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Does Your Car's Alignment Need to Be Fixed?

Running into the curb or a pothole might seem like a minor event, especially if your rims are still fine. What you might not realize is that these mishaps could put your car out of alignment. Misalignment leads to uneven tire tread wear, poor fuel economy, and a less comfortable drive.

It is important to recognize the signs of a wheel misalignment. When braking, your car may pull to one side or the steering wheel may shake. You may have to steer in order to maintain your vehicle's position in a lane, even on a straight road. The tires…

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How to Diagnose Brake Pedal Problems

While all the components of your car are important, your brakes are particularly important for your safety. If they don’t have that firm hard feel they had when they were new, they may be in need of some service. Stop at our Hyundai service location in Ardmore, OK and have our service technicians give your vehicle a once-over and advise you accordingly.

Everything wears out eventually, and that includes your brakes. It’s important to watch for warning signs. 

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How to Test Your Car Battery

Testing a car battery doesn't require anything more than a voltmeter. Follow this simple guide to see if your battery still has enough power to crank over the car engine.

Be certain the ignition key and the lights on the car are all turned off. Look to see if the battery terminals are clean or have some corrosion. If they are corroded, use a wire brush to clear the way for the voltmeter clamps. Attach the positive end of the voltmeter, usually red, to positive on the battery. Attach the negative end of the voltmeter, usually black, to negative…

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Be Sure to Know the Signs of a Failing Radiator

The sight of someone pulling off the road with a hood producing smoke is not pleasant. More often than not, the cause comes from an overheated engine. This can happen because the engine’s coolant might have had an issue circulating through the radiator and engine, thereby unable to absorb and transfer heat from the two.

As such, it is important to work on your engine and radiator issues before they get you stuck in the middle of nowhere. Some of the signs you should look out for include high fluctuations of the temperature gauge - especially between hot and normal…

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Keep the Quality of Your Differential in Mind

We all know the importance of changing your engine’s oil, but have you ever stopped to wonder about the any of other parts at work in your vehicle? Your differential, for example, has certain maintenance that cannot be applied to other aspect of your model. Fortunately, the team in our service center are determined to ensure long-lasting success in the Ardmore, OK area.

For starters, your differential requires the lubrication oil to be applied on both sides of the wheel. The application is made regardless of whether one wheel has a better performance over the other.

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The 2018 Hyundai Elantra Has Many Great Features Available

You can get the ultimate package for the Hyundai Elantra to have these features available. A power sunroof can let you feel the fresh air and sunlight during the warm months while heated rear seats will keep your passengers warm and comfortable during the colder months. A built-in 8-inch navigation screen can help you explore around town and get to new destinations.

Additional features include lane keeping assistance, which can steer you back to your lane if you begin drifting away. Automatic emergency braking can help prevent collisions with both pedestrians and stopped vehicles...

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Problems with Your Brakes that Require Brake Service

An occasional squeal coming from your brakes when they get wet doesn't usually indicate the need to bring your car in for service. On the other hand, if the squealing doesn't stop every time you press down your brake pedal, you need to have your brakes serviced to make sure they are safe.

If you press down on your brake pedal and you have to push hard…

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Shop for Original Replacement Parts at Carter Country Hyundai

If you are in the market for replacement parts for your vehicle, be sure to stop in at Carter Country Hyundai. We have a wide selection of original equipment manufacturer parts to suit your needs. Our team ensures that we only use the highest quality parts for your vehicle.

While some independent automotive repair shops use aftermarket parts, here at our Salisbury, NC showroom. we make sure to use only the best parts available. Aftermarket parts always carry a risk of not giving you the highest performance possible. By using only approved parts from a dealership...

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Save Time with Our Online Financing Application

The paperwork process of buying a car is notoriously complicated. There are dozens of issues that must be sorted through and documentation to be filed. Many car shoppers find this evolution very unpleasant. It makes them think twice before entering a dealership, even though they may be in need of a vehicle upgrade. Applying for financing online is a way to cut through all of these formalities and get on with the day.

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