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A New Standard for Pre-Owned: Hyundai’s Certified Pre-Owned Program

Hyundai understands that the cost of a new car can be pretty prohibitive in today’s economy. And yet, people rely on the dependability, safety and quality that usually requires such a purchase. Thankfully, where pre-owned vehicles were once a questionable answer to this, Hyundai decided to rock the boat pretty severely.

Hyundai’s new certified pre-owned program isn’t just about making sure these vehicles run properly – it’s about making sure they seem practically new. Their 150-point inspection is so meticulous and strict, that nothing can really get past it. 

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Troubleshooting Spongy Brakes

An improperly functioning brake pedal is one of the most disconcerting vehicle issues any driver can face. A properly working brake pedal should feel firm, rather than spongy and soft. There are a few distinct primary causes of a soft brake pedal including air or damage to the brake line.

Cylinder and caliper issues can also cause the brake pedal to break down over time and start to feel soft when pressed. Any of these issues can place yourself and passengers in potentially hazardous situations, and so they must be addressed immediately.

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Why Extreme Weather Stresses Vehicle Batteries

Do you ever wonder why your vehicle's battery always seems to die in the winter? It's not just winter that's tough on batteries; it's summer too. In fact, extreme temperatures of any kind in the local area can stress your battery and cause it to lose power. Here's why.

The culprit is the lead-acid located inside the battery. In extreme cold, the capacity of the battery can drop about 20 percent when the temperature is many degrees below zero Fahrenheit. Similarly, when summer temperatures are way over 100 in the summer, capacity increases by 12…

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Reasons Why You Should Buy the New Hyundai Santa Fe

There are a number of reasons why the all-new Hyundai Santa Fe is being considered a popular crossover SUV. These are just a few features that have driving buzzing this year.

No matter you have your hands full with the kids or you are holding a dozen bags from the grocery store, your Hyundai Santa Fe will assist opening the hatch for you. Get within a few feet of the hatchback, and the Hands-Free Smart Liftgate with Auto Open feature kicks into gear instantly.

Whether you have a large family or you are the neighborhood taxi, now your Hyundai Santa…

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Remain Visible in Your Hyundai Accent

The Hyundai Accent is a popular compact vehicle because it has the features that drivers want. For example, it offers LED headlights that run during the daylight hours to make the vehicle more visible. This can reduce the chances of colliding with another vehicle or pedestrian.

Another reason to buy the Accent is that you won't ever have to worry about taking your key out to open the door or start the engine. In fact, you can even turn the vehicle off or lock your doors without taking your key out. Instead, the car will sense that the key…

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What is a powertrain warranty vs. a bumper-to-bumper warranty?

When purchasing a new vehicle, the warranty is one of the most important pieces you could ask about. The dealership should provide you with paperwork to look over the warranty so you can see what is covered and what is not. With a powertrain warranty, you should get coverage for the transmission and engine. However, dealerships may change the coverage or only offer coverage for certain repairs for a limited time.

With a bumper-to-bumper warranty, you are covering what's in between the bumpers, basically. This could include electrical system, audio, A/C, and more, but again, you should...

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Explore Front-Wheel and Rear-Wheel Drive Systems

We proudly offer this blog to educate our local customers. Use it to learn more about cars and make better buying decisions. Today's post compares front-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive systems.

Front-wheel and rear-wheel drive are the two widest-used drive systems. Each one transfers horsepower to the road's surface. The front-wheel-drive does so by moving the horsepower through the car's front wheels, and rear-wheel drive uses the car's rear wheels. Each design offers advantages. If you choose a front-wheel-drive car, you can typically save money on initial price due to its lower...

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Why You Should Get the Hyundai Elantra

The Hyundai Elantra is sleek, stylish, and is sure to create some neighbor envy. If you are ok with all that, then come down to see us here at Hyundai Of Somerset so we can get you in one for an exciting test drive.

You have not lived until you have taken this puppy out for a spin. It will spark excitement into anybody who gets behind the wheel. And so you don't get too carried away, it comes with some great safety features such as blind spot detection with rear cross-traffic alert, lane departure warning and lane keep…

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Discover The Features Available In The 2018 Hyundai Tucson


One of the biggest decisions that many people will ever have to make a decision to buy a new car. When you were looking for a new vehicle, there are dozens of different ones that you can choose from that art for the new price point. When you are looking for a different vehicle, one that would be a great one to consider would be the Hyundai Tucson as it provides drivers with a number of different features and benefits.

When you get the Hyundai Tucson, there are many different features that drivers would like which include the great fuel…
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Servicing Your Headlights in Somerset, KY

When you purchase a new vehicle from us here at Hyundai of Somerset we hope that you are going to absolutely love everything about your new ride and won't want to upgrade or change anything. This isn't always the case though, and if there is something you aren't happy with, we want to help you. Many people find driving at night to be a challenge and more often than not...

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