How to Protect Yourself from a Tire Blowout

A tire blowout can make you feel pretty unsafe. It can be difficult to maintain control of the vehicle, and you might not know what to do to prevent an accident. At Hyman Bros. Kia, we're invested in finding ways that you can use to prevent accidents and get the best shot at arriving to a safe stop in the event that you have a tire blowout. Here are a few things that you should know.

First off, you can avoid most tire blowouts by making sure that your tires are in good condition. Look for cracks along the…

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Kia Sorento Overview

The completely redesigned Kia Sorento is a showstopper in the midsize SUV industry. It has enviable features that indulge its owners and provide the utmost in class and comfort. Find out why the Sorento continues to be a favorite among new vehicle buyers today.

One of its most convenient features is its seating for up to seven people. When you want a vehicle that will accommodate your entire family, you need look no further than the Sorento. You can easily fit everyone in the household without anyone feeling cramped or crowded. 

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Kia Sportage High on Value, Performance, and Style

If you are looking for a capable, stylish, and value-driven vehicle, look no further than the Kia Sportage. This popular crossover SUV is equipped with all that you are looking for in a vehicle in this class, delivering an exceptional ride through Midlothian and beyond.

A standard 2.4L 4-cylinder engine provides 181 horsepower. Or choose the available 2.0-liter turbocharged GDI engine, offering an impressive 240 horsepower that pairs with 260 lb-ft of torque. Exterior color choices include Sparkling Silver, Hyper Red, 

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Why Not Choose A Kia Optima As Your Next Sedan?

The 2020 Kia Optima is gaining ground on many of the long-standing sedans of the automotive market. This mid-size sedan is sleek, streamlined and sexy. Consumers can choose from many different trim levels, including the EX, LX, SX, S and more.

The new Optima has it all from high-performance engine components to advanced technologies. Of course, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are integrated into the system. There are a number of in-car apps that can be accessed from the touchscreen display. This includes audio books, music apps, maps and messaging.

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The 2020 Kia Soul's Next-Level Versatility

When it comes to popular subcompact SUVs, the 2020 Kia Soul fits the bill perfectly. This SUV is very versatile in its actions as well as in its capability. Kia has given this automobile a completely new interior and exterior, but there's much more.

The 2020 Kia Soul can be purchased in a number of trims, including the LX, EX, S, X-Line, GT-Line and GT-Line Turbo. In addition to that, this SUV will come in a myriad of colors, such as:

  • Solar Yellow
  • Mars Orange
  • Inferno Red
  • Sparkling Silver
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Kia Rio Overview

The 2020 Kia Rio is a vehicle with 6-speed transmission. It also has a 4-cylinder engine. This vehicle is available in several colors, including red, white, blue, gray and black. The car will allow you to safely stay connected while you are on the go. This feature will allow you to use your voice to dictate texts, make phone calls and guide navigation. You won't have to ever take your hands off of the wheel.

This vehicle also has features that will help you stay safe while you are behind the wheel. It has roadside assistance

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Safety For Your Pets In Your Car

Most dogs enjoy traveling in the car, and there are a few other pets that can tolerate the adventure. When you're traveling with your pets in Midlothian, try to keep a carrier or crate on hand to keep your pet safe. This can also provide a sense of comfort for your pet if they feel agitated or afraid.

Avoid letting your pet sit in the front seat. If you're in an accident, it's possible for the airbag to deploy, which can cause your dog to get injured. Hyman Bros. Kia can show you various seat belt options…

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How to Safely Change a Flat Tire

It happens to pretty much everyone at some point. You are driving down the road in Midlothian and get a flat. While some situations may call for a professional, it is important to have the know-how to also do it yourself. First, make your workspace as safe as you can. Try to park on a hard, flat surface, if possible. You will also want to turn off your engine, engage the parking brake, and use wheel chocks to secure the wheels on the opposite side of the vehicle.

Loosen your lug nuts prior to lifting the car, but do not…
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Signs Your Vehicle's Ignition System Needs Professional Service

You must keep your vehicle's ignition in peak condition. The key to accomplishing this vital objective is obtaining service on your vehicle's ignition promptly when needed. There are key signs that you need to be aware of that indicate ignitions service needs to occur.

A commonplace sign your vehicle needs ignition service is nothing happening when you turn the key. This can mean that your vehicle's solenoid is not working. The solenoid is the element that transmits electricity from the battery to the starter motor. If you hear a grinding sound when you turn your vehicle's…

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Winter Tire Options

Winter in many parts of the country brings with it a lot of ice and snow. In some areas, snow can be an issue any time from early fall through early spring. In places where there is a lot of snow, Hyman Bros. Kia believes that you should consider putting winter tires on your vehicle. These tires provide more traction than all-season tires.

One of the best types of winter tires are studdable winter tires. These are tires that have small metal studs placed within them to enhance traction. These little studs really grip into the ice. There is a…

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