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How Much Do You Need to Change Your Differential Oil?

For you to keep your differential in optimum performance, consider buying the recommended differential oil. Since most cars only have a rear differential, their owners can go for the conventional oil. However, if your car has a front differential, there is more to it than just conventional oil.

Since front differentials are built into manual transaxle, it follows that you will need differential oil that sips in better. It is for this reason that full synthetic or synthetic blend oils are recommended for front differentials. On average, you will spend between $55 and $77 for a change...

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Booking Your Routine Car Maintenance Appointments Yourself

Similar to making a reservation for dinner at a restaurant and showing up at that time with no wait, now you can do the same when you need to get any work done to your car at the local dealership. Using the online service scheduler, drivers have the ability to choose when and what time work will begin so they are not waiting around for longer than need be.

The ease in which any driver can use the online service scheduler is simple. Just access the scheduler online, pick a day you want the car to be serviced, then narrow…

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What Can a Full Tank of Gas Do for You in the Winter?

Driving to the gas station to top off is a small price to pay compared to what could happen when you are driving around with an empty tank of gas. These are a few things to consider the next time you drive by the gas station without getting fuel.

The less gas in the car, the lighter the rear. The lighter the rear, the harder it can be for the tire treads to grip slippery roads. This may result in the car sliding out of control or not being able to move forward in snowy conditions. Condensation is more likely…

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Car Maintenance Tips Before Getting on the Road

Whether you're planning a holiday get-together or want to make sure that your car is ready for a summer vacation, you'll need to take your car to the mechanic to have it checked out before traveling. Here are some of the things you should focus on to ensure that your trip goes smoothly, from our team at Annapolis Hyundai:

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Tire treads and their effects on stopping distance

Tires have treads that vary depending on the vehicle type and life usage. These differences affect their performance while on the roads. In some cases, worn out tires are responsible for accidents. Regular check on them by professionals will keep your vehicle at the safe point. In case of wear out, it's advisable to visit the car dealership for the replacement to avoid accidents.

Fewer tires tread results in longer stopping distance on wet roads which increase risks of hydroplaning.

 

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When Should You Check Over Your Brakes?


You would like to be seen as someone who is a responsible vehicle owner and driver. You want others to respect you for the way that you live your life. It is important for you to have your brakes serviced regularly if you want to live responsibly.

Your brakes go through a lot. The wear that you put them through can damage them. The environment that your car is a part of can be harmful to it and its brakes. You should have your brakes serviced every year so that any issues that have come up can be addressed.

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The 2017 Hyundai Tucson is a Safe Vehicle

As you are heading down the road, you would like to be in a vehicle that is equipped with as many safety features as possible. You want the vehicle that you drive to help you stay safe, and the 2017 Hyundai Tucson will do that.

The 2017 Hyundai Tucson provides a variety of safety features, including a rearview camera that is standard for this vehicle. You can see behind you as you back up with help…
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Safety Tips for Trick or Treaters & Drivers


​Halloween is fast approaching in Annapolis, and it's important to stay safe whether you're a trick or treater or a driver. To stay safe this Halloween, Annapolis Hyundai advises that you follow these safety tips.

When driving, always stay off your phones and be on the lookout for children crossing the street. Remember, children may be dressed in dark clothing, so your full attention is required. Be sure to drive slowly and be on the lookout for children crossing the street.

If your children plan to trick or treat, be sure to teach them how to safely cross…
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