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Advanced Features of the Kia Telluride

Kia is known for coming up with some of the coolest technology to implement in their vehicles. They also do a great job of adopting new technologies early. These practices make sure their vehicles always feel modern and high-tech. Our team in Montpelier is happy to report that Kia has continued this tradition of innovation and incorporation with their new mid-size SUV the Kia Telluride.

One of the coolest features of the Kia Telluride is actually a safety technology. It is called Blind Spot View Monitor, and it is the future of blind-spot monitoring technology.
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Enjoy the Drive Around Montpelier and on Vacation in the Kia Sedona

Whether you're driving the kids to soccer practice or taking a road trip, the right minivan can improve your experience. That's where the Kia Sedona comes in — this popular minivan is designed to support all of your driving needs.

With two rows of back seats, the Sedona has space for the whole family. Plus, with the Slide-N-Stow design, you can flip the third row under the floor to create even more cargo space. The process is smooth and easy — no need to remove seats.

 

 

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How Backup Cameras Work


Your safety is very important to us at Capitol City Kia, and backup cameras play an important role in keeping you as safe as possible when you’re out. Effective in 2018, all vehicles under 10,000 pounds are required to have backup cameras installed. What to learn how they operate? Stop and see us to get the scoop on the importance of having a backup camera.

Backup cameras act as your eyes when you’re backing up your vehicle. You can only see so much in your rearview mirror, so backup cameras help you be aware of surrounding in…
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Signs Your Fuel System May Need Servicing

We all know what gas or fuel does for our car and that if we don’t have gas in the car, the car won’t run. What many drivers don’t understand is how the fuel system actually works or how having a fully operating fuel system is every bit as important as having fuel in the tank. At Capitol City Kia, we want you to be able to identify when your fuel system is not working as it should.

Here are some signs your fuel system may need work.
• Temperature gauge is higher than normal.
• The engine sputters…
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The Facts About Low-Mileage Oil Changes

It's a sad fact that some people just don't change the oil in their vehicles often enough. There are a lot of excuses. One excuse that some give is that they haven't driven enough miles to get their oil changed. You should get your oil changed even if you haven't driven very much.

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Learning About Vehicle Safety Ratings

When you want to choose a car that you can feel safe in, understanding safety ratings is a good first step. Capitol City Kia can explain how to choose a confidence-inspiring vehicle based on the safety ratings from the NHTSA or the IIHS. Both organizations subject vehicles to a variety of collision tests and give them a rating.

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What Are The Belts And Hoses in Your Vehicle

Your vehicle is a complex feat of engineering that when well maintained can run for countless miles. One of the biggest maintenance items for your vehicle are the belts and hoses. These can be broken down into three groups. Timing belts, serpentine belts, and coolant hoses. They each do a separate but important job.

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How To Drive Safely On The Road With Bicyclists Around You

When you are driving on the road, there are many things you need to be aware of. You need to be aware of other cars, traffic signals, the weather, pedestrians, and any bicyclists that may be around you. We at Capitol City Kia believe an educated driver is one that will drive more safely in and around Montpelier, VT.

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Keep Safe While Jumping a Car

One thing about jumping a vehicle is that it can get dangerous. Therefore, you are going to have to take certain precautions at certain steps. This is to avoid any mishaps and hazards. There are a lot of things to avoid at different steps of giving a dead battery a boost.

One thing you want to avoid is touching the metal clamps of jumper cables together once you start the step of attaching the cables to the batteries. The clamps of the cables have to be attached to the proper battery terminal in order to keep everything safe and effective…

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Removing the Badge of Your Vehicle With the Right Tools

When removing the vehicle badge, you have certain tools that will be effective at removing it without causing too much damage. Among the tools you can use are plastic tools such as plastic wedges and credit cards. You can also use floss and a fishing line to remove the badge.

When using a plastic wedge or a credit card, you just have to take the tool and slide it under the badge cutting the adhesive. With softened glue, you are not going to need much force in order to get the badge off of the vehicle. 

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