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Preserving Your Ford Vehicle’s Value

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Most people understand that, when it comes to retaining value over time, cars are more of a necessity than an investment. Like cell phones and computers and almost any other type of machine, automobiles decrease in value the more they’re used and the older they get, but that doesn’t mean that all cars, trucks, and SUVs have to depreciate in value at the same rate. In fact, as your Hudson Ford dealer, we’d like to offer up some tips to help you preserve your Ford vehicle’s value for as long as possible!

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Why Ford Collision Parts

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It’s never convenient to find yourself dealing with the aftermath of an automobile accident, but one thing every Ford owner in Hudson, IA must do after facing such a dilemma is figure out the best way to go about making repairs. Drivers should keep their Ford a Ford by using original manufacturer parts for collision repair.

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How to Care for Your Ford Vehicle’s Tires

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Ford tires can be the sort of thing that drivers in and around Hudson, IA take for granted, but the quality and condition of those tires have a lot to do with the safety one can enjoy when behind the wheel of a Ford vehicle. That’s why it’s so important to take good care of those tires, and here at Bill Colwell Ford, we’d like to offer the following advice to help make sure that’s exactly what happens with you and your Ford truck, SUV, or car.

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Devin Schafer, Ford ASSET Program

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Bill Colwell Ford is proud to recognize Devin Schafer for completing the Ford Automotive Student Service Educational Training (ASSET) program through Des Moines Area Community College. Devin has been working in our Ford Service Department since 2018, first as a Ford ASSET Student Technician, and now as an automotive technician.

The ASSET program includes...

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Tips to Effectively Clean Your Ford Vehicle

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Everyone wants a clean car, but according to one study, only 32% of people actually clean out the inside of their vehicle at least once per year. Here at Bill Colwell Ford, we preach the value of car care, and that means doing everything you can to keep your Ford vehicle in good condition. Knowing that, we’ve put together this checklist of things Hudson Ford owners should do to clean the interiors of their Ford cars, trucks, or SUVs.

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Improving Your Ford Windshield Wiper Performance

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All things considered, having a windshield wiper or two replaced is one of the more affordable items we can help with at the Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center located at Bill Colwell Ford, but that doesn’t mean drivers are interested in purchasing new ones every two weeks. There are some things drivers can do to keep their wipers healthy and make the most of their performance, and we’d like to spell them out for our Hudson Ford drivers:

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Top 10 Gift Ideas for Drivers

Need a gift for someone you care about? Give them something they can actually use: worry-free car maintenance!500 × 333
Gift certificates for Bill Colwell Ford and the Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center are perfect for everything from normal vehicle maintenance to special goodies, like:
  • oil changes
  • detail services
  • vehicle accessories (installation or carry-out) 
  • and more!
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What Ford Warning and Indicator Lights Mean for Hudson Ford Service

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There are some warning lights and indicators inside our Ford vehicles that we know all too well, including the gas light, the “buckle your seatbelt” light, and the “something is wrong with the battery” light. But what about those other indicators for which you may not have as much familiarity? The following is a look at what certain warning and indicator lights mean, and whether they mean you should take your vehicle to our Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center located at Bill Colwell Ford.

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