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When Do You Really Need to Change Your Oil?

When do you really need to change your oil? Under normal driving conditions, you should expect to change your oil between 7,000 and 10,000 miles. Today's engines run a lot cleaner than ones made 10 years ago. With normal everyday driving, oil doesn't really get dirty but may get contaminated with particles and residue caused by friction. It will turn a dark color when it needs to be changed.

When you purchase a car with a warranty, it often includes oil changes at certain intervals. Sometimes the engine light will come on that means "service soon…

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The 2018 Ford Fusion & Its Mid-Sized Sedan Excellence

When it comes to mid-size sedans, there are a number of vehicles on the market to fill the void, but the 2018 Ford Fusion is one of the best. This car comes in four different versions, which includes the Standard model, the SE model, the Hybrid model and the Hybrid SE model.

Advanced technology is the name of the game, and the 2018 Fusion is no exception. This sedan is loaded with innovation SYNC 3 voice-activated technology, EcoCruise technology, EcoSelect technology, FordPass technology and many other features.

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Ford's Seasonal Maintenance Suggestions

The holidays are coming and the seasons are changing. Summertime was an excellent experience for many. The long-distance drives and commutes were enjoyable for the family and taxing for your car most certainly. That is why we here at Ford Services want to make sure that your car is entirely up to maintenance for the season change.

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Why Choose the Ford Fiesta?

If you're looking for a vehicle that is practical, looks cool, and is efficient, few cars can outperform the Ford Fiesta. This small sedan may not win any horsepower awards or receive any extreme luxury considerations, but it does serve a purpose. Here at Midwest Ford, we have a full lineup of Ford Fiesta models, and they come in a wide range of colorful tones.

 
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Is Your Car Ready for the Changing of Seasons?

The summer driving season has slipped away for one more year, and the coming autumn and winter will bring us shorter days in the Hutchinson, KS area. That means you’ll likely be doing more driving in the dark. If any problems with your car’s lighting system have been put off by the fair weather, now is the time make sure all your lights are operating at peak efficiency.

Have you checked all your car’s lights lately? Are your headlight lenses clear, or have they taken on that hazy, cloudy look? Have you checked all your tail lights…

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Why You Should Buy and Drive an SUV

There's more than one good reason why purchasing a Sport Utility Vehicle is a smart buy in Hutchinson, KS. As a matter of fact, there are about a half dozen reasons why you should consider making an SUV part of your acquisitions. These reasons pretty much fall under the categories of performance utility, and in some cases luxury.

When it comes to performance, features such as driver and passenger-side airbags, anti-lock brakes and halogen headlights are must-haves and standard with SUVs. And, there are other features such as off-road capability and handling in adverse conditions...

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For Peace of Mind When Driving a New Car


Buying a new car can be an expensive investment. When you visit Midwest Ford in Hutchinson, our sales staff will talk with you about the importance of GAP insurance for your new car. While you may not plan on getting into an accident that totals your vehicle, you need to be prepared.

GAP insurance is Guaranteed Asset Protection that is coverage beyond your traditional car insurance. You will be covered in the event you total your vehicle for the amount of your car loan. Your regular insurance will pay you the fair market value while the GAP coverage pays out…
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Come Get Your Oil Changed Today

When you think of maintaining the service on your vehicle, there is more to it than just filling up at the gas pump. Keeping these matters in check provides you with the safe sense of knowing that your vehicle is road-ready. One of the most important services you can have done to your vehicle is routinely getting your oil changed.

Not only does your oil keep your vehicle running smoothly, but it protects all the moving components of your vehicles engine from damage. That damage could range from metal to metal contact, to built up microscopic particles, to wear and…

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AutoGuide.com Sings Praises of Powerful 2017 Ford Focus RS

If you're seeking a hot hatchback that's every bit as easy on the eyes as it is fun to drive, we here at Midwest Ford would be quick to couple you up with ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

Why, though?

Receive the need-to-know info from AutoGuide.com Road Test Editor Dan Ilika; his appraisal of the Focus RS is as follows:

Rife with refinement, the sole trim level of the Focus RS is sure to tick most every box on your short list.

Standard features include 19-inch alloy wheels, summer tires, performance brakes, adjustable suspension settings, automatic xenon…

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The 2018 Ford F-150: Engine Options For Every Driver

The 2018 Ford F-150 will release with a wide range of models and options available from day one. Included among these will be a slew of engine options that will help you tailor your driving experience to your individual wishes and needs.

For instance, if you're interested in better fuel economy, the new F-150 will have options to help with that. Its 3.3-liter V6 (the replacement to the 2017 truck's 3.5-liter engine) has been rated for 19/22/25 MPG. The second generation 2.7-liter MPG will also deliver 20/26/22 MPG.

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