Archive for June, 2016
How to Clean Headlights Using Household Products
Keeping your headlights clean is an important part of your vehicle maintenance but sadly making sure that our headlights are clear is often forgotten about. Clean and clear headlights not only keep you safe because it allows you to see in front of your vehicle but also keeps other drivers around you safe as well. With headlights that are properly clean, you will have greater visibility while driving at night or during inclement weather. Did you know that there are numerous household products that you can clean your headlights with? Check out our how to clean headlights using household products tip. (more…)
It seems like every year there is some new technology released and as soon as Apple announced its CarPlay feature, vehicle owners everywhere became anxious to try out the new feature. Kia announced a while ago that Apple CarPlay and Adroid Auto would be making its way to Kia vehicles starting with two models right away. Keep reading to see what Kia vehicles have Apple CarPlay capability. (more…)
New Safety Features Available on the 2017 Kia Sorento
The new 2017 Kia Sorento received minor changes for the model year but one thing that was added to the 2017 model are new safety features. So what new safety features are available on the 2017 Kia Sorento? The advance touring and advance technology packages are now being offered on lower trim levels and adds additional safety features including dynamic bending lights, forward collision warning, rear-cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, advanced smart cruise control and autonomous emergency braking. The top of the line SXL trim will come standard will all of those active safety features.
What is the Best Auto Brand of 2016?
Kia is the first non-premium brand to top the initial quality study rankings in 27 years. J.D. Power recognized the brand as the highest scoring nameplate in its 2016 Initial Quality Study out of all 33 makes in the U.S. Two Kia vehicles were recognized as best-in-segment, the Sportage and Soul. Three additional models were ranked among the top three in their respective categories, the Rio, Forte and Sorento. (more…)
Why is my Check Engine Light on?
When your check engine light comes on in your vehicle, we know it is usually accompanied with a stressed or nervous feeling and a pit in your stomach. What could be wrong? How much is this going to cost? Am I okay to drive with the light on? We know a million questions are flooding your mind and so we created this post to hopefully shed some light on your check engine light on your vehicle. Keep reading to check out the top five reasons your check engine light may be on. (more…)
Looking for something fun to do for the 4th of July this year? The Fort Worth and Dallas area have a lot of great things going on during the weekend of the 4th. Plan a day of fun with some friends or your family and take advantage of the long weekend, for those of you who get one! Take a look at some the 4th of July 2016 fireworks and events in Fort Worth, TX. (more…)
2017 Kia Sportage Safety Features
The 2017 Sportage saw some extensive changes to the 2017 model year to promote a more sophisticated design, a more premium interior and improvements made to the ride and handling. The Sportage is Kia’s longest-running nameplate and the 2017 Sportage received an improved structure by the use of advanced high strength steel so now the Sportage’s body-in-white has 51 percent of advanced high strength steel compared to the outgoing model’s 18 percent. All of Kia’s efforts worked as the 2017 Sportage received the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick+. If this award shows anything, it shows how safe the 2017 Kia Sportage is and how much dedication and value Kia puts behind making their vehicles as safe as possible. (more…)
Dog Parks in Fort Worth, TX
Do you live in the Forth Worth or surrounding area and are looking for dog parks to take your furry friend? Fort Worth has a lot of options for available dog parks, all of which offer their own unique atmosphere and amenities. See the list of dog parks in Fort Worth and enjoy some time at the park this summer. (more…)
Why Should I Buy a Kia?
Kia Motors was ranked highest among all popular brands in the 2016 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA) and placed fifth overall in the industry, ahead of luxury brands such as Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche. In addition, three Kia vehicles, the 2016 Soul, Optima and Sedona, were all named segment winners in the VSAs, which identify the most satisfying cars and automotive brands in the market. (more…)
Father’s Day Activities in Fort Worth, TX
Father’s Day is quickly approaching and if you haven’t made any plans, then we have you covered. There are plenty of activities and events going on Father’s Day weekend in the Fort Worth, Dallas and surrounding areas. Take the time to plan a special day or weekend for dad and show him how appreciated and loved he is. Take a look at the Father’s Day activities in Fort Worth and Dallas, TX. (more…)