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Transmission Fluid Leaks

Unfortunately, the transmission in any car can fail. There are a few signs that you can listen to and look at if you think that your transmission is going out.

One of the signs that there is a leak associated with the transmission is when you see fluid on the ground. The fluid will be brown or red in color. It's crucial that the transmission maintains a proper fluid level because this is what lubricates the gears so that they can easily shift. If you see fluid on the ground, it could be an indication of a leaky seal…

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Have Winter Wiper Blades to Enhance Your Driving Experience


Visibility is the secret to a pleasant and safe driving experience. You do not need to be in a position where you cannot see approaching vehicles or objects. This will most likely be the case if all you have is regular wiper blades and it is winter season. They completely miss the mark during winter. That does not mean they are not good during summer. It simply means they are not the stuff you expect to give you a flawless driving experience during winter.

At Hyman Bros. Kia in Midlothian, we have seen several people bump into challenges unexpectedly as…
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Why Can't I Just Use Water Instead of Windshield Wiper Fluid?

Here at Hyman Bros. Kia in Midlothian, we recommend that you use windshield wiper fluid for cleaning away all the junk that can accumulate on your windshield and obstruct your view of the roadway. For best results, we do not recommend that you put plain old water into your vehicle's windshield wiper fluid system. Here's why:

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How To Combat Ice Throughout The Winter


Winter is settling in for the season, and that means cold temperatures, longer nights as well as snow and ice. When the snow melts the cold nights set it and freeze it, and many of us end up with small lakes that could almost serve as an ice rink where our driveways should be.

There are several different ways to combat this intrusion, but the best is a two-fold approach. The longtime standard product to combat ice has been salt. Salt works extremely well at melting the salt but has a pretty big drawback. The salt dissolves as it melts…
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Before Hitting the Road with Your Holiday Dish, Make Sure It's Ready to Travel

Many of us during the holiday season find ourselves having to transport a dish of prepared food to a holiday function with family or friends. It can be helpful to plan out your strategy for driving with food in advance. That is why our team here at Hyman Bros. Kia in Midlothian thought it would a good idea to put together a list of tips and ideas for stress-free food transportation.

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Online Finance Applications Save You Time

Shopping for a car used to be a task that was all business and no fun. You would have to go from car lot to car lot, and if you didn't find something you liked, you had to settle on a car that was within your price budget. Since the internet has come along, more consumers are turning to the internet to find their dream car. What does the online Kia finance application at Hyman Bros. Kia do for you exactly?

The internet makes it easier to fill out all the paperwork needed in order to obtain financing for…

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Necessary Things to Check Before You Take A Road Trip

Road trips can be fun and exciting ventures especially when you plan well for them without assuming any critical factors. If it's a family road trip, then you have more reason to double check whether the family car that will take the journey is in good shape. You want your family to get to the planned destination safe and sound. At Hyman Bros. Kia we care about your plans and invite you to visit Midlothian for more guidelines.

Check the cooling system of your car. Find out if the car needs a new coolant or any repair to avoid…

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You Should Only Have Our Dealership Replace Parts In Your Engine


When things go bad in your engine, new parts are needed, and you might be weighing your options of whether you should visit our dealership or go to an independent mechanic to service them. Our dealership should always be your first choice because we not only know our parts, we make sure you have the right ones at all time. And we have factory-trained technicians on the job.

Benefits Of Our Dealership Over An Independent Mechanic

An independent mechanic can promise a quick and sometimes cheap replacement when a part of your car goes bad, but that's not always…
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The True Cost of Owning a Car

Owning a car is important for many people, but car owners need to be aware of the total cost of ownership for their vehicle. There are many more expenses involved than just your monthly loan or finance payment. The Hyman Bros. Kia finance team is here to help you consider these costs.

One of the main car expenses beyond your payment is insurance costs. Nearly every state requires you to carry at least liability insurance, and if you have a loan on your car, the lender likely will make you carry full insurance coverage. That can cost you several hundred…

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