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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Easy Winter Driving Tips To Keep You Safe In The Snow

Driving in the winter can be unnerving. Fortunately, Chambersburg motorists can use a number of simple strategies to prevent cold weather disasters. From properly maintaining your car to operating your vehicle at low speeds, there's a lot that you can do to mitigate the dangers of slick, icy roads. At Kyners Auto Sales, we're excited to share two tips that make staying safe in the snow easy.

Always Be Prepared For The Unexpected

You never want to find yourself stranded by the side of the road without all of the essentials. 

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Understanding Why Your Car Engine Overheats

One of the most frustrating and potentially expensive problems you can have with your car is engine overheating. There are some common causes of this major engine issue. In addition, there is an easy course you can follow to significantly lessen the chance that you experience engine overheating.

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Belt and Hose Maintenance

The timing belt has teeth that connect with a sprocket to regulate the timing of the engine's pistons and valves. Hoses and steel tubing enable brake fluid, coolant and gas to travel where they need to go to power the engine and other vehicle components. Over the life of a vehicle, belts and hoses may crack, leak or rust and require replacing.

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What You Should Know About a Blind Spot Monitor

Many newer vehicles are equipped with cutting-edge safety and driver assist features that help keep you and your passengers protected when you're driving around Chambersburg. At Kyners Auto Sales, we want you to be an informed vehicle owner, so here is some useful information about a blind spot monitor.

A blind spot monitor uses technologies that include sensors, cameras, and/or radars to keep an eye on your blind spot zones. When a vehicle is approaching your blind spots, this feature will send you auditory and/or visual warnings. 

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Take Precautions to Avoid Having Your Car Stolen

Having your car stolen can be both frightening and costly. It is estimated that car theft cost drivers as much as $6 billion in 2017 alone. The majority of cars are stolen by professional thieves looking to make money, but at least half of these thefts can be prevented. We here at Kyners Auto Sales want to give you a friendly reminder to take these commonsense precautions to avoid having your car stolen:

  • Turn your car off before you get out. Never leave it running unattended for any reason.
  • Make sure your car doors are always kept locked. 
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Knowledge is Power When Shopping for a Vehicle

There are two common mistakes that occur when shopping for a vehicle. One mistake is that you take whatever deal is thrown your way without actually knowing the worth of the vehicle. Often times, you are winding up paying a lot more than you had to for a vehicle. This mistake is often made by desperate customers.

Another mistake is trying too hard to demand a deal or argue prices without knowing the actual worth of the vehicle. When shopping for a vehicle, the best thing to do is research the actual value of the model. 

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Car Batteries and Extreme Temperatures

When dealing with extreme weather patterns in Chambersburg, PA, you need to be concerned with how your car battery is going to handle it. That’s why we here at Kyner's Auto Sales, Inc. are committed to helping you get the right vehicle that contains the battery you need to fix your problem.

You need a clear understanding of how your battery life can be knocked out by the heat or cold temperatures. It’s best not to get a cheap battery that has less capacity than what your vehicle has. This can cause you serious problems and will…

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