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Tech Features That Make the Lincoln MKT a Safer Crossover

Getting a midsize crossover just right is not easy, but it seems Lincoln was able to satisfy with the Lincoln MKT model you can find at Lincoln of LaPorte. We like to talk about this popular midsize crossover because great vehicles are always a good subject, and it has a lot of tech features to show off, such as the following.

Tech in the Lincoln MKT

Technology is here to make driving through La Porte easier and safer. You can do that with some of the following features:

Lane Keep

Staying in your lane has never been easier, and you…
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Tips for Handling an Automotive Emergency

There's no need to dread an unexpected breakdown. While they're never going to be fun, there are preparations you can make before one happens that will take most of the pain out of breaking down.

Practice changing a tire and periodically check things like headlights, antifreeze fluid levels, tire pressure, and battery charge. One of the most common breakdowns is a flat tire, so make sure you understand how to use your vehicle's jack, and keep the tools for changing a tire always with you.  

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Tire Rotation Services are Beneficial

Many mechanics provide tire rotation services along with other beneficial packages. If you take your car to a shop for a rotation, you'll gain big benefits when the services are complete.

A tire rotation is a strategic job that has many steps. During the rotation phase, a mechanic makes adjustments to protect tire treads. These changes impact how friction builds up on the road. While the wheels are off the ground, a typical mechanic may also check the air in every tire. Typically, a technician will resolve all tire problems that can impact speed, cornering, and braking. 

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Know the Signs of a Leaky Exhaust System

The exhaust system removes toxic gases from your vehicle and exhausts it to the outside via the tailpipe. A malfunctioning system can cause gases to accumulate in the vehicle. This can lead to the suffocation of people inside the car as well as vehicle damage.

At Lincoln of LaPorte, we think that knowing the signs of a problem with your vehicle is equally as important as knowing how to get an issue fixed. Here is what drivers should pay attention to as you drive around town. 

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Why Cabin and Engine Filters Are Important

Regular maintenance is necessary for any vehicle. During your last service visit, it may have been suggested that you replace the cabin and/or engine filter. Why is this necessary?

Cabin air filters work to remove dust, pollen, and other particulates from your vehicle. The result is an improvement in your interior air quality. For those with respiratory issues or some younger or older passengers riding with you, this difference can be noticeable. 

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Tech Specs in the Lincoln Nautilus Make it Safer Than Ever

The new tech specs in the Lincoln Nautilus change the game for drivers. What we are seeing at Lincoln of LaPorte is a long list of features that make drivers feel safer and more in control despite the car doing all the work. One of the best new tech specs in the new vehicle is the adaptive cruise control’s new stop and go lane centering.

Not only can you adjust cruise control to work with your needs, you can also count on your car to also work with you to keep your cruise going in questionable traffic patterns.  

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Discover the Center Panel of the New Lincoln MKZ

If you want the latest technology in your next vehicle without the unnecessary clutter, take a look at the new Lincoln MKZ. This renowned mid-sized luxury sedan has a central control panel that's carefully crafted for ease of use. It houses a variety of tech features and puts the comfort controls within reach.

The most prominent feature of the center panel is the infotainment center. The large touch screen is easy to use and lets you control your media, make calls, and get directions all in one spot.  

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Tips for Taking Your Next Test Drive

One of the components of any car that you're interested in taking on a test drive that you should check would be the brakes. You can usually look through the wheels to see the brakes and determine whether the pads are good or not. Pay attention to any noises from the brakes when you're driving the car.

Examine the suspension system by pushing down on the front and the back of the vehicle. You should see minimal give or bounce when this is done. If you do notice excessive bouncing, then it could be an indication of anything…

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Top Tips for Driving in the Rain

Driving in the rain is only as difficult as you make it out to be. At Lincoln of LaPorte, we're here to offer up some advice so you can be safer when the roads are wet. It will ensure you’re less likely to get into an accident or skid out of control.

Traction is critical when it’s raining. Be sure that the air pressure in your tires is where it needs to be. You should also slow your speed so that you can stop when it’s necessary. You can avoid hydroplaning in many instances by avoiding…

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Enjoy the Design of the Interior in the 2019 Lincoln MKZ

When it comes to the appearance of the 2019 Lincoln MKZ, you do not have to stop at the exterior of the vehicle. As a matter of fact, we at Lincoln of LaPorte encourage you to see the exterior of the 2019 Lincoln MKZ as an invitation to check out the interior features of the vehicle.

One thing that the 2019 Lincoln MKZ is going to communicate with the interior of the vehicle is luxury. One of the first things to look at is the type of seat that is in the vehicle. This vehicle has the Bridge of Weir…

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