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Things You Can Do to Deter Rodents

When there are rodents, there is a huge risk of damage being done to your vehicle. Fortunately, you do not have to deal with any ongoing damage. There are things that you can do in order to reduce the amount of damage that you can get from rodent damage.

One thing that can prevent damage from rodents is if you disturb them. 

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What is More Dangerous—Oversteer or Understeer?

Both oversteering and understeering are dangerous incidents. Indeed, if you look at traffic accident statistics, you will notice both of these issues mentioned quite often as contributing factors. However, one is more dangerous than the other.

Understeering is the result of the car refusing to turn in the direction demanded.

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The Importance of Finding a Dog-Friendly Vehicle

Many people in Pikeville love riding around with their pets, and for them, it's important to choose dog-friendly vehicles.

You'll want to see how the back seat can accommodate your dog. Smaller dogs might like sculpted seats that they can get cozy in, and larger ones might want bench seats or a back row that's deep and wide. 

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Locating a Reliable Mechanic

Bruce Walters Kia believes that it is important for you to care for your vehicle and deal with its issues as they come up. We believe that you should find a great mechanic to work on your vehicle and have it serviced regularly so that it will stay in good shape. It is important that you know how to find the most reliable mechanic in the Pikeville area.

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Your Vehicle's Air Filters: Why do You Need to Have Them Replaced?

It is important for vehicle owners to keep their cars in good shape by maintaining routine services, which include having the air filters replaced. Your vehicle has a filter for the cabin and a filter for the engine, and you should have them changed on a regular basis. To find out additional information about your car's air filters, read further.

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Apple CarPlay Overview

More and more people are connecting their cell phones and their car stereos, but there is an inherent risk of taking your eyes and ears off the road while driving, which can increase the risk of getting into an accident. Luckily, Apple CarPlay is a feature in several iPhones and car stereos that helps minimize that risk without sacrificing functionality.

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Don't Ignore Your Belts and Hoses

All parts of your vehicle are important to maintain, but there are some belts and hoses that should never be ignored. The timing belt and coolant hoses on your vehicle are vital to the overall functioning of your vehicle, and if you ignore warning signs that they're going bad, you could end up paying more down the line when another part is damaged.

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Prevent Motion Sickness with These Tips

If you've ever experienced motion sickness in a car, you know that it's not a pleasant experience. But it's also an experience that can force you to stop your trip. While nausea is never fun, there are some things that you can do to alleviate your symptoms if you have motion sickness, or you can even stop motion sickness from occurring in the first place.

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A Guide to Brake Fluid

Brake fluid, which may also be called hydraulic fluid, is an important fluid that helps keep your braking system functioning properly. It lies in the brake lines, and without brake fluid, your vehicle wouldn't be able to stop when your foot presses the brake pedal. To help you gain a better understanding of brake fluid, we welcome you to read further.

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