Archive for April, 2020

What Trim Levels and Configurations are Available for the 2020 Ford Ranger Lineup at Akins Ford?

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
2020 Ford Ranger on grassy cliff

2020 Ford Ranger Trim Levels, Configurations and Packages 

After its wildly successful 2019 reboot, the new Ford Ranger lineup is here at Akins Ford, and this mid-size truck enters model year 2020 with even more options for Atlanta-area truck shoppers to choose from. Join us as we explore the numerous 2020 Ford Ranger trim levels, configurations and packages available for our clients this time around. 


Adding Smartphone Apps to Your SYNC®3 Infotainment System

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
Ford SYNC®3 with AppLink® display

How to Add Apps to SYNC®3 with AppLink® 

If you own a Ford vehicle equipped with a SYNC®3 infotainment system, staying connected from the open road has never been easier. AppLink® is a feature that lets you control some of your favorite smartphone apps right from your vehicle’s display. This article will explain how to add apps to your SYNC®3 infotainment system using AppLink® and what apps are available for you to take advantage of. 


Ford Escape Guide: Resetting Your Oil Change Indicator System

Thursday, April 23rd, 2020
2020 Ford Escape instrument cluster

How to Reset the Engine Oil Change Light on the Ford Escape

Your Ford Escape may come equipped with an Intelligent Oil-Life Monitor system that helps determine when it’s time for an oil change based on a number of conditions that affect the quality of the oil over time. Resetting your Escape’s Intelligent Oil-Life Monitor promptly after each oil change is key to ensuring your oil life reading is as accurate as possible. You can learn to reset the engine oil change light on your Ford Escape SUV by following these steps. 


Ford Service Card Owners Enjoy $130 Tire Rebate Opportunity

Sunday, April 19th, 2020

What is Ford Tire Rebate & How Do You Apply?

There are many perks to being a Ford Service Credit Card owner, but right now members have one more thing to smile about. Through July 31, 2020, Ford Service Credit Card owners can take advantage of rebate savings on the purchase of four new tires from approved brands. Keep reading to learn more about the Ford Tire Rebate and what it entails from approved brands to learning how to apply.


Ford Offers ‘Built to Lend a Hand’ COVID-19 Financial Relief Opportunities

Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
Ford badge Built to Lend a Hand program

Ford Built to Lend a Hand Commercial

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to shut down much of the United States, Ford Motor Company is once again offering financial relief opportunities to those impacted by COVID-19. The Built to Lend a Hand program helps keep customers on the road with a no payment period of up to six months for eligible clients. Here you can view the touching Ford Built to Lend a Hand commercial and get more details on what this offer could mean for you.


Local Food Delivery and Takeout Options in Winder, GA

Monday, April 13th, 2020
takeout or delivery food

Where Can I Get Food Delivery and Takeout in Winder, GA? 

Residents of Barrow County know you don’t need to travel to the Big Peach to sample from some seriously tasty dishes. In fact, you can have it all from home. If you’re looking to order in, we have some delectable options coming your way. Check out our list of local favorites and chain restaurants that offer food delivery and takeout right here in Winder, GA.


Akins Ford Offers up to 6 Months of Payment Relief for Qualifying Clients

Friday, April 10th, 2020
2020 Ford Explorer models on pavement

Enjoy 6 Months No Payments on a New Ford Vehicle in Atlanta, GA 

At Akins Ford, we understand that the ongoing public health crisis has put many of our valued clients in a difficult position. We’re here to help get you back on the road. That’s why for a limited time we are offering up to six months no payment for eligible new-car customers who finance their purchases through Ford Credit. 


Where Can I Order Groceries in Atlanta during the Stay-at-Home Order?

Monday, April 6th, 2020
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Atlanta Grocery Delivery Services during Coronavirus Lockdown

As experts warn Georgia’s residents to avoid crowded stores in the midst of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, many of us are turning to online services to fulfill everyday needs. As the demand for food delivery services reaches record-breaking heights, you may want to see what options the Atlanta area provides. Not sure where to start? Check out our list of grocery delivery services available in Atlanta during the coronavirus lockdown. 


Akins Ford Serves Community through COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place Order

Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Are Car Dealerships Open during Georgia’s Shelter-in-Place Order?

An executive order placed in the wake of coronavirus’s spread in Georgia will mean statewide enforcement of significant restrictions across all counties. For those in need of a new vehicle or repair services, this begs the question of whether car dealerships will remain open during Georgia’s Shelter-in-Place order. You can find the answer here!