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Durability and Safety Features of the Ram 1500

When you are in the market for a light-duty pick-up truck, you want to make sure you have safety and durability at the top of your list. Here are a few features of the Ram 1500 you will surely appreciate.

It doesn't matter how the truck looks if the frame is made from inferior metal, it will never live up to your expectations. The Ram 1500 will exceed all your expectations because the frame has been developed using 50,000 psi steel that has eight ultra-tough cross-member design for additional strength.

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No More Slipping with the Dodge Charger

Have you ever felt your wheels slipping on the road? It's not a great feeling. But with the all-around popular Dodge Charger, a performance sedan, you'll be able to drive with more confidence whether you're going up a hill or slipping on a gravel-strewn road.

The Dodge Charger gives you greater traction with two elements. The All-Speed Traction Control reduces power and applies brake pressure when it senses your wheels slipping. This allows your wheels to regain traction on the road. Also, the Hill Start Assist will help your wheels keep traction on the road when you…

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Life is Easier in Reverse with the Ford Focus Rearview Camera

You've got places to go, and it's easier to get there when you've got the Ford Focus. Affordable, it has great gas mileage to keep operating costs down in Detroit Lakes, MN. High-tech, it offers a dash screen with a rearview camera system on every model.

When you are parking the Focus, the rearview camera can lead you back into the space. If you are pulling away, it can help you watch for obstacles. This vital piece of equipment can show you other cars that are too close for comfort. It can reveal pedestrians, bicyclists, and runners…

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Ford Flex's Excellent Design Features

We adore the Ford Flex! This atypical sport utility vehicle's urban-influenced design has set the model apart from other SUVs for more than a decade. Let's review two of its design features now.

This midsize SUV with three rows lets you alter several interior lights' colors and change any drive's mood. The available lighting system offers a range of seven colors and gives you control over ambient light in the center console bin, center cup holders and each footwell.

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What is the Advantage of Glass Headlights?

The perfect headlight uses a solid surface of the glass to protect the light bulb and reflector. The glass not only protects the inner workings of the headlight, but it also allows the light to stream freely through the solid surface and provide a maximum amount of candlelight power to reach the road ahead.

Glass headlights provide a rigid, unyielding surface that does not blur with age. Since the light from a bulb has no set direction, the glass satisfies two functions. First the light is forced through the central part of the glass to focus the beam, and secondly…

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Changing A Flat Tire Is Easier Than You May Think

Getting stuck with a flat tire is never a fun experience. But it doesn't necessarily have to ruin your day. If you know what to do then changing it really isn't that big of a deal.

For starters, you will want to have your vehicle parked in the flattest area possible. This will help things to go much easier. You will then need to use the tire iron to break the lug nuts loose. Then raise the vehicle up off of the ground high enough for the tire to slide on and off. At that point, you can…

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Powertrain vs. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty - What Do I Want?

When you buy a new or used vehicle, you want to know that should something happen, it’s covered by a warranty. We at Webber Family Motors want to make sure you not only have the warranty you want but also understand what you’re getting.

Powertrain warranties cover the “power” things that are under the hood, such as the engine, transmission, and differential, basically most of the things that are responsible for delivering power to the tires. These are generally the most expensive parts to repair. Bumper-to-bumper warranties cover almost everything on the car other than things

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Stay Safe When Towing a Load

to determine whether yours is right for the job. If you don't know the weight of your load, you'll need to calculate it, figuring in the weight of the trailer and tires. Your vehicle tow ratings must match up, or you may create a dangerous situation.

 

Proper towing isn't just a matter of safety. It's critical to maintaining the investment you've made in your vehicle. Our service center in Detroit Lakes, MN can advise you on the best way to tow with your current ride. If it's inadequate for your chosen task, talk to…

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Webber Family Motors Can Help Explain Horsepower

The majority of people believe that the more horsepower in a vehicle the better it will perform. While there is certainly truth to that way of thinking, most of us have no idea what exactly horsepower is. Perhaps, this explanation will help.

As steam engine designer and inventor James Watt was trying to figure out a way to sell more steam engines, he knew he had to find a way to impress potential purchasers with their strength and power. At the time, most people understood just how powerful horses were and used them to perform work. In his quest to…

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Why You Should Be Keeping Fuel in the Tank During Winter

When the freezing cold arrives this winter, you are going to be wanting to drive your car with as much gasoline as possible. Leave the tank near empty, and these are a few of the issues you might be dealing with. If your car is almost out of gas, you are lightening the load of the rear of the car substantially. Those tires need all the help they can get on slick roads, so a full tank will make it easier for them to grip that icy highway.

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