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Garden Grove Kia Now Offers At Home Vehicle Delivery Option

A Simple and Easy Way to Receive At-Home Delivery in the Garden Grove Area

With everything going on in our area, you may be worried about leaving your home too often – especially if you’re in need of a new vehicle. Fortunately, those wanting to purchase a Kia in the Garden Grove area can rest assured, as Garden Grove Kia now offers At Home Vehicle Delivery Option!

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A gray 2019 Kia Niro EV charging at a public charging station.

Steps to Charging Your Kia at Home with Kia and Amazon EV Charging

Three Steps to Recharge Your Kia with Kia and Amazon EV Charging Process

Charging your vehicle at your own home is incredibly convenient. With so many Kia models with electric options in stock, Kia decided to pair up with Amazon to provide solutions to help you do just that! There are just three simple steps to follow in order to start charging your vehicle today. Follow along to learn more, courtesy of us here at Garden Grove Kia!

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Signs of a bad transmission on your Kia

A messed-up transmission can be an overlooked maintenance problem, often because many people don’t recognize the signs of it. If you notice gears grinding or a burning smell, it hopefully goes without saying that you should call a mechanic. You might not know what a bad transmission sounds like, but it can be easily identified by a professional. Keep reading to learn some warning signs you should look for.  Read the rest of this entry >>

How does Kia Sportmatic Shifting feature work

Kia plays with automated manual driving through Sportmatic shifting

How does Kia Sportmatic Shifting feature work?

They say true enthusiasts prefer manuals, but we say it’s really that feeling of control you miss when you drive an automatic. It’s hard to argue that automatic transmissions aren’t easier, and they’re basically foolproof, which is nice for new drivers. At the same time, you miss that feeling of control when you can’t switch gears in an automatic. That is, unless you have a Kia with Sportmatic Shifting. How does the Kia Sportmatic Shifting feature work? Let’s dive into it. Read the rest of this entry >>

Updating UVO for Apple Carplay

How Do I Update My Kia Model’s UVO System for Apple CarPlay?

Updating UVO for Apple Carplay

Infotainment has become almost a necessity for modern vehicles. Drivers want to safely have fun and stay connected while on the road. One of the latest innovations available with auto infotainment systems is Apple CarPlay, and Kia is offering the ability to update some existing models outfitted with UVO to include this wonderful product! Read on to find out how you can update your Kia’s UVO infotainment system for Apple CarPlay! Read the rest of this entry >>