Take a New 2018 Elantra into Consideration

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra is a technical step up from its 2017 preceding, adding some impressively convenient technical aspects. Expect even more smile is raising features such as heated outside mirrors, blind spot detection, and a review camera. With these technology advancements, you can expect a more convenient, comforting, safer, yet ego-boosting experience that will definitely impress your friends and family.

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Our Mechanics are Here to Keep Your Headlights Bright

There are many situations that you will be in when you are driving that require you to have functioning headlights. You may have one light that has burned out and think its ok because you still have one other light. This is not the case, and it is very important that you have two functioning and maintained headlights.

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What Do You Know About Slow Down & Move Over Laws?

According to a national poll done by Mason Dixon Polling & Research, 71% of Americans are unaware of any Slow Down & Move Over laws in effect in their state. Slow Down & Move Over laws are a set of laws designed to help protect emergency services and roadside workers by providing them with the space they need to work safely.

Whenever you see a police officer or roadside worker or any other official employee on the roadside in the process of doing their job, the Move Over laws say that drivers are to reduce their speed and, if at all possible, move…

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Why Using Windshield Wiper Fluid is Beneficial

Make the mistake this winter of driving with water in your washer fluid tank and you will in for some troubles as the temperatures begin to drop. The best thing that you can do for the safety of your car and your driving is to make the switch to windshield wiper fluid today.

Leaving water in the windshield washer tank is a recipe for disaster. The first issue that you could experience is the water freezes solid in the tank and expands to crack it open. Next, if the water freezes inside the washer pump, that could damage the device…

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4 Wheel Drive vs. All Wheel Drive; What’s the Difference?

For those in areas that see a lot of rough weather, it goes without saying that the vehicle of choice will drive all 4 wheels. Should that choice be all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, however, and what is the difference?

All-wheel drive, or AWD for short, is generally a full-time system used mainly on cars and smaller sports utilities. This is generally good for slick roads or areas that see a fair amount of snow. 4 Wheel Drive, also known as 4WD, is what we traditionally think of when someone mentions a 4-wheel drive vehicle.

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Is Changing Your Oil Every 3,000 Miles Really Worth It?

Car maintenance is very important. But is there such a thing as too much maintenance? The old rule of thumb is to change the oil in your car every 3,000 miles. While this may still apply to some vehicles on the road today, it does not apply to all vehicles. We here at Tim Short Hyundai want to be sure that you are not overpaying by having your oil changed too often.

The best way to know how often your vehicle's oil should be changed is by looking at the manufacturer's recommendations. Every vehicle operates differently, and…

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Are Rotating the Tires on My Car Important?

When you don't take the time to get the tires on your car rotated on a regular basis, it will eventually cost you more money than getting them serviced. Here are a few things you might want to consider if you are not rotating your car tires frequently:

Instead of the tires lasting as long as the manufacturer suggests, now you find they are wearing out often and you are spending a small fortune each time you need a set of new tires.

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Explore the 2017 Hyundai Tucson

The new 2017 Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV is for you if you have a large family or go on road trips on a regular basis. Its cabin is very spacious with a total of five seats. The back seats have more leg room and can be folded down to accommodate oversized luggage or cargo gear.

The new Hyundai Tucson is very affordable and each trim is priced to suit a variety of budget and lifestyle considerations. Safety remains one of the Hyundai brand’s top priorities, and the 2017 Tucson offers Lane Departure Warning, Pedestrian and Blind Spot Detection as…

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What’s Next After Your Hyundai Lease Ends?

Leasing your vehicle may have been a great benefit for your Pikeville, KY adventures. Many of our customers decide to lease a new Hyundai for a number of reasons. You like having a new vehicle every three years or so, and you like the idea of vehicle warranty coverage during the leasing period. You may also like the idea that you can make a decision to walk away at lease end. For some, there is an apprehension period when faced with a decision to continue a Hyundai lease. If you are making the decision, you should not fret because you…

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Base Your Next Tire Purchase on Experience

The next time you need tires, your selection should be based on a strong knowledge of styles and brands. Most car owners don't have the opportunity to study the numerous types of tires on the market. That's where our expertise at our service center comes in handy.

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