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The Reasons to Keep Your Gas Tank Full

There are numerous reasons to keep your gas tank full during the winter season. In reality, those reasons will apply to any other time of the year as well. However, winter comes with specific reasons. Condensation can build in up in fuel lines and freeze if the gas tank isn’t full. If this happens, your vehicle may not start.

While you may end up stranded in your own driveway in winter with an assurance that help is on the way, you can also get stranded on a road trip. It’s wise to keep your tank full because it…

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What is Horsepower?

Back in the eighteenth century, horses did the majority of the work. Today, machines have replaced most horses. The transition from horse to machine is greatly attributed to James Watt and his invention of the horsepower measurement unit.

Watt, who wanted to market his newest steam engine, determined to find a concrete way to compare the work capacity of his engine with that of the traditional work horse. After observing the horses, he created a mathematical equation that he could use to draw the comparison. 

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Get a Good Grip on the Road

Tires don’t last forever, and that is an unavoidable reality. When tire treads wear off, you have no option but to change your tires. So how do you go about checking your tire tread depth? At what point do you opt for a change of the tires? The Honda of Fort Myers service team can help.

It turns out that there are a few tread depth measurement tricks you can get to know, including the penny test, where you insert a penny into the tread ribs of your tire with Lincoln’s head downwards. 

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Why You Should Only Use the Correct Fluid for Your Windshield

Water is a great thing. Humans need it to live and it keeps the world running smoothly. For all of its good qualities, sometimes water just isn't fit for the job. If you think that water is an effective replacement for windshield wiper fluid, you may want to think again.

Windshield wiper fluid is much better at eating away smudges and stains because it contains solvents and detergents that water does not. Also, windshield wiper fluid works to keep the windshield wiper system lubricated. 

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Preparation Tips Before Heading Out on a Holiday Road Trip

There are some little things you can be doing before you leave for your holiday road trip that could reduce the likelihood of you being delayed from getting to your destination. Plan today with tips from our staff at Honda of Fort Myers, and you could avoid many of those pitfalls out on the highways.

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5 Options That You Need to Analyze During a Lease End

It’s never early to think of what you will do when your car lease ends. There are a variety of options that are available for you to make the decision. As per the lease agreement, if you decide to leave the agreement before the lease period lapses, it could be too costly. However, when the period nears, you ought to know what options are available.

Here at Honda of Fort Myers, we pride ourselves in giving our clients the best advice for their financial landscape:

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Get the Best Care for Your Vehicle in Fort Myers!

There's good reason to take your vehicle to a dealership over a private mechanic. At a dealership, you know exactly what you're getting. You will be getting replacement parts that are manufacturer-provided and approved, and because of that, they will last and are the right fit for your vehicle. When you go to a dealership like Honda of Fort Myers, you know that our technicians are properly trained to work on your make of vehicle and that we are likely to have the parts you need on hand. Your vehicle is our specialty.

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Know Which Vehicle You Can Afford

If you are looking to be the owner of a new vehicle, you have to figure out what your budget is and the total cost of owning the vehicle that you want. It is important for you to figure out which vehicle you can afford.

Think about the cost of insurance when it comes to the vehicle that is calling your name and figure out if you will be able to cover that cost. Think about the cost of repairs on that make and model and figure out if you will be able to pay for those repairs. Make sure…

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Reasons to Trust our Genuine Auto Parts

More than once, you will have to face the huddle of your car breaking down or some of the parts malfunctioning. You might opt to seek random mechanics to fix your issues. But here at Honda of Fort Meyers, we offer genuine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts.

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Completing Seasonal Maintenance Work Can Keep You Safe

Your vehicle is going to drive differently in different weather and in different driving conditions. You need to help it be ready for a new season by having seasonal maintenance work completed on it.

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Our service staff at Honda of Fort Myers will help you stay safe as you drive about the local area and beyond by checking the tread on your tires. We will make sure that your tires will continue to keep you on the road.
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