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Safety in the Lincoln Nautilus

The Lincoln Nautilus is a smart vehicle that works to keep you safe on the road. This new luxury crossover comes standard with a suite of active safety features. One of those features can help you avoid a potential frontal collision. We here at Lincoln of LaPorte are excited to show you how these features can change the way you approach road safety.

The Automatic Emergency Braking system uses a frontward-facing camera to keep an eye out on the road ahead. It also uses powerful sensors to detect possible hazards in your path. 

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Membership and Warranties With the Lincoln Certified Pre-Owned Brand

When looking at Lincoln, one thing that is very noticeable about the brand is that it has been built on relationships with the customer. This is one of the reasons that they check every vehicle they get in order to see how reliable it is. If they have vehicles that are very reliable, they make sure to let the customers know.

As a matter of fact, the Lincoln brand thrives on being open and honest about the vehicles. Therefore, they have information about each one of their used vehicles - including the certified pre-owned vehicles - which are put on history reports…

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How Your Battery Capabilities Change with Temperature Extremes

When the weather gets really hot, the battery on your car works more efficiently for a short while. Unfortunately, the hot weather also speeds up the corrosion process with your battery and will end up shortening the life of it. Hot weather will make you need a battery faster than normal.

If the weather is freezing at night, you may discover that it's hard to start your car in the morning. Sometimes your battery will only work at 50% power in the really cold weather, making it hard for your battery to turn on your car. A battery that…

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Helpful Tips to Reduce Road Glare When Driving

One of the things that the team here at Lincoln of LaPorte like to do is to share information that could help our customers stay safer while behind the wheel of their vehicles. Here are some tips for reducing the effects of sun glare while driving.

When you wear polarized sunglasses, you'll be in a better position to reduce the glare of the sun and see more clearly while driving. The sun visor in your vehicle can significantly cut down on the amount of glare while giving you a better view of the road ahead. 

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Luxury and Comfort inside the Lincoln Nautilus

At Lincoln of LaPorte, we like to point out how the Lincoln Nautilus is designed to make your drive easier. Electric Power-Assisted Steering makes low-speed maneuvers more fluid and high-speed jaunts firmer and more controlled. Adaptive Suspension lets you choose Comfort, Normal, or Sport so you can adjust whether you get a sportier ride or a smoother experience over rougher roads.

To make every trip more comfortable, you can adjust the available Ultra-Comfort front seats with Active Motion using 11 independent air cushions. Seven of those cushions include massage. 

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Performance Features of the Lincoln Continental

The classic luxury sedan gets a streamlined and updated appearance for the new model year. The popular Lincoln Continental has long been known for its dedication to luxury and its exemplary road performance. Drivers can expect a powerful engine and thoughtful attention to detail in the vehicle's interior appointments.

The 3.0-liter V6 engine delivers turbocharged performance, with 400 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque for that burst of acceleration power when you require it. All-wheel drive keeps the car steady on the road through a variety of challenging curves and conditions. 

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Signs Your Tires Need to be Replaced

One very important part of your vehicle that contributes to the overall safety of your vehicle is the set of tires that you have. The vehicles on our lot come equipped with some high-quality tires. Over the years, these tires can wear down with frequent use. Here are some signs you need new tires:

  • You may notice cracks in the rubber of your tires.
  • Your treads are worn down.
  • Your vehicle skids or slides in wet road condition. 
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You Can Choose to Avoid Salt Corrosion

A lot of people don't seem to realize that they have the option to avoid salt corrosion on their vehicles. The strategy that they must use is to make sure that they take said vehicle through a car wash as quickly as possible. They should also use basic maintenance techniques such as waxing the vehicle at least once every six months.

The other critical thing that some people tend to forget about is that they must also try to avoid driving into large standing bodies of water. 

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The Importance of ASE Certification

Proper maintenance is an important part of vehicle ownership. You need to take your ride in for regular service visits to ensure that it can run smoothly for years to come. When you're on the hunt for a service professional, look out for ASE certification. We here at Lincoln of LaPorte want you to be an informed vehicle owner, so here's why ASE certification is important.

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Use This Resource to Correctly Install Your Child's Safety Seat

One of the most effective ways that you can protect your child when you are behind the wheel it to always keep him or her in a child safety seat. However, it is equally important that it is installed in the correct manner to prevent injury if a crash occurs. At Lincoln of LaPorte in La Porte, IN, we want your child to stay safe, so we have summarized some tips about how to install a child safety seat below.

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