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Make Sure Your Brakes are Safe

There are many ways that we find out that our vehicles have issues and need a checkup. Some issues are easier to see than others though.

Brake issue indicators include; hearing the squealing or grinding of the brakes while applying the brakes, feeling the vehicle pulling to one side while braking, or the steering wheel shutters while you brake.

Noticing these indicators early can help save your vehicle from damage and keep you safe. Good brakes help your vehicle be more responsive and keep you from the way of harm.

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Three Kia Models Earned Segment Wins in a Recent J.D. Power Study

Recently, Kia Motors America announced that the Niro, Soul and Cadenza all finished first in their respective segments in the J.D. Power Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Awards. We think it's worth noting that Kia was the only non-premium brand to register three segment wins, tying the automaker with two premium brands.

 

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Why are OEM Kia Parts Worthwhile?

When it's time to get a new part or accessory for your Kia, what do you reach for?

If it's anything other than a genuine original equipment manufacturer Kia part, you might be doing yourself and your vehicle a disservice.

What are OEM parts and why do they matter?

We're so glad you asked! OEM Kia parts are designed for the specific kind of vehicle that you drive. These parts are easier to find because they come from the same manufacturer as your car and they are protected by extended warranty coverage.

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See What the 2017 Kia Niro is All About with NiroBot

Did you know you can talk to the 2017 Kia Niro?

Okay, well, we suppose you can talk to any car, but how many of them talk back?

With Kia's Facebook Messenger chatbot, NiroBot, you can scratch "hold a conversation with a vehicle that isn't completely one-sided" off your bucket list.

NiroBot can chat with you in real-time over Facebook Messenger and is programmed to answer questions about the Kia Niro with as much personality as you might expect from something that is designed to talk about itself. You're sure to crack a smile talking to it…

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Three Reasons to Wash Your Car This Week

While most of us know the importance of regular oil changes and proper tire pressure in extending the life of one's vehicle, that you may get done with us at Superior Kia of Fayetteville in Fayetteville, AR, did you know that regular car washes can be just as important? Here are three reasons why you might want to hit the car wash this week.

1. Curb appeal: Let's face it, you want your car to look nice, and that bird poop just doesn't send the right message...

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Is Tire Rotation Really Important?

You might notice that every time you stop in for an oil change, the technicians will offer to rotate your tires as well. If you think this is not a needed service, we encourage you to think again. Tire rotation is a great way to make sure that your tires are wearing evenly. Even tire treads are an important part of keeping your vehicle safe on the road. Your tire's tread is the part of the tire that makes contact with the road. As a result, any bald spots or uneven wear can make a vehicle unstable. It is…

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Considerations for Buying or Leasing a Car

The concept of buying or leasing a new vehicle can get involved and extracted. Many considerations should be made such as:

- the deals and promotions of different models of cars at the dealership

- how long you intend to hold onto your new car for

- any new innovations that you are interested in that are likely to get introduced in future car models

- the monthly cost for buying versus leasing

- your personal life and whether you are planning on relocating or having a growing family

- how well you deal with car repairs in an aging vehicle

- amount you have for a…

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2017 Kia Niro enters the Guinness World Records™

 

The brand new, 2017 Kia Niro just managed to set the official world record for the lowest consumption achieved by a hybrid vehicle ever. The crossover managed to casually reach a figure of 76.6 miles per gallon on its coast-to-coast trip, all the way from Los Angeles to New York City. The Niro debuts…

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2018 Kia Stinger Receives Prestigious EyesOn Design Award

In a press release from this past Thursday, Kia Motors America announced that its all-new fastback sedan, the 2018 Stinger, has been honored with the prestigious EyesOn Design award for Production Car Design Excellence. EyesOn Design is the officially sanctioned design awards program for the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), going on now in Detroit...

 
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