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 […]
This summer is predicted to be a hotter than normal in the Pacific Northwest. To keep your Honda running smoothly and prevent breakdowns, here are 5 summer maintenance items that should be on your to-do list: Tires: Have your tires checked for proper tread, proper pressure, and make sure your spare is in good shape. Long […]
Seattle may be best known for gray skies and rain, but our recent heat waves this year have been early and brutal. High temperatures can have a big impact on your Honda or Acura’s performance and can lead to problems if you’re not careful. Here are several tips you can follow to protect your vehicle […]
Fluids are a major cause of auto breakdowns. Have us perform a safety inspection and check the fluid levels before you take your Honda on a road trip this summer. Give us a call at The H Shop!
If you need to fill up your Honda or Acura on a hot summer day, it’s best to wait until after dark when it’s cooler. Gas expands in the heat of the day, so if you fill up when it’s really hot out, you may be filling up your tank with gas that’s expanded, meaning […]
Is your Honda or Acura roasting when you first get in the car on a hot summer day? Here’s the best way to cool it down fast. Start your car and open your windows Turn on the A/C full blast Make sure your air recirc button is set to off (so that it’s bringing in […]
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If you’re planning a family vacation, whether your destination is Eastern Washington or down the Pacific Coast, here are three tips that can help make sure that your car stays in top form for that big summer trip. Timing Belts Timing belts, or drive belts, last about 100 thousand miles. If you’re getting close to […]
Fall is Here! Make sure your vehicle is ready to go with this Major Service Special. You’ll receive $40 off when you present this coupon. The service includes an engine tune-up, fluid changes and a complete safety inspection.