Category: Vehicle Maintenance


Properly maintaining your tires is the first step of proper tire safety. The top tire blowout causes include improperly inflated tires, tires that are excessively worn, and tires that are damaged due to road hazards. It’s not a good idea to drive on flat tires for any distance, so it’s a good idea to know how to change a flat tire safely, as well as how to recognize the 5 warning signs you may need new tires....Read More


It’s important for the safety and performance of your vehicle to choose the proper size and type of tire. There is a range of tires available, and some tires of the same size will be rated for different uses. For example, SUV tires and truck tires are rated differently because truck tires are designed to handle the weight of a payload....Read More


Your tires are the only connection between your car and the road. Keeping them in good shape is important for the safety, handling, and performance of your vehicle. That also makes them one of the most important parts of your vehicle, apart from your brakes, engine, and transmission. So, check out Mississauga Kia’s Tire Maintenance Tips on how to check your tread depth, tire pressure, rotate your tires, and other ways to keep your tires in good shape....Read More


The recommended tire pressure for your vehicle depends on a number of factors including the weight of your vehicle, application, tire size, and whether you will be driving on or off the road. You can usually find the recommended tire pressure for your vehicle by looking at the sticker on the driver’s side door jamb....Read More


Winter is hard on your vehicle, and hard on you, too. Make it a little bit easier by following our winter car maintenance tips so that you’re prepared for when the temperature drops. Things, like keeping an emergency kit in your car and making sure that your car battery is in good condition, can be more than helpful-they can save your life if you find yourself stranded in sub-zero conditions....Read More

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The summer is heating up, and that means it’s time for a road trip. But before you hit the highway, there are a few things you should do to make sure your vehicle is ready. The last thing you want is to be stranded on the highway, waiting for the tow truck because you forgot to do some basic auto maintenance....Read More

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If there hasn’t been already, then there will be a point in your life where you’ll need to change a flat tire. The question is, will you be prepared? If you find yourself with a flat tire, will you have to wait for the tow truck to come and help you with this most basic of car maintenance procedures? Not if you read Mississauga Kia’s basic guide on how to change tires! Putting on a spare tire is just a temporary fix....Read More

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Windshield wipers are one of the most overlooked safety features on your vehicle, but they are essential to maintaining your visibility in rain and snow. If you find your windshield wipers are streaking, chattering, or in obvious need of replacement, then you shouldn’t wait until the next big storm to get new ones....Read More