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Can Overheating Damage Your Engine Gaskets?

Your vehicle engine produces impressive amounts of heat as it carries you from place to place. This heat must be controlled in order to prevent damage to the rest of the motor. The cooling system takes responsibility for these tasks, and it makes use of a special fluid called coolant to achieve this.

Coolant needs to be carefully contained as it makes its way through the system. At junctions between different components, the small spaces between metal parts are often bridged by special seals called gaskets.

Gaskets exist throughout your cooling system. While durable, they can be damaged...

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Why Your TPMS Light Becomes Illuminated

Tires that are underinflated or not inflated to the manufacturer's recommended pressure level not only decrease your fuel economy, they create unnecessary wear on the tire's tread and might eventually cause the tire to blow out. The Tire Pressure Monitoring System, a horseshoe-shaped light with an exclamation point in the middle, is meant to promote safer driving by alerting you to tire pressure issues.

At Donley Ford Lincoln of Ashland, our sales representatives are happy to point out if the vehicle you are purchasing includes this valuable tire monitoring system...

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AWD and 4WD, Adding an Extra Level of Safety


You don't have to be tough to drive an all-wheel or four-wheel vehicle anymore. These features have become so common that they are standard equipment on many vehicles. Auto manufacturers often use this as a selling point to gain an edge over the competition. The safety and versatility alone are a great reason to consider one of these vehicles. Donley Ford Lincoln of Ashland is happy to provide you with some information regarding these features.

We all know that these features are designed to keep us on the road, even during the worst conditions. They add an...
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Why You Should Make Sure Your Vehicle Has A Full Fuel Tank Throughout This Winter


There is no sugar coating it, for many of us times are tough and it is difficult to make ends meet. This causes quite a few of us to cut corners to make it by where and when we can, every little bit adds up. Many of us run our vehicles on the close to the empty side of life, keeping the weight down and providing a little bitter fuel mileage. Doing this, however, can ultimately cost far more than a fill-up may run.

The empty space inside of your fuel tank is not actually empty, it contains water vapors…
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Ford's Blind Spot Information System: How Technology Can Keep You Safe


If you've ever had a close call due to your vehicle's blind spot, then you know the value of technology that can keep you safe. Ford's Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) is designed to do exactly this.

Using sensors on your vehicle, BLIS can detect approaching cars several feet behind you and automatically turn on warning lights. This is also especially useful if you need to back out of a parking space or driveway where children or animals may be playing.

The Cross Traffic Alert also comes with BLIS, which switches on whenever you begin to reverse…
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Is The Ford Fiesta The Sedan of The Future?


When it comes to economy sized sedans, the Ford Fiesta personifies the name perfectly. The vehicle's exterior is rather impressive thanks to its slanted curves and door-grooves. Even the attractive LED lighting looks like piercing eyes. This vehicle comes in many colors such as ruby red metallic, blue candy metallic, white platinum metallic and orange spice metallic.

​Technological features are big here, especially for such a small car. The Ford Fusion is loaded with the goods such as SYNC 3 voice-activated technology, Sony premium audio, Bluetooth, a 6.5-inch display and a...
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What’s the Excitement Surrounding the 2018 Ford Explorer?

The 2018 Ford Explorer is worth talking about, even buying or leasing if you’re in the market! It comes available in the Ford Explorer Base, XLT, Sport and Platinum, and Limited trims. It can also comfortably seat seven passengers. Many drivers throughout the Ashland, OH region and beyond like the wide range of amenities offered, like 18-inch wheels, 4.2-inch display screen, a six-speaker sound system, and Bluetooth streaming.

Today’s consumer likes to remain connected while on the road. Ford also added Wi-Fi to all its new Explorer trim models.

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2018 Ford Fusion Primed to be Your Next Car

Some cars demonstrate a tradition of excellence through design, performance and safety innovation. The 2018 Ford Fusion is one of those rare models that we recommend to drivers of all backgrounds in the Ashland, OH area. For years, the Fusion has been known as a highly reliable car that holds up well and has a strong resale value. However, this year Ford is taking it to the next level.

The 2018 Fusion model is spacious and is touted for its great level of comfort when driving.

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