Category Archives: Service & Parts

man checking a car battery

How to choose the correct battery for your Ford vehicle

Five ways to make sure you get the best battery for your Ford vehicle 

You can’t just grab any old battery off the shelf and expect it to work in your Ford vehicle. Every vehicle is different, and there are different types of vehicle batteries to match different vehicles. Below, we have five tips for how to choose the correct battery for your Ford vehicle. 

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2020 Ford F-150 truck left idling

Is it bad for your engine to sit and idle for long periods of time?

Engine idling facts and myths 

There are a lot of myths when it comes to any vehicle component, from tire pressure to fuel economy. Today, we will be busting a common myth or two about idling your vehicle’s engine. Keep reading below to learn whether it is bad for your engine to sit and idle for long periods of time. 

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Service Specials for March 2020 near Edmonton, AB

Where can I find discounted vehicle maintenance near Edmonton, AB this month? 

Our dealership offers service specials throughout the year to reward our customers for choosing to do maintenance at Sherwood Ford. This month, we have many great deals for drivers in the Edmonton area to take advantage of. Continue reading below to learn about our service specials for March 2020 near Edmonton, AB. 

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2020 Ford Ranger and F-150 models parked off road

What is included with the Ford Performance Off-Road Leveling Kit?

Today’s pickups have, unsurprisingly, been built to be stronger and more durable than ever. If you’re currently in ownership of an F-150 or Ranger model, we have some awesome news for you from Ford itself – now, you can get a specialized Off-Road leveling kit for your model for maximum performance and precision when heading away from the pavement! Today, our Sherwood Ford team will be taking you through what’s included with the all-new Ford Performance Off-Road package, so you can see just how easy it is to take on any terrain. Read the rest of this entry >>

Sherwood Ford Winter Service Centre feature

How to winterize your Ford vehicle

Recommended services to get your Ford vehicle ready for winter weather 

Like it or not, cold and snow are fast approaching us here in Edmonton, and with that comes the need to get your model in good shape to combat the changing of the seasons. Our Sherwood Ford service centre is proud to offer the best services possible to get you ready for the drop in Celsius, so join us today as we show you our recommended services to get your Ford vehicle ready for winter weather. With these taken care of, you’ll be ready to tackle any elements!  Read the rest of this entry >>

Ford mechanic checking car battery in service bay

Tips for Ford Car Battery Charging and Replacement

Icy and snowy road conditions have a way of wreaking havoc on your daily drive, beyond the hazardous conditions that often lie ahead on the road. With frigid air comes an increased risk of your car battery dying or diminishing in performance, and when that happens, you need the right tools and knowledge at your disposal to get back up and running. So, today our Sherwood Ford team will show you some helpful tips for Ford car battery charging and replacement so that you can keep moving no matter the weather!  Read the rest of this entry >>

Ford mechanic installing air filter inside vehicle

When should you replace your Ford vehicle’s cabin air filter?

Ford Cabin Air Filter Replacement in Edmonton AB

Being that the last few months have seen spring and summer come and go, it’s only common that potentially harmful particles such as dirt, dust, bugs, and pollen have entered your Ford model at some point during the daily drive. This is something that can prove to be anything from a minor inconvenience to major annoyance to many Edmonton drivers, but the last thing you should be worrying about on the road is the quality of the air that you breathe.  With the calendar about to head into fall, our Sherwood Ford team is proud to offer Ford Cabin Air Filter Replacement services at our dealership so that you can ride on with clean air throughout your vehicle. Come with us today to see if it’s time to get your filters swapped out!  Read the rest of this entry >>

Mechanic taking automotive customer through auto checklist

What parts of your Ford vehicle should you get serviced for summer? 

Ford Maintenance and Service Checklist for New and Used Models in Edmonton AB 

Summer’s triumphant return to Alberta means that now is as good a time as ever to go explore the natural beauty and awesome attractions that we have in the Edmonton area. It also means, however, that to prepare for the hotter conditions, you should be aiming to get your vehicle serviced as soon as you can! We want to help you out, and our Sherwood Ford team has put together a quick maintenance and service checklist for the summer months, that both new and used Ford drivers should be keeping an eye on.  Read the rest of this entry >>