Avoiding Hydroplaning in Wet Weather

When rain makes the streets of Traverse City more slick, hydroplaning becomes a risk. Hydroplaning is when your car loses traction with the road because of water, and you lose steering and braking. We at Fox Grand Traverse Lincoln want you to know how to avoid this danger so you can drive safely no matter the road conditions.

There a a number of steps that can help you avoid hydroplaning. The first step is to keep your tires in good shape. Make sure they are properly inflated and are rotated and replaced regularly. You should also make sure that you…

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What is a transfer case and how does it work?

If you have a car, truck or sport-utility vehicle that has a four-wheel-drive function, then your vehicle has a transfer case. We here at Fox Grand Traverse Lincoln want you to know what a transfer case is, how it works and why it's important.

All vehicles, even those with four-wheel drive, only use either the front or rear wheels for normal driving. For those with four-wheel drive, some of the energy needs to be transferred from either the front or back wheels to the other two wheels so all four can move at once. That's where the transfer…

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Understanding Your Powertrain and Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty Coverage

If you've never owned a vehicle before, then you might not be clear about what kind of warranty coverage you have. Most manufacturers provide powertrain coverage for your engine, transmission, transfer case, driveshaft, etc. This coverage generally lasts for 10 years or 100,000 miles, whichever comes first.

Bumper-to-bumper coverage is beneficial if you're looking to have service completed on areas of your vehicle that are somewhere between your two bumpers. In essence, you can reap the benefits of coverage for most repairs made to your air conditioning, heat, safety features

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Watch Our for These Symptoms of Exhaust Problems

If you're new to owning a vehicle or just haven't had many problems on the vehicles that you've had, you might not know all of the potential signs of exhaust and muffler problems. Knowing when you might have a problem with your exhaust system can help you give yourself a heads-up to potential problems with your vehicle that might be in the works. It's always better to fix things sooner rather than later, and watching for these signs can help you take your vehicle into the mechanic sooner.

When you notice that you tailpipe or entire…

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Understanding How a Transfer Case Works

A device that is part of your vehicle’s drivetrain design, a transfer case will split power from your engine to be directed over to the front and rear axles of your automobile when you have a four wheel drive model. This transfer case can be found directly behind your transmission, with the front and rear drive shafts connected to it. It’s physical design typically includes a series of gears / a chain drive system.

A transfer case has the potential to change between a two wheel drive function and four wheel drive high range and low range. 

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How the Lincoln Corsair Leads in Design

The Lincoln Corsair is the compact, luxury SUV that brings you more design features than other vehicles in its class. That's because design makes all the difference when it comes to the luxury driving experience. Here are two of the most impressive design features of the current Lincoln Corsair.

With the Corsair, you never have to struggle to find the perfect seating position. In fact, the driver's seat gives you 24-way power adjustments. You can find adjustments for every part of your body from your head and neck to your back and your thighs. 

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Why the Lincoln Aviator is a Performance Leader

For those who drive a mid-size luxury SUV, performance is important. After all, you can be carrying up to seven passengers and their cargo. You want to make sure that your SUV can move when needed. That's why more and more luxury drivers are choosing the Lincoln Aviator. This is a mid-size, luxury SUV that leads in performance. Here are some of the top features that you should know about.

First, the Aviator comes standard with a powerful 3.0-liter turbocharged engine that gives you up to 400 horsepower. This is more than enough horsepower to allow you to…

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Why the Lincoln Aviator is a Performance Leader

For those who drive a mid-size luxury SUV, performance is important. After all, you can be carrying up to seven passengers and their cargo. You want to make sure that your SUV can move when needed. That's why more and more luxury drivers are choosing the Lincoln Aviator. This is a mid-size, luxury SUV that leads in performance. Here are some of the top features that you should know about.

First, the Aviator comes standard with a powerful 3.0-liter turbocharged engine that gives you up to 400 horsepower. This is more than enough horsepower to allow you to…

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Hit The Open Highway In A Lincoln Aviator

The Lincoln Aviator is a vehicle for all occasions. This mid-size SUV exudes prestige, ambience and sophistication. Consumers can choose from a range of trims, including the Reserve and Black Label. The exterior of the Aviator is elegantly styled to perfection with striking contours and strong lines. Three rows of seating is available, and seven people can sit in the cabin.

On the performance side of things, this SUV is a beast. Each trim level comes equipped with a 10-speed automatic transmission. Smooth gear shifts can be expected. If you're a little more adventuristic, then

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Lincoln Corsair Design Features

Design features are something that helps make a vehicle stand out to potential buyers, and Lincoln is known for producing vehicles that leave their mark. The Lincoln Corsair is one of the top choices in Traverse City for luxury sport utility vehicles thanks to the many design features that set this vehicle apart.

The interior design offers plenty of open space feel that allows you to optimize your storage options in the Corsair. This includes a floating center console design that offers easy access to control key features of the vehicle while still offering storage in the media bin below…

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