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Knowing Your Coolant System

There are a few important things to consider when dealing with the coolant system on your vehicle. Here at Honda of Santa Fe, we want you to be educated about servicing your car to avoid problems and to keep you in the loop.

Coolant System Basics

Liquid coolant is circulated through your vehicle's engine and radiator by a water pump. Stop your vehicle immediately if the temperature gauge goes to the red. Here are the parts of the coolant system that need to be functioning for your car to run healthy:

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Why Transmission Fluid Exchanges Are So Important

We believe it's important to know and understand your vehicle, especially when it comes to such components as the transmission. Read on to learn a bit more about general transmission services and the signs that you need to bring your vehicle in to have the transmission checked.

Regular transmission fluid changes and vehicle service appointments are necessary to keep your vehicle running strong. Transmission fluid is a lubricant that cools and cleans out the transmission's components as well as maintaining the proper hydraulic pressure for proper functioning.

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The Honda Insight Is A Good Hybrid Option

The Honda Insight is a popular hybrid car. This hybrid vehicle has a 1.5-liter Atkinson-cycle 4 cylinder engine as well as an electric motor. It also has great torque and horsepower which gives it plenty of power. The electric engine provides great fuel efficiency for the Honda Insight LX and EX models, and for the Touring model. Part of the powertrain components is a high-voltage battery, which has a limited warranty of 8 years.

The Honda Insight has a lot of up-to-date technology that is able to keep you connected to the world. The Apple CarPlay integration is part…

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Maintain Your Connection in the Honda HR-V

Each member of our expert staff at Honda of Santa Fe knows that technology is a big factor when it comes to choosing a new vehicle. With the Honda HR-V, staying connected is a breeze. This popular subcompact crossover comes packed with fun, technology features that help you stay online and in touch while you drive.

Do you use an iPhone? With the available Apple CarPlay integration, you can operate your device right from the HR-V's dashboard display. Simply pair your phone for safe, easy use of your favorite apps. Or, opt for Android Auto to use your Android…

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Top Honda Civic Tech Features Explained

The Honda Civic offers a number of innovations especially when it comes to tech features. Here are two top tech innovations now available in this generation's Honda Civic.

The Honda Civic offers big sound via its available 10-speaker audio system. With five speakers behind the second row and five speakers in front of the first row, all passengers can enjoy big, balanced sound throughout the cabin. To ensure that the driver can see more, the Honda Civic comes with a multi-angle rearview camera. This system allows the driver to enjoy a normal, top-down and wide-angle view behind the vehicle…

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A Glimpse at the Exterior Features of the Honda Ridgeline

Has the Honda Ridgeline sparked your interest? At Honda of Santa Fe, this pickup truck attracts shoppers with its variety of features and unique style. Let's check out a couple of exterior features that are offered with the Honda Ridgeline.

The Honda Ridgeline features available LED low-beam headlights that optimize visibility and style. These innovative headlights feature Daytime Running Lights and Auto On/Off, and the rear of the Honda Ridgeline comes with standard LED taillights that make you known to other drivers.

The Honda Ridgeline has a bedliner that's made with a textured 

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Avoid Rear-Enders on the Road With a Blind-Spot Monitor

The blind-spot monitor is one auto safety feature our Honda of Santa Fe team members love to show off. Blind-spot monitors save lives, preventing nearly 25% of crash injuries annually. Unfortunately, blind-spot monitors aren't standard, which is why they're still somewhat misunderstood.

Blind-Spot Monitor 101

A blind-spot monitor is a system of either mirrors, sensors and lasers that detect vehicles in your blind spot while you're driving. Blind-spot monitor alerts can either be a vibrating driver's seat or a light in the driver's side mirror...
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Exploring Dog-Friendly Vehicles

We have a goal at Honda of Santa Fe to help shoppers find a vehicle that suits their lifestyle. If you're looking for a vehicle that's accommodating to dogs, then read on for what to look for in a dog-friendly vehicle.

All-season seat covers and floor mats can help keep the interior looking and smelling fresh, and you should also consider what seat shape is best for your dog. For large dogs, a bench seat will give them plenty of room to stretch out, and smaller dogs may ride better in seats that are sculpted. 

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Take a Peek at the Technologies of the 2020 Honda Accord

Here at Honda of Santa Fe, the 2020 Honda Accord is a premier midsize sedan that is packed with features that make it stand out among its competitors. With the 2020 Honda Accord, you can enjoy multiple technologies that you can check out in our summary below.

The 2020 Honda Accord features an available Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™ that helps you navigate to your destination with maps that have 3D rendering technology. You can also integrate your smartphone to the display screen with Android Auto or Apple 
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Making Things Easier With the 2020 Honda Odyssey

There are so many reasons to choose the 2020 Honda Odyssey. All of the convenience features as well as comfort make it the right type of vehicle to choose at Honda of Santa Fe. The passengers and the driver will find something to like about the vehicle and will not want another type of vehicle.

One of the ways that the 2020 Honda Odyssey makes things a lot easier is with the push button start feature. All you need is the key fob in order to be able to use this feature. You just have to push the button and…

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