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Where to get Certified Pre-Owned Ford vehicles in Winder, GA?

Wednesday, November 24th, 2021
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Certified Pre-Owned Ford vehicles in Winder, GA  

Shopping for a car may be tedious and time-consuming, especially if you’re purchasing a secondhand vehicle. There are several distinct factors to consider, and we don’t want to squander our money on a car that isn’t in good functioning form. We at Akins Ford are aware of all of these issues and want you to make informed choices. Here’s where certified pre-owned vehicles come into play. What are CPO vehicles, and what do they entail? Where can I find certified pre-owned Ford vehicles in Winder, GA? Learn all there is to find out about certified pre-owned Ford automobiles in Winder, GA, by reading this blog from Akins Ford. After that, you may go through our CPO inventory here!  

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Are there any recycling centers in Winder, GA?

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021
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Recycling Centers in Winder, GA  

Garbage recycling is an urgent issue of this hour. Hence, the Garbage & Recycling division’s objective is to offer solid waste services to the inhabitants of Winder via the collection, disposal, and recycling of waste material in an ecologically sound, cost-effective, and cost-efficient way. If you have been wondering, are there any recycling centers in Winder, read this blog to find out! In this blog post from Akins Ford, we will tell you everything about the recycling centers in Winder, GA.  

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How to safely drive after dark in Winder, GA?

Monday, November 22nd, 2021
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Tips for driving after dark in Winder, GA  

Drivers are 3 times more likely to be involved in a fatal vehicle collision at night than during the day. Due to the reduced visibility, you are less likely to spot objects approaching you when driving at night. So, how can you go securely in Winder after dark? More people will be on the road as the Christmas season approaches. Knowing how to drive at night would not only help individuals avoid vehicle accidents, but it will also make the road safer for everyone. Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn some tips for driving after dark in Winder, GA. Then have a look at our updated inventory here!  

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What are the engine and performance specs of the new 2022 Ford Ranger?

Friday, October 22nd, 2021
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2022 Ford Ranger Engine and Performance Specs

The new 2022 Ford Ranger is expected to be a powerful vehicle. We expect it to hit the roads of the Atlanta area between now and the end of 2021. There’s still enough to discover in the meanwhile. It is powerful and capable, fuel-efficient, and comes in a variety of configurations. So, what are the engine and performance specs of the 2022 Ford Ranger? Continue reading this Akins Ford post to learn everything there is to know about the 2022 Ranger engine and performance specifications. Then come on down to Winder, GA, to see our new Ranger inventory!

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How to save money on vehicle servicing in Winder, GA?

Thursday, October 21st, 2021
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Vehicle Service Specials at Akins Ford in Winder, GA

Every vehicle on the road requires service assistance at some point. That is true whether you’re driving one of the newest Ford models or an old favorite you’ve enjoyed for years. Check-in with the service team at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, when you require any assistance. But how to save money on vehicle servicing in Winder, GA? Our onsite service center provides a variety of service specials to minimize the cost of the services you require. Check out this blog to learn more about the vehicle service specials at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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Get Your Vehicle Ready for fall in Winder, GA

Monday, October 18th, 2021
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Car Maintenance Tips for fall in Winder, GA

Fall is almost around the corner, which means a new season for your car as well! How to get your vehicle ready for the changing season? Here’s all you need to know about preparing your vehicle for the new season and the changes that fall brings to your driving conditions and vehicle. Along with some car cleaning tips, here are some car maintenance tips for the fall season by Akins Ford in Winder, GA. Schedule a service with us here at Akins Ford after reading this article!

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What is Ford Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler?

Thursday, September 30th, 2021
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Video: Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler

The Easy Gasoline® capless fuel filler has an integrated spring-loaded door that allows you to fill up by just inserting the fuel nozzle into the tank. There is no need for a screw cap. After removing the gasoline nozzle, the Easy Fuel capless fuel filler automatically seals. So, precisely what is the Ford Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler? Watch this video: Easy Fuel® Capless Fuel Filler by Akins Ford. You may also browse our new vehicle inventory in Winder, GA, after reading this article!

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How does Ford Remote Start System work?

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021
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Video: Ford Remote Start System

Did you know you can start your vehicle before you even get in it? That is correct. You can start your Ford without having to step outside into the bitter cold. If you’re curious how the Ford Remote Start System works, keep read on to discover. The following blog by Akins Ford has a video: Ford Remote Start System explaining the entire process.  You can also check out our new Ford selection in Winder, GA, later.

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Difference between winter tires and all-season tires

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021
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Winter tires vs. all-season tires

Even though we don’t see a lot of snow in Georgia, there are some winter seasons when we do. Even if we don’t receive snow, traveling over the Christmas season may require driving in places where snow is prevalent. When winter arrives, you may need to replace your tires. There are winter tires and all-season tires, but they serve distinct functions. So, what’s the difference between winter and all-season tires? Continue reading this article to compare winter tires vs. all-season tires here at Akins Ford. 

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Where in Winder, GA, can I get my car detailed?

Monday, September 27th, 2021
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Car detailing in Winder, GA

Most people associate auto detailing with cleaning the inside of their vehicle, vacuuming the carpet, cleaning the console and dash, and hanging one of those fragrant tree deodorizers. Auto detailing entails so much more. At Akins Ford, we provide a variety of automobile detailing services. We keep the vehicle for the entire day to ensure that your car or truck is spotless on the inside and exterior. Look no further if you’re wondering where you can get your car detailed in Winder, GA. Read ahead to learn more about car detailing in Winder, GA.

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