Car Wax Offers More Than Just a Shine

Here at Genesis of Kirkland we know that drivers like to keep their cars looking good with regular detailing. Car wax should be a part of a detailing routine. Here's a few things to know about car wax and how it protects your vehicle.

Car wax is actually wax that has been derived from natural sources. The most common sources are carnauba and palm. Synthetic car waxes have become more popular in recent years, but many car owners prefer the natural car wax that was popular with their parents. Oils and solvents are added to the mixture, and it…

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Get Ready To Replace Your Flat Fire the Right Way

If you are driving along and you feel your tire go flat, then you may have an immediate feeling of dread. Once that passes, you will need to switch to repair mode. You might be thinking that you've got this, and you probably do. At the same time, there are certain steps that you need to follow if you want to replace that flat tire safely.

You need to begin by positioning your car as far away from any moving traffic as possible. The ideal place to go is a parking area or vacant lot. Since this is not…

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Automotive Gaskets Explained

Automotive gaskets seal connections between various automotive components in your car. There are hundreds of different type of gaskets. Each serves a similar purpose: to safeguard airtight connections, keep auto parts from leaking and keep foreign matter from entering auto parts. Here's a brief explanation about gaskets from the experienced techs at our Genesis of Kirkland service department.

When to Have Gaskets Checked

Manufacturers design gaskets to withstand lots of abuse. That's why gaskets typically come in
  • Copper
  • Stainless steel
  • Multi-layered steel (MLS)
  • Composites
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Rule the Road With the 2019 Genesis G80

The 2019 Genesis G80 is the epitome of a luxury sport sedan. It combines the best of high performance, sleek styling and unrivaled comfort to deliver a driving experience unlike any other. The Genesis G80 is a car that scoffs at speed limits thanks to a best-in-class 311 horsepower V-6 engine. For drivers who enjoy being pushed back into their seats when they step on the gas, a burly 420 horsepower V-8 engine is available.

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The Genesis G90 Reduces Your Chances of an Accident

The Genesis G90 is a new luxury sedan that puts the safety of the driver and its passengers first. It comes with a driver attention alert feature that helps to minimize or prevent fatigued or distracted driving. The car will analyze your behavior while you drive to determine if anything is out of the ordinary.

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Improve Your Gas Mileage With These Tips

Improving your fuel economy will help you save a lot of money on gas. It will also help protect the environment because fewer harmful pollutants will be emitted into the environment. You can improve your fuel economy by driving more efficiently. Studies have shown that poor fuel economy can reduce your efficiency by 5 to 33 percent.

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The Genesis G80 Has It All

Are you thinking about purchasing a new vehicle? How much time have you given to the idea that you should pick out something that is both affordable and comfortable? That should be at the top of your list of priorities, and the Genesis G80 has it all in one package.

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Get Ready for a Test Drive

The time may be perfect to buy a used car. You may notice a model that catches your eye. Or, you might be happy purchasing a routinely preferred make and model. To make sure you’re buying the right car, plan on going on a test drive. Preparation counts for a lot here. You want to maximize the value of the test drive.

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