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Hyundai Veloster

Hyundai Veloster

It is quite rare that a model scores well on style, performance as well as economy. The Hyundai Veloster, however, comes very close to being perfect, thanks to its unique styling, quick acceleration and general affordability. Along with that, the compact shape makes for a pleasurable experience when sifting through rush hour traffic in Washington, PA.

The Hyundai Veloster is a definite recommendation if you want a car that handles well, is cheap to run and maintain, and is different from any other car that you may have seen, thanks to its unique 3 door asymmetrical design.

Engine

The Veloster sports a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder engine that can produce up to 138hp along with 123 pounds of torque. Though this may seem like a low powered engine as compared to others in its segment, the car handles sufficiently well along with providing excellent fuel economy. But if you want something more powerful in taste, you can go for the turbocharged model that packs 201hp along with 195 pounds of torque. Transmission choices are limited to six speed automatic and manual, with the lack of CVT. As with all cars, the automatic transmission results in a lower power output of 132hp.

Exterior

The Hyundai Veloster is unlike anything on the roads of Washington, PA. Honestly, on first impression, you wouldn't know whether to call it a coupe or a hatchback. The model presents some sports styling features as well, such as sharp edges and an aerodynamic front hood. The car is definitely a head turner that's bound to get the attention of most.

Features

The Veloster is clearly intended towards the more tech savvy youth, with features such as outbound texting and even social media location sharing. The base trim includes 17 inch alloys, de-fogging mirrors, air conditioning, adjustable steering wheel, power windows/mirrors, spoiler, touch screen center console, Bluetooth connectivity and even a six speaker sound system.

If you opt for the turbo, you"d also get a firmer steering grip, styling elements, keyless entry, temperature controlled seats and a sound system upgrade. You may also choose to add a sunroof, parking camera, GPS and even automatic headlights.

Want to check out a Hyundai Veloster in person? Then head on over to Washington Auto Mall, the prime Hyundai, Toyota, Scion, and Honda automotive dealership in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

Washington Auto Mall specializes in new Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Scion, and has a wide selection of quality used vehicles and certified pre-owned vehicles. Located in Washington, PA. Serving Greater Pittsburgh, Canonsburg, Charleroi, McMurray and Waynesburg, Pennsylvania; and Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia.


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Hyundai Veloster

Hyundai Veloster

It is quite rare that a model scores well on style, performance as well as economy. The Hyundai Veloster, however, comes very close to being perfect, thanks to its unique styling, quick acceleration and general affordability. Along with that, the compact shape makes for a pleasurable experience when sifting through rush hour traffic in Washington, PA.

The Hyundai Veloster is a definite recommendation if you want a car that handles well, is cheap to run and maintain, and is different from any other car that you may have seen, thanks to its unique 3 door asymmetrical design.

Engine

The Veloster sports a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder engine that can produce up to 138hp along with 123 pounds of torque. Though this may seem like a low powered engine as compared to others in its segment, the car handles sufficiently well along with providing excellent fuel economy. But if you want something more powerful in taste, you can go for the turbocharged model that packs 201hp along with 195 pounds of torque. Transmission choices are limited to six speed automatic and manual, with the lack of CVT. As with all cars, the automatic transmission results in a lower power output of 132hp.

Exterior

The Hyundai Veloster is unlike anything on the roads of Washington, PA. Honestly, on first impression, you wouldn't know whether to call it a coupe or a hatchback. The model presents some sports styling features as well, such as sharp edges and an aerodynamic front hood. The car is definitely a head turner that's bound to get the attention of most.

Features

The Veloster is clearly intended towards the more tech savvy youth, with features such as outbound texting and even social media location sharing. The base trim includes 17 inch alloys, de-fogging mirrors, air conditioning, adjustable steering wheel, power windows/mirrors, spoiler, touch screen center console, Bluetooth connectivity and even a six speaker sound system.

If you opt for the turbo, you"d also get a firmer steering grip, styling elements, keyless entry, temperature controlled seats and a sound system upgrade. You may also choose to add a sunroof, parking camera, GPS and even automatic headlights.

Want to check out a Hyundai Veloster in person? Then head on over to Washington Auto Mall, the prime Hyundai, Toyota, Scion, and Honda automotive dealership in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

Washington Auto Mall specializes in new Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Scion, and has a wide selection of quality used vehicles and certified pre-owned vehicles. Located in Washington, PA. Serving Greater Pittsburgh, Canonsburg, Charleroi, McMurray and Waynesburg, Pennsylvania; and Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia.


