14 Items to Bring for Your Dog on a Car Ride

When you have pets you will eventually face that day when they have to come in the car with you. When that day comes these tips will help your travels. They apply to all types of pets.


- Food
- Water
- Dish
- Treats

Potty time

- Baggies
- Scooper
- Gloves
- Paper towels


- Toys
- Tape to clean up the fur dropped
- A crate to keep them safe as they play


- Blankets
- Toys for cuddles
- The crate for safety

All of these things are needed for any trip in the car with furry pets. Other furless pets need things like a cool dark…
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What Should You Do When the Check Engine Light Comes On?

When the check engine light comes on, most people freak out. Something is wrong. In most cases, it's simply time to check the engine out. There are some tips for how to handle this when the time comes and still maintain some composure.

Diagnosing the Problem

Relax and realize that all is fine. There is something that must be adjusted. That is all. There are a few ways to handle it.
- Get a diagnostic scanner to check the engine code. Basic units can be very affordable, but don't include all of the possible codes.
- Take it to a…
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Schedule a routine oil change for your car today

As a car owner, there are some responsibilities that you have. If you want to hold on to your vehicle for as long as possible, some services are necessary. You need to find someone who will help you change your vehicle's oil and keep the car running well.

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When you are looking to be responsible, one of the things that you need to do is change the vehicle's oil. You can count on us

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Big Style, Comfort, and Safety in the 2017 Ford Flex

If you ask us, the 2017 Ford Flex definitely doesn't get the attention or recognition it deserves; this gorgeously designed full-size crossover boasts a sleek design that's simply impossible to ignore! Add on the fact that it offers three rows of seating for up to seven passengers, a cargo area that can extend up to 83.2 cubic feet with the rear two rows folded down, an available 365 horsepower engine, and safety tech like the Blind Spot Information System and Adaptive Cruise Control, and you have a crossover that's perfect for carrying around your loved ones…

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The 2018 Ford Mustang: "Quiet Start" Explained

We all want to be good neighbors. Sometimes that means keeping your lawn mowed. Other times that means making sure your car stays quiet during the sleeping hours.

That can be easier said than done. The 2018 Ford Mustang, when equipped with its 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine option, tends to let off a bit of noise when it starts up. Ford thought of that though, and has provided options to help you be a polite neighbor while still enjoying your Mustang.

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2017 Ford Escape Gets Great Marks from Autotrader Team

If you're seeking a daily driver that can truly do it all, we here at Barbee's Freeway Ford Inc. would be quick to recommend a test run in our standout compact SUV, the 2017 Escape.

Wondering why we would?

Then, click "play" on the clip below. Here now with her review on the Escape is Autotrader commentator Debra Shigley:

Though not quite as decked-out as some of the top-tier trims, the base S iteration is nonetheless very impressive.

Standard features on this model include 17-inch steel wheels, automatic headlamps, LED taillights, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a 60/40-split…

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Categories: , , Marvels at Muscly 2017 Ford Focus RS

Has the search for your next daily driver led you to the hot hatchback class? Well, if so, we here at Barbee's Freeway Ford Inc. think you might like to meet ours, the 2017 Focus RS.

And why's that, though?

Glean some insight from the clip below. Here now to highlight the Focus RS's top traits is Road Test Editor Dan Ilika:

If given the opportunity, we'd sing the praises of the Focus RS's powertrain -- a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder -- for days on end.

Mating with a six-speed manual gearbox, the four-cylinder generates…

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Spring is the Perfect Time to Wash Your Car

If your car is not necessarily looking too great these days, then perhaps all you will need to do is take it through a car wash. A car wash is a practical solution for having your vehicle looking in tiptop condition again. Whether you are aware of it or not, a car wash may be one of the best things that you can do for its value.

Many people fail to realize that a vehicle's paint can fade and/or chip if dirt is left remaining on its exteriors for too long. By having the vehicle go through a…
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