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Learn About the Safety Features of the Mazda3 Sedan

If you are looking for a compact car with features that will help you stay safe, you should consider the Mazda3 Sedan. This popular car choice is one that is made for people like you and designed to help you have a safe driving experience.

The way that your vehicle works when you press on the brake will affect just how safe you can be when you are driving that vehicle. The Mazda3 Sedan is set up with special braking features that help you stay safe, including Smart City Brake Support to help you when you are driving at slow…

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Enjoying Your Mazda3 Hatchback

How can you get the most out of a vehicle that you place an order for? By making sure that the vehicle is top-notch! One way to do exactly that is to go with something known as the Mazda3 hatchback. This particular vehicle has definitely had the driver in mind from the very beginning.

Mazda3 hatchback drivers get to enjoy all of the latest technologies that come with modern vehicles such as Bluetooth capabilities and safety features like lane correction. However, they may also choose between an automatic or manual transmission.  

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Why ASE Certification Is Important

We want you to be well informed when it comes to car care here at Kuhio Mazda, The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), a non-profit organization, has worked since 1972 to improve the quality of vehicle service and repair by certifying trained automotive experts.

Automotive technicians not only have to pass the ASE certification test, but they must also have either on the job training for two years or for one year with a two-year degree in automotive repair.

Only two of every three candidates pass the test the first time. To maintain their certification...

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President Lincoln and the New Tire Connection

Of all car parts, tires are the only ones that touch roadways, so it's important to ride on a good set. Here's how to find out if it's time for new tires.

One penny is all it takes to determine if you need new wheels. Place that penny into the grooves of one tire with Lincoln's head facing downward. Can you see the top of Mr. Lincoln's head? Say yes, and you probably need new tires because the tread depth is worn down on the ones you have now. Tread is what helps tires grip…

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Why Winter is Hard on Car Batteries

Drivers who live in varied climates know that cold temperatures can cause older car batteries to lose their ability to start a car. It's usually possible to get a dead battery charged again with a set of jumper cables, but why does it happen?

A car battery hold electricity using a chemical reaction that happens between lead and an acid solution. Because the acid solution contains water, temperatures that drop below freezing can begin to weaken the charge that the battery provides.  

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Learning to Share the Road with Bicyclists

It is important that you figure out all of the little habits that you can develop to help you stay safe when you are driving. We want you to know how to look out for yourself when driving and also how to look out for the bicyclists who are sharing the roads with you.

When you are about to make a turn, always take a moment to look over your shoulder a second time to make sure that there are no pedestrians or bicyclists in your way. Stay alert when you are driving so that you notice any bicyclists who…

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Mazda6: Safety Monitors and Systems

Mazda6 is a midsize sedan that is popular for its style and safety features. Some of the safety features include better braking and improved stability.

Anti-locking brakes prevent the tires from locking. When a wheel locks up, it loses traction. The anti-lock system will help the tires maintain contact with the ground and keep traction. The driver also gets brake assist. How braking assist technology works is it senses an emergency braking situation, and it helps the driver stop harder and faster. 

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Where Will Your Mazda CX-3 Take You?

While the features, pricing, and technology can play a factor when selecting a new car, you want to make sure that it looks the part as well. Today our team here at Kuhio Mazda is excited to show you this popular subcompact crossover.

The interior of each CX-3 has been designed with colors that compliment each other. You can further customize the interior with Lux Suede trim or even go with leather-trimmed sports seats for that certain look. 

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IIHS Safety Ratings

At Kuhio Mazda, we pride ourselves in our commitment to our customers' safety. We sell vehicles with the top safety ratings and want to empower our customers to know what it takes to purchase a safe car.

The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) is one of the organizations that publishes safety ratings based on crash tests. 

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Back-to-School Service for Your Ride This Fall

The reason that it's so important to have the cooling system in your vehicle maintained as the school year approaches is because it is comprised of a number of unique parts that all have to work as one system to keep the engine and its parts from overheating.

  • The radiator cap needs to be pressure-tested, the outside inspected, and the coolant flushed.
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