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What Does Brake Fluid do?

Your vehicle's braking system works with the help of brake fluid. Brake fluid is a vital fluid that should be changed routinely to ensure your brakes stay in optimal condition. It is important to have your brake fluid changed because if your vehicle doesn't have enough brake fluid, it won't be able to come to a stop when you apply the brakes. To learn more about brake fluid, read further. 

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Prepping Your Car For Touch Up Paint

Fixing a ding or scratch is a relatively easy process as long as you are diligent and careful. Hastily applying the paint without prepping the surface of your car could result in uneven colors, bubbles, or other issues. Here is a closer look at a few of the steps that you need to take when getting your car ready for touch up paint.

The first thing that you should to do is thoroughly clean the area with warm water, mild soap, and a soft washcloth. Once the area is clean, you can gently sand it with very high grit sandpaper…

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Hyundai Kona Why Buy

The Hyundai Kona is a new addition to the Hyundai lineup this year. It has been manufactured as a crossover SUV with a sporty exterior and practical interior. Under the hood you get plenty of power for all of your adventures along with all of the latest and greatest technology. So far we here at South Bay Hyundai have had a great response when it comes to the Kona. We've had some new drivers try it out on the road and it's been great for the middle-aged driver who wants something compact and easy to drive. Whatever your…
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Hyundai Santa Fe Sport - Technology Second to None

The new 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is a popular crossover SUV that offers the same great performance and safety features that have won Hyundai awards and acknowledgments. The five-passenger SUV makes the perfect family vehicle. Come to South Bay Hyundai and see what kind of a deal we can offer on the new 2019 Santa Fe Sport

Hyundai’s touchscreen allows you to stay connected to a touchscreen rather than your phone for hands-free driving using either Android Auto™ or Apple CarPlay™. It allows you to enjoy your devices while safely driving. When it comes to warranties, Hyundai’s…

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Picking Out a New Vehicle in 2018? Don’t Overlook the Hyundai Elantra GT

When making a long-term decision like buying a car, it’s important to take a number of different factors into consideration. The popular Hyundai Elantra GT hatchback is a great choice for many drivers thanks to the multitude of features that it delivers in a sleek, compact package.

At just under $17,000 for the Elantra GT standard model and just over $20,000 for the turbocharged GT Sport, the price is right for budget-conscious buyers. The easy-to-access cargo area is perfect for carrying everything from groceries to luggage to sporting equipment. 

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Hyundai Tucson - The Perfect Choice

With so many vehicles on the market today, it’s hard to make a smart choice – until you’ve seen the Hyundai Tucson. This vehicle is a popular crossover SUV and the perfect choice in a vehicle whether you’re buying a family vehicle or something simple for your young, inexperienced driver. Stop at South Bay Hyundai and see how the Tucson fits in with your lifestyle.

The Hyundai Tucson offers you a choice of a 1.6L turbo or a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine, both of which are powerful, efficient and provide excellent fuel economy. 

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Have You Heard of these Motor Oil Myths?

There are many myths about motor oil, and it is important to know what is true versus what is false. One of the top myths is that you need an oil change every 3,000 miles. This is not true. Your owner's manual will explain how often you should get your vehicle's oil changed.

Another common myth is that you need to get your oil changed before you take a long road trip. In this case, it depends. If your car is not due for an oil change, and the miles that you will drive will not be…

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The Essentials of Packing a Roadside Emergency Kit

If you take the time today to prepare for issues you might experience on the highway, you lessen the chances of being stranded for countless hours. Here is everything you should have packed in a roadside emergency kit.

A flashlight is important for making needed repairs in the dark. One bag with an assortment of tools will give you everything you need to make little repairs. A few cans of tire fix-a-flat can give the tire just enough boost to get to the nearest service station. One pair of jumper cables allows any motorist to be able to jump-start your…

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How much interior room is available in the Hyundai Santa Fe?

The interior space of a vehicle, especially a seven-seat SUV, is a major consideration for any purchaser with a family to haul. Legroom, headroom, shoulder room, all become important when carrying a family for any distance at all. Let’s face it—kids need personal space.

One of the important aspects of the Hyundai Santa Fe is the impressive interior room. The front row seats enjoy extraordinary legroom, headroom, and shoulder room. The second-row passengers have ample room to keep the kids away from each other’s business during a long drive. The third row is a bit of a…

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How much power does the Hyundai Accent produce?

Power is one of those persistent question marks when you go shopping for a car. Most of the compact vehicles on the market have small engines to match. There is a purpose behind that fact; compact vehicles are more vulnerable to damage during accidents. The less power they have, the less acceleration and therefore the less damage created during a crash.

The Hyundai Accent has a 1.6-Liter I-4 engine that develops160-horsepower and 119 lb.-feet torque which makes it more powerful than other compact vehicles out there except those in the sports car department.

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