It’s that time of year in Seattle when you start hoping for Spring’s arrival. Spring in the Seattle area is always a little wet, and wet roads mean hydroplaning. Little slips can be a bit disconcerting, but full-on hydroplaning and skidding is really frightening. It happens when there’s so much water in front of you […]
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How long has it been since the timing belt in your Honda or Acura was replaced. If it has been more than 60,000 miles, it might be time to have it checked and/or replaced. If you’d like to make an appointment, give us a call at: 425.820.1224.
It’s been about one month since Washington State’s new distracted driving law went into effect. Are you in compliance or still occassionally find yourself reaching for your phone? Now’s the time to seriously consider making changes to your driving habits, before the fall rainy season sets in. Want more information about how the new law […]
If you are using standard radiator coolant, most Honda service manuals recommend every 30,000 miles or about every 2 – 3 years. If you are using the newer type 2 Long Life coolant, it should be changed every 110,000 miles or approximately every 7 years. If your not sure what type of coolant you have […]
There are several good ways to remove bugs from the grill or front of your Honda. When it comes to bug removal, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Waxing your car is the best preventative. But if you have bug issues and you haven’t waxed your Honda in a while, here’s […]
If you’re wondering if it’s time for your Honda or Acura to be realigned, the first thing to do is to take a look at your tires. More wear on the outside of some tires, or uneven tire wear, is a good indicator that your car is likely out of alignment. Here are a few […]
Here in the Pacific Northwest, fall driving can be dangerous due to weather changes and the end of daylight saving time. To be safe on the roads this fall, be aware and follow these guidelines: 1. Look out for leaves: After leaves become wet, they can cause hazardous and slippery driving conditions. Be sure to […]