Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

A car driving through a huge puddle on a road while it is raining

How Do I Drive Safer in the Rain?

Drive Confidently in the Rain with These Tips

Driving in the rain can be a challenging task for anyone. Whether it is simply misting or a complete downpour, the roads can become slippery and hazards are everywhere. However, there are many driving habits you can practice to improve your ability to drive in the rain. The most important thing to keep in mind as you drive is the safety of yourself and others. This blog will go over some driving tips you should keep in mind the next time you need to travel by car in the rain. Together we can make the roads a bit safer.

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Interior of the 2022 Kia Sportage

What Items Should I Remove/Store in My Car During Summer?

Prepare the Interior of Your Vehicle for the Summer Months

As the weather gets warmer it is time to prepare the interior of your vehicle for those hot summer days. Many people do not know that certain items should not be kept in their vehicles during summer. At the same time, there are a few items that can be essential when summer strikes. This blog will go over those items you should remove/store in your vehicle during summer. From being prepared for emergencies to tossing items that may cause issues, this blog will help you prepare.

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A blue-colored 2021 Kia Sorento driving on a road

How to Keep My Kia in Top Shape?

Tips to Retain the Value of My Kia

Like most car owners, you want to keep your Kia in the best shape possible. Not only is it more fun to drive a clean car, but it will hold its value. This will help you down the road when you sell or trade-in the vehicle. This blog is going to go over some tips you should consider to keep your Kia in the best shape possible so it holds its value.

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What is the Best Car Color to Buy?

Exterior Car Colors to Avoid or Choose

Most people do not think too hard about the exterior color of their vehicle. While some choose their favorite color, others are happy with whatever color is available. Have you ever stopped to think about the benefits or downfalls of choosing a car color? The color of your vehicle may seem low on the totem pole when compared to technology, interior features, and safety, but color does play a role in many ways. This blog will cover some of the best and worst car colors to choose for different situations.

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Tires on a car driving on a snow-covered road

How Do I Drive Safer in the Winter?

Tips for Driving in Snow or Icy Conditions

Like many people, winter driving is probably something that stresses you out. Driving on those snow- and ice-covered roadways can be scary. While some people attempt to drive on these roads like they would in the summer, there are safer ways to go about this. This blog will go over some tips to navigate those treacherous winter roads. Keep these tips in mind to help ensure you make it where you need to go safely.

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Exterior view of the rear of a red 2020 Kia Sorento towing a trailer

What Tips and Tricks Should You Follow When Deciding Between the Kia Crossover and SUV Models?

Tips and Tricks for Deciding Between the Kia Crossover and SUV Models

If you are searching for tips and tricks concerning how to decide between the Kia crossover and SUV models, then you have come to the right place! The staff here at Frank Boucher Kia of Racine has a few questions to ask that can help make your crossover or SUV choice much easier! Let’s explore these tips and tricks questions together!

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How Can You Lower the Car Insurance Costs for Your Kia Vehicle?

Tips and Tricks for Lowering the Car Insurance of Your Kia

Are you looking for ways to lower your car insurance payments for your Kia vehicle? If so, then you should consider following the recommendations offered by the staff here at Frank Boucher Kia of Racine today! Join us today as we offer a few ways that you can lower the car insurance costs for your Kia vehicle!

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Image of a person's hand washing and waxing a black vehicle

How Often Should You Wash and Wax Your Kia Vehicle?

Tips and Tricks for Washing and Waxing Your Kia Vehicle

One of the easiest ways to maintain the value of your Kia vehicle is by washing and waxing it regularly! Our staff here at Frank Boucher Kia of Racine is here to help you out with a few tips and tricks for washing and waxing your Kia vehicle. Our service staff recommends that you wash your vehicle every few weeks and wax following every other wash. Join us as we highlight a few key washing and waxing tips and tricks for your Kia vehicle today! Read the rest of this entry >>

Image of a female teen driver showing off the keys to the new car she is sitting in

How Can Parents and Teens Prepare for Teenagers Driving on Their Own?

Teen Driving Tips and Tricks

It can be a very confusing time for parents and teens when the teenager starts learning to drive. Parents are conflicted as they fear for their child, but also want them to grow and get that little extra freedom that comes with driving. Teenagers are excited to venture out on their own but have some fear of the safety net not being as tight as it once was. The staff here at Frank Boucher Kia of Racine understands this and has a few tips for teens and their parents to consider as the teenager moves closer to driving on their own. Let’s explore how parents and teens can prepare for this adventure together! Read the rest of this entry >>