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Your Essential Towing Guide is Here

Towing can be a dangerous undertaking if you are not taking the precautions needed to make sure everything goes smoothly. Consider these towing guide safety tips before leaving the comfort of your driveway.

Never assume that the brake lights are working properly. Get out of the vehicle and have another person press the brake pedal and check all the lights are in working order. Adjust your mirrors, and if they are not effective, purchase bigger ones to be able to see clearly around both vehicles while driving on the roads. 

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Understanding the Different Types of Transfer Cases

A transfer case is a component in the drivetrain that helps to distribute power in vehicles that have more than one axle. Transfer cases can either be classified as married or independent. This means that they are either bolted directly to the transmission or placed elsewhere and connected with a driveshaft.

In addition to being married or divorced from the transmission, power may be shifted to a vehicle's axles manually or automatically. Manual shift-on-the-fly (MSOF) cases allow a driver to get into four-wheel-drive mode using a lever. Electronic shift-on-the-fly (ESOF) cases...

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When Does a Transmission Need Service?

The transmission in your vehicle needs to be serviced on a regular basis. Each car manufacturer has guidelines as to when the transmission filter should be replaced and when the transmission fluid should be drained and refilled. It is important to adhere to these guidelines as your vehicle may not shift in and out of gear properly if the transmission is not maintained.

There are several warning signs that let you know that your transmission may need some attention. You may notice that your check engine light is on if the transmission is not responding properly.

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The 2018 Ford Explorer: The Brand for The Tech Savvy


Ford is a brand that has been famed for many years when it comes to quality car productions. The 2018 Ford Explorer is no exemption and going by the reviews the vehicle received prior to its official New York Auto Show launch, nothing could be further from the truth. Ford has revolutionized their market to accommodate the growing needs of the tech-savvy customers.

The good news for the upcoming market like us is the modern 4G LTE connectivity. This connectivity device is able to accommodate up to 10 devices at a go. As if this is not enough, the 4G…
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How Does Ford's Blind Spot Information System Make Driving Safer


Every driver can use a little help when it comes to being able to see in those blind spots. Rather than leaving your driving to chance, here is how you can reduce incidents on the road where the blind spot comes into play.

One of the best new devices to help drivers with safety on the road is Ford's Blind Spot Information System (BLIS). This device will flash on the side mirrors when a driver is getting too close in one of your blind spots. Depending on the side of the car, the light flashes and the driver takes…
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In the Spotlight at Vic Bailey Ford: Ford F-150

The Ford F-150 is known to push boundaries, making its competition crumble in jealousy. It’s innovative and best-selling nature is reason enough to fall in love with this beast of a vehicle. The F-150 is made from aluminum-alloy construction, allowing its lighter weight to increase its longevity on the road, all while consistently being the powerful truck so many have fallen to adore.


The Ford F-150 is Beauty & Power at Vic Bailey Ford of…

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Best Vehicles for Teen Drivers in Spartanburg, Greenville, Gaffney, & More!

 

Your teen is about to take on one of the most important milestones of their lives: driving. You want to make sure that they are safe as they begin to earn their independence, causing you to put more trust in your teen. We understand that it’s not always easy to do this and you may fear for their safety. At Vic Bailey Ford, we’re sharing our top favorite vehicles for a safe teen…
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