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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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Learning About Car Gaskets: Symptoms of a Blown Head Gasket

Have you noticed your car heating up more and more to extreme temperatures? You may have a bad head gasket that has worn out or become cracked. That can cause other damage to your vehicle and make it impossible to drive your car. The gasket is what forms a seal between the engine block and cylinder. If the heated compressed air isn't sealed, it could lead to the gasket being removed from the engine completely.

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What Could the 2018 Hyundai Elantra Achieve for You?

Getting a car nowadays is hard work, especially in Torrance, CA. You have to research the car you want, shop around for a good price, and in some cases, get used to driving it! Well, our team of knowledgeable sales representatives have found the answer for you - the 2018 Hyundai Elantra.

It is so easy to drive that it comes with an Integrated Memory System to remember exactly how you like your seat, and exactly where you want your mirrors to be. You'll never have to worry about finding your keys once you get into it either because the…

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Keep Routine Fluid Service on Your Radar

Do you know how to change the fluids in your vehicle? Do you know how to check for fragments in the oil? Do you know how much fluid you should have in all areas of the car? If not, you need to head to our local service center at South Bay Hyundai.

Working on cars is something that most people can do. When you need something done to your car, it is easier to do it yourself if at all possible. If the individual knows nothing about working on a car, if you try to, you could damage your engine…

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