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How to Correct a Slide on Icy Roads

Have you ever been on an icy road or in snowy conditions when your car began to slide and drift? You don't want to slide on icy roads as it can lead you into more dangerous situations. However, most cars won't hydroplane unless they are going slightly. Most cars are thought to enter dangerous zones at 45 mph, but you don't have to drive fast to start sliding on an icy road.

The icy road conditions can make for a difficult trip, but you can correct them. You can move the car into the slide by turning…

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What Does a Differential Do?

One of the most important components of your vehicle is the differential. It plays an important role in propelling your car forward. Needless to say, it's imperative that your differential is taken care of. We here at Ruxer Truck Center want you to be an informed vehicle owner, so here are some facts about the differential that you need to know.

The differential is a gearbox that's located between your wheels. Essentially, it works with your transmission system to deliver power from the engine to the axle. If you have a front-wheel-drive vehicle, you have one differential. 

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Pickup Truck - Why It's a Good Choice

Pickup trucks are extremely popular today. Come to Ruxer Truck Center if you’re considering buying a new truck. We’ll go over all the facts with you, answer all your questions, and make sure you’re making an informed decision if and when you do decide to make the purchase.

If you’ve ever wished you had a pickup truck to bring home a large purchase, you’ll understand why buying a pickup truck can be a good choice. Trucks may not get the gas mileage as some cars but are still more economical than having to tow something…

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Ford Transit Connect – The Versatility Van


Whether you are a handy man, a family man or a business man, the Ford Transit Connect is up for the job. The Ford Transit Connect long wheelbase is built for hauling cargo. If your objective is moving merchandise, supplies, or tools, the long wheelbase offers 149 cubic feet of storage and can handle over 1,600 pounds.

If your main concern is squeezing in and out of traffic, or into tight parking spots, the short wheelbase is ultra-maneuverable. All models have a fold-down passenger seat, which can double as a desk for your paperwork or a platform for your…
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