Monday, November 18th, 2019
How do I use the wireless phone charger for the 2020 Honda CR-V?
Meridian Honda customers and product experts alike are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the automaker’s most popular crossover SUV. The ability to keep smartphones charged (Touring trims only) will be a favorite of buyers. Eventually, customers will be calling the showroom to ask, ‘How do I use the wireless phone charger for the 2020 Honda CR-V?’ We’ve been able to find an early copy of the crossover SUV’s owner’s manual and our team thought it would be helpful to lay out how this feature works as wells as some things to look out for. Let’s take a look at what they came up with. (more…)
Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
How do I adjust the Honda HUD?
Very few industries have advanced as quickly as the automotive industry. Honda, in particular, has been on the cutting-edge of this kind of development. Whether it is smartphone integration, streaming media services or active safety systems, there are several Honda models that offer these technologies and more. But the introduction of the Honda Head-up Display is really something special. This feature offers a safe and convenient way for drivers to monitor the status of several digital systems equipped with the vehicle. Because drivers come in a variety of sizes, customers new to this technology often ask, ‘How do I adjust the Honda HUD?’ Meridian Honda product experts want drivers to be able to get the most from their vehicles, so they came up with this handy how-to guide. Let’s see what they came up with. (more…)
Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Honda Concept Vehicles for the 2019 SEMA Show
The annual Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas kicks off next week. Ahead of the event’s launch, we’ve received a few several photos of the Honda concept vehicles for the 2019 SEMA show. This year’s crop of concepts covers a lot of ground and includes up-fitted versions of the Honda CR-V, Honda Ridgeline and Honda Passport. It’s important to point out that we don’t if any of these accessories or body kits will be available for sale at dealerships like Meridian Honda. However, our team still thought people would still like seeing these examples of our manufacturing partner stretching their creative muscles. If there is anything available in our showroom you’d like to take a closer look at, make an appointment with a Meridian Honda product expert today. (more…)
Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
Does Key by Amazon work with Honda vehicles?
We don’t know if you feel the same way but being able to buy things through Amazon has really made our lives noticeably easier. However, as convenient as Amazon deliveries have made things, there is always not a small bit of trepidation when we get that notification that a package has been dropped off. Even though we unquestionably trust our neighbors, the danger of porch pirates stealing our packages is always in the back of our mind. A new partnership between Honda and Amazon should take much of that worry out of the equation. So, does Key by Amazon work with Honda vehicles? In a word, yes, but there are few more details you need to know before opting into this service. Let’s take a look. (more…)
Will Honda be adding a new electric vehicle to its lineup?
As we get closer to the prospect of eliminating fossil fuels from our lives, automakers like Honda need to stay ahead of the curve when it comes to developing the next stage of vehicle technology. So, will Honda be adding a new electric vehicle to its lineup? This is a good news/bad news situation. Yes, Honda will be sending its new electric vehicle concept into production. However, it appears as though the all-new Honda E platform will NOT be coming to the United States. Motor Trend magazine published a brief look at what the automaker’s newest electric vehicle will offer to owners outside of the U.S. With any luck, the powers that be at Honda will bring this vehicle, or at least the EV technology to American dealerships, like Meridian Honda in the future. (more…)
Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
What does Honda Sport Mode do?
Just because someone can’t justify owning a sports car, doesn’t mean they don’t want that kind of dynamic and engaging driving experience. Automakers, like Honda, are answering the call from customers by leveraging the latest in available technology. So, what does Honda Sport Mode do? It’s a feature available on an increasing number of Honda models found at dealerships like Meridian Honda and a simple press of the button can really change a properly-equipped vehicle’s characteristics. For our purposes today, we are going to use the 2018 Honda Accord as our example to explain this feature. If you want to see it in action, make an appointment with a Meridian Honda product expert today. (more…)
Can I get a software update for Android Auto™?
The compatibility between the infotainment system offered by Honda and today’s most popular smartphone platforms has been a huge improvement in the lives of the owners who use it during their daily commutes. Adding the ability to safely integrate smartphones into a drive has proven to be very popular. However, we all know how quickly smartphone technology advances, it only makes sense that the automotive interface for those devices would have to keep pace. The Meridian Honda product team has been getting a lot of questions from customers wondering, ‘Can I get a software update for Android Auto™?’ According to some early reports our product experts found online, yes, those updates are coming in the near future. Let’s take a look at what you can expect. (more…)
Honda Accord Technology Troubleshooting Videos
Modern Honda vehicles are available with an impressive array of technology. These features can help drivers and passengers arrive at their destinations on time using various navigation systems, safely stay connected using several hands-free technologies or just avoid boredom by listening to their favorite music or podcasts. The automaker has built these features to be easy-to-use and reliable, but problems to pop up. Take a look at these Honda Accord troubleshooting videos if you need to iron out some common problems that can occur. If you need a little more assistance, feel free to stop by the Meridian Honda showroom today to speak with one of our product experts. (more…)
Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
What is the most fuel-efficient car company?
Every automaker in the world is making a concentrated effort to build a more fuel-efficient global fleet of cars, truck and SUVs. A recent report from the Environmental Protection Agency has answered an important question on the mind of many car buyers, ‘What is the most fuel-efficient car company?’ The answer the EPA published put Honda at the top that list. Not only do Honda vehicles use less fuel than their counterparts from the competition, but those vehicles also release the least amount of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. In addition to several models with class-leading fuel economy scores, Honda has also started down the path of gas/electric hybrid vehicles. Let’s take a look at what the EPA had to say. (more…)