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Read This to Learn Why You Might Want to Use a Dash Cam

Many people today have a dashcam installed in their vehicle, but you may think they are reserved for police officers. This is actually not the case. There are many reasons why you might want to have a dashcam recording video of the surrounding area while you are driving and when you are parked.

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The Kia Optima Offers More than Economy

The Kia Optima is one of the best midsize cars on the market. For the price, you get all of the technology features in some of the luxury vehicles on the road, but there are several ways to upgrade. The base trim includes a four-cylinder engine that delivers 178 horsepower, but if you want more power, Kia now offers a new turbo option that delivers even more horsepower.

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Timing Belts Keep the System Running Smoothly

A timing belt is an essential part of any vehicle. It is necessary to have a properly functioning timing belt in order to ensure that the camshaft and the crankshaft move in tandem with one another in just the right way to keep valves moving and to allow the entire vehicle to remain safely operational.

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Understanding the Role of Brake Fluid

Brake fluid is one of the more important elements in the operation of your vehicle. Brake fluid is crucial to the efficient, effective operation of your vehicle.

There are two primary types of brake fluid used most commonly in vehicles today. 

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It is Time to Get That Chip on Your Windshield Repaired

You might not have thought about it before, but your windshield is one of the most important parts of your car or truck. When you drive at a high speed, it is the windshield that keeps objects from flying into the vehicle and potentially causing a lot of damage. That is why you need to keep it in great condition.

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Kia Introduces the Redesigned Soul

We appreciate versatile automobiles at Capitol City Kia, and we want to highlight the all-new Kia Soul today. With its redesigned body, this popular subcompact SUV deserves prominence on our convenient Montpelier lot.

The Kia Soul has always stood out compared to other vehicles, and this beloved model now offers an exceptionally wide exterior paint spectrum. You can pick a Soul painted in one or two colors. Kia names 12 Soul hues this year. Their memorable monikers include Cherry Black, Mars Orange and Undercover Green.

 

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See the Latest Kia Optima

Are you looking for a new car that gets amazing fuel economy and offers all the latest conveniences? The Kia Optima is the best midsize car on the market if you want a stylish, upscale interior and lots of technology features. Even in the base edition, you get up to 178 horsepower. In addition, the Optima has straightforward technology controls including instant connectivity for smartphones. It’s easier than ever to keep your eyes on the road.

With its spacious interior and quiet cabin, the Optima rivals all other cars in its class. 

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Winter Tires vs. All-Season Tires: Which One Should You Choose?

During the cold season and your automobile maintenance, choosing the best selection of tires is often questionable. You have your choice of dedicated winter tires, which are optimal for cold conditions, or a selection of all-season tires which are optimal for driving during all seasons. Below we at Capitol City Kia provide tips to compare between the two, in order to help those that are on the fence regarding which type to purchase for your driving needs.

One important feature is the tread patterns of the tires. 

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Building Your Vehicle Winter Survival Kit

It is that time of the year when winter begins to make its presence known. In order to prepare for the rigors of the season and its weather elements, it is important that you equip your vehicle with a winter survival kit.

Your vehicle winter survival kit should start with basic supplies such as jumper cables, a tire pressure gauge, rags, and a first aid kit. Be sure to include a blanket, warm clothes, bottled water, and non-perishable snacks in the event that you are stranded. It is also a good idea to include kitty...

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