2021 Recycling Information for Meridian, MS
We all know that recycling is important. However, what can and cannot be recycled isn’t always clear, and errors can have issues down the line at processing facilities. A couple of our product experts ran into some problems sorting their refuse and thought it would be helpful to put together this brief guide to 2021 recycling information for Meridian, MS and the areas served by the city’s trash collection contract. Overall, all solid waste can be divided into three categories, garbage, recycling and rubbish/bulky waste. All refuse to be collected must be on the curb no later than 7 a.m. of collection day. Let’s take a closer look at a few things that you might find helpful before your next trash/recycling collection day. (more…)
Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
Outdoor Mother’s Day Activities near Meridian, MS
Meridian Honda tries to be as helpful as possible. Obviously, we want to help you with finding and maintaining your vehicle. We also want to help you be a better son or daughter. Mother’s Day 2021 is May 9, and it is getting to be the time when you need to start getting a plan together. Our team of product experts put together a list of parks that would be good for an easy hike, picnic or other outdoor Mother’s Day activities near Meridian, MS. The best part of our team’s list is that the parks are spread throughout the region so people will have the opportunity to visit a new place. Let’s take a look at what they came up with. (more…)
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021
Which 2021 Honda crossover SUVs have the most cargo volume near Meridian, MS?
Crossover SUVs are easily the most popular vehicle platform found on American roads in the 21st century. Meridian Honda is home to most of the automaker’s lineup, though our inventory is always evolving, so customers are encouraged to check out our website regularly. Because these vehicles have such a high profile, it’s pretty common for people to visit Meridian Honda with a lengthy list of questions about the lineup. Among the queries that top the list includes, ‘Which 2021 Honda crossover SUVs have the most cargo volume near Meridian, MS?’ Honda has anticipated that people would want an all-wheel-drive option, regardless of which of the crossover SUVs they take home. The entire Honda crossover SUV roster offers all-wheel-drive as an available option. Let’s take a closer look at some information you might find helpful. (more…)
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. (more…)
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. (more…)
Friday, February 12th, 2021
Does it matter what kind of battery I buy for my car?
The vehicle sitting in your driveway might be powered by an internal combustion engine, but nobody is going anywhere without a properly functioning battery. Anyone who has been caught in the rain, heat or other less than perfect weather has learned a hard lesson about how the importance of an automotive battery. If you know it’s time to make replace the battery, you are likely also wondering, ‘Does it matter what kind of battery I buy for my car?’ Well, yes. There are some considerations you need to make to avoid making a potentially costly mistake. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might need to know. (more…)
Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
Take-Out Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving near Meridian, MS
One of our favorite holidays of the year is only a couple of weeks way. Thanksgiving 2020 is probably going to need to be a little different than in previous years because of COVID-19. As of right now, there are no city ordinances or state-wide executive orders from the governor that limit private gatherings. However, the Centers for Disease Control suggest that celebrations be contained to only those who live in the same house and extended family and friends visit one another virtually. If things are going to change this much, it might be easy to consider take-out restaurants open on Thanksgiving near Meridian, MS. Our team did a little digging to what options are available, but you will want to call ahead to verify. Let’s see what they found. (more…)
Friday, October 30th, 2020
What happens if you skip an oil change?
Most of the driving public has been taught the 3,000-mile rule when it comes to getting a vehicle’s oil changed. However, did you know that advances in automotive and motor oil technology have made that figure fairly obsolete? Some vehicles can go between 5,000 and 10,000 miles before they need to bring it in for scheduled maintenance. It’s important to note that you should ALWAYS follow the service recommendations laid out in your car, truck or SUV’s owner’s manual. But have you ever wondered, ‘What happens if you skip an oil change?’ Take it from us, the longer you put it off, the worse the damage will be. Take a look at these videos for an even better look. If you get scared into scheduling an appointment with us, give the Meridian Honda Service Department a call today. (more…)
Monday, October 26th, 2020
What does horsepower actually mean?
Whenever we discuss a new vehicle with a Meridian Honda customer, a significant portion of our chat is spent talking about performance. After all, Americans are notoriously smitten with their vehicles and it only makes sense that they want to be able to enjoy their time behind the wheel. But, have we been talking about the wrong things? What does horsepower actually mean? We sometimes fall into a trap of living inside our little automotive bubble and we let too much automotive nerd jargon escape our lips. Our team dug up a couple of videos that do a great job of answering the horsepower questions and more. If you would like to take a look at what we have available in the Meridian Honda showroom, make an appointment with one of our product experts today. (more…)
Tuesday, October 20th, 2020
COVID-19 Trick-or-Treating guidelines for Meridian, MS
We are just about a week away from Halloween. Without question, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to change the way we approach the holiday. Medical experts strongly suggest that people should avoid traditional trick-or-treating activities and people should largely stay home with their families. However, our city has released some COVID-19 trick-or-treating guidelines for Meridian, MS. The overarching message is largely the same as what the previously mentioned medical experts say. Everyone is best protected from viral transmission if they stay home. However, if you choose to venture outside, there are a few things that you can do to keep everyone as safe as possible. A few members of the Meridian Honda product expert team compiled this guide to help you stay safe and healthy. (more…)