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Things to Keep an Eye Out for with Car Tire Wear

Being able to spot trouble with the car tires early enough can reduce the chances of the car tire failing and leaving you stuck off the side of the road.

Here are a few things to keep an eye out for with tire tread wear.

The tire treads should be the same all the way around the tires. When you begin to see worn areas or areas of the tread that seem to be separating from the tire, don't neglect to have a professional take a closer look because the tire may be defective and about to fail.

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Hyundai Santa Fe Sport: A Cut Above the Rest

The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport crossover SUV features state of the art media and safety elements with a sophisticated interior to create the ultimate driving experience. This popular crossover SUV handles with the precision of a sports car while giving the room and comfort of an SUV. With an arsenal of safety components and internet capabilities, the driver of a Santa Fe Sport can take comfort on their drive.

The innovative HID headlights with Dynamic Bending Light and High Beam Assist keeps the road safe, even in the worst conditions. The Dynamic Bending Light curves the headlights as...

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Style and Roominess Define the Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent is an attractively designed economical compact sedan that provides a comfortable interior cabin with user-friendly technology. Exterior elements like a hexagonal front grille, cool LED lighting, and chrome accents add pizazz to this sedan. It's not just good looks that the Hyundai Accent has going for it, though - the interior cabin can hold everyone and their luggage very nicely.

Technology is your friend in the Hyundai Accent, and users can easily synchronize their smart devices with the aid of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to display on the standard 5-inch...

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Safety First Is the Hyundai Santa Fe's Motto

When driving a popular cross-over SUV like the Hyundai Santa Fe, you won't have to worry about safety, as this family favorite garners safety ratings such as the NHTSA five-star overall safety rating and gains the IHS Top Safety Pick when fitted with the automatic braking system and the HID headlights.

Not just a safe vehicle to drive, the Hyundai Santa Fe is a fun and comfortable ride as well. With three-row seating options, you can fold the 50/50 rear split-folding seatbacks down completely flat or pop them back up easily. Everyone will be informed and entertained with…

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Consider a New Hyundai Tucson as Your Next SUV

The tech features of new Tucson make it impressive to the drivers. For anyone looking for a roomy vehicle that has safety features and warranties, Hyundai Tucson is the best choice. The cargo room offered by Tucson is right, and it has a storage space that has plenty of in-cabin and has spacious seats for relaxing.

With the features it has, the interior storage compartments of Tucson are many, and belongings are kept organized when you are driving. The mileage Tucson's gas is above average. It gets 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg while it is on…

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Easily Debunked Motor Oil Myths

The thing about myths is that they are almost always easily disproved. Yet, year after year they are passed along from person to person. The same is true in the auto industry, That is why our team here at Woody Smith Hyundai wants to ensure that you are an informed car owner and know some of the most common myths surrounding motor oil.

The first is that your oil should be completely changed prior to you and your family going on a big trip. While this may be good practice at times, it is not always necessary. The second is…

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Enjoy the Capabilities of a New 2018 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai has continuously developed top class models. However, 2018 Hyundai Elantra promises to better with fantastic design and installed with advanced tech and safety features. With the newest Elantra sedan in our new inventory, drivers in Idaho Falls can enjoy better ride experience.

The improved safety features include automatic emergency braking enhanced with pedestrian detection, rearview camera, blind spot mirror, automatic headlight control, and blind spot detection. The 2018 Hyundai Elantra also has adaptive cruise control which automatically maintains a distance...

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Why Tire Pressure Matters to Your Car

The last thing you need is to lose control of your vehicle due to incorrect tire pressure. Tires that have too little or too much air can create significant problems for you. At the very least, they will needlessly cost you extra money.

When your tires are underinflated, they have to expend extra energy to move your vehicle down the road. That creates excess heat and wear. The tires’ outer edges and sides are eventually damaged as a result. On the flip side, driving with over-inflated tires creates a situation where you can easily lose control of your vehicle...

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Neglecting Your Car's Cooling System Could Lead to Catastrophic Results

Unfortunately, many car owners in America today take their engine cooling systems for granted. Without proper maintenance, a malfunctioning cooling system can cause catastrophic problems. However, the good news is that all you need is a little knowledge to keep your car's cooling system working at optimal levels.

The first thing you should check is your engine coolant level. In most cars, all you need do is remove the radiator cap and check to see if your radiator is topped off with coolant. However, do not try and remove the radiator cap if your car's engine is still…

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What is the Purpose of the Transfer Case?

The transfer case is where the actual transfer of wheel ratio occurs as you shift your four-wheel or all-wheel-drive vehicle from the two-wheel to four-wheel function. Depending on how your system is set up, the transfer case either operates with a chain drive or gears. The general outcome is the same.

The natural rotation of your front and rear tires occurs at different speeds. In order for the four-wheel drive to work, all four tires need to turn at the same time. The transfer case coordinates the front and rear axle rotation by slowing the speed down.

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