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Give your car the care it needs before summer adventures

Are you preparing for a summer chocked-full of adventures? Before you pack up the car and hit the road, make sure that it's been properly serviced so you don’t' end up running into any inconvenient car trouble during your travels.

Here at Tuttle-Click Ford Lincoln, you can always rely on the expertise of our service technicians who staff our onsite service and repair center. We encourage drivers in and around Irvine, CA to keep up with routine service and maintenance because not only does it allow you to drive your car for a longer period of time, but…

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Looking for your dream used car? Come to Tuttle-Click Ford Lincoln

At Tuttle-Click Ford Lincoln, we know that not all drivers are seeking a brand-new vehicle. This is why we take pride in offering drivers around Irvine, CA the chance to shop for quality used cars at affordable and transparent prices.

Regardless of whether you're on a tighter budget or you simply prefer to drive a used car, we've surely got what you're looking for. Because we have such a vast inventory of used cars, you'll find endless options, each of which offers something unique to their drivers. We can help you get moving with a high…

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Discover Ford's Redesigned Explorer

This year, Ford redesigned its three-row SUV, the beloved Explorer, and the updated flagship is a hit. To understand why, let's highlight some of the new Explorer's design features.

Today's Explorer possesses an updated exterior. While it pays homage to the nameplate's classic styling, the 2018 model's front end also sets new trends. You will enjoy its distinctive grille, LED headlamps and standard fog lamps. Inside the latest Ford Explorer, you will find seating for seven passengers, and you can opt for Explorer's available PowerFold system. This system quickly turns...

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Take a Glance at Some of the 2018 Ford C-Max Performance Features

If a compact hybrid is the next type of vehicle you are planning to purchase, the 2018 Ford C-Max is offers ample interior space, stylish exterior appeal, and numerous performance features. Do you want to know more about some of the performance features that come with the Ford C-Max? If so, then we invite you to read our summary of a few notable performance features that come equipped with the compact hybrid.

The 2018 compact hybrid comes with Active Grille Shutters, which are controlled through an engine control module that works with the shutters to regulate engine temperature...

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Motor Oil Myth: Changing Oil Every 3,000 Miles

Changing your vehicle's motor oil is necessary maintenance task to ensure it lasts as long as it can. However, as automotive technology has changed over the years, many motor oil myths are repeated that are no longer true.

It was once a rule of thumb that every vehicle should have its motor oil and oil filter changed every 3,000 miles. Traditional motor oil would break down chemically in the engine in that about that amount of time. When synthetic oils became common on the market, however, this rule of thumb fell by the wayside.

 

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Jump Starting Your Car with Another Car

Discovering your car has a dead battery can be a huge inconvenience. If you’re able to jump start it with another car, it can be a huge help. Stop at Tuttle-Click Ford and pick up the supplies you need should this ever happen to you.

Jump starting one car with another requires both cars nose to nose and shut off. Attach one end of the positive (red) cable clamp to the dead battery’s positive terminal and the other end to the good battery’s positive terminal. Hook one end of the negative cable to the good battery’s…

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Towing Made Easy

If you have a load of items you need to tow and plan on using your own trailer, be sure to run through a checklist of the proper things to do to prepare your towing vehicle and the trailer. This involves having things like working trailer lights that are synchronized with the towing vehicle, the correct size trailer hitch, good tires and many other items.

Besides having the obvious things like these aforementioned items, it's also good to know the maximum load for your towing vehicle. If you haven't driven a trailer before, practice driving around and backing…

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At Home DIY Headlight Restoration


When our headlights go dim, most of us search for solutions to restore them to their original condition. There are a variety of methods many people use to do that on their own that involve ordinary products found on the shelves of grocery or big box stores.

Did you know that toothpaste actually can be used to polish away the yellowing and cloudiness of headlight lenses? Just add some toothpaste to a warm wet cloth and scrub away. It can't do any harm, and you just might see more clearly when driving at night.

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Move Over Laws and Safe Driving Practices

Drivers need to be people who take a lot of responsibility. They also need to be individuals who concentrate on the sights and sounds around them at all times. Oblivious people who do a lot of daydreaming are never the safest and most dependable drivers on the road, after all. If you want to be a driver who is all about pure safety, then you need to have a good grasp of…
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The Ford Blind Spot Information System - Loved By Many


Making a turn into the next lane can be a little tricky, but, it doesn't have to be. If your vehicle entails the outstanding blind spot feature by Ford, you are in for a treat.

The Ford Blind Spot Information System provides relief for making a change of lanes action. Do you remember that car that blew the horn at you for almost hitting them while attempting to change lanes? What happened? Didn't see the car in your external mirrors, huh? Yea, you are definitely not the only one. This overlook has led to many of the vehicle…
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