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Everything You Need to Know About Your Tire's Size Markings

Strictly adhering to the manufacturer-recommended tire sizes for your vehicle dramatically impacts its safe, optimal performance literally from the ground up. Overall tire size particularly affects both an automobile’s load capacity and ability to consistently maintain accurate speed, but determining whether you have the right rubber on your wheels can be as simple as understanding each tire’s sidewall markings.

The first letter always identifies a tire’s class. For instance, if you see a “P,” you know it was made for a passenger car. The initials “LT” indicates a tire built with...

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What is My Differential and What Does It Do?

You know that the engine is what supplies power to the rest of your vehicle, but did you know that another component is still necessary to actually make your car move? Without a gearbox called the differential, your car cannot transfer the energy from the engine to the wheels so that they can turn.

The differential transfers energy so that the wheels move, and it is also responsible for transferring energy to the correct wheels at the right moments. If you think about it, when you make a turn, the outer wheels must rotate faster than the wheels on the…

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What Type of Drivetrain Do You Like to Drive?

Having all-wheel drive or four-wheel drive is great. You will have more power to your wheel which means that you will also have more control and better handling of the vehicle that you drive.

The hard part is deciding what you want-four -wheel drive or all-wheel drive. It can help to first decide what you like to drive, though. If you really like to drive a truck or SUV, then you will get four-wheel drive. If you like to drive crossovers or sedans, then you will probably end up with all-wheel drive.

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Get Ready for the Winter with the Right Traction

Sand, litter, and salt are all great to have in your car when you are driving in the winter. You will need it if you happen to get stuck in the snow or on the ice. If you have no traction, then you don't have much hope of getting out of a slippery situation. Whatever you choose to use, just be sure to have lots of it in your car so that you can be generous with it and use lots around your tires.

Come see us here at Briggs Kia to get your vehicle ready for the winter…

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Understand The Meaning Of Horsepower

Horsepower is a common word in engineering circles. It is used to give people an idea of what an engine is capable of. People understand that more horsepower means more strength. Therefore more horsepower is better than less horsepower. However, less horsepower will be cheaper than more. This is a decision that car shoppers have to decide on with each purchase.

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Taking Care of Your Car Is Easier Than Ever!

Giving your car the attention needs is paramount. Not only do we rely on our cars to get us around, we also need them to make a living. Keeping your car maintained and getting any repairs necessary should be a concern to everyone. We at Briggs Kia in Topeka, KS understand that because of these previously mentioned reasons, it's difficult to find the time to get anything "extra" taken care of.

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Dashboard Warning Lights Should Not Be Taken Lightly

No driver wants to see a dashboard warning light come on because that usually means there is a problem with the vehicle. The good news is that the vehicle is warning you there is a problem that needs to be taken care of before it becomes a major issue. Now there are too many dashboard lights to go over all of them, but there are some serious ones that you need to know right away.

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Do You Know What to Do When Your Lease Ends?

If your lease will come to an end soon, then it’s important to understand all of the options at your disposal. Fortunately, our staff at Briggs Kia wants you to be prepared to navigate the process smoothly, and these tips will lead towards success.

Returning your vehicle is the first option available to drivers when their leases end. You may, however, wish to choose another option and not be left without a car. The next thing you can do is lease a new vehicle from us if you found your first leasing experience to be a positive one. Have…

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2018 KIA Optima near Manhattan KS


2018 KIA Optima near Manhattan KS
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If you live near Manhattan, Kansas you will want to learn more about the 2018 KIA Optima from Briggs KIA and get yourself the best sedan ASAP! 

Give yourself the best driving experience by driving home the 2018 KIA Optima near Manhattan, Kansas! You won't believe the dynamic driving capabilities this car has in addition to the sleek style and exterior. The smart technology within keeps you safe on the road while the engine performance turns fuel into adrenaline! 

Request more information on the 2018 KIA Optima near Manhattan, Kansas. 
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2018 KIA Rio near Manhattan KS

2018 KIA Rio near Manhattan KS
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Request more information on the 2018 KIA Rio near Manhattan, Kansas and get ready to be impressed by what's inside! 

Manhattan, Kansas area residents can now request information on the 2018 KIA Rio and get ready for a better driving experience for a very affordable price! The exterior design breaks all of the conventional rules and brings a whole new experience and possibly envy to the viewing experience. Briggs KIA has the information you need to fall in love with the 2018 KIA Rio. Request it today! 

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