Author Archive | alan may

Cold Front Approaching, Honda Cold Weather Tips

Let’s face it: winter’s here, and when something happens to your Honda, it always feels like we’re playing the “could’ve, should’ve” game.  Instead, it’s great to be aware of everything that might happen to your car because it’s getting chilly out, and take responsibility for them.  It means you’ll be able to drive to the […]

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Do Your Wipers Need Replacing?

How did your windshield wipers perform during yesterday’s deluge? Yesterday’s weather was a reminder that winter’s not over quite yet, becoming the 2nd wettest March day on record with 2.1 inches of rain.  It was also the wettest day on record in over two years, dating back to November 19th of 2012 when 2.13 inches […]

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4 Ways to Prepare your Honda for Fall Driving Conditions

1. Windshield Wipers This is easy to overlook because of gradual weather changes, but definitely take a look at your wiper blades and see if they need to be replaced.  For the Seattle area, we get a lot of moisture and it’s best to get the rubber-clad (‘winter’) blades to stave off ice on chilly […]

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Is it time to replace my timing belt?

Honda and Acura recommend their timing belts be replaced every 90k miles on older models and every 105k miles or 7 years (whichever comes first) on 2000 models or newer. Here are some clues that your Honda or Acura may have timing belt issues: A high pitched sound Visual damage (inspect for cracks, chips, missing […]

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Safety is Job 1

Honda & Acura air bag system components have been carefully designed to protect occupants.  Each vehicle has safety systems designed specifically for use in that particular vehicle. Installation of salvage or used air bag components is not recommended.  If you have a question or concern about the safety of your vehicle, we’d be happy to […]

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