Fred Beans Ford of Mechanicsburg

6320 Carlisle Pike
Directions Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

  • Sales: (888) 868-4215
  • Service: (888) 574-3127


Don't Forget to Work That Safety Checklist for Your Road Trip

It doesn't matter how well you prepared for your upcoming road trip, you have to set aside some time to plan for a safe trip or you could wind up on the side of the highway stranded.

Here are some road trip safety tips for your consideration.
  1. Keep some jumper cables in the car in case your battery goes dead on the trip.
  2. Bring a gallon of engine coolant to take care of an overheating engine.
  3. Pack some flashlights and spare batteries in case you are stuck in the dark.
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No Hassle Car Battery Replacement

How can car battery replacement be a hassle? It's not fun to see your car battery life fading. It seems like something you can just recharge and go about your day. You can ask your neighbor to jump your car. That will probably work out a few times. Eventually your car battery will die completely. The jumper cables won't work any more.

Each battery has a unique life span. Eventually they all go into the car battery graveyard.

You could see symptoms early on. Your car might not start as well. Your headlights might not reveal anything in…
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Save Gas With a Few Tweaks

Everybody wants good or at least better fuel economy. But how do you get it? You don't need to go out and get a newer model of car-you can simply tweak the one you have to get better fuel efficiency. If you observe the speed limit you will be saving yourself at least $0.17 per gallon of gas, then if you went over it by 5 mpg. It's also much safer and you will not get a ticket if you obey the law-so just do it. You don't want to be hauling cargo on your roof…
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Strengthen Your Roadside Emergency Kit

Whether you live in Alaska or down south in the hot zones you need to have a roadside emergency kit. Of course you want to tailor your kit to your specific region and the time of year it is as well. You never know what will happen while driving down that country road at 2 am or during your regular commute to work. There are a few things that you should keep in your emergency kit at all times:
  • Jumper cables
  • First aid kit
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The 2017 Ford Escape: The Vehicle You've Been Looking For

Do you want to get excited about a vehicle again? Then read on! The Ford Escape is a breath of fresh air with all of its impressive features. Features like its Auto Start-Stop Technology, Enhanced Active Park Assist System, Lane-Keeping System, and hands-free lift gate. It even has Adaptive Cruise Control and Collision Warning with Brake Support. And with SYNC 3 you can keep on top of your daily tasks with its easy-to-read touchscreen and voice-activated technology. Say goodbye to the days of frustrating navigation. FordPass even gives you the power to unlock, start...
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Get The Latest Safety and Technology Features In The 2017 Ford C-Max

Safety and Technology

Are you currently looking for a vehicle that has the latest safety and technology features? If your answer was yes, you might be interested in The 2017 Ford C-Max. The 2017 Ford C-Max comes in many different models ranging in price from $24,120 to $30,120. All models of The 2017 Ford C-Max have the latest safety and technology features such as SOS Post-Crash Alert System which will automatically activate the horn and emergency flashers in the event of a crash that deploys the airbags. Another feature of The 2017 Ford C-Max is Rain-Sensing Wipers that…
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Ford Fiesta Can be Built to Suit any Driver


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If you are looking for care that is a blast to drive then you came to the right place. The 2017 Ford Fiesta is a car for the ages. It is nearly fully customizable with a new stylish look. You can choose from a litany of cool new colors, premium wheels, and sporty spoilers. Then when you get behind the wheel you will know that everyone on the road can tell that you are having as much fun as you feel you're having…
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The 2017 Ford Fusion Can Fit Anyone's Style

Choose your Style

If you are looking for a stylish vehicle that won’t cost you a fortune in gas, then The 2017 Ford Fusion is for you. The 2017 Ford Fusion comes in many different models to fit any lifestyle. The 2017 Ford Fusion can be built to your color preferences both inside and outside. You can choose between 9 stylish exterior colors and 6 interior colors. There are also many optional upgrades you can choose from such as Voice Activated Navigation, Enhanced Active Park Assist, and SYNC Connect. 


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