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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
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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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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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Do I need to service my Ford car at the dealership I bought it from?

Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
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Ford car service in Winder, GA

Many dealerships have something called “auto-servicing contracts” which they will ask the customers to sign while making a new vehicle purchase. This essentially means that the customer will have to service their car only from that dealership during the warranty period. But that is not what should usually happen. Do I need to service my Ford car at the dealership I bought it from? The short answer is no. Read this blog by Akins Ford to learn more. You can then get your Ford car serviced here in Winder, GA at Akins Ford.

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What Are Some Common Reasons for vehicle AC Failure?

Friday, August 6th, 2021
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Get your Ford vehicle’s AC repaired in Winder, GA

Summer is already here and hence it is time to thoroughly check your Ford vehicle’s air conditioning system. People often tend to ignore the ACs and then end up sweating away on a hot summer afternoon. We are here to ensure that does not happen to you. Today we will tell you what some of the most common reasons for vehicle AC failure are. Continue reading this blog by Akins Ford to learn more. You can get your Ford vehicle’s AC repaired right here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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What is the difference between getting tires rotated and balancing tires?

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021
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How often should you get your tires rotated?

Which is the one part of your vehicle that gets affected the most by wear and tear? It is the tires. The tires come in direct contact with the road and hence face the most wear and tear damage and hence need to be replaced often. But tire replacement can be very expensive, so it is important to keep a check on our tires and make sure we maximize their life. How to do that you ask? Well, read ahead to find out! What is tire rotation and balancing? How often should you get your tires rotated? You can get your tires rotated here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA!

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How to know my Ford vehicle needs an oil change?

Friday, July 23rd, 2021
Mechanic changing engine oil.

Get your oil changed at Akins Ford, Winder, GA

Every Ford owner and driver knows that vehicles need their oil changed often. But exactly how often? How to know that your Ford vehicle needs an oil change? What time intervals should be getting your oil changed? If you have similar questions, read this blog by Akins Ford to find out. People living in or around Winder, GA can get their Ford vehicle’s oil changed here at Akins Ford!

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Why does my Ford car battery keep dying?

Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
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Top 5 ways to avoid a dead car battery

Considering the lockdown situation over the past year, most of us have not been driving our vehicles as often as we used to. This might lead you to a dead car battery the next time you try to start it. If you have had a dead car battery recently or are wondering why that happens, you are on the right page. Continue reading this post by Akins Ford in Winder, GA to learn the top 5 ways to avoid a dead car battery.

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Where Can I Find Custom Automotive Light Installation near Atlanta?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2021
custom automotive lighting in instrument cluster gauge

Custom Lighting & Installation at Wild Willies Custom Accessories

There’s a time and place for going low-profile, but your vehicle was built to turn heads. Custom lighting is a surefire way to make sure your car, truck, or SUV is noticed by every auto enthusiast in the vicinity. If you’re looking for a place to get it done, your personal pit crew for custom lighting and installation is waiting for you here at the Wild Willies Custom Accessories shop at Akins Ford.

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