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Technology Behind Auto-Dimming Mirrors

Auto-dimming mirrors have been around for some time, and they are a great feature to have when the driver behind you forgets to dim their lights. The blinding glare reduces your ability to see the road in front of you, and this can be dangerous. Even though they seem simple, there is some advanced technology behind this feature.

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The Proper Way to Install a Child Safety Seat

A child safety seat is an incredibly important addition to any vehicle. Children from birth until around the age of 10, will require some form of a seat in order to keep them safe. There are infant carrier seats, five-point convertible seats, and booster seats. 

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See Yourself in a 2018 Lincoln MKZ

We here at Hixson Lincoln of Leesville understand how important it is to find the right set of features and design for your next new car. Introducing the 2018 Lincoln MKZ, this popular midsize luxury sedan is built with the technology needed for the road ahead.

Nighttime drives become safer with the adaptive headlights. 

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Automatic Technology in the 2018 Lincoln MKX

The Lincoln MKX is a popular crossover that can take care of numerous tasks automatically. It's available with high-tech features that will take care of the small stuff so that you can focus on the road ahead.

You can get automatic headlights and rain-sensing wipers. The automatic headlights will detect the light levels around you. 

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What Can You Expect from the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid?

Lincoln owners have long been enjoying the style, luxury, safety, and reliability with their vehicles. This has been true for generations now. All of those traits are showcased again in the new Lincoln MKZ Hybrid from Hixson Lincoln of Leesville. Even though it is a hybrid, the new MKZ for 2018 also has many eye-popping performance features as well. Drivers of the new MKZ will enjoy such features as:

  • A twin turbocharged 3.0L V6 engine 
  • A driver's package that includes a unique grille, 19-inch wheels and painted brake calipers, Dynamic Torque Vectoring, and an adaptive sport-tuned suspension 
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All-Wheel Drive vs. Four-Wheel Drive

When you visit us at Hixson Lincoln of Leesville you will see that we have a wide variety of models with all-wheel and four-wheel drive. It can be mind-boggling what type of drive suits you best, but here at Hixson Lincoln of Leesville, we can help you choose what works best for you. It all depends on preference and your drive setting, those will help determine what will work best for you.

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Time to Forget the 3,000 Miles Oil Change Routine

Although it is not easy to let go of some old habits, it is time to drop this specific one completely. The 3000 miles oil change rule only worked for our parents and grandparents. Today, vehicles have better capability, the can stay without an oil change for much longer. According to Hixson Lincoln of Leesville, below are some benefits you will enjoy by discarding the old rule:

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Staying Prepared for Trouble Before a Holiday Road Trip

Don't leave trouble to find you on your holiday road trip -- plan accordingly to eliminate trouble and get to your holiday destination safely.

Try to get the family in the car right around dusk; this is when most drivers who have been on the highway all day are pulling over to get some rest so they can start again tomorrow morning.

Keep some tools in the trunk and check that your spare tire has plenty of air. Be sure you have all the tools necessary to change a flat tire in case something were to go wrong.

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Secrets To Proper Food Transportation

Well, the holidays are here with us once again. What’s your menu? For foodies, this is a perfect time. As the family comes together, what are your safety precautions when it comes to transporting food? Worry not, we have a few tips to keep you on your toes.
• First, you need to ensure that you have correctly sealed the containers to avoid them falling over or your delicious pie destroyed due to the vehicle’s movement.
• If you are to transport cold dishes, you can store them in an insulated bag surrounded with some newspapers which have some ice…
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