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Quality Pre-Owned Vehicles for the Family

Whether you're looking for an SUV for your family or a reliable sedan for your teenager, Ford Certified Pre-Owned vehicles are an attractive option.

At Auto Plaza Ford Inc., we want you to feel confident in your Certified Pre-Owned purchase. Each vehicle is fully backed by a 12 months/12,000 miles limited warranty that covers the engine, steering, brakes, and many other vital systems. 

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Best Ford F-150 Performance Features

The 2018 Ford F-150 has everything you could need in a truck in terms of speed, power and performance. This model was manufactured to take on serious jobs without jeopardizing reliability or fuel efficiency. One of the first changes you will notice from previous models is the upgrade to the 10-speed automatic transmission, which replaced the prior six-speed version. Change between five different modes so that you are getting the most responsiveness out of your truck in all conditions.

Whether you are towing a boat or pushing a snow plow, there is a Ford F-150 engine that is perfect for…

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Ford EcoSport Capability Features for 2018

Have you seen the latest from Ford EcoSport? The new design has been created for better comfort and room. With five seats available and technology that lets you push down seats to make for a bigger room in the back, you can do pretty much about anything with the EcoSport. It's a very fuel-economic SUV as well in the subcompact SUV market. It can get up to 29 mpg on the highway.

At the base level, you get a 1.0 three-cylinder turbocharged engine that puts out 123-horsepower. You can always upgrade and choose the 2.0 four-cylinder engine…

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Quality Comfort and Performance Features in the 2018 Ford Fusion

Have you ever wondered what it is about the 2018 Ford Fusion that gets people excited about performance? If so, then you will surely want to read this article.

With three stunning models from which to choose, you will feel the respect Ford has for this model as well as its drivers. You'll just need to make your selection between the 1.5L engine that comes as a standard feature, the 2.0L or the 2.7L V6 that is available on the Fusion V6 Sport. 

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Driver-Assist Technologies You Can Find in the New Ford Mustang

The Ford Mustang is a popular sports car, and it has been for many years. Over the years, the Mustang has seen quite a few design changes. One thing that has remained the same is that the 2018 Mustang provides the technological features that De Soto, MO drivers demand.

The new Ford Mustang has technology that assists the driver. Pre-collision assistance provides a warning and applies the brakes if the system detects an object that you are quickly approaching. The Lane-Keeping System provides you with an alert if you drift outside of your designated driving lane. 

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The Ford Transit Connect Has Capability Features To Spare

Businesses that have cargo that needs to be moved should look into the all new 2018 Ford Transit Connect. This is a perfect choice for a business of any size because it can handle anything that you throw at it. The Transit Connect also boasts some impressive capability features as well that include:

  • Up to 128.6 cu. ft. of cargo space
  • Maximum payload rating of 1,610 lbs
  • A towing capacity of up to 2,000 lbs. when equipped with the Trailer Tow Prep Package
  • 2.5L iVCT engine
  • 6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™ (RSC…
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Ford Edge: When Design Comes First

Consumers looking for a good crossover often choose the Ford Edge, a popular midsize SUV. This vehicle will prove to be everything you want and expect in an SUV. It has great style, power and technology features. Its design features make it one of a kind. Come to Auto Plaza Ford Inc. here in De Soto, MO and check it out yourself.

The new Ford Edge has some beautiful yet functional design features starting with the SEL Sport Appearance Package:

  • Rear spoiler
  • 19-inch Magnetic-painted wheels
  • Skid plates in Magnetic
  • Dark headlamps 
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Change a Flat Tire in a Few Easy Steps

Having a flat tire is never a fun situation, but if you know how to change one, you'll be ready when it happens. You'll also know how to do it safely so that you can get your vehicle to a service station as soon as possible.

There are several steps to changing a tire. First, find flat, hard ground that is away from traffic and place an obstacle, such as a heavy rock, behind the wheel of the opposite side that you are raising so that your vehicle doesn't roll. 

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Exhaust System Leaks are Nothing to Sneeze at

If you are driving around De Soto, MO and you think your car is shaking and vibrating more than it should, that might be because you are having a pretty big problem. That could be any number of things, but if it's an exhaust system leak, then you are going to need to get it to the mechanic, either in their own shop or at Auto Plaza Ford Inc.

If that vibrating is going along with a car that appears to have poor gas mileage, then you are really going to have a problem. There is a chance that…

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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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