Archive for the ‘Guides & How Tos’ Category

How to Light Up Your Home Using the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power

Friday, March 11th, 2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ towing a trailer

Guide to Use the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power for Your Home

Ford has revealed the next installment in the F-150 line, called the Lightning™. The brand has created a new model on the 2022 Ford F-150 that helps keep homes and businesses safe during outages. This new model is called Intelligent Backup Power. Using this model, when your power goes out, the F-150 Lightning™will automatically turn on to provide backup power for your home until the situation is resolved. This system also allows you to connect appliances like a coffee maker and lamps to your truck’s battery so that they can charge while you’re on the go. Wondering how to light up your home using the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning™ Intelligent Backup Power? Check out this Akins Ford blog post!

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How to Change the Tires in my Ford?

Friday, March 4th, 2022
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Tire Changing Tips for your Ford 

Are you on the road with a flat tire? Do you want to know how you can change the tire by yourself? Join us at Akins Ford in Winder, GA, for some easy DIY tire-changing tips for your Ford. Continue reading for more information.  

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What is the SiriusXM® with 360L?

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021
Ford SiriusXM® with SYNC® 3 digital display

Video: SiriusXM® with 360L 

What is the SiriusXM® with 360L? Learn how the available SiriusXM® with 360L offers so much variety and creates a unique listening experience for each driver. Watch this video: SiriusXM® with 360L by Akins Ford. Then check out our new Ford inventory here in Winder, GA! 

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What are the key features of the Ford Pro™ subdivision?

Wednesday, December 8th, 2021
Ford Pro™ National Grid Van

Ford Pro™ key features

What are the key features of the Ford Pro™ subdivision? The all-electric Ford E-Transit van, will debut in 2022. It is the all-electric version of America’s best-selling van, the Ford Transit. So, what does the Ford Pro section of the brand entail? Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn more about the Ford Pro key features. Then check out our current inventory here in Winder, GA!  

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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 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 everything 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
New Ford headlights see people and animals better

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
2022 Ford Ranger splash package

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
Mechanic changing engine oil.

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
Akins Ford service center

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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