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Why You Should Only Use Windshield Wiper Fluid

You may have heard that water can be used instead of windshield wiper fluid. While water does a good job of squirting onto the windshield, it is not as effective as windshield wiper fluid. The Honda of Hayward service team can help you understand why using only dedicated washer fluid is important for your vehicle.

Using water can actually damage your vehicle. If you plan to travel somewhere cold for the holidays, you may discover that when it reaches 32 degrees outside, water will begin to freeze. 

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Winter Travel Made Simple With a Road Trip Checklist

Are you planning on adventuring outside of Hayward, California this busy holiday season? If so, we recommend that you utilize a road trip checklist to ensure a safer traveling experience. Here are a few items to consider when you and your family are traveling.

  1. Condition of tires - Check the air pressure in each tire. They should all be equal. Appropriate air pressure depends on the tire on your vehicle. Usually this information can be found on a sticker located inside the door panel. Don't forget the spare! 
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The Importance of Seasonal Vehicle Maintenance

Here at Honda of Hayward, our service center is filling up with people looking to get their winter maintenance out of the way so they can rest assured their car is ready for the brisk winter months ahead. Having a major issue with your vehicle is never fun, but it can be a burden over the winter holidays.

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Tire Rotations Actually Save You Money in the Long Run

The best way to extend the life and treads of the tires on your car is to have them rotated at least every 5,000 - 6,000 miles. The following are something to keep in mind about tire rotations, according to our service experts at Honda of Hayward:

If the tires are wearing unevenly, then the car is going to start drifting out of the lanes while at high speeds. This is going to have a negative impact on the front-end alignment and will cost you, even more, money down the road. Keep in mind that ignoring to get the…

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Meaning of your Dashboard Warning Lights

What do you make of the warning lights on your vehicle's dashboard? Each warning light from the panel has a meaning and getting to understand the meaning is essential in taking early precautions. Ignoring the warning lights can be the beginning of your trouble and unnecessary expenses.

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Save Money On Your Next Service Appointment

There are many people in the Hayward area who love the chance to save money. Whether is clipping coupons for food shopping or getting a coffee punch card, it is nice to save money. And the same goes for your car. Which is why Honda of Hayward offers saving opportunities on the regular maintenance and routine checkups keep your vehicle running smoothly for many miles to come.

 

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Is Your Vehicle Ready For A Summer Road Trip?

Planning a road trip this summer? There are many different things you need to consider when planning your road trip. Some examples include your destination, the overall budget, and the amount of time you must spend traveling. However, there are some things you should consider before you begin any road trip journey.

 

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