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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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Advanced Driving Technology in the Lincoln Nautilus

These days, vehicles need high-tech equipment to keep you safe. Luckily, the Lincoln Nautilus has you covered. This new luxury crossover is available at Lincoln of LaPorte with a collection of built-in cameras and sensors. The equipment works to make two unique features possible.

The first is Adaptive Cruise Control. While many drivers in La Porte have used a traditional cruise control system, this high-tech version takes things a bit further. It will monitor the flow of traffic to adjust your speed accordingly. It's even capable of coming to a full stop during a traffic jam.
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Technology Features in the All-New Lincoln MKZ

Here is why the new Lincoln MKZ continues to be the midsize luxury sedan that has drivers excited about the technology features throughout the vehicle. Set the Adaptive Cruise Control feature when you take the new Lincoln MKZ on the highway, and it used front mounted sensors to monitor traffic ahead and maintain a safe buffer by reducing your speed until clear. Once the lead car has picked up speed or moved on, your desired speed will resume. 

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Android Auto & What it Can Do for You

Today phones are not just phones anymore because they pretty much allow us to manage all areas of our lives while we’re on the go. Android Auto, an in-vehicle technology that lets you connect your Android phone or device to your car offers you some of the best features you can imagine. Come to Lincoln of LaPorte and let us show you how this state-of-the-art technology can help you.

When you’re Android smartphone or device is connected to your vehicle through Android Auto, you can do the following things.

  • Make and receive phone calls
  • Retrieve voicemails
  • Navigate maps…
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