What Does GAP Insurance Mean To You?

GAP insurance can provide peace of mind to every single car owner. What is GAP insurance? Guaranteed Asset Protection, or GAP, is insurance that pays for the difference between what you owe on your loan and what your car is worth.

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Save Your Money and Invest in a Used Car

If you need to get some wheels or are interested in upgrading your vehicle, it's time to make a visit to the friendly staff members at Rountree-Moore Ford. We have a variety of used vehicles that can suit every need and want, but with a drastically reduced price. There is no reason to pay the outrageous price of a new car when there are plenty of great options available to you at our showroom in Lake City, FL!

Come check out the deals and you can drive home today in something that you will enjoy riding for many years…

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Maintaining the Value of Your Car

Remember how happy you were when your car was new? You used any excuse to drive it. Maybe you even felt safer driving it. It looked good, drove well, and even had that new car smell. You can keep your car newer, longer, increase your gas mileage, and maintain engine performance by doing this one simple thing -- have the oil changed here at Rountree-Moore Ford in Lake City!

Mention the oil change to most car owners, and you get the eye roll and shrug. It seems like most drivers understand the importance, and yet the oil change is the single…

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Navigate life more easily with the Ford Escape

Our days seem to fly by, what with our long list of "to-dos," which is why driving a vehicle that is outfitted with helpful, accommodating features is smart and stress-relieving. That's exactly what the 2017 Ford Escape delivers, and you can find it right here at Rountree-Moore Ford.


You have a lot on your hands. We have just the trick to make you feel unstoppable. #FordEscape

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Lake City Drivers Love SUVs

What pops into your head when you think of your perfect car? For many Americans, it's an SUV. In fact, as of 2017, SUV drivers have solidified themselves as the most loyal in the auto world. An analysis of consumer data from earlier this year found that 66 percent of SUV drivers shopping for new cars purchased an SUV. We're willing to bet that more than a few of them were buying a 2017 Ford Explorer.

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MotorWeek Explains What Makes the 2017 Ford Explorer So Special

If you fancy a full-size SUV for your next daily driver, we here at Rountree-Moore Ford think you'll find a whole heck of a lot to like about ours, the 2017 Explorer.

"Such as what?" you wonder.

Allow our pals at MotorWeek to provide some context; their critique of the Explorer is as follows:

Arguably one of the more attractive offerings across the Explorer range, its mid-level engine -- a 2.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder -- is straight-up superb.

Available on the Base and XLT models, the turbo-four couples with a six-speed automatic transmission to make a muscly 280 horsepower and 310…

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Should Lake City Drivers Switch to Synthetic Oil?

In Florida, it gets a bit hotter than the rest of the country, and it stays hot for a good part of the year. That may be a benefit for snowbirds escaping the cold, but it can wreak havoc with your car.

As you know, the heat kills batteries, but did you know it's also hard on oil?

Engine oil must withstand high pressures and shear, maintaining a protective film that is the only thing standing…

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Should You Finance a Car or Pay Cash if Your Credit is Bad?

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You may have been given the following advice if you have bad credit: Buy a car in cash. That way you don't have any debt, and you don't have to worry about sky-high financing rates. But is this good advice?

That depends.

It's true that if your credit score is low, chances are you'll have to pay more in interest if you take out a car loan. Depending on the size of the loan you need, this can potentially add thousands of dollars to the total price you'll pay for the car.

On the other…

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