Archive for the ‘Service and Repair’ Category

How to Order Parts from Performance Kia in Moosic, PA

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020
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At some point, you’re going to find that you need a part or two for your vehicle. whether it’s a sedan, SUV, minivan, or anything else, if it’s a Kia vehicle, you can order parts from Performance Kia in Moosic, PA. Read on to learn more about how to order parts from the dealership parts department, and what kind of parts you could expect to find. 


Can I Get My Car Serviced During Social Distancing?

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
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Although regular business is closed at Performance Kia, our Parts and Service Department remains open by appointment only, so people who need new parts, repairs, or maintenance on their vehicle can still get it done. Keep in mind that services can only be carried out by appointment, and walk-ins are not accepted until the pandemic passes and regular business is allowed to resume as before. 


Performance Kia COVID-19 Response

Friday, March 27th, 2020
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For the safety of both our customers and staff, we are closing down our showroom and will no longer be offering walk-in service at our parts and service center. The current situation caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus) calls for everyone to take measures to make sure we don’t contribute to the spread of illness. However, Performance Kia is willing to work around the situation in every way we can to continue to serve you until we are able to open again. 


Can I Switch the Grade of My Oil in My Kia Vehicle?

Friday, June 28th, 2019
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Switching the Grade of Oil in Your Kia Vehicle

As a Kia owner, have you ever wondered if you can change the grade of engine oil that you use in your Kia vehicle? If so, then you have come to the right place! Here at Performance Kia in Moosic, PA, we understand that customers might want to learn what oil grades allow their Kia vehicle to perform more efficiently. The Owner’s Manual for your Kia vehicle will highlight which grade of oil you can use in your Kia. Now, let’s explore the oil grade options available and how you can make the best decision for your vehicle! (more…)

Get Your Kia Vehicle Ready for Fall by Bringing it to Our Service Center!

Thursday, August 30th, 2018
Rural road in the fall season

Kia Vehicle Fall Season Preparation at Performance Kia

August really flew by and in just a few days, and we will be sending our kids back to school (find out how you can recycle their old markers!). That means the fall season is almost here! To be perfectly honest, we are not mentally and emotionally ready for fall yet. While we can do everything in our power to avoid the pumpkin spice latte at Starbucks or ignore the fall and Halloween-themed merchandise in the stores, we know that the season will arrive sooner rather than later – and it is a good idea to get your Kia ready now. (more…)

How to check your automatic transmission fluid

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
how to check automatic transmission fluid

If you haven’t had your transmission fluid checked recently, it might be time to make sure it is at a safe level. Although you might normally let the pros deal with what’s under the hood of your car, checking your vehicle’s automatic transmission fluid level is a simple task that you should be able to complete at home by following these steps. (more…)

How often does your car need a coolant flush?

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
how often does your car need a coolant flush

Your car’s cooling system has a very important job, which means it can cause great damage to your vehicle if it isn’t properly maintained. In addition to all other regular vehicle maintenance, it’s important to know how often your car needs a coolant flush. (more…)

5 Ways to Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
Winter Car Service Scranton PA

If reports are to be believed, we may see experience our very first visits from winter weather over the coming weekend. This means that it’s a good idea to make certain that your vehicle is ready for what is certain to occur over the coming months, and your friends at Performance Kia are here to help. Here are five ways to prepare your vehicle for winter. (more…)

5 Signs of Transmission Trouble

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Transmission Service Moosic PA

At Performance Kia, we regularly help our clients with issues that are related to, well, the performance of their Kia. (See what we did there?) These issues can take many forms, and they aren’t always easy to diagnose. However, issues related to transmission problems can be fairly easy to identify. Are you having transmission problems? If so, you might be experiencing one of these symptoms. (more…)

Farewell, Summer: 5 Automotive Service Tips for Autumn

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Fall Service Specials Moosic PA

Man, that summer went fast, didn’t it? It seems like just yesterday we were getting our sandals out, looking forward to Memorial Day, and preparing for four months of interminable superhero movies. Now, the summer is ending, and it’s time to get your car ready for fall. But how are you to do this, exactly? Performance Kia is here with 5 autumn automotive tips. (more…)