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AutoMax Truck and Car Center Announces Its Think Pink Sale in October 2019

How can I support the local Cathy Lincoln Memorial Fund? 

AutoMax Truck and Car Center wants its customers to Think Pink by purchasing a used vehicle in the month of October. This month, $100 of proceeds from each used vehicle sold will be donated from the dealership to the local Cathy Lincoln Memorial Fund, a fund supported through the San Juan Medical Foundation.  

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ford escape vs nissan rogue

Ford Escape vs Nissan Rogue

Quick comparison of Ford and Nissan SUVs 

Vehicle sales have shown that the popularity of SUVs over sedans is on the rise. These larger family vehicles provide more passenger capacity and more cargo space for large groups. Two popular SUVs that you can find here at AutoMax Truck and Car Center include the Ford Escape and the Nissan Rogue. Below, we compare the Ford Escape to the Nissan Rogue to help our customers on their way to purchasing their next used SUV in Farmington, NM. 

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Car Seat Laws in Farmington, NM

Baby safety laws in New Mexico

Child and baby safety laws in New Mexico are in line with laws around the United States, although each state may show a little variation on the details. In short, small kids and babies need the extra security given by car seats and booster chairs, but the law gets more specific on ages. Read on below to learn about car seat laws in Farmington, NM.

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2019 Toyota Tundra exterior side shot with pale blue paint color parked by a waterfront sea dock near a seafood restaurant

What is the longest lasting Toyota vehicle?

Toyota vehicles that last over 200,000 miles

Toyota is much rejoiced as the brand that can stand the test of time. Toyota vehicles are frequently driven for many years because the brand creates dependable, long-lasting vehicles. This is a great thing to consider when you are buying a used vehicle because you can get an older Toyota model for cheaper and it could still outlast a newer model of another brand. Check out our online inventory to see which Toyota vehicles we currently have and keep reading below to learn about the longest-lasting Toyota vehicles.

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Ford Super Duty F-250 vs Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Ford Super Duty F-250 vs Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Quick comparison of Ford and Chevrolet pickup trucks

What makes a good pickup truck? That depends on what you plan on using it for, but many jobs require power, especially the power to tow or carry large loads. That’s why this quick comparison focuses on power specifications and ratings, although we won’t skip on dimensions either. Check out our quick comparison below to see how the Ford Super Duty F-250 compares to the Chevrolet Silverado 2500.

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Pumpkin Patches near Farmington, NM in 2019

Where can I find pumpkin patches near Farmington, NM in 2019?

Where can you find pumpkin patches near Farmington, NM in 2019? Right here on our blog! We have gathered three of the best pumpkin patches in the area for you to visit this autumn, and we wouldn’t mind a visit either. Stop in at AutoMax Truck and Car Center to find your next used vehicle. We will get you in the Halloween mood with our scary good deals.

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What should go into my vehicle first-aid kit?

Vehicle first aid kit essentials checklist

Many people choose to keep a first-aid kit in their vehicle. The amount and type of stuff that you include in your first aid kit may vary depending on your personal situation. If you have kids and tend to travel with a lot of passengers, you may want more of everything. If you travel in wintery weather conditions, you might want your first-aid kit to contain matches and a blanket. First-aid kits are for healing minor injuries, but you can also consider adding some injury-prevention items. Below, we have our version of a vehicle first-aid kit essentials checklist. Feel free to change it up a little.

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How to check your used vehicle’s tire pressure

What is a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)?

One of the easiest home maintenances checks you can do for your vehicle is regularly checking its tire pressure. Most of the time, you will need to purchase a tire pressure gauge in order to check your used vehicle’s tire pressure, but some vehicles offer a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) to do the checking for you. Below, we will cover how to properly use a tire pressure gauge and how a TPMS works.

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What sedans are buyers most satisfied with?

Top eight mainstream vehicles according to drivers

Last month, AutoPacific announced the 2019 Vehicle Satisfaction Award (VSA) winners, which includes makes and models that you can find here at AutoMax Truck and Car Center. These vehicles were chosen based on surveys, which ask customers about their satisfaction with 32 vehicle attributes. Basically, these are cars chosen by the people who drive them. Check out our inventory to see which vehicles we currently have and take a test drive.

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