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Top Reasons Why Your Tire Pressure Indicators Are Lit

Being able to identify signs that the tires on your vehicle could potentially fail could help you reduce the risk of a serious issue on the road. The tire pressure light being illuminated could be a result of the following issues.

Take a look at the treads for all the tires; there shouldn't be anything stuck inside the tread. Now look even closer to see if the tread might be coming free from the tire. If so, it could be defective and might need to be replaced with a new tire as soon as possible. 

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Advantages of Solid Copper Gaskets

When it comes to your automobile, knowing that you have the best parts available gives you confidence in the reliability of your car. Gaskets are an important component of your car, as they help maintain pressure and prevent leakage of important fluids. Solid copper gaskets are used in many high-performance vehicles.

One of the advantages of solid copper is that it is stronger than rubber and do not have a tendency to become brittle or crack over time. It is also more flexible than layered steel. Other types of gaskets require coatings to improve the seal. 

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Decode Your Tires

Have you ever wondered what all the numbers and letters on the side of your tires mean? That is why we here at Gilroy Hyundai want to be sure that you understand the basics of decoding your tires when you begin your search for new tires at our Hyundai parts shop.

The first letter you see will more than likely be a "P," meaning this tire is meant for a passenger vehicle. The next number you see is the width of the tire in millimeters. The next two numbers are the aspect ratio. This is the ratio of the tire…

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Reasons Why Hyundai SUVs are Here to Stay

Many families across the Gilroy, CA region choose an SUV for daily transportation. The SUV market is becoming very popular for its features, especially in terms of space and versatility. If you're thinking of buying a new car, then you may want to place a new Hyundai SUV at the top of your list for several reasons:

  • Extra Seating Capacity - A Hyundai SUV is known for being able to provide accommodations that other cars cannot afford. Some SUVs are known for their capacity of being able to carry up to nine passengers at a time! 
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Quality Tires for Outstanding Vehicle Performance


Gilroy Hyundai is a leading tire supplying company, and we take pride in our customer satisfaction. We offer tires designed for excellence and overall vehicle performance.

We stock different types of tires ideal for passenger vehicles and light trucks. They include all-season, summer and winter tires. Albeit, most people, buy all season tires since it’s much cheaper, and confer good, standard performance for their vehicles.

However, summer and winter tires are highly specialized; summer tires deliver quality handling and good braking while winter ones offer traction on the...
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Headlight upgrades: The facts and the important notes


The headlights are the coolest lights in your car, without the AC. They let you know what’s going on before it can become a major problem. It’s always best to keep an eye on these lights, especially in times of rough weather.

If you do a lot of off-road driving, then fog lights are a great choice for you. They are safe and bright. They will show you everything in your path when no other headlights will light the way. Also, drivers have been opting for the usage of HID lights as well as LED lights. These new…
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Suiting Your Drive System to You

At Gilroy Hyundai, we know that sometimes choosing a new vehicle comes down to specific things. The difference between all- or 4-wheel drive systems is one such factor. When choosing between the two, here are some thoughts to consider:

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