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Android Auto Overview

Have you been driving with Android Auto? You may not be taking advantage of all the features. Did you know you can access Google Assistant using Android Auto? This lets you do almost everything on your phone without the use of your hands. You can pull up text messages, calling, music, and so many other apps using just your voice.

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Off-Roading Tips for Beginners

Before you buy an off-road vehicle and dream of hitting the dusty trail, you need to make sure that you know what to do and what not to do on those roads. Off-road vehicles can include any vehicle with a strong undercarriage and good steering. At Lithia Kia of Anchorage, we want you to feel confident off-roading in one of the vehicles you buy from us.

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The Importance of Winter Wiper Blades

We know that you are familiar with Anchorage's unique winter conditions, and we want to help you make sure your vehicle has everything it may need for cold-weather driving conditions. You probably know about winter tires, and Lithia Kia of Anchorage may have even installed them for you. But do you have the right wiper blades on your car this season?

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Oversteer, Understeer, and the Basics of Handling

Oversteer isn't exactly an everyday problem on America's streets. But in challenging winter weather conditions, it can become a real issue. Oversteer occurs when a car is too responsive to the driver's steering. Typically seen in rainy, icy, or snowy conditions, it is most often a problem for rear-wheel-drive vehicles.

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Caring for Your Car in the Winter

It is important that you always do what you can to care for your car. In the winter months, your car might require a bit of extra care to keep it working as it should.

It is important that the defroster that is part of your vehicle is working correctly as you move into the winter months. 

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Choosing Between All-Weather Floor Mats vs. Carpet

It's only natural to want to protect your car from all of the dirt and grime that comes along with your daily errands and commute. Some people have strong feelings on whether rubber floor mats or carpet mats are best to protect their vehicle. Here is some information to help you choose.

All-weather rubber mats are typically the way to go if you tend to drive your car through rough weather or spend time off-road. 

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Apple CarPlay - The Tech That You Need

Apple CarPlay is the tech that you need, especially if you are an iPhone user. Through this system, you will get access to your downloadable apps. We spend a lot of time personalizing our apps, such as creating and organizing playlists and downloading our favorite audiobooks. You can get access to all of them through Apple CarPlay.

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Signs You Need New Tires

Maintaining tires in good condition is crucial to vehicle safety and operational efficiency. As a result, you must have a clear understanding of when the time arrives for tire replacement. There are specific signs that alert you to the need to replace your tires.

The most basic sign that your tires need replacement is worn tread. 

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Useful Tips to Keep Your Child's Car Seat in Its Correct Position

Although you keep your child in his or her car seat when you are behind the wheel, ensuring that it is properly installed will decrease the risk of injury if an accident happens. It is important to our team that you keep your child safe when you are driving, which is why we invite you to read our car seat installation tips below.

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