Archive for the ‘Service and Repair’ Category

Where Can I Buy Tires in Moosic, PA?

Friday, February 26th, 2021
close up of multiple car tires

Is buying tires at a tire store your only option? No, in fact, you should always have your local dealership on your mind when you know your car needs anything. At Performance Kia, we have a friendly team of professional mechanics and repair technicians ready to help you get back on the road whether all you need is an oil change, new tires, or a full transmission service. Try buying your next set of tires from Performance Kia in Moosic, Pennsylvania.


What Kind of Tires Should I Buy in Scranton, PA?

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
stock photo of close up of multiple car tires

There are a few things we think about every time we get into our cars. We probably note how dirty it is, the smell, garbage piled up inside, temperature, remaining fuel, and more, but we might go entire years without really thinking about our tires. It’s a shame that we don’t pay more attention to our tires because they are what connect us to the road, and we can’t get far without them. Read more of this entry to learn about different types of tires and the ways that they affect how, where, and when we drive.


Does my Hybrid or Plug-In Hybrid Car Need Oil Changes?

Thursday, August 6th, 2020
mechanic looking under vehicle with work light

This question is probably confusing to a lot of people. How can you have a car that doesn’t need oil changes? The answer is, you need to have an electric vehicle. But, does that include hybrids and Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles? The answer is a little more complicated than just “yes” or “no,” so continue reading the rest of this entry to find out more.


How to Order Parts from Performance Kia in Moosic, PA

Saturday, May 23rd, 2020
couple shopping online with laptop holding credit card phone on table

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
mechanic with dirty hands and blue jumpsuit reaching hands into car under hood

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
hands washing with pump bottle of hand sanitizer desk and toupe wall

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
Closeup image of engine oil being poured into a vehicle's engine.

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…)