October 2015 - Brandon Ford

Archive for October, 2015

What Ford is doing to keep your car safe from cyber attacks?

Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Ford Mustang interior dash

Can my Ford be hacked?

It can be a scary world out there. You hear on the news about people’s privacy being invaded, lives being hacked into, and even cars being turned off remotely. There’s a lot that you can do to protect yourself, but what about your car? In the past, Ford has even allowed hackers into their facilities and into their systems to expose potential weaknesses. So lets answer the question, can your Ford be hacked? (more…)

Things to look for when your truck shakes

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
Ford F-150 Highway Driving

Why does my Ford F-150 shake?

There are many things that could make your truck shake, and we will walk you through them. This guide applies to more than just Ford trucks. These problems can come up on nearly any vehicle regardless of make or model. First step is not to worry. This is a solvable problem, and we just have to start by ruling things out. Let’s figure out why your F-150 shakes. (more…)

Parking your Ford automatically

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
Ford Taurus city parking

How to use Ford Active Park Assist

Parallel parking has been a struggle for many of us. Ever since we were forced to do it on our driver’s test, or had a panic attack trying to get that primo spot on a busy street, it has been a slightly scary endeavor. Even if you are a Jedi master at it, Ford is here to help you out. Let us tell you how to use Ford Active Park Assist. (more…)

Ford Intelligent Access and push-button start

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
Ford Fusion Interior 2016

How to use Ford push-button start

Starting Ford with push-button start is easy. The first step is to depress the brake. If you are driving a manual transmission Ford, then  press the clutch instead. Now, with your key fob in your pocket, simply press the start/stop button. Turning off your Ford is just as easy. Press the brake, make sure the car is at a full stop, put the car into park, and then press the start/stop button. It really is that easy to use Ford push-button start technology with Intelligent Access. (more…)

Tampa Bay Guide to Halloween 2015

Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
Spooky Halloween

Halloween 2015 events and activities in Tampa FL

There is no shortage of haunting Halloween activities to do in Tampa, FL, this October. Make sure you have everything planned out for maximum Halloween enjoyment. (more…)

Ford Focus RS horsepower and torque confirmed

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Sideview of Ford Focus RS 2016

2016 Ford Focus RS official specifications

There has been a lot of speculating about the new Ford Focus RS, but Ford left even the most ambitious speculations in the dust. Ford doesn’t just put the RS badge on anything, and the 2016 Ford Focus RS specifications prove that. (more…)