Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

Why do my windshield wipers always sound squeaky?

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Two people riding in a car in the rain with a foggy windshield

Squeaky and chattering windshield wipers can sound almost as bad as nails on a chalkboard when you are trying to enjoy a peaceful ride in your vehicle. Find 4 easy ways to stop your windshield wipers from making these strange sounds below. (more…)

Traveling Hacks for Driving with a Dog

Thursday, January 10th, 2019
four puppies peeking out of a trunk

No one wants to leave their canine companion behind when going on vacation. On the other hand, hitting the road unprepared can lead to disaster. Here’s a list of tips for traveling with dogs to make your road trip enjoyable for both you and your furry friend. (more…)

How to Treat Your Kid’s Motion Sickness

Friday, January 4th, 2019
young boy smiling in backseat

Road trips with kids are a challenge on their own. Traveling with a carsick child can be a nightmare. For those parents with children prone to motion sickness, here’s a variety of tips to help prevent and treat nausea on the road. (more…)

New Driver Essentials for Safe Car Travel

Friday, November 30th, 2018
Young couple driving in a car

Most teen drivers can’t wait for the ultimate freedom of being able to drive. While it’s an exciting time in their life, many parents can feel hesitant about sending them off on their own. One way to help make sure they are safe is by keeping their vehicle stocked with all of the necessary supplies for when something should go wrong. We break down the 3 items we think all teen drivers need to have in their car below. (more…)

What paperwork do I need to keep stored in my car?

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
Someone opening the glove compartment in a car

While some car-related documents should always be safely stored at home, others should always come with you on the road. Find out which 3 documents you should always have stored in your glove compartment here. (more…)

What are the top 6 reasons why my vehicle isn’t starting?

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Is your car not starting? Don’t panic yet. Here are the top 6 reasons why your vehicle won’t start. (more…)

When should I switch my child’s car seat from rear-facing to front-facing?

Monday, September 10th, 2018
family of four leaning out of car windows

Having trouble knowing when you should switch your child’s car seat from rear-facing to front-facing? Here are a few things you should know. (more…)

What vehicle should I buy for a new driver?

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
Kia Certified Pre-Owned sedan front fascia and drivers side on field

Used vs new vehicles

Do you have a new driver who needs their first car? Or are you the new driver looking for a car? Then stay tuned as we discuss the positives and negatives of buying a used or a new car. (more…)

Make your 2019 Kia Sorento smell good

Friday, June 15th, 2018
person vacuuming car seat

DIY: inexpensive ways to make my car smell better?

Warm weather can be nice, but along with it comes those miscellaneous items that really shouldn’t be left out in your car that is now cooking away. Paired with that new car smell of your 2019 Kia Sorento, your car can become a pot of unpleasant smells. Even after you clear everything out, an odor can still remain in the seats. So what are some inexpensive ways to make your car smell better? Here are a few DIY tips to try. (more…)

How to replace a car battery and what tools do I need?

Friday, May 11th, 2018
Auto mechanic replacing car battery

Knowing how to replace the battery on your car is a great skill to have. Not only will this save you money that you’d originally have to pay for the work put into the car, but it’s a great opportunity to learn more about the maintenance your vehicle needs. So, here’s how you replace your car battery and the tools you’ll need to do so. (more…)