Where Can I Upgrade My Lease to a Kia Seltos Near Clearwater?

By Product Expert | Posted in Auto School, General Information on Monday, October 19th, 2020 at 8:25 PM
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Kia Lease Trade-In and Buyouts Tampa Bay 

With so many new vehicles hitting the automotive scene this fall, many Tampa Bay-area shoppers have been asking our team about trading in their current Kia lease model to upgrade to the latest Kia vehicles, like the 2021 Kia Seltos. Our lease trade-in and lease buyout programs make getting yourself behind the wheel of a new Kia model near Clearwater simple.  

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What Accessories Can I Add to the 2021 Kia K5?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia K5, Parts and Accessories on Friday, October 16th, 2020 at 5:14 PM
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2021 Kia K5 OEM Accessories and Add-Ons 

The first-ever 2021 Kia K5 has taken the market by storm, taking the place of the long-standing Kia Optima. Not only has its newness been a highlight for this vehicle, but its broad range of style features and amenities have been as well. On top of its already impressive array of features, the 2021 K5 offers a range of genuine OEM accessories and add-ons that you can add to make this vehicle stand out even more.  

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Are Any Tampa Bay Haunted Houses Open This October?

By Product Expert | Posted in Holiday, Tampa Bay, Wonderful Things from Tampa Bay on Thursday, October 15th, 2020 at 6:47 PM
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Haunted Houses Halloween 2020 Near Tampa Bay St. Petersburg Clearwater 

One of the staple activities for many folks during the Halloween season is to have themselves scared half to death at a local haunted house. Whether it’s blood and gore that scares you best or jump scares and spiders, the Halloween 2020 haunted houses around Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater are sure to do the trick.  

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When Do We Turn the Clocks Back in 2020?

By Product Expert | Posted in General Information, Tampa Bay, Technology on Thursday, October 15th, 2020 at 6:12 PM
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When Does Daylight Savings Time End in Florida 2020? 

The time to turn back our clocks is nearly here, meaning we are getting closer and closer to earlier sunrises and sunsets here in Florida. The end of Daylight Saving Time is quickly approaching and like many around our great state, you have likely found yourself Googling “when does Daylight Saving Time end in Florida 2020?”  

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Is Trick or Treating Happening in Florida this Year?

By Product Expert | Posted in Holiday, Tampa Bay, Wonderful Things from Tampa Bay on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020 at 6:56 PM
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Tampa Bay Halloween Trick or Treating Times and Alternatives 2020 

Everything these days feels up in the air for most as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to alter events and holiday plans. With Halloween just two weeks away, many Tampa Bay locals are wondering if trick or treating is happening in Florida this year. While things are still up in the air for many places around Tampa Bay, some towns have confirmed that trick or treating will go on as usual for Halloween 2020.  

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How Much is a 2018 Kia Soul Worth?

By Product Expert | Posted in Friendly Kia News, General Information, Tampa Bay on Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 at 6:43 PM
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Tampa Bay Kia Vehicle Trade-In Information  

If you’ve found yourself considering taking the plunge and upgrading to a new vehicle, you may be wondering how much your current vehicle is worth. At Friendly Kia, we offer free trade appraisals and rapid quotes so you know right away how much we can offer for your trade-in. Quit wondering how much your current vehicle is worth around Florida and instead use the online appraisal tool here on our website for instant results.  

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What Kind of Seating Options Does the 2021 Telluride Offer?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Telluride on Tuesday, October 13th, 2020 at 8:05 AM
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2021 Kia Telluride Interior Options 

With just one model year under its belt so far, the Kia Telluride has taken the automotive world by storm. The Kia Telluride has dominated the automotive awards arena since the very beginning, bringing in win after win and title after title. Now in the 2021 model year, Kia has managed to outdo the debut Telluride, bringing in a model that is even more eye-catching than its original offering.  

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What Fall Activities Are Going on In Tampa?

By Product Expert | Posted in Holiday, Local Events, Tampa Bay, Wonderful Things from Tampa Bay on Friday, October 9th, 2020 at 6:25 PM
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Corn Mazes and Fall Activities 2020 Near Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Sarasota 

Fall festivities are here and with the year we have all had there’s no better solution to the 2020-blues than by enjoying activities from our childhood. Corn mazes and fun fall activities are popping up all around Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota this month and our guide is here to give you a look at what fun there is to be had in our area.  

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When Does My Kia Sorento Need a Transmission Fluid Change?

By Product Expert | Posted in Auto School, Kia Brand, Service on Thursday, October 8th, 2020 at 7:29 PM
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Kia Service and Maintenance Intervals Schedule

As car owners, we are used to bringing in our Kia vehicles for routine oil changes and scheduled maintenance. Aside from our regular oil changes, it can be hard at times to keep track of when we need certain services done on our vehicles. If you’ve been asking yourself “When does my Kia Sorento need a transmission fluid change?” then this guide is for you.

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Is the New Kia Sorento Bigger Than Last Year’s?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sorento on Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 at 6:46 PM
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2021 Kia Sorento Cargo Space and Interior Room

The 12-foot skeleton from Home Depot has been all the rage online and it has us wondering how shoppers plan to get this massive Halloween necessity home. The new 2021 Kia Sorento offers plenty of cargo space in its trunk when both rear rows of seats are folded down – even enough room for the massive skeleton when disassembled. Shoppers looking for an SUV large enough for all of their Halloween decor are sure to be impressed by the spacious cabin and cargo space offered in the 2021 Sorento. This guide to the 2021 Kia Sorento cargo space and interior room will give you a look at how much space the new Kia Sorento has to offer compared to the 2020 model.

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