Archive for the ‘Maintenance’ Category

Get Your Kia Deep Cleaned in Lehighton, PA

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
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Lehighton Kia Offers an Interior Cleaning and Sanitation Service

The global pandemic has made sanitation and deep cleaning your home, car, and belongings front and center, but it’s actually important to keep this in mind at all times, not just unprecedented times. It’s easy to forget just how dirty your vehicle can get, even if it doesn’t necessarily look like it’s in need of a good cleaning. But there are plenty of hidden germs and general muck hiding in your car, and it is important to make sure it’s in great shape and fit for you to sit in. Lehighton Kia offers an interior cleaning and sanitation service, and now is as good a time as any to bring in your car and let our skilled technicians take care of it! 

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Get Your Kia Model Repaired After a Severe Storm

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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Kia Vehicle Storm Damage Repairs Service at Lehighton Kia

Summer is a great time to enjoy the warmer weather and sunny days. However, although the weather is nicer, this season can also produce some of the worst storms of the year. Lightning, hail, and strong winds are all different factors that can cause damage to your Kia model. Luckily for you, we have a Kia Vehicle Storm Damage Repairs service right here at Lehighton Kia. Keep on reading to learn more about this special service.

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Get Your Kia Vehicle Ready for Summer at Lehighton Kia!

Sunday, May 17th, 2020
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Kia Vehicle Summer Season Preparation Maintenance in Lehighton, PA 

Here at Lehighton Kia, we believe that Pennsylvania is one of the most beautiful and fun states to explore thanks to the gorgeous scenery and many places of historic significance. 

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Does Your Kia Vehicle’s Transmission Need Some Fixing Up? Come to Us!

Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Kia Transmission Maintenance and Repairs in Lehighton, PA 

Does your Kia vibrate when it is idle? That’s an indication that something’s wrong with your transmission. The transmission is one of the most important components in your Kia because it gives power to your vehicle and makes it run. And when there is something wrong with the transmission, the vehicle’s performance will suffer – or it will be out of commission until proper repairs are made. 

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Why Did My Check Engine Light Turn Off After I Refilled My Kia’s Fuel Tank?

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Did the Check Engine light come on in your Kia? Have you been continuing to drive it and don’t notice any clunking from the engine or any performance issues? And just now, did you go to fill up the gas tank (either partially or all the way) and the light turned off? What is going on? (more…)

What Fluid is My Kia Leaking and How Soon Do I Need to Repair It?

Friday, March 8th, 2019
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5 Common Auto Fluid Leaks and Their Emergency Level of Repair

Over the years, Kia’s quality has improved tremendously, and today’s models are lauded as some of the best when it comes to dependability. However, you might occasionally experience little hiccups here and there that can be fixed at the Lehighton Kia service center. Some of the most common hiccups are fluid leaks. These leaks can spell vehicle trouble if they are not taken care of. Let us offer a color guide to help you diagnose the leak and decide how soon you should bring it in! (more…)

The Fall Season is the Perfect Time to Get Your Kia Prepped for Winter!

Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Fall/Winter Maintenance Check List for Kia Vehicles

It is an understatement when we say that the fall season is definitely here. With the season arriving so early this year, we suspect that Pennsylvania will be in for an early winter. That means we should start getting ready by putting away the summertime lawn décor and making sure that the shovels and snow blower are easy to reach. Additionally, now is the time to get your Kia model prepped so it can continue to perform during the cold months ahead. To ensure that you don’t forget anything, we have created a check list for you: (more…)

What do 2016 Kia Optima Dash Lights mean?

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
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Understanding 2016 Kia Optima Warning Lights

Part of proper vehicle maintenance and care is knowing what each of the warning lights means for your particular vehicle.

In most cars, all warning lights will come on when the vehicle is first started. This is part of the built-in self-check program. They light up and then will automatically shut off within a few seconds. If they don’t shut off or if they light up while driving, this could be indicating a problem. Let’s take a minute or two and get a better understanding of what 2016 Kia Optima Warning Lights mean.   (more…)

Car Maintenance tips for Summer

Friday, June 10th, 2016
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How to Get Your Car Ready for Summer

Fireworks, baseball, hot days and long family car trips– they all say summer. Summertime is a magical time of year. Picnics, parades, family get-togethers summer is the season when we are most likely to pack up the family and hop in the car. On average, Americans drive farther and at hotter temperatures during summer. We tend to think about getting our car ready for winter, but how about summer? Here are some ideas of how get your car ready for summer. (more…)