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Engine Cooling System and Radiator Service

It can be very tempting to try and maintain certain areas of your vehicle on your own as a way to save money long-term. We know that the initial purchase of a vehicle is expensive and puts a dent in your budget as time goes on from insurance, gas, maintenance and more. Unfortunately, this type of service is necessary, but we want to make sure that you know that it is important to have our professionals here at Auto Plaza Ford Inc. take care of your vehicle for you so the job is done right; saving you on costly repairs…

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Discover the Benefits of Synthetic Oil

The hum of a well-maintained car is a soothing sound which drivers strive to achieve. Wise drivers heed the recommendation of owners manuals with regard to regular oil changes. Well-qualified technicians can perform these essential car maintenance services on your behalf so you can get back to the De Soto, MO streets. Drivers can experience confusion with regard to oil selection at the service center. Synthetic oil is an excellent option for drivers who require its use.

Service centers will offer many options for your oil change. 

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Stay on the Road With a Full Tank of Gas

Did you know that it is very important for you to have a full tank of gasoline in your car as the temperature drops in De Soto, MO? Gasoline has a lower freezing point than water, and condensation in a partially-filled gas tank can freeze up gas lines and other components which can prevent the vehicle from operating as it was designed.

Not only that, but if you keep your vehicle's tank filled, then you will have fewer times that you will have to go out into the cold in order to pump your gas. 

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Windshield Washer Fluid Promotes Health of System

If you have ever contemplated what the importance of windshield wiper fluid is, we here at Auto Plaza Ford Inc. are happy to announce that there is quite a considerable amount of importance where safety is concerned. Not only is the safety of the driver at stake, but also that of the washer system itself.

Windshield washer fluid is the primary means that a driver has to clean off their windshield. This system must be maintained regularly in order to continue peak performance. 

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Explore the Ford SYNC 3 Infotainment Center

Just like many things Ford has to offer, the SYNC 3 Infotainment System has multiple uses and capabilities that are friendly for users of all demographics. Ford has spent a long time developing the system, with their main goal of SYNC 3 being incredibly user-friendly with its flawless interface.

Connect to Bluetooth with either your Android or Apple phone, and you are met with the ability to control the system with your phone. 

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Blind Spot Monitoring Helps You Drive Safely

You have probably experienced, like most drivers, a close call just because you did not see someone riding in your blind spot. The blind spot is that area that is located just to the rear and to either side of your vehicle. Your mirrors do not pick up the reflection of the vehicle because it is out of their range. The Ford Blind Spot Information System utilizes sensors to pick up any vehicle that is within 10 feet of the back of your vehicle.

The most common way to check if there is a car back there is to look…

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Be Effective and Productive with the 2017 Ford F-150

Despite what some may think, there is a difference between hard work and productivity. While a Prius may work just as hard, it wouldn't exactly be productive in hauling your mattress to your next home.

With the 2017 Ford F-150, you can now work hard and be productive while doing it. Designed for maximum efficiency, the 2017 Ford F-150 is spacious with its custom interior, all new turbo chargers for increasing its boost - this truck is nothing but powerful. 

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The 2018 Ford Explorer: In Pursuit of Greatness

The 2018 Ford Explorer is here, and it has created a lot of attention for the automotive industry. This vehicle has copious amounts of technological features as well as premium power. Thanks to its Terrain Management System, you can drive on any type of surface while in total control. On top of that, this dynamic system lets you drive more comfortably through inclement weather situations.

There's an automatic lift gate if your hands are full and there's SYNC 3 voice activated technology built-in. 

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4 Halloween Safety Tips


If you didn’t know, Halloween is right around the corner, which means that our streets will be lined with trick-or-treaters. As we drive our vehicles, we must all be aware of this fact and yield to pedestrians; according to the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration), Halloween ranks as one of the top three days in which pedestrians are injured, or killed by motorists.

It’s not uncommon for excited children to run across the street without looking both ways, so as motorists, we should be on high alert while driving through our neighborhoods. Here are some tips to…
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4 Halloween Safety Tips


If you didn’t know, Halloween is right around the corner, which means that our streets will be lined with trick-or-treaters. As we drive our vehicles, we must all be aware of this fact and yield to pedestrians; according to the NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration), Halloween ranks as one of the top three days in which pedestrians are injured, or killed by motorists.

It’s not uncommon for excited children to run across the street without looking both ways, so as motorists, we should be on high alert while driving through our neighborhoods. Here are some tips to…
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