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Explore Your Options With the Hyundai Santa Fe

What options are you looking for when selecting a new SUV? We here at Car City Hyundai are excited to introduce some of the features of the new Hyundai Santa Fe. So what makes this popular crossover SUV different from other vehicles?

Flexibility is built into the interior of the all new Santa Fe. With seating up to seven when you need it, you can make sure that everyone can go along for the next trip. Do you need extra cargo space? 

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The Importance of Maintaining Your Car's Transmission

As you drive your car longer, the fluids in the transmission will begin to degrade. Here is when you should get your vehicle to the service center at Car City Hyundai to have the transmission serviced.

During the life of your vehicle, it is going to be put to the test for days, months, and years on end. The stress on all the internal parts of the transmission is fierce, and the fluid is designed to keep everything moving freely. If you feel the car slipping at high speeds, the fluids may be compromised. 

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Signs That Your Tires Need Replacement

When we buy tires, they’re warranted for a certain number of miles. However, for various reasons, tires don’t always last that long. Often, unless we actually have a flat tire, we don’t know if and when our tires need replacing. Pay us a visit at Car City Hyundai and let our professionals check over your tires.

Don’t wait until you have a flat tire to check out your tires. Here are some signs that may indicate your tires need replacing:

  • Tires have visible bulges or cracks
  • Tires consistently lose air pressure 
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Why is it Important to Maintain Your Ignition System?

Is your car not starting or having trouble starting? If so, then you may be experiencing issues with your ignition system! But what are the signs that your ignition is acting up, and how can the issue be resolved?

There are a few different ways to spot a faulty ignition system. A grinding sound when you start your vehicle can be a clear sign that your starter is acting up, and a whining sound can indicate that your engine is freewheeling; another major issue. 

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Replacing a Flat Tire

When you find that you have a flat tire, it’s important to know how to get the spare onto your car. Once you’re off the road safely with your hazard lights on, there are a few steps to take.

  1. Remove the wheel cap
  2. Loosen the lug nuts with the wrench
  3. Place the jack under the car
  4. Raise the car
  5. Finish removing the lug nuts 
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Is Your Car Pulling to One Side?

When someone pulls you to the side, it's because they trust you and want to tell you a secret. When your vehicle pulls you to the side, it's telling you it needs help. When you constantly need to adjust your steering because your vehicle tends to go to the right or left when braking, it's time for a wheel alignment.

Many different situations can cause your vehicle to go out of alignment. These include bumpy roads with potholes in St. Joseph or accidentally hitting curbs or obstacles on the road. 

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Is it Time for Radiator Service?

When the engine in your car gets too hot, you usually see a light illuminated on your dashboard that informs you it is running too hot. The reason this alert is part of the car's structure is because mechanical parts do not operate well when they are overheated. That is why we here at Car City Hyundai want you to know the basics about your vehicle’s cooling and radiator systems.

The coolant that you put into your car is used to absorb excess heat from the engine. This heat is then transferred to cooling fins and expelled to…

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The Hyundai Elantra Will Get You Excited About Driving Again


If you are wanting to get into something that you are excited to drive, love to show off, and have fun being in, then the Hyundai Elantra is for you. Get down to see us at Car City Hyundai to take one out for a test drive and feel the luxury and power for yourself. It is truly a fun car to drive.

The Hyundai Elantra is not your usual car. It has so many features, and it even has front and rear heated seats. It will keep you safe on the road with its blind spot detection with rear…
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The 2017 Hyundai Tucson Features a Sleek and Comfortable Interior


You want to feel at home when you are inside your new vehicle, and the 2017 Hyundai Tucson allows you to do that. This vehicle is one that gives you an interior that is comfortable, and that looks nice.

The 2017 Hyundai Tucson features an interior that is designed in a sleek way and that you will want to keep in good shape. This is something that you will love showing off to your friend. The interior of the 2017 Hyundai Tucson is comfortable for the driver and for each passenger. Those in the rear of the vehicle can recline…
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Check Your Oil and Save Money in Your Wallet

If you are getting your oil changed every 3,000 miles then you are wasting money. With new cars and new oils an engine can go 7,500-10,000 miles before an oil change.

If you are worried about your vehicle's oil, an easy way to check and see if you are safe is to check the oil dipstick.

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