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Differences in Spare Tire May Determine Roadside Assistance

You can save yourself a lot of time and frustration by knowing which type of spare tire you have.

If you have a compact spare tire, also known as a “donut”, then you might be able to change the flat tire yourself. This can save you from having to wait for roadside assistance. 

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Basic Knowledge on Car Batteries and Alternators

When starting your car, the most important component is your battery, and this is because your battery powers your car’s electric starter motor. But what if your starter is working just fine but your car won’t start?

The alternator is another component that must be working for your car to keep running. 

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Prevent Another Fatality and Move Over

The Move Over law is an important one because it actually helps to save countless lives. By simply getting over on the highway when you are passing a stopped vehicle, you are preventing another potential highway fatality. Many people are killed every year on the highways because they were struck by a fast-moving vehicle. Steve Hopkins Honda wants to keep you informed about the Move Over law and its critical provisions.

 

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Why You Should Use Windshield Wiper Fluid Instead of Water

The most important reason not to use water for windshield wiper fluid is that it will freeze in cold weather. Regular washer fluid never freezes due to its alcohol content so when the ice and snow comes, you can be prepared.

It cleans better than water because it has special solvents designed to clean dirt, grime, and salt from your windshield. It keeps your glass clean from bugs and pollen in the warmer weather. Clean glass is important for you because you need to see clearly when driving.

Steve Hopkins Honda should check your windshield wiper fluid as part of…
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Convenient Online Vehicle Service Scheduling

Regular vehicle service is critical for drivers who care about safety and convenience. Setting up appointments for vehicle service is now simpler than ever before as well. People no longer have to deal with the hassles of calling just to get a time in the books. All our customers must do is make use of our stress-free online scheduling tool here at Steve Hopkins Honda.

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Online Finance Applications Are A Convenient Tool For Car Buyers

Shopping for a new vehicle is a stressful process for many people. Cars are an expensive purchase. They are also very important to the people who need them. It is important for a person to find an automobile that not only suits their needs, but fits into their budget. Filling out an application online allows the potential purchaser to find out what their budget status is going to be before they enter the dealership. This alleviates a tense encounter of negotiating between the company staff and the consumer.

The car buyer will already know what they can afford...
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Is Your Lease Ending? Help is Available!

It can be pretty daunting to figure out how to deal with the end of the vehicle leasing process. There are numerous in-depth options available to people, however.

You can give your leased vehicle back to the dealership, first of all. You can also take action to make your lease last a bit longer by extending it. 

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Learn Which Type of Tire is Right for Your Vehicle

There are many different types of tires in the consumer market, so which type is the the right one to use? Most tires, aside from special performance brands, are designed to operate in specific seasons. These categories typically breakdown into summer, winter, and all-season tires.

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Keeping Your Car's Fluids in Top Shape

If you are going on an upcoming road trip, it may be time to make sure your car is ready for the road conditions ahead. Included in the list of regular maintenance and services to get performed on your car is making sure your fluids are at their proper levels and changed if it is time to do so. The five fluids in particular that you may want to pay attention to are:

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Headlight Maintenance for Your Safety

Although driving at night can be difficult, there are ways to help enhance your visibility while on the road. Visit the dealership to get ways in which you can maintain your headlights and help to prevent accidents on our roads. Some of the standard measures include;

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