Get a Vehicle History Report Before Buying a Used Vehicle

Buying a used car or truck is tricky because you do not know the history of the vehicle you want to buy. Knowing a vehicle’s past can help you make an informed decision in choosing a car or truck that will not break down the day after you make the purchase. 

At Courtesy Lincoln, we will offer you a vehicle history report before purchasing a vehicle. A vehicle history report has a wealth of information you need to know about a car or truck. Some of the information you will receive include: 

History of accidents or other damage 

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The Basics of Headlights

Headlights have an average lifespan of 2,000 to 3,000 hours, roughly 90,000 miles, so we seldom change them. What makes headlights last so long? Although today's offerings consist of many different, new headlight technologies, it all began with two basic types. Here's the rundown from our Courtesy Lincoln service team.

Standard Headlights

Dating back to the beginning of headlight manufacturing, standard headlights contained a bulb situated inside a reflective box or case. The bulb faces forward, emitting light out of the assembly into the world. For decades, halogen remained 

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Stylish Design Features on the Lincoln Corsair Luxury SUV

If you are looking for a compact luxury SUV that gives you more style, than the Lincoln Corsair is the smart choice. This is the luxury SUV that is designed to give you more. Here are some of the most creative design features on the current model Corsair.

With the Lincoln Corsair, you don't have to worry about common scratches and dents that can occur on the side mirrors. That's because the Corsair offers power folding side mirrors. With this feature, the side mirrors will fold when you turn off the vehicle. This feature will come in handy…

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Advanced Performance Features of the Lincoln Aviator Explained

When you drive a mid-size luxury SUV, you want to make sure that it has the performance that you want. That's why the Lincoln Aviator is such a popular choice. This is the mid-size luxury SUV that is designed to performance at a high level. Here is a look at what makes the Aviator a top performance SUV.

The Aviator is designed to give you the most from the vehicles powertrain thanks to the standard drive mode system. This drive mode system will adjust the vehicles suspension and chassis to give you the best performance under varying road and…

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Winter and Salt: Protecting Your Vehicle from this Unpleasant Combination

Driving in snow or icy conditions can be dangerous, and we trust our highway crews to do their utmost to keep us safe. When we have a snow or ice event, we can expect them to put down some combination of sand and salt to de-ice the roads so we don't slide off them. Unfortunately, this same salt combination can do damage to the metal exterior of our vehicles. But there are ways to protect your investment.

You know what they say about an ounce of prevention. It's always a good idea before the winter season gets started…

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A Motorist's Guide to Sharing the Road with a Bicyclist

The next time you notice someone on the road riding their bike, think of these simple tips that Courtesy Lincoln would like to share. They could very well keep both you and the bicyclist from getting injured.

Leave at least three feet of space in between you and the bicyclist when you decide to pass them. You should also leave plenty of time to pass before another vehicle will be coming up in the opposite lane.
Never honk your horn when you see someone on their bicycle. This can be very jarring to someone that is outside of your vehicle…

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Take Your Show On Th Road In A Lincoln Corsair

The Lincoln Corsair is an extraordinary feat of automotive ingenuity. This SUV is compact in size, offers luxurious components and is primed with a turbocharged engine. Intelligent all-wheel drive is available for extra traction, and this system can automatically switch to front-wheel drive when extra traction isn't needed. The Corsair also hosts a Piano Key Shifter for switching gears as well as tech advancements.

On the other hand, the Lincoln Corsair is classically styled with contemporary elegance. This is one of the best-looking SUVs that fall under this particular class. 

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The Lincoln Aviator Offers Luxury and Performance

The mid-size Aviator exudes the exquisite elegance one might expect from a Lincoln vehicle. Comfort and convenience ensure daily commutes or extended road trips are a pleasure. But, in addition to the luxurious interior and exterior styling, the Aviator was also built to more than adequately perform.

All of the Aviator models come standard with a six-cylinder, twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter engine that pairs with a 10-speed automatic transmission. The motor generates up to 400 horsepower and 415 pounds of foot torque. The Grand Touring models combine the 

 

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The Elegant Lincoln Corsair - Explore its Design Features

The Lincoln Corsair at Courtesy Lincoln is a compact luxury SUV with a graceful yet functional exterior design that's sure to turn heads. From its flowing, connected lines to its unique sculpture, the Lincoln Corsair has one of the most luxurious, capable exterior designs among compact SUVs for sale in Portland.

You get exceptional convenience with features that include autofold power sideview mirrors that automatically fold after you park and lock the doors. Furthermore, 

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Transmissions

The transmission of the car is the component of the drivetrain that sets which gear the engine is currently using. Like a bike, car engines have different gears that are each designed to function at different speeds.

The engine only works properly when it is in the right gear for the current speed. With a manual transmission, you handle this yourself. You change gears by pressing down on the clutch pedal and moving the gear shifter. With an automatic transmission, the engine will shift gears on its own by measuring its own speed and reacting accordingly. Automatic transmissions are

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