Charging a Car Battery for Beginners

The last time you drove your car it started just fine. Now though, the engine won’t turn over. What do you do? While we at Palm Springs Kia in Cathedral City, CA are always there to help, if you have a battery charger, you can try to charge the battery yourself.

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Why You Might Need Engine Cooling & Radiator Service

Without the proper coolant and a working radiator, your vehicle could overheat easily from the engine running. The cooling system in your vehicle pushes coolant, which is a combination of water and anti-freeze, through the engine to help absorb the engine's heat. At the same time, the radiator works to keep the coolant running freely through the system.

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Your Engine's Belts and Hoses Are More Important Than You Think

A lot goes into keeping your vehicle's engine running smoothly. Parts wear out, and breakdowns happen. Keeping your regularly scheduled maintenance appointments with a service department like ours here at Palm Springs Kia will help to prevent some of these issues. Even the smallest details must be inspected, and that includes the belts and hoses. 

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Kia Cadenza Overview

The new Kia Cadenza is the popular full-size sedan for which you have been searching. It offers ideal accommodations and features that make it one of the most popular sedans on the road today. Discover what these features are and how they are built with your comfort and enjoyment in mind.

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The Capable Compact Kia Soul

The Kia Soul remains one of the most highly recommended subcompact SUVs available. The seating accommodates adult passengers easily while providing plenty of cargo space. The vehicle provides a smooth fuel-efficient ride and has plenty of technological features.

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What is Front-Wheel Drive vs. Rear-Wheel Drive?

Front-wheel drive is where the engine powers the front wheels. Rear-wheel drive is where the engine powers the back wheels. Each option has its advantages and disadvantages. Better fuel economy is one of the advantages that comes along with front-wheel drive. It will also provide you with more traction.

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