Properties of Synthetic Oil

Synthetic motor oil is engine lubricant that is created in a lab. Like conventional oil, synthetic oil is created from chemicals compounds that provide lubricating properties.

As engine technology has advanced, scientists have explored and altered the makeup of chemicals that lubricate your engine.

For many engines, synthetic oils work better and hold up longer than conventional crude oil-based products.

However, depending on your engine's age and performance characteristics, synthetic oil may not be the best choice.

 
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Properties of Synthetic Oil

Synthetic motor oil is engine lubricant that is created in a lab. Like conventional oil, synthetic oil is created from chemicals compounds that provide lubricating properties.

As engine technology has advanced, scientists have explored and altered the makeup of chemicals that lubricate your engine.

For many engines, synthetic oils work better and hold up longer than conventional crude oil-based products.

However, depending on your engine's age and performance characteristics, synthetic oil may not be the best choice.

 
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Maintained Suspension Systems Provide The Smoothest Ride

One of the main factors drivers look for when choosing a vehicle is its suspension system. The suspension system in a vehicle includes its chassis, steering, shock spring, and tire components. When these parts work together, a smooth ride is achieved. There is nothing worse than driving around a city like Lafayette in a vehicle that does not drive over surfaces smoothly. Maintained suspension systems ensure that the ride is comfortable and safe.

There are many different types of suspension systems. The two main categories are independent and dependent systems. 

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Maintained Suspension Systems Provide The Smoothest Ride

One of the main factors drivers look for when choosing a vehicle is its suspension system. The suspension system in a vehicle includes its chassis, steering, shock spring, and tire components. When these parts work together, a smooth ride is achieved. There is nothing worse than driving around a city like Lafayette in a vehicle that does not drive over surfaces smoothly. Maintained suspension systems ensure that the ride is comfortable and safe.

There are many different types of suspension systems. The two main categories are independent and dependent systems. 

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Spring Car Maintenance Tips

Spring is upon us now, and it is time to think about basic car maintenance tips to keep the car running smoothly during this season.

Check Your Fluids – It is always a good idea to keep an eye on fluid levels, and a changing season can be the perfect reminder to get this done. Don’t forget to check fluids beyond just the oil. Also look at power steering fluid, transmission fluid, and more.
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Mind The Windshield- Your windshield may have small cracks in it that can develop into a more serious issue if not taken care of right away…

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Spring Car Maintenance Tips

Spring is upon us now, and it is time to think about basic car maintenance tips to keep the car running smoothly during this season.

Check Your Fluids – It is always a good idea to keep an eye on fluid levels, and a changing season can be the perfect reminder to get this done. Don’t forget to check fluids beyond just the oil. Also look at power steering fluid, transmission fluid, and more.
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Mind The Windshield- Your windshield may have small cracks in it that can develop into a more serious issue if not taken care of right away…

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The Importance of Regular Brake Service

The brakes in your vehicle are a small component but one that plays an important part in keeping you safe on the road. At Sterling Kia, we want you to be aware of the importance of regular brake maintenance and to know when your brakes need inspecting or replacing. Here are some signs your brakes or brake pads may need replacing.

• Your vehicle pulls to one side when you touch the brake pedal.
• The brake pedal sinks to the floor but is not as responsive as it should be.
• The brake pads make a grinding sound when you touch the…

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The Importance of Regular Brake Service

The brakes in your vehicle are a small component but one that plays an important part in keeping you safe on the road. At Sterling Kia, we want you to be aware of the importance of regular brake maintenance and to know when your brakes need inspecting or replacing. Here are some signs your brakes or brake pads may need replacing.

• Your vehicle pulls to one side when you touch the brake pedal.
• The brake pedal sinks to the floor but is not as responsive as it should be.
• The brake pads make a grinding sound when you touch the…

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The Noticeably Updated Kia Soul

The fully redesigned Kia Soul offers versatility. Additionally, we can't stop talking about its updated style at Sterling Kia. It looks stunning, and we are proud to have it in our Lafayette inventory. Let's talk a bit more about this popular subcompact SUV.

Kia paints today's Soul 18 ways. That fact underscores the brand's mission to provide each driver with a Soul that perfectly suits them. You can choose your Kia in 12 one-color schemes. These colors sport names like Black Cherry and Clear White. 

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The Noticeably Updated Kia Soul

The fully redesigned Kia Soul offers versatility. Additionally, we can't stop talking about its updated style at Sterling Kia. It looks stunning, and we are proud to have it in our Lafayette inventory. Let's talk a bit more about this popular subcompact SUV.

Kia paints today's Soul 18 ways. That fact underscores the brand's mission to provide each driver with a Soul that perfectly suits them. You can choose your Kia in 12 one-color schemes. These colors sport names like Black Cherry and Clear White. 

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