Archive for the ‘Tips and Tricks’ Category

Be Prepared for Anything This Winter by Keeping an Emergency Kit in Your Kia!

Thursday, December 28th, 2017
Red car buried under a blanket of snow

What Should My Emergency Roadside Safety Kit Include?

With the winter season in full swing, we need to start being more cautious with our driving – especially when we are trekking through the winding roads of the Appalachian Mountains. But no matter how careful we are (or if our Kia is outfitted with all-wheel drive), the unexpected can happen and we will find ourselves off the road and partially buried in snow. This can be a dangerous situation if visibility and temperatures are low. Luckily, keeping an emergency kit inside your Kia can help save your life. (more…)

What is the Snowflake or X warning light in my Kia vehicle?

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
Kia Sorento Dashboard Instrument Cluster

We were recently browsing through the comments on our popular Kia warning lights blog and, first of all, we would like to apologize for not answering the many questions you’ve had for us over the past year. We wish we could’ve gotten to answering them in a much more timely manner, but hopefully getting to them late is better than never. (more…)

What to put in your Emergency Roadside Safety Kit?

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Like the boy scouts, a good vehicle owner is always prepared for the worst. To make sure you are equipped to handle any situation the road could throw at you, we suggest having a well-stocked Emergency Roadside Safety Kit at your disposal. Take a look at our suggestions on what to put in your Emergency Roadside Safety Kit and you’ll be ready next time you find yourself in a jam.


Celebrating Valentine’s Day in Mount Hope, WV

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day 2017 in Mount Hope WV

5 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2017 in Mount Hope WV

It sneaks up on a lot of us each year, Valentine’s Day, that is. It may be that we are trying to avoid it altogether, or perhaps we simply forget. It’s a great opportunity to make someone special very happy or hopping mad. Because we want all our customers to be happy, we decided to share 5 ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Mount Hope WV in 2017. (more…)

Affordable Safe Cars for Teens

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Which Kia Models are best for Teens?

It is almost time for National Teen Driver Safety Week. This is a program created by Traffic Safety Marketing Council. The idea is to get information out that will help teens drive more safely. There are also resources throughout the year that list the best cars for teens to drive. For example, the car research site has a list of cars for teens, as does the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, and several family magazines. Kia has appeared on several of these lists, lets take a look at the various models.  (more…)

How can I program my Kia Homelink?

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Programming your Kia Homelink

Ever see something and love it on the spot because it will make your life easier? And then realize that it might be a little hard to make it easy? Well, that isn’t the case with homelink so don’t be intimidated. We are going to walk you through it and it is as simple as pie! Here is what you need to keep in mind when programming your Kia Homelink. (more…)

What does the warning light on my Kia dash mean?

Monday, June 27th, 2016
Understanding Your Kia Warning Lights

Kia warning lights and their meanings

We all know our car has warning lights, but what do they mean? How important are they? Let’s take a minute to better understand  Kia warning lights and their meanings. (more…)