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 […]
Your evening commute is about to get darker! Just a reminder, daylight savings time ends at 2:00am this Sunday, November 5th, 2017. Remember to change your clocks back one hour and be extra careful while driving. And hey, enjoy that extra hour of sleep this weekend!
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 […]
Having a clean and clear windshield is important for safe driving, especially during the darker days of fall and winter where visibility is already compromised. Your Honda’s windshield wiper fluid is an important part of this safety precaution and here are some pros and cons of different fluids: Commercial Products: Commercial fluids are designed to […]
According to AAA, this year’s Thanksgiving travel is predicted to be the heaviest since 2007, with nearly 9 out of 10 people traveling by car. Before you hit the road, bring your Honda to The H Shop for an oil change and safety inspection. Give us a call today!
Hydroplaning occurs when there is too much water on the road for your car’s tires to dispurse, and it is a real danger here in the Pacific Northwest. With our substantial rains and excessive traffic, standing water on the roads mix with oil and dirt, causing a slippery surface. As you drive, the water pressure […]
Stormy weather is coming! The forecast is calling for heavy wind and rain storms over the next few days. Are you and your Honda prepared? Check out these tips from WA State Patrol for safe driving during severe Pacific NW weather.
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 […]