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Get Where You're Going with Seasonal Maintenance Services

If you feel the road calling your name as the seasons change, you need to know that your car will get you where you want to go. As Martinsville switches to the autumn season, be sure to get your car checked out to make sure it is ready for all that is to come at Nelson Ford.

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When you get seasonal maintenance services completed on your vehicle, you can know that every part of it will be looked over...

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Keep Your Pet Comfortable and Happy When Traveling

As you load up your new SUV or minivan from here at Nelson Ford and you get ready to head out of Martinsville, VA, it is important for you to do what you can to help your pet have a comfortable and happy trip. You want your pet to enjoy the trip as much as you and the rest of your family.

  • Allow your pet to run around outside before you head out on your trip to burn off some energy.
  • Stop often so that your pet can get out and spend time in the fresh air.
  • Be patient with…
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To lease or to buy? That is the question

Here at Nelson Ford, we know that everyone is unique and the way that you go about getting a car that will work out well for you will be unique to you. You need to find a car that you love and figure out the best way of using that car.

If you're not ready to make the commitment to buying, then you might want to lease a car instead of choosing to take ouar that you love.

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Take heed of your check engine light

Making your vehicle last longer is something that you should be interested in. Having it inspected on a regular basis will help you to do this. In most cases, that is every year. You may also be aware that you might have other problems with the car that require attention when you see certain indicators light up.


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If you see that your check engine light has come on when you are driving or when you first turn it on, you should

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Ford F-150's Improved Engines Bring Unexpected Benefits

The 2018 Ford F-150 will make a lot of improvements to the already winning formula provided by the 2017 F-150. Key among them are a series of new and improved engine options that will add even more functionality to this excellent truck. And while some of these engine options will bring more power, a few will have the benefit of better fuel mileage.

The 2018 F-150's 3.3-liter V6 engine, for instance, will improve on the fuel economy of the 3.5-liter engine it's replacing, offering 19/22/25 MPG. It will also provide a 2.7-liter EcoBoost…

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2017 F-250 Super Duty Packs the Power to Get the Job Done

The 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is what Car and Driver calls "a trucker's truck." It packs a huge amount of power for when you have a big job to get done, and while it does have modern upgrades to make the cabin livable, it is relatively Spartan, making it more of a work truck than a personal vehicle.

The Super Duty is available in several trim levels and two engine options…

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The Ford Explorer can't stop, won't stop

Even superheroes need a little backup sometimes. The 2017 Ford Explorer compliments an unstoppable driver swimmingly and we're proud to offer it to drivers around the Martinsville area here at Nelson Ford.

 

You don’t stop, so we don’t stop. No matter what time it is. Always Unstoppable. #FordExplorer

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The Ford Explorer boasts extreme versatility, rugged durability and a level of comfort that can't be topped. This SUV delivers a smooth, steady ri

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Avoid car trouble during your fun summer road trips: service your vehicle today

Nelson Ford takes pride in satisfying our customers and drivers throughout the Martinsville area in any way we can. Aside from great new and used vehicles we also offer the exceptional skill of our onsite service and repair center, staffed with technicians who will always work their hardest to keep your vehicle in the best possible shape.

 

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If you're planning to do a lot of traveling this summer, then scheduling a service appointment for your vehicle is a very wise idea. Our team…

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2017 Ford Focus RS is One Incredible, High-Flying Hatch

No matter how you slice it, there sure is an awful lot to appreciate about our esteemed American automaker's hot hatchback, the 2017 Focus RS. It is, far and away, one of the most impressive vehicles we here at Nelson Ford have ever encountered.

Yet, what makes it so?

Here with an explanation is AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika; check out his review of the Focus RS in the clip below:

We could sing the praises of the Focus RS's engine -- a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder -- for days on end.

Coupling with a six-speed manual transmission…

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Understanding Ford's Latest Eco-Friendly Materials

Do Ford's recent choices about plant-based vehicle materials have you feeling... bamboozled? Worry not, the experts at Nelson Ford are here to demystify it for you!

In the past decade, Ford Motor Company has begun replacing synthetic materials (plastics and petroleum-based foams) with sustainable ones. The idea, in a nutshell, is that the Earth has only a limited amount of petroleum oil, which takes millions of years to produce, but has an unlimited amount of plants, which grow and replace themselves quickly. Ford's first plant-based product was soy foam, which is now used in all...

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