By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Civic on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 at 12:22 PM
2021 Honda Civic Sedan vs. 2021 Mazda3 Sedan
The Honda Civic Sedan has continually proved that there will always be a place for a compact sedan in the automaker’s lineup. Not only will the Civic Sedan keep offering everything that made it such a strong in-class performer, but those things will also give potential buyers plenty to consider during the shopping process. A comparison of the 2021 Honda Civic Sedan vs. 2021 Mazda3 Sedan illustrates this idea. Meridian Honda customers interested in the 2021 Civic Sedan will have five trim grades to choose from, LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring. Most of the compact sedan’s features and equipment are very similar to that of previous models. However, that is to be expected considering the 2022 model is getting a major overhaul. Let’s take a closer look at this important automotive battle. Read the rest of this entry »
Which 2021 Honda vehicles have all-wheel-drive near Meridian, MS?
Honda vehicles are, or can, be equipped with a lot of different features depending on what a customer needs and what is available. One of the most popular features that can be found on several vehicles is the automaker’s all-wheel-drive system. So, which 2021 Honda vehicles have all-wheel-drive near Meridian, MS? It is at least an available feature on several models, including all of the 2021 Honda crossover SUVs. The Honda AWD system is also standard on the manufacturer’s redesigned midsize pickup truck platform. Our team thought it would be handy to do a quick profile of each Honda vehicle that offers all-wheel-drive and put them side-by-side so Meridian Honda customers can start their shopping process on strong footing. Let’s take a closer look at what they found. Read the rest of this entry »
Spring/Summer 2021 Travel Tips
The last year has been exceedingly difficult for any of several reasons. Things are beginning to look very promising and everyone at Meridian Honda wants you to be prepared to hit the road. Our team is always looking for helpful items to assist our customers in getting the most out of their vehicles. This time around we found the Spring/Summer 2021 travel tips from the experts over at Consumer Reports. In particular, these videos provide some advice for properly installing a child’s car seat, a very important topic for active families, as well as how to use your vehicle’s air conditioner as efficiently as possible. Before any trip that is going to take you more than a few hours from your home, you should definitely schedule an appointment with the Meridian Honda Service Department so we can make sure your vehicle is in tip-top condition. Read the rest of this entry »
What colors are available with a 2021 Honda Accord?
When a potential buyer walks into the Meridian Honda showroom to buy or lease a new vehicle, they are faced with a lot of options. The decision-making process doesn’t end when someone picks out a Honda model – like the Honda Accord. Assuming one of our customers does pick the Accord, their next step is to choose which paint scheme they’d like to have. So, what colors are available with a 2021 Honda Accord? Our manufacturing partner makes eight paint colors available for the 2021 Accord, which will be spread across the sedan’s six trim grades, LX, Sport, Sport Special Edition, EX-L, Sport 2.0T and Touring 2.0T. Buyers interested in the hybrid version of the 2021 Accord will have four trim grades to choose from, Hybrid, Hybrid EX, Hybrid EX-L and Hybrid Touring. The team of Meridian Honda product experts thought it would be helpful for people to see all eight color options laid out side-by-side. Let’s take a closer look at your choices. Read the rest of this entry »
Why does my Honda car/truck radio say, ‘Code?’
Regardless of what you like to listen to during your commute, an automotive radio has become an indispensable piece of equipment. Honda is more than happy to provide this feature (and much more modern options) on its vehicles. However, you might be in a situation when you start your vehicle, and the radio doesn’t work. If this has left you wondering, ‘Why does my Honda car/truck radio say, ‘Code,’’ the product experts at Meridian Honda have the answer. Basically, this is an anti-theft feature, designed to convince would-be thieves to skip your Honda car, truck, SUV or minivan. Let’s take a closer look at some helpful information. Read the rest of this entry »
By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Odyssey on Tuesday, March 16th, 2021 at 3:52 PM
How much can the 2022 Honda Odyssey tow?
Minivans like the Honda Odyssey are prized by active families because of how much interior space they have to offer. However, that is not the end of the platform’s capability. A Meridian Honda product expert knows they are dealing with a smart buyer when they ask an insightful question like, ‘How much can the 2022 Honda Odyssey tow?’ Since this is such a strong question, our team thought it would be helpful to clearly answer it. Honda produces the 2022 Odyssey in five trim grades, LX, EX, EX-L, Touring and Elite. When the 2022 Odyssey is properly equipped, it will be able to tow up 3,500 pounds, which fits directly into the class average. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might want to know. Read the rest of this entry »
Should I be using a thinner motor oil?
If you were to put any two automotive experts into a room, there are a handful of issues where they would disagree. One common contentious issue is the benefits of synthetic oil over conventional. A new topic is popping up in certain circles about the benefits of using thinner oil. If you have entered into the, ‘Should I be using a thinner motor oil’ debate, we found an interesting video that might sway your opinion one way or another. Ultimately, it’s always best to follow the maintenance recommendations in your vehicle’s owner’s manual. Also, we found a video that discusses a long-running battle of carburetors versus various types of fuel injection. If you need any help taking care of your vehicle, make an appointment with the Meridian Honda Service Department today. Read the rest of this entry »
Do new cars need their oil changed every 3,000 miles?
It wasn’t all that long ago that people marveled when an automobile came with both an AM and FM radio. Given the kind of technology found in a lot of the latest Honda vehicles found at the Meridian Honda showroom, the idea of radio seems quaint in and of itself. Giant leaps in technology in the automotive industry aren’t limited to just how we entertain ourselves while we’re out the road. We hear the question, ‘Do new cars need their oil changed every 3,000 miles,’ pretty often. It very much surprises people when they learn this old chestnut is as outdated as the factory-built tape deck. We reached out to a few of the master Honda technicians in the Meridian Honda Service Department to get a few answers. Read the rest of this entry »
What kind of tires should I buy for my car?
The weather in our area was crazy this winter. Hopefully, it was just a fluke, but nobody really knows what the future will hold. People don’t necessarily need a huge four-wheel-drive vehicle to handle inclement weather, but a good set of well-maintained tires will make a big difference. If you’re wondering, ‘What kind of tires should I buy for my car,’ Meridian Honda is ready to help. The experts that work in our service department know exactly what you need. However, we also know that people like to do a little homework on their own time, and we found a couple of videos that might be helpful. If you have any questions about taking care of your vehicle so it lasts for as long as possible, make an appointment with Meridian Honda today. Read the rest of this entry »
By Product Expert | Posted in Honda Passport on Thursday, March 4th, 2021 at 2:08 AM
Which 2021 Honda Passport trims have Honda Sensing®?
The Honda Passport was built to be just as at home commuting to work, running daily errands or getting dirty on muddy trails. Because our manufacturing partner did such a good job developing the Passport into one of its most flexible platforms, it’s very common to see people using it as a family vehicle – which means buyers are going to be concerned with safety features. So, which 2021 Honda Passport trims have Honda Sensing®? Honda offers the 2021 Passport in four trim grades, Sport, EX-L, Touring and Elite. All of them are equipped with the full Honda Sensing® suite of active driver assistance features. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you should know. Read the rest of this entry »