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Man using phone to operate vehicle

What features come with FordPass Smartlink?

FordPass SmartLink Features and Availability on new Ford models 

Being firmly entrenched in the middle of the Digital Age, we’re more connected to information, people, and our vehicles than ever before. Our phones can do a lot for us, and with Ford’s new FordPass SmartLink technology, they can help us keep better tabs on our models at all times. Today, our Sherwood Ford team will show you the best FordPass SmartLink features, as well as their availability (and cost) on new Ford models. Come check out how advanced the Ford line truly is!   Read the rest of this entry >>

Tablet being used to operate Wi-Fi inside Ford vehicle

How to set up and connect to Wi-Fi on the Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system

When you live an on-the-go, busy lifestyle, the last thing you need to worry about is not having the time on the road to respond to those emails or complete online deals. That’s why new innovations on today’s Ford vehicles have turned them into mobile offices, complete with internet capabilities and plenty of convenient features to bring you closer to everything in your life, no matter where you are. Today, we’ll show you how to set up and connect to Wi-Fi on the Ford SYNC 3 infotainment system, so that you can see just how easy it is to open up your life even when you’re behind the wheel!   Read the rest of this entry >>

Man checking financing options in office

Why Choose Ford Canada Credit? 

Benefits of choosing Ford Canada Credit when buying or leasing a Ford vehicle

With so much commerce being hosted online nowadays, there are more ways than ever to get inside a high-quality Ford vehicle for a price that can fit your budget. One of the most popular ways to do so in our nation is via Ford Canada Credit, a financing service that has been at the epicentre of Canada’s auto financing world ever since 1962. Today, our Sherwood Ford team wants to show you some of the top benefits of choosing Ford Canada Credit when buying or leasing a Ford vehicle!    Read the rest of this entry >>

Centre view of Ford SYNC infotainment touchscreen

How to update your Ford SYNC App

The current Ford vehicle lineup is regarded as one of the most technologically advanced on the Canadian market, thanks to its SYNC infotainment system. With this, you’ll be able to navigate, stream media, and even call your most important contacts with ease. However, there comes a time when you’ll need to upgrade your SYNC app’s software in order to get the latest and greatest tech inside your Ford model. So, today our Sherwood Ford team will show you how to update your SYNC App! Read the rest of this entry >>

Ford F-150 Flat Tow

Which 2019 Ford Vehicles Can Be Flat Towed?

The Celsius scale might not be getting too high anytime soon, but since the areas that surround Edmonton are so beautiful year-round, now is as good a time as ever to load up your trailer or camper and head out in search of adventure. You might find yourself wanting to bring your Ford model along for the ride, and if that’s the case, we’re sure you’ve wondered “Which 2019 Ford Vehicles Can Be Flat Towed?”   Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Ford Super Duty PIckup next to RAM Heavy Duty and Chevrolet Silverado HD models

Which diesel engine is the best for your heavy-duty truck?

Power Stroke vs. Cummins vs. Duramax diesel engine comparison

Though much has changed in the pickup industry over the years, one thing has and most likely will remain constant – as much as a well-built, strong and innovative pickup build matters, what’s most important is the engine that lies inside, ready to work for you at a moment’s notice. That’s why American-made trucks like the Ford Super Duty, Ram 2500 and Chevy Silverado 2500 HD have put so much research and development into providing blue-collar workers with all the strength and relentless power they need. We want to give you a closer look at each powertrain that these legendary trucks offer, so join Sherwood Ford as we show you our Power Stroke vs. Cummins vs. Duramax diesel engine comparison! Read the rest of this entry >>

Should you buy the 2019 Ford Escape or 2019 Ford Edge?

2019 Ford Edge vs. 2019 Ford Escape model comparison

We’ve come to expect a lot from Ford over the years; it’s a monolithic model manufacturer, with plenty of high-performing models from just about every type of vehicle build. If you’re on the hunt for a well-made, high-quality crossover, you should know that the Ford family has two that are at or near the top of the automotive class; that’s simply unheard of for most other brands. Our Sherwood Ford team wants to take you through them today, so join us as we show you our 2019 Ford Edge vs. 2019 Ford Escape model comparison! Read the rest of this entry >>

Man using Push Button Start inside 2019 Ford Fusion

What to do after your car key fob battery dies

Ford vehicles are built tough, but that doesn’t mean that some components aren’t indestructible through normal use. If you’ve just found yourself locked out of your vehicle with a dead key fob, we may be able to get you going. Our Sherwood Ford team wants to help if this ever were to occur with your model, so today we’ll show you what to do after your car key fob battery dies. Learn how easy it is to get back up and running!  Read the rest of this entry >>

Orange 2019 Ford Ranger driving on mountainous road

What are the power ratings of the new 2019 Ford Ranger?

2019 Ford Ranger performance capabilities and specs

History has a way of coming full circle in many situations, and this extends even to the vehicles that are produced for drivers across the North American continent. Ford has recently unveiled plans to revive the iconic Bronco SUV, and in a pleasing twist of fates, the Ranger has been given new life as well! We can’t wait to see this industry-favourite mid-size pickup in action, but beforehand, our Sherwood Ford team will be taking you through the all-new 2019 Ford Ranger performance capabilities and specs! Read the rest of this entry >>

Cables being used to jump dead battery in vehicle

What to do when your Ford vehicle’s battery dies

We’re no strangers to frigid conditions here in Edmonton, so it should come as no surprise that there are plenty of environmental factors that can lead to our vehicles not being as effective as they could be. In most instances, diminished performance is an annoyance, but there are few situations that are worse than coming across a dead or dying vehicle battery, especially when you’re all set to head out on the road for the day. Our Sherwood Ford team wants to help you out, so today we’ll show you what to do when your Ford vehicle’s battery dies. Read the rest of this entry >>