Plantation Ford

707 N. State Road 7
Directions Plantation, FL 33317

  • Sales: (866) 415-9839
  • Service: (888) 711-6656
  • Parts: (888) 815-1706


End the summer on a high note with the Ford Escape

Ah, the beautiful summer months are still in full swing, however, not for long. Here at Plantation Ford we urge you to take full advantage by planning some exciting trips to new, undiscovered destinations with the reliable and exciting 2017 Ford Escape.


No matter where you go, the Intelligent 4WD in the #FordEscape will help you get there.

A post shared by Ford Motor Company (@ford) on tem, auto stop-start technology and SYNC3 make it even more exciting.

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Who Would Win, a Ford F-150 Raptor or a T-Rex?

With a name based on a predatory dinosaur, we can't blame Autoblog for wanting to compare the Ford F-150 Raptor with a Tyrannosaurus. How do the two stack up in this comparison vid?

Well, the 2017 F-150 Raptor can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in about 4.2 seconds, and has four beefy disc brakes to bring it back to a halt again. Its high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine delivers 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of…

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Family Travel Made Easy with These Kid-Friendly Trip Tips

When it's all adults, a road trip can be an exciting experience that's fun from start to finish; however, once you add kids to the mix, it can be a lot more complicated and stressful. That said, we love our kids and want them to have a great time too, so we have a short list of ways you can make your road trip much more kid-friendly. Watch the video below and hear how one experienced mom makes her trips easier, or read our quick written list if you're short on time. Either way, we hope you…

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Ready for Summer with Car Care Tips

It's the middle of summer but it's never too late to ensure your vehicle is ready for the season! In the video below, the Autotrader experts give some simple tips to make driving in the summer safer and cooler. For brevity, we've written out the list below so you can give it a quick skim.

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Turn Your 2018 Expedition into a Lean Mean Off-Roading Machine

The Ford Expedition has always been the SUV version of a truck, built to do all the things a truck can do: tow a trailer, haul a payload, and now, go off road.

When equipped with the FX4 Off-Road Package, the 2018 Expedition becomes a backcountry champion—just the SUV to save the day when the roads wash out after a storm, or to make it to a hard-to-reach fishing spot.

An automatic Terrain Management System allows…

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carwow Can't Contain Excitement for 2017 Ford Mustang

Searching for suggestions for your next sports car? Well, if so, you've come to the right place, as your pals here at Plantation Ford feel we have a great one in ours, the 2017 Mustang.

And since we recognize that such a statement is sure to inevitably prompt the all-important question of why, we thought it appropriate to link the following video. Ride along with carwow reviewer Mat Watson to learn all about the latest Mustang:

The Mustang's base trim -- the generously appointed V6 -- is not one to disappoint.

Standard features on this model include 17-inch alloy wheels…

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How to Turn a 2010 Ford into a 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot

Not ready to give up on your reliable old Ford yet, but wish you could enjoy the latest in smartphone connectivity technology? There may be a solution. Ford SmartLink can activate modern wireless features in model-year 2010 to 2016 vehicles.

This accessory will be available from dealerships like Plantation Ford this summer, and is sure to delight tech-savvy drivers looking to upgrade their vehicles without having to trade in. SmartLink:

  • Is easy to install.
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Preventing Trouble on Your Next Road Trip

In order to limit the trouble you have with your car during your next road trip, it is important that you take the following precautions. Road safety begins at home, and this checklist is the key to your safe trip.

Keep a gas can in your trunk for when the car runs out of gas. Not too many people carry a can with them, so you can get assistance faster this way.

Have some jumper cables in the car in the event your car battery were to die. This is something you can use to get help from the first…
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Car Battery Replacement

Your car battery can be looked at as the heart of your vehicle. If it dies and your car doesn't start then you are not going anywhere without calling a tow truck. You can avoid this inconvenience by making sure your car battery is replaced before its last day. Some vehicles have a light that flashes as a warning when you need to check your battery. This light could mean many different things but all issues pertain to you needing to check your battery. Your battery could be close to tapping out or there could be something wrong internally…
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Simple Fuel Economy Tips For You

The high fuel prices at the pump are not making life on the road easy. But there are few simple fixes that can help you to get the max out of your tank.

There are a number of gimmicks which promise fuel efficiency. But rather than opting for these, it is better to adopt some basic skills which will be able to cut your trips to the gas station.

In order to improve upon something, you need to measure it first. This means that you need to know much more than just your consumption from tank-to-tank. You need to know…
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