Why Car Covers Are Important

Your car is an expensive investment. That is why you need to invest in a car cover. The car cover will help protect your car from scratches, dings and dents. It also has the ability to shield your car from both natural and man made hazards. Additionally, a car cover can protect your vehicle from bad weather and heat. Intense sun and ultraviolet light can do a lot of damage to your car's paint job. The car cover can also keep your car cool.

Not only can a car cover protect the vehicle from damage, but it can also…

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Tips to Clean and Detail Your Vehicle

You may try to keep your vehicle looking good, but you can not get the results you want. By using the tips listed below, you can get the improved appearance you desire.

Wash Every Other Week

Some people think that consistent washings will strip away the paint and any protective coating on their car, truck, or SUV. But, that is not true unless you use household cleaning products instead of solutions created for automobiles. To maintain the attractive appearance of your vehicle, wash it every other week. This habit will reduce visible scratches and impede the onset of rust.
 

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Hyundai Santa Fe Why Buy?

Hyundai has produced an incredible SUV in the Hyundai Santa Fe with great features that make it a must-have. Santa Fe has a great body design that adds to its aesthetic value. The slim headlights, the chrome grille is vast and incredible.

With the Hyundai emblem at its center, the wheels' impressive spoke pattern and fantastic bodywork make the vehicle even more impressive. The Santa Fe also offers a remarkable ground clearance that protects its undercarriage, and hence it traverses different terrains. This makes it reliable and long-lasting. Ts engine is efficient and has a 

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The Hyundai Accent Trim Levels Have Unique Strengths

It is quite common for vehicle manufacturers to offer several trim levels for their popular cars. This is the case with the Hyundai Accent. It has three of them, and they are called Limited, SEL and SE. One way to figure out which Accent trim you want is to check out the features that these trims come with.

If you want enhanced rear visibility, then perhaps the SE is the Accent trim for you due to the Rear View Monitor (RVM.) If fuel economy is your main priority, then you will be better off with either the SEL or the…

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You Can Avoid Hydroplaning by Using These Tips

You're not always in complete control over the weather or the driving conditions, but if you handle inclement weather better, you're going to be able to have more control of your vehicle. At Gates Hyundai, we know how to drive in standing water, and we would like to share some tips with you.

First of all, if you are your tires are low on tread, take your vehicle into us so you can get new tires put on. Low tread means that the water can't be displaced by the vehicle as quickly because there isn't anywhere…

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Hyundai Offers Added Protection for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles

At Gates Hyundai we take great pride in offering certified pre-owned vehicles from Hyundai. Car buyers in Richmond benefit from added warranty protection for every CPO Hyundai in our inventory.

All CPO Hyundai vehicles are offered with the remainder of the original comprehensive warranty. Hyundai also adds a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty to give you even more protection. You can depend on your certified pre-owned Hyundai to deliver reliable service, and if there is a problem you have the peace of mind that comes with a warranty.

 

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Hyundai Sonata Interior Features

The Hyundai Sonata has many impeccable features. It has an infotainment system with an 8-inch touch screen. The screen is renowned for being super responsive to inputs. The graphics are also crisp, making it easy to see and read what is on display. The interface is intuitive, so it doesn't require much of a learning curve. It also supports Bluetooth and both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay features. The car also helps the driver when on the wheel. This is with features such as lane departure warning and lane-keep assist. There is also a system to monitor the driver…

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Why the Hyundai Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle Program is the Choice for You

You do not have to settle for something less than 100% peace of mind when you purchase a pre-owned vehicle. The Hyundai Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle program ensures that you will drive off of the lot at Gates Hyundai with the ultimate confidence in your automotive purchasing decision.

Every vehicle in this program must be less than five years old with fewer than 60,000 miles on it. These parameters will ensure that your vehicle is in top shape. Before earning this coveted certification, the vehicle must undergo a comprehensive 173-point inspection process by a professional Hyundai 

 

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How to Test the Car Battery

Your car will no go anywhere without a battery that is functioning correctly. That is why regular battery checks are important. Fortunately, it is easy for you to check the car battery. You will need a piece of equipment that is known as a multimeter. Test your battery after your car has sat for at least one hour. Testing your battery first thing in the morning before you drive will give you an even more accurate reading.

Your battery has terminals that are marked positive or negative. Match the probes with the appropriate terminal. 

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Understanding the Differences between Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty Coverage and Powertrain Coverage

While all of the vehicles here at Gates Hyundai provide you with the dependability that you’re looking for, there are going to be times when service must be performed for one reason or another. To provide you with the peace of mind that you need to make this investment, warranty coverage is included. The two types you’ll receive include powertrain warranty coverage and bumper-to-bumper coverage. They different pretty dramatically, so it’s a good idea to understand their differences.

Powertrain coverage for your vehicle refers to the engine, drivetrain and other power-related portions 

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