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…)
Thursday, April 15th, 2021
Which 2021/2022 Honda models have the highest towing capacity near Meridian, MS?
The modern lineup of new Honda vehicles available for sale or lease at the Meridian Honda showroom offers a wide array of capabilities that can meet an equally wide range of customers’ needs. Today, we are going to focus on which 2021/2022 Honda models have the highest towing capacity near Meridian, MS. Our manufacturing partner’s engineering team has done a great job spreading strong towing capacity scores across several vehicle classes including, crossover SUVs, pickup trucks and minivans. A few of the product experts working at the Meridian Honda showroom thought it would be helpful to examine these options. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might want to know. (more…)
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. (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…)
Wednesday, March 10th, 2021
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. (more…)
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. (more…)
Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
How do I deal with cold weather in Mississippi?
Have you looked outside lately? This is not the weather we are used to seeing in Mississippi. Dealing with cold weather, snow and ice require a certain set of skills that many of us simply don’t have. If you’re wondering, ‘How do I deal with cold weather in Mississippi,’ Meridian Honda is here to help. Some of our product experts reached out to some colleagues who work in more traditionally cold-weather states to get some tips. This weather will pass soon, hopefully, but this probably won’t be the only time we have to deal with these kinds of challenges. Next time, we’ll all be more prepared to drive in the snow. Let’s see what our team found. (more…)
Saturday, February 13th, 2021
How do I connect my smartphone wirelessly to a Honda vehