6 Frequently Asked Questions about Buying a Vehicle from our Finance Team

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Buying a car can be an intimidating experience. Picking the vehicle and test drives are fun and exciting, but when it comes down to the numbers, you tend to loosen your collar a bit. Whenever money becomes involved, things start to get tense. I put out a question asking what people wanted to learn about… Read more »

Ford Roadside Assistance Kit and Winter Survival Kit

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Everyone dreads it, but the official start of winter doesn’t happen until the first real snowfall comes down. You can tell that it’s winter if a) the snow on the ground lasts longer then 2 days and b) terrible drivers seem to come out and find their way into the ditch. Accidents do happen. Black… Read more »

How to Change a Flat Tire

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“That would never happen to me.” “Why would I need to know that?” “I’ll just pay someone to do that.” Accidents happen, and sometimes people tend to forget that. Just the other day, one of our customers ran over a tire in their back yard. She tried to Youtube search a video on how to change… Read more »

Your Must-Have Truck Accessories

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Your truck isn’t just your colleague at work; it’s your lone companion on the road. Your truck is worthy of your respect and appreciation, and sometimes it appreciates a gesture from you. And that’s what truck accessories are for. Here are the must-have truck accessories this spring for equipping your truck and helping it help you better. Truck Accessories: Lift… Read more »

The Fast and the Family Orientated – 7 Fun Family Vehicles

Posted by & filed under Bennett Dunlop Ford, Buying Tips, Carman Ford, Ford Product, Reviews, River City Ford, Vehicle Feature Tips.

When most people imagine a vehicle that’s ‘fun to drive’, they envision something low, swoopy, with two doors and just two seats. Sadly, for most of us a vehicle like this just isn’t practical for daily use. We need something that seats four (or more) with plenty of space for all our stuff, and won’t… Read more »

Best of the Best: DCAG’s Top 5 Best Winter Tires

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In a consumer-orientated market like Canada, you have plenty of options when it comes to choosing a good set of winter tires. While more choice is always good, picking between the multitudes of different tires can be a little overwhelming. That’s why here at the Driving Change Automotive Group we’ve compiled our list of what… Read more »

Used Car Buyer’s Guide #6: How Much to Budget for Monthly Payments?

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Have you been keeping up with Driving Change’s informational series on pre-owned car shopping? We devoted the last 2 weeks to finding out how to assess a used car during a test drive and then how to spot trouble areas during a vehicle walk-around inspection using the same techniques that certified mechanics and experienced auto… Read more »