Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

2020 Hyundai Palisade towing a trailer

Should you get an All-Wheel Drive system?

What are the differences between All-Wheel Drive and other systems?

If you’ve been on a search for your newest vehicle, you have likely seen the different drivetrains available. If you have particularly been looking for a truck or an SUV, like the Hyundai Palisade, you may be seeing all-wheel drive quite frequently, and often presented as something beneficial for certain rides. So, what are the differences between all-wheel drive and other systems? Read ahead for a breakdown. 

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Cleaning Interior Dashboard with Microfiber Cloth

How to Sanitize Your Vehicle

Ensuring that everyday surfaces and items that you touch often, such as the center console or steering wheel in your vehicle, are as clean as possible is more important than ever in the wake of COVID-19. It’s important to sanitize anything that you touch often throughout the day but finding the happy medium between cleaning the surfaces of your vehicle and not damaging them can be difficult. We’re here to give you a few important tips and tricks on how to sanitize your vehicle while keeping it in tip-top shape.

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Front-wheel Drive Tire Rotation Pattern Drawing

When should I get my tires rotated?

We’ve been talking about spring maintenance lately, in addition to the new feature of Hyundai Owner Assurance that gives you three years of complimentary maintenance, so we thought we’d go ahead and tackle a question that we’ve been asked quite a bit. When exactly should you be getting your tires rotated? Tire rotation is a very important part of any regular maintenance plan, which is why it’s one of the services included in that Owner Assurance program we just mentioned. We’ll give you a little bit of a rundown below.

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All-Wheel Drive vs Four-Wheel Drive, what is a drivetrain?

When shopping for an SUV or truck, you will notice that they have either all-wheel drive (AWD) or four-wheel drive (4WD). These are different drivetrain options for a vehicle. You may be wondering a few things right now. What is the difference between all-wheel drive and four-wheel drive? What is a drivetrain? Today, we will be covering what a drivetrain is, and comparing AWD and 4WD.

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Automotive Life Hacks Tips & Tricks

There are all kinds of tricks that you can employ in your day-to-day that can make everything just a bit easier. Some people refer to these as life hacks, and there are certainly plenty of these specific tips & tricks that apply to the automotive world. If you’re a car owner or lessee looking for some simple things to do to make life easier, look no further than the video below. It walks you through ten really simply automotive life hacks that will seem like game-changers if you’ve run into the issues they address. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Hyundai Accent Exterior Passenger Side Front Profile

Hyundai Accent Features & How-To Video Playlist

We recently shared a playlist from the Hyundai USA YouTube channel filled with how-to videos featuring dogs. Each video is dedicated to more generic how-to topics and life hacks rather than specific Hyundai help, but that’s not all the YouTube channel has to offer. Hyundai has also put together other playlists more specifically geared towards the vehicles on their lineup, like the one below focused on the Hyundai Accent. The playlist includes things like a walkaround video of the vehicle and how-to videos dedicated to specific features found in that vehicle, like changing the temperature unit or heating up the front seat. Check out the playlist below, and don’t hesitate to give us a call with any questions. Read the rest of this entry >>

Hyundai Helpers Opening Image Tools and Dog

Hyundai Helpers How-Tos Video Playlist

We were checking out the Hyundai YouTube channel to find another helpful video on some feature or technology that we know might cause some confusion on how it works, but instead, we found this magnificent playlist. Filled with how-to videos featuring some special appearances, the Hyundai Helpers series is pretty incredible. Check out these helpful videos packed with cats and dogs looking cute as can be while a narrator gives you some tips and tricks on everything from winter driving to cleaning your cabin. Read the rest of this entry >>

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5 Tips for Maximizing Fuel Efficiency

How Can I Get Better Fuel Economy Out of My Vehicle?

Do you feel like you have to stop to for gas every other day or every few days? Our vehicles don’t always offer us the best fuel economy and over time our vehicle’s fuel economy can take a hit. But don’t fret! If you have been asking yourself, “How can I get better fuel economy out of my vehicle?” then this guide is for you. Keep reading to find out what our top five tips are for maximizing your vehicle’s fuel efficiency.

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