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New Hyundai Tucson Serves as Ideal Family Crossover

The new Hyundai Tuscon is more appealing than ever and has a variety of safety and convenience features to improve your drive. The result serves as the most competitive entry to most of its competitors in the crossover SUV segment. You will be amazed at the Hyundai SUV because of its interior space as well as ample space in the cabin. The following are some of its features that will make you rush to Spradley Hyundai for a test drive:

  • Most essential infotainment options, including Apple Carplay and Android Auto. These are standard features that are found in the Limited…
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Explore the New Hyundai Elantra

You've probably noticed many new Hyundai Elantra models drive off our lot each week, and now you wonder why Pueblo commuters choose this attractive vehicle over the competition. After learning more about the Elantra and taking one for a drive, perhaps you'll understand why people love it so much. It's an excellent option for people who are on a budget, want something simple to drive to and from work each day, or just need something reasonable when it comes to gas mileage.

This year's Hyundai Elantra has evolved just like it has in previous years. 

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Are You at Risk of Hydroplaning?

During periods of heavy rain, water may build up on the roads faster than it can drain. When you drive through this water, too much of it can build up in front of your tires. This is what causes hydroplaning.

When your car hydroplanes, you could lose the ability to slow down, stop, steer or maintain control of your vehicle. You can lessen your risk of hydroplaning by slowing down during times of heavy rain. 

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Take Steps to Avoid a Tire Blowout

A tire blowout can be very scary and extremely dangerous when it occurs. The best way to survive it is to prevent it from happening in the first place. There are a few things that you should stay aware of to ensure that your tires remain in the best condition possible.

The first thing that you should do is makes sure that your tires are properly inflated. Suggested tire pressure will be listed in your owners manual and can be checked with a standard or digital tire gauge. 

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Discover the Function of Your Alternator

Most people have the understanding that it is the battery that powers all the other electric mechanisms of their car, but that’s not true. On the contrary, the battery only powers the electric starter motor that starts your car. Once your car is running, the alternator takes over and generates enough energy to charge the battery and power the electrical systems.

In other words, the alternator acts like a generator of sorts for your car. 

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How to Decode Oil Viscosity Ratings

Everyone knows that oil changes are an integral part of vehicle maintenance. Yet, many drivers don't understand why they need a certain type of oil. Every vehicle requires a specific oil viscosity to keep it running smoothly, and the Hyundai service techs at Spradley Hyundai can help you.

Oil viscosity is represented by a series of numbers combined with a letter. The first set of numbers indicate the viscosity at low temperatures. The lower the number, the better the oil functions in cold weather. 

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Move Over is Not Just a Courtesy, It’s the Law

Unfortunately, many police officers suffer injuries and fatalities each year when responding to calls. Many of these occur due to careless drivers not slowing down and moving over when approaching stopped police cars with their lights on. All 50 states have created laws to help protect police officers from this type of incident, and here are some tips to remember when approaching a stopped police car with its lights on:

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Why You Should Consider Installing Winter Wiper Blades

When the weather begins to take a turn for the cold, one of the best things that you can do for your vehicle and driving safety is to install a set of winter blades. There are a couple reasons why this is a smart choice for Pueblo, CO commuters when the weather takes a serious downturn.

Winter wiper blades are designed with a stronger wiper arm that is able to handle the heavier load of snow. Instead of the arm buckling and reducing the ability of the rubber to clean the windshield, the stronger arms stay exactly where they were…

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Time is Money, So Schedule Service Online

Your time means money. We know you have a schedule to keep. We know you need to get efficient service when you visit our dealership. Our expertly trained technicians take enormous pride in keeping your vehicle safe. We want to make sure your car, truck or SUV is in excellent condition. One of the best ways you can achieve that is by getting regular service. Many vehicle owners don't want to schedule service because of the potential hassle. Did you know you can schedule your service online without even making a phone call?

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Get Ready to Save Yourself With 3 Unconventional Traction Products

If you think you are ready for the winter season in Pueblo, Colorado, you may want to rethink that. Do you have an emergency kit in your vehicle? Is it stocked with items that you'll need in the colder months? What about a bag of cat litter, salt, or sand?

You should have something that you can throw under your tires in case you get stuck and need to get some traction on the ice. It can be a real lifesaver when you get stuck and have no one to help push you out. 

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