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Android Auto Overview

If you have been driving without Android Auto, you may not realize how much safer you could be in your vehicle using this app. The main benefit of this Google-made driving app is that it seamlessly connects to your phone’s apps, allowing you to access music, messaging, calling, news, and navigation. With Google Assistant, you can do everything using voice-enabled commands.

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What's the Difference Between Oversteer and Understeer?

There are thousands of key terms and phrases that allow drivers to better understand the hundreds of moving parts in their car. If car owners better understand these terms, they can get much more out of their vehicles. That is why we here at DCH Kia of Temecula located right here in Temecula are so excited to teach you all about the difference between what oversteer and understeer mean.

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Do I Need a Winch When I Go Off-Roading?

Your Jeep Grand Cherokee has two tow brackets on the front of the vehicle. The fact that they exist should tell you something about the necessity of having some sort of augmentation to get you out of difficult circumstances. Off-roading involves several situations where you may get stuck. A winch is a handy tool for any off-roader.

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Some Motor Oil Myths

Save money on costly repairs and vehicle maintenance by learning some basic tips about how your car works. One of the most important things you can do for your car is to maintain its engine. Motor oil is the lifeblood of your engine, but certain unhelpful myths remain.

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How to Safely Load Cargo into Your SUV?

We here at DCH Kia of Temecula located right in Temecula, CA want to make sure that you are an informed car owner who always remains safe in all situations. That is why we want to be sure you know a few tips about how to safely load cargo into your SUV for your next big trip.

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What is a Differential?

When you notice that your car isn't running as smoothly as it used to, it could be your differentials. These are located with your axles whether in the front or back. If you have an all-wheel drive, you'll have differentials in the front and rear. When you get your tires rotated and balanced, you should also get your differentials and differential oil levels checked.

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Maintaining Your Exhaust System

We here at DCH Kia of Temecula in Temecula, CA understand the importance of keeping up on the maintenance of your vehicle. Your exhaust system plays an important part in reducing emissions, and when your car needs some repairs we're here to help.

Identifying the problem can help to diagnose what needs to be done.

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What Do You Need to Change a Tire?

Finding out that you have a flat tire is never a good thing. You will need to get the tire replaced so that you can be safe on the road. Until you can get the tire replaced, it might be necessary to mount your spare tire.

Depending on the model vehicle, your tire may or may not be full-sized. Either way, you will need a lug nut wrench as well as a jack, which will raise the car.

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Check Your Fuel Pump to Make Sure Your Vehicle is Running Its Best

If you're looking for some ways to make sure that your vehicle is always running its best, you should be aware of the signs of a faulty fuel pump. If your pump isn't supplying the engine with enough gasoline, your vehicle will not be able to meet the demands of the road, and you might just find yourself stuck in the parking lot after work with a vehicle that won't move.

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How to Keep from Losing Your Pet While Traveling

One of the dangers that we have to worry about when it comes to traveling with pets is losing track of your pets. This can be a very devastating thing to happen. This is one of the reasons that it is important to think about ways to keep track of your pet while traveling.

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