The Dangers of Driving with Low Oil Levels in Your Vehicle

September 14th, 2021 by

The engine of your vehicle uses oil in multiple ways. From the time that you turn your vehicle on to the time that you shut its engine off, oil is constantly circulating through the vehicle’s engine. Over time, however, with increased usage, the oil level in your vehicle’s engine will decrease. Driving with low oil levels in…

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How to Prep Your Vehicle to Trade-In

August 13th, 2021 by

Because a trade-in is a credit against the purchase of a new or pre-owned car, it can lower the amount that you need to borrow for financing. You benefit from fewer sales tax paid, lower monthly installments, and less total interest and total expense over a loan that is more quickly paid off. Here are…

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Advantages of Selling Your Vehicle to a Dealership

June 21st, 2021 by

The fun part about buying a car is browsing models on the Internet, going on test drives, and bringing home your best selection. The not-so-fun part is deciding what to do about your old model. You could try and sell it to a private party. Or you could also sell your vehicle to a dealership…

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Why Buy Used?

May 11th, 2021 by

There are no better transportation values than when you buy a quality used car with relatively low miles on the odometer. Many one-owner vehicles get treated very well until their owners decide to trade them in on new models. A quality used vehicle with low miles on it is a great candidate for a pre-owned…

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All-New 2022 Kia Carnival Available at Federico Kia

April 14th, 2021 by

2022 Kia Carnival Technology & Safety Highlights The 2022 Kia Carnival is loaded with technology and safety features. JD Powers scored the 2022 Kia Carnival an 8.3 out of 10. Infotainment & Connectivity The 2022 Kia Carnival comes with an 8-inch touchscreen you can upgrade to a 12.3 screen. The screen displays all the technology…

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Benefits of a Down Payment

March 20th, 2021 by

When you buy a car at Federico Kia in Wood River, IL, you need to decide if you’re going to contribute a down payment and if so, how much. There’s no question that if you forgo the down payment, you’ll spend less money out of pocket. But adding a down payment offers you many advantages….

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Which Kia is Perfect for You?

February 10th, 2021 by
2021 Kia Lineup

With SUVs, crossovers, sedans, hybrids, electrics, hatchbacks, and minivans, Kia has the model for you. The question is, which one should you pick? If you come to Frederico Kia in Wood River, IL, our team stands ready to help you decide by taking you on a test drive in a model from our extensive inventory…

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All-New 2021 Kia Sorento

December 15th, 2020 by
2021 Sorento

You can explore the countless benefits of owning a rugged SUV. The all-new 2021 Kia Sorento has a lot to offer with seating for up to seven and some incredible technology. At Federico Kia, we’ll introduce you to the SUV, including the chance to take it for a test drive. What the Kia Sorento Has…

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Kia Maintenance Tips

November 16th, 2020 by

If you’re good to your Kia, it will be good to you! In other words, it’s important to take care of your Kia. Fortunately, you’re not alone. At Federico Kia, you have access to an entire team of support and automotive specialists who are dedicated to helping you get the most from your vehicle. From…

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Discover the Technology in the new Kia Telluride

October 14th, 2020 by

The 2021 Kia Telluride packs many features into its SUV experience: plenty of power, superb handling, and comfortable space. Among the most impressive are the numerous high-tech advances.       Driver Assists Among the reasons that the Kia Telluride stands out as a family vehicle are the following driver assists that are designed to…

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