Why You Should Be Cautious Of A Tire Blowout

Take a few extra minutes to check on your tires before you get out on the road. You may or may not have thought about this all that often in the past, but it is critically important. After all, you need to ensure that those tires don’t run the risk of blowing out on you. It is definitely a possibility for those who don’t pay close attention to the health of their tires.

To prevent a blowout, look at the health of the tires and determine if they need to be replaced. Any tire that has excessive damage…

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Kia Sorento Overview

The 2020 Kia Sorento is a versatile mid-sized SUV that is designed to fit any lifestyle. It doesn't matter whether you want to get out of town or run errands. This vehicle will help you feel at home while you are on the road. It also has a variety of cool features that you can try out.

You will be able to use rear-cross traffic avoidance. While you are in reverse, it will be able to tell you if it detects an obstacle. It will apply the brakes in order to help you avoid a collision.

 

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Kia Optima Overview

There are a ton of options with the latest Kia Optima. Whether you want technology features, driver assistance options, higher acceleration, or better fuel economy, the Optima delivers with one of the best prices for the midsize market. You truly get the most value from this everyday vehicle whether you pick the base edition or the highest trim.

The advanced technology features make the Kia Optima the best car if you want an optimized driving experience. Reliable, safe, and modern, the Optima allows you to check out your blind spot and get pre-collision warnings. The base edition comes 

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Make Your Next Crossover SUV a Kia Sportage

The popular Kia Sportage supplies a wealth of amenities wrapped up inside an appealing, aerodynamic package. You can get a closer look at the Sportage’s interior, have a peek under the hood and take one out for a test drive as soon as you visit our showroom here in Los Angeles.

The Sportage leaves little to be desired when it comes to high-tech amenities. Convenient USB ports and an available charging tray mean that your devices are always ready even while on the road, and an optional app offers remote starting, remote door lock operation and access to Amazon…

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Key Facts About the Kia Soul

The Kia Soul is a popular subcompact SUV that has a variety of technology and other features that you will likely use. One of these features is the smart cruise control that is an optional feature on most trim lines. When the smart cruise control is activated, you can maintain a steady speed and a consistent distance from the vehicle in front of yours.

This is helpful because the vehicle will stop for you in the event that another vehicle stops suddenly for any reason. The Kia Soul can also be outfitted with exterior LED lights, which look great and…

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An Overview of The 2020 Kia Rio

The Kia Rio is back, and it's much better than ever. Consumers will have two trim levels to choose from, including the S and LX. If you didn't already know, this automobile will come in either a sedan or hatchback form. Affordability, versatility and functionality are features that you can count on.

The 2020 Kia Rio will come equipped with an updated version of its 1.6-liter engine. Horsepower will come in at about 120 ponies. Though the horsepower has been slightly reduced, the engine is much more efficient. This engine is paired with a CVT transmission for…

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Summer vs. All-Season Tires

We want you to be informed about the differences between summer tires and all-season tires so that you can make that right decision on which to use this season.

So What's the Difference Between Summer and All-Season Tires?

All-season tires are a little bit higher-profile with a distinct tread that is made to last all year long. Because all-season tires are built to last longer than summer tires, they sacrifice efficiency for performance in colder temperatures.

?Summer tires are a low-profile option that is especially
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What Is Synthetic Oil? Is It Valuable?

Synthetic oil is oil that lasts longer than conventional oil, gets a user more value for his money, and is made of compounds that are outside of what you find with conventional oil. Though it is true that this oil tends to cost a bit more to put in your vehicle, it might be worth it from a dollar savings model. The long-term savings that can be found from synthetic oil can make a lot of sense.

Once only used in high performance racing vehicles, synthetic oil is known to stand up to higher temperatures than conventional oil. It resists…

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Two Important Benefits Of Having A Dash Cam Installed

Even when a car is parked, it's in danger of being hit. This is one of the top reasons why Los Angeles drivers who want to protect themselves and their investments are having dash cams installed. This innovative technology creates indisputable records of damage-causing events. At Kia Downtown Los Angeles, we're eager to help motorists get optimum value from these amazing accessories. That's why we're sharing two of the most important benefits gained from using them.

Sidestep Insurance Fraud

Fraudulent accident claims are surprisingly common. 

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Why You Need a Roadside Emergency Kit

We’ve all heard about the importance of having a roadside emergency kit in our vehicles, yet many drivers fail to do so. It’s usually not until we’re stranded on the road that we realize the importance of being prepared. Our team at Kia Downtown Los Angeles would love to help you make your own roadside emergency kit and explain its importance.

Here is a list of things you might want in your roadside emergency kit.
 
• Blankets and pillow
• Flashlight with additional batteries
• Flat tire kit
• Tool kit
• Water or similar fluids
• First aid kit
• Jumper cables
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