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Eliminate Pet Hair from Your Car

The presence of pet hair inside your car is not fun. As much as you love your dog or cat, you probably don't appreciate balls of fur matted into your car's upholstery. Thankfully, getting rid of the hair isn't too tricky. Using a regular car vacuum, however, might not work. Go with one with a bristled brush on the end. The bristle help pick up the hair.

There's another way to get rid of pet hair, and some might find the process amusing. Blowing up a balloon and creating some static electricity could work. Rub the…

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What Should You Look for in a Car Battery?

Not all car batteries are created equal, but you might not know what's truly important when replacing your battery when it no longer holds a charge. Getting a quality battery at an affordable price should be one of your top concerns, and at Kyners Auto Sales, we want to tell you a bit more about what you should be looking for in a battery.

One of the most important things that you should be concerned about when you're buying a new car battery is the amount of life that you'll get out of 

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Tips For Keeping Your Vehicle Road Ready For Spring

When was the last time you checked on your tire pressure or the windshield wipers on your vehicle? This is something you need to have a handle on right away. Spring poses its own set of potential threats to the condition of your vehicle, and it is always best to keep your vehicle running its best.

Check on the belts and hoses of your vehicle to make sure they are operating correctly. They are a critical element of how the vehicle runs, and they should not be ignored under any circumstances. You have some time to get them changed out…

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Why Air Filters Are Important

An air filter is designed to keep your cabin and engine free from dust, pollen or dirt. Instead of floating around in the air, these particles are trapped and held on a surface comprised of paper, foam or fiberglass. Air filters are generally white or beige when first purchased and will turn black or brown as they absorb particles.

Generally speaking, an air filter should be changed every 12 to 18 months. The exact timing will depend on weather and road conditions in Chambersburg as well as the design of the filter itself.

 

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These Different Winter Tire Types Will Help You

Driving in the winter can be a stressful experience. Between the cold, slippery roads, and other drivers, there's a lot to keep track of in order to stay safe. The last thing you want to think about is whether or not your vehicle can drive safely in treacherous conditions - so have you thought about winter tires?

There are two main types of winter tires to consider - stud-less and studded. Both provide your vehicle with better traction and grip on the road, whether there's snow or ice in between rubber and pavement. At Kyners Auto Sales, it's hard…

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How Steering Problems Impact Automobiles

When an automobile corners or drifts around a curve, its steering system and axles influence where the wheels roll. If a steering system is inefficient, a vehicle won't handle well on the road when it maneuvers left of right.

There are two steering problems that make the process of operating an automobile a hassle. The riskiest problem is understeering because it involves weight and speed. You'll experience it when you accelerate too quickly immediately after your car corners. Severe understeering is tough to manage because the front tires on a vehicle lack proper weight distribution. 

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Car Detailing: Controlling Pet Hair

One of the biggest parts of being a good car owner is being informed on how to take the best care of it. This ranges from caring for the engine and mechanical aspects of the car as well as finding easy ways to keep the interior clean as well. We here at Kyner's Auto Sales, Inc. know how hard it can be to control pet hair in your vehicle, which is why we wanted to give you a few tips.

First, using something as simple as a balloon can make all the difference in your car. First, blow up…

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Don't Leave Windshield Wiper Blades on for Too Long

Windshield wiper blades are among the most important components on your vehicle. This is because you won't be able to see unless they are working properly. Windshield wiper blades that are not in good condition can cause streaks or blemishes on the glass itself.

On a sunny day, you may find that the sun's glare is even more intense than it would be if the glass were not full of streaks. Wiper blades may need to be replaced if you notice that the rubber is dry or brittle. In some cases, chunks of rubber may fall off. 

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Why Washing Your Car is Important

While you may know that keeping your car clean can help to retain its value, there are reasons why a clean car can save you money and can even save your life. It might seem counter-intuitive, but your dirty car is costing you gas money. As dust accumulates on its finish, it creates aerodynamic drag, reducing your fuel efficiency. It might not seem like much, but over time it can add up to dozens of gallons of gas.

Additionally, that dirty windshield can be the cause of an accident when mixed with a sunny day or a dark night.  

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Inspect and Replace in the Springtime

There are so many components in the vehicle that you drive. You have to check and replace them all so that your vehicle will continue to work properly. Proper vehicle maintenance is especially important in the spring because it can save you a lot of trouble during the hot days of summer.

Among the components you are going to have to check and inspect with your vehicle are the bulbs. If one of your bulbs are burned out, then you are going to have to get it replaced as soon as possible. Having all of your lights working is important…

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