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Joe Myers Ford Earns Prestigious 2016 President's Award

2016 Ford President's Award

Joe Myers Ford Lincoln is among an elite group of Ford and Lincoln dealerships to be recognized with the 2016 President’s Award from Ford Motor Company. The prestigious award honors dealerships that have excelled in automotive retailing by providing exceptional customer service and satisfaction.

“Earning this award is a reflection of our entire staff’s commitment to delivering the best customer experience possible,” says Joe Myers Ford Lincoln General Manager, Carolyn Cross. “I couldn’t be more proud to receive this recognition, especially since it comes from the people we value most – our customers. They are the reason we…

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How to Use Ford's Trailer Reverse Guidance System

Ford Trailer Reverse Guidance System Setup

Several Ford Super Duty models offer a Trailer Reverse Guidance system that makes it easy to back up with a trailer. Some setup is required, so we’ve got instructions that’ll help guide you through the process. Along with checking out the video at the bottom of the page, browse these steps to learn how to setup your Super Duty’s Trailer Reverse Guidance system.

Before we get started, it’s pertinent…

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Join Joe Myers Ford in Supporting USO Houston

Joe Myers Ford at USO Dallas

Joe Myers Ford is a proud supporter of USO Houston and all of the important work that they do to serve our local troops. As part of our Memorial Day celebrations, we recently served lunch at the United Service Organization’s Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS) in downtown Houston. At the event, we provided lunch for approximately 130 soldiers and new military inductees, along with their parents.

Joe Myers Ford has been involved with the…

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Madness on Main Music Fest at White Oak Music Hall

Madness on Main Street Music Fest in Houston

White Oak Music Hall
2915 N. Main St.
Houston, TX 77009

Sunday, May 28, 2017
Doors open at 4 p.m.

Audiophiles are in for an insanely good time at Madness on Main. The annual event brings the local music community together for one crazy day filled with wild sounds, art, food and all sorts of fun.

Taking place at White Oak Music Hall in Houston Heights, the event features three stages and 20 bands…

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Video: Kim Lewis' Workhorse of Choice Is a Vintage 1977 F-150

It’s apt that design icon Kim Lewis relies on a 1997 Ford F-150 Ranger – a design icon in its own right – as her vehicle of choice for completing jobs. The former production designer on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” has launched a new company and calls the truck an integral part of her business.

Lewis says the F-150 Ranger, named “Pearl,” is well-known around Texas and that it’s become an element of her brand…

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How to Shift Transmission Gears With Ford SelectShift

What Is the SelectShift Transmission? 
Ford’s six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission gives drivers the option to manually shift gears without having to use a clutch. With Ford SelectShift, you can seamlessly transition from automatic shifting to a semi-automatic manual shifting. To get started, you first need to move your shift knob to Sport Mode (S) and then follow these steps:

Ford SelectShift controls

How to Use Ford SelectShift 
On Ford models that feature SelectShift controls on the steering wheel, simply pull the right paddle to upshift and the left paddle to downshift. On models that feature SelectShift controls on the shift knob, upshift…

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Houston Barbecue Festival Brings the Heat & the Sweet

Houston Barbeque Festival at NRG Park

You and your taste buds should be excited for the return of the Houston Barbecue Festival!

From Texas Mop to South Carolina mustard sauce, Lexington Dip and much more, some of the region’s most esteemed barbecue joints will be showing off their best sauces and perfectly smoked meats at the event, which is coming up on April 9, 2017 at NRG Park.

The holy trinity of smoked meats – brisket, sausage and ribs – will be on tap, along with several other proteins, veggies, legumes and sweets.

Feeling hungry yet? Visit here to get tickets to the event now!

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Ford Ranger & Bronco: Two American Traditions Return

Ford Bronco

Ford has announced it plans to bring back two of its classic models, the Ford Ranger in 2019 and the Ford Bronco in 2020, with plans to manufacture them at Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant. Due to popular demand, the midsize pickup truck discontinued in 2011 and the midsize SUV discontinued in 1996 will be reintroduced to Ford’s U.S. vehicle portfolio.

Joe Hinrich, Ford’s President of the Americas, assured fans that the…

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Get Iced Out with the Ford Focus

A little ice doesn't stop the 2017 Ford Focus from swiftly navigating the roads. In fact, this stylish and capable sedan looks and handles pretty well with a little ice on its exterior. Joe Myers Ford Lincoln will gladly help our customers get "iced out" with the Ford Focus anytime.

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Ford to Debut Wi-Fi Hotspot on New 2018 Models

Ford recently announced that a Wi-Fi hotspot is coming to its lineup this fall! By providing Internet access through SYNC Connect, select 2018 Ford cars and SUVs will offer a new way for Houston drivers to stay connected.

Powered by AT&T’s 4G LTE network, the new hotspot will be able to support up to 10 devices at once, versus GM’s Wi-Fi hotspot which only supports up to seven devices at one time. An external antenna enhances signal strength, so users can access the hotspot when standing up to 50 feet away, too.

The signal isn’t just…

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