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Why is it Important to Rotate Your Tires?

Tire rotation is essential to your Honda vehicle, since it ensures an even tread wear on the front and rear tires. It also allows the tires to serve on both the front and rear axles. When should you rotate your tires? The recommended time to rotate your tires is when you do an oil change in your vehicle. You can also switch them after every 3,000 or 7,000 miles depending on the wear on each tire. However, read the manufacturer’s manual or consult with a Honda service technician and do the rotation as recommended.

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Get the Meanings of Your Dashboard Warning Lights

Your vehicle’s dashboard has a set of lights that will alert you when something goes wrong. The Steve Hopkins Honda sales team is pleased to share the meanings of several common dashboard warning lights you may encounter so that you can be prepared.

The engine temperature light looks similar to a ship with the sails down. This indicates that your engine is too hot. Your oil pressure warning light indicates when your engine oil is running low.

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The Essentials for Planning a Safe Holiday Road Trip

Before you put that first box of presents in the car for the big holiday road trip, it is important you pack some safety equipment that you can use on the roads to ensure you get to your destination is as timely a manner as possible.

Consider these safety essentials for that upcoming holiday road trip.
  • Keep a set of good quality jumper cables in the trunk so that you have the ability to get jump-started if the battery fails.
  • Check the air pressure in the spare tire and carry along a couple cans of tire inflator for the long…
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Should You Choose Steve Hopkins Honda Or A Local Mechanic?

Who is best for performing repairs or maintenance on your vehicle? This boils down to taking the car to a local mechanic or to Steve Hopkins Honda in Fairfield. Of course, you might be able to haggle a lower price with a local mechanic, but are you really getting a top grade service and parts for your car? Here are the top reasons to choose our dealership.
  • We provide high-quality OEM parts that are designed specifically for your vehicle
  • Our technicians have specialized training with your vehicle
  • We provide high-quality customer service and are ready to answer your questios
  • We…
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Head back to school in style with the Honda Fit

Are you yourself heading back to school and in need of a reliable vehicle? Perhaps you have a high school student or college student in your life who requires an accommodating and safe form of transportation? Steve Hopkins Honda has just the vehicle for you: the 2017 Honda Fit.

The Honda Fit is a subcompact sedan with a hatchback that allows for a smooth, safe ride with easy storage and comfortable seating for

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Enjoy Your Audio with Heightened Capabilities of the 2017 Honda Accord

Imagine being able to drive your vehicle with an audio system that is crisp and premium. The 2017 Honda Accord offers that with the available 360-watt, 7-Speaker Premium Audio System with Subwoofer. You may also be able to enjoy a variety of audio with other available applications like Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. When using your compatible device, you will get access to many of features that can enhance your traveling. For example, you will be able to use the offered 7-Inch Display Audio Touch-screen and use navigation services, access your favorite music, and more...

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Complement Your Stunning 2017 Honda CR-V with Helpful Accessories!

For added convenience on your explorations, the 2017 Honda CR-V offers plenty of accessories that can make this happen. When you are regularly on the go, keeping your vehicle clean can sometimes become a hassle. Fortunately, there are offerings like All-Season Floor Mats, that can make managing the cleanliness of your vehicle easier. These mats will help to assure that the carpet stays in pristine condition...

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Why is Getting the Car Washed So Important?

Getting your vehicle washed will not only preserve your investment, but it also makes the car safer too. Consider these reasons to start making washing the car more of a weekly commitment rather than something that gets done only once in a blue moon.

Each time you go to the car wash, those dirty windows and mirrors are sparkling clean, allowing you to see the roadways and other drivers more easily.

Dirt on the car that mixes with rain and acts like sandpaper is quickly washed away to preserve the fine exterior of the vehicle until your next washing...

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