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2014 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

What is the sound you hear? That is the suspension system of the Toyota 4Runner sending you SOS signals to come and rescue it before it's too late. The suspension system of a car is a vital component of the entire vehicle. Without the suspension system, the car wouldn't be stable resulting in higher risk of accidents. When the car bounces too much on uneven roads, there is trouble in the suspension. In actuality, it will be as if you are sitting in a go-kart or dodging car. This ôhow to blog will help you to identify some common problems associated with suspensions:

  1. Listen for a Vibration Drive – the 2001 Toyota 4Runner around the neighborhood putting emphasis on continually turning the wheel left and right. If a vibration is felt in the wheel, the wheel alignment or steering linkage located in the front of the car may need to be looked at. If the seat vibrates, the wheel bearing located in the back of the car needs to be checked out.
  2. Examine the Problem – Once the problem is detected, examine both ends of the vehicle without lifting it. If you want to lift it, park the car on a flat surface to provide it with proper support. Lift the vehicle in the presence of somebody else, as accidents in the past of a vehicle crashing down on a person have occurred. Therefore, use a jack and chock the wheels. After you have done that, push down on the hood of the car to check for stability. Now, get under the car to examine the problem.
  3. Diagnose the Problem – To diagnose the problem, grab and rotate the suspension parts such as the idler arm, the tie rod ends, and the Pittman arm, which are all parts of the steering linkage. For diagnosing the wheel bearings, tires, and bushing, take the wheels off the surface.
  4. Spin the Wheels – If the wheel is oddly shaped, replace the tires of the 4Runner. You can also wiggle the tire from side to side. If the tire exhibits signs of play, you have a bad tie rod end or dry wheel bearings. If no problems are detected through this basic inspection, let a mechanic examine it.

For more ôhow to tips, check our blog. We also have a huge selection of used cars at Washington Auto Mall in Washington, PA.

Washington Auto Mall specializes in new Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Scion, and has a wide selection of quality used vehicles and certified pre-owned vehicles. Located in Washington, PA. Serving Greater Pittsburgh, Canonsburg, Charleroi, McMurray and Waynesburg, Pennsylvania; and Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia.


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2014 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota 4Runner

What is the sound you hear? That is the suspension system of the Toyota 4Runner sending you SOS signals to come and rescue it before it's too late. The suspension system of a car is a vital component of the entire vehicle. Without the suspension system, the car wouldn't be stable resulting in higher risk of accidents. When the car bounces too much on uneven roads, there is trouble in the suspension. In actuality, it will be as if you are sitting in a go-kart or dodging car. This ôhow to blog will help you to identify some common problems associated with suspensions:

  1. Listen for a Vibration Drive – the 2001 Toyota 4Runner around the neighborhood putting emphasis on continually turning the wheel left and right. If a vibration is felt in the wheel, the wheel alignment or steering linkage located in the front of the car may need to be looked at. If the seat vibrates, the wheel bearing located in the back of the car needs to be checked out.
  2. Examine the Problem – Once the problem is detected, examine both ends of the vehicle without lifting it. If you want to lift it, park the car on a flat surface to provide it with proper support. Lift the vehicle in the presence of somebody else, as accidents in the past of a vehicle crashing down on a person have occurred. Therefore, use a jack and chock the wheels. After you have done that, push down on the hood of the car to check for stability. Now, get under the car to examine the problem.
  3. Diagnose the Problem – To diagnose the problem, grab and rotate the suspension parts such as the idler arm, the tie rod ends, and the Pittman arm, which are all parts of the steering linkage. For diagnosing the wheel bearings, tires, and bushing, take the wheels off the surface.
  4. Spin the Wheels – If the wheel is oddly shaped, replace the tires of the 4Runner. You can also wiggle the tire from side to side. If the tire exhibits signs of play, you have a bad tie rod end or dry wheel bearings. If no problems are detected through this basic inspection, let a mechanic examine it.

For more ôhow to tips, check our blog. We also have a huge selection of used cars at Washington Auto Mall in Washington, PA.

Washington Auto Mall specializes in new Honda, Toyota, Hyundai, Scion, and has a wide selection of quality used vehicles and certified pre-owned vehicles. Located in Washington, PA. Serving Greater Pittsburgh, Canonsburg, Charleroi, McMurray and Waynesburg, Pennsylvania; and Morgantown and Wheeling, West Virginia.


This entry was posted in Washington Auto Mall and tagged Washington Auto Mall, 4runner, Pittsburgh 4Runner, Pittsburgh Toyota 4Runner, Pittsburgh Used 4Runner, Pittsburgh Used Toyota, Pittsburgh Used Toyota 4Runner, Toyota 4Runner, Uniontown 4Runner, Uniontown Toyota 4Runner, Uniontown Used 4Runner, Uniontown Used Toyota, Uniontown Used Toyota 4Runner, Used 4Runner, Used Toyota, Used Toyota 4Runner, Washington 4Runner, Washington Toyota 4Runner, Washington Used 4Runner, Washington Used Toyota, Washington Used Toyota 4Runner on 06/12/2014 at 6:54 PM

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