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Get behind the wheel of a hybrid or electric Kia vehicle!

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10 years ago, not many people were buying hybrid or electric vehicles, but that's changed a lot! Now there are alternative vehicles with more contemporary looks or ones that're based off popular gasoline versions. Plus, there are more charging stations for those vehicles that need to be plugged in! If you're ready to take the plunge and move away from a fully-gasoline model and into an alternative vehicle, you'll have several…

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Tips for Cleaning Your Tires

When your wheels are clean, you know that it’s more than your appearance. Your wheels just feel better, and it protects against weathering and cracking. If you have any type of tire blooming, or browning of the rubber, then you can clean it off with a thorough clean as well. There are some things that make this process easier and much faster. This includes a bucket, tire cleaning solution, microfiber towels, and a garden hose. You can try a foam applicator pad or tire brush if you want to get an ultra deep clean. 

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Neutralizing the Odors in Your Vehicle

No one wants to be assaulted by a bad smell when they climb into their vehicle. We want you to know how to neutralize the odors in your vehicle that are making you frustrated.

When you are faced with a bad scent in your vehicle, you should seek out the source of that bad scent. There is a good chance that the scent is coming from food that has been left in the car or something else that has gone bad.  

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Learn About LATCH System Evaluations

We here at Tynan's Kia Fort Collins understand that the safety of your family is your top priority when purchasing a new vehicle. More specifically, the ease in which child car seats can be attached to cars makes a huge impact on whether or not to purchase a car. That is why we want to be sure you know all about LATCH evaluations.

LATCH stands for Lower Anchors And Tethers For Children. LATCH ratings are a means of deciding what vehicles are best designed to accommodate car seats for your children that are also designed to keep them safe…

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Get ready for the all new 2020 Kia Telluride SUV!

 

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For years, the Kia Sorento has been the largest model of the lineup, but that's all changing in the coming months when the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride makes its grand debut at our Fort Collins dealership! Here's a little information about the upcoming three-row SUV so you can whet your appetite.

Performance

The Telluride comes in four trims (LX, S, EX, and SX), and all options have a 3.8L V6 with 291 horsepower and 262 lb-ft torque. If you need to…

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Winter Survival Tools to Put in Your Car

A winter survival kit can come in handy if you are ever stuck by yourself or with others on the highway during periods of bad weather. Even if you are stranded on a busy highway, it could take hours or days before help can arrive.

Therefore, it will be necessary to have a food, water and a way to keep warm until that happens. Extra blankets, jackets or gloves can help you avoid hypothermia while waiting for help. If you have others in the car with you, huddling together can also create extra warmth. 

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Take advantage of Colorado Tax Credits on Electric Vehicles to get a Kia Niro or Niro Plug-In Hybrid!

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If you're looking for a hybrid or plug-in hybrid vehicle with contemporary looks that aren't super sci-fi, stop into Tynan's Kia Fort Collins. We offer both the Kia Niro (a hybrid model) and the Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid for shoppers who want to either save on fuel and/or do one solid for the environment, without driving a car that screams alternative. Plus, with this subcompact crossover, you'll get more cargo space than you would on a typical sedan or hatchback hybrid model.

Now, you're probably thinking that buying a hybrid or plug-in hybrid would…

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Why you should lease a new Kia!

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At Tynan's Kia Fort Collins, many of the shoppers that come in to test drive a new Kia end up leasing. If you're on the fence if you should buy for the long-run or lease a new Kia, we'll show you the benefits of going with this short-term option.

Time

When you lease a Kia you'll only have the vehicle for about three-years. This is perfect for drivers who start to get antsy and want to get into a new vehicle with updated features and looks on a regular basis. At the same time, if you…

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Changing Between Oils for Your Vehicle

With the two types of oils that are available for vehicles, it is important to know enough about each oil so that you will know which one is safe for your vehicle. There are a couple of different types of oils that are for sale in motor stores. They are synthetic and conventional.

One of the misconceptions that are thrown around is that if you use synthetic, then you are going to have to keep using synthetic. One thing that you have to understand is that there is no harm in switching back and forth between the oils for your…

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Rolling on Slippery Roads in the Winter

Automotive winter tires have a heavy-duty design for optimum traction on paved roads that might be covered in ice, snow or sleet. The tread patterns of such high-performance tires are engineered to overcome natural obstacles.

Tynan's Kia Fort Collins offers a large selection of winter tires for passenger cars. If you have an SUV or crossover SUV, you'll want to select items that are compatible with all-wheel drive and other traction-management technology. Tires for such vehicles typically have studs that prevent freezing rain and sleet from sticking to the tread.  

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