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What Makes a Differential So Important?

Differential systems are critical to a car's handling and traction. Their purpose is to take the torque and power generated by the motor and adjust it as needed to the different tires depending on which direction you are turning. In a standard front or rear wheel drive car the differential needs to only worry about two wheels, however, in a four-wheel drive vehicle, all wheels are receiving power. We are able to service your four-wheel drive differential system at Bruce Walters Kia in Pikeville, KY.

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Don't Neglect Your Brakes

Your brakes need proper maintenance and service just like the other important parts of your car do. If your brakes aren't maintained properly, you may not be able to stop quickly when you need to the most. It's best to have your brakes checked at 12,000-mile intervals.

There are several signs to look for that might signal that your car's brakes need to be serviced…

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Keep Your Vehicle Running with a Full Tank

A great way to avoid trouble in the cold winter months is to just keep the gas tank topped up with gas. You will avoid running out of gas, and you will also avoid a lot of other issues as well. It is important to limit the amount of air that gets into your gas tank and the more gas that you have, the less air you will have. Air is not necessarily the culprit, but air contains condensation and condensation has the potential to freeze in cold weather.

Keeping your gas tank full will be easier on your vehicle…

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3 Reasons You Will Want to Install Winter Wiper Blades

This winter there are a few things you can do to make your vehicles safer on the roadways not just for yourself as the driver but for other people on the road as well. One of those things is making sure that you are able to see through your windshield all winter long! The easiest way to ensure this is to make sure that you install winter wiper blades on your vehicle. These blades are much different than standard wiper blades and offer a plethora of benefits during the winter.

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How Often You Should Change Your Car’s Fluids

 

Every vehicle needs its fluids on the correct levels for it to function correctly. The smooth running of the car’s numerous systems including the brake, transmission and the engine system is dependent on the cleanliness and frequency of changing your fluids. Allowing the fluids to drop below the fill line is a way to unnecessarily damage your vehicle. Instead of allowing your vehicle to run less efficiently, bring it into our service center at Bruce Walters Kia, and we’ll get your fluids replaced in no time!

 

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Choosing Bruce Walters Kia for Maintenance is an Easy Choice

Getting your vehicle into the shop for maintenance checkups can be costly if you are not going to the right repair shop. Here are a few reasons to be visiting our team at Bruce Walters Kia to get your car worked on in the local area:

At our Pikeville, KY service center, our pride in workmanship will help get your car safely on the road in a timely manner. Be sure to make the trip to see us for your next appointment!

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Know Your Total Cost of New Car Ownership Before You Buy

If you don't have a car, truck, van, or SUV, you may not have access to reliable transportation when you need it the most. You probably rely on other people you personally know that own vehicles, ride a bike to transport yourself, walk to destinations, or seek public transportation. Out of the above options, it's not difficult to determine which is the most ideal for you - owning a vehicle for personal, undeterred use. The Bruce Walters Kia sales team would like to help you find an affordable and stylish vehicle that will provide you with miles of memories…

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