4 Ways to Keep Your Car from Hydroplaning

Have you ever hydroplaned? It's a scary feeling. We all want to be in control of our vehicles at all times, and when you know that your tires aren't making contact with road, it would be pretty nice to know how you could avoid it in the future. There are several things that you can do next time you are driving and there is water is on the road.

If you are driving down the road when there is water on the road, firstly, drive about 10 miles below the speed limit. You also want to make sure that you don't use cruise control so that you can decelerate without touching the brakes. Also, before you find yourself in wet conditions, make sure that your tires are high-quality tires specifically designed to perform well in wet conditions, and make sure that your rotate your tires regularly.

If you'd like to get a new set of tires, come to our service center at Team Kia of Bend in Bend, OR, and we'll find you a set of tires that will keep you safe in your vehicle.