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What are Your Cabin and Engine Air Filters?

When shopping for a new vehicle, you typically think about all the great features you are looking for in a dream car. You think about the engine size, horsepower, technology and safety features. Most people don't consider the ongoing maintenance that is needed, however. There are a number of maintenance items that need to be completed periodically in order to protect your investment and keep your vehicle running smoothly. In addition to oil changes and servicing your brakes, changing out your cabin filters and engine air filters is very important.

 

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Stop! It May be Time to Check Your Brake Fluid Level

Your car has many operating systems that need routine maintenance to make sure it is operating safely and smoothly. One important system is the brake system, and an important component of this system is brake fluid. Brake fluid is important for the following reasons:

  • What is Brake Fluid? - Often called hydraulic fluid, brake fluid is a combination of various glycols that can withstand extreme heat and cold and will not cause damage to rubber components. 
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Overlooking your tire tread depth could prove costly


Many times, a person will buy a new or used car and not even look at the tires. They will look under the hood, they will look on the ground to see if any oil or other fluids are leaking, and they will make sure that the heater and the air conditioner works. However, by them not taking a little bit of time out to look at the tire tread depth they are doing themselves a disservice. This is because the tires are the only part of the vehicle that are in direct contact with the road. This is the…
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Windshield washer fluid is important for your vehicle and safety


Some people ignore the windshield washer fluid, not realizing how important it is for their vehicle and their safety that they keep fluid in their vehicles at all times.

Windshield washer fluid acts as a lubricant for the pump and hoses in the windshield washer system. When those parts do not get lubricated they start to break down causing cracks, leaks, or the need for a complete replacement. Replacements can be expensive and time-consuming.

The windshield washer fluid also keeps the windshield clean and clear of any debris that might block the view of the driver...
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What the Indicator Lights of Your Kia Mean

If your warning lights come on, then you need to take action; don't just ignore the warning. If you ignore your warning lights, then you will end up with a much worse problem on your hands. If you have any warning lights come on in your car, be sure to bring it down so that we can take care of it here at Victory Kia.

There are many indicator lights on your dash-many of them will probably never come on, and that's a good thing. But over time you will eventually encounter at least one or two. You…

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Reasons for Servicing Your Car at Victory Kia

As an auto owner, you need to service your vehicle regularly. Out of the various mechanics available in your vicinity, you should always opt for the service at Victory Kia, whether it is regular maintenance or repair following an accident or any other tune-up your car may need. The following are reasons as to why you should consider making the trip to our Victoria, TX service center:

Bringing your car to be serviced at Victory Kia provide you with top-notch service. We hope you will consider stopping for your next appointment for your vehicle at 714 E Rio Grande Street…

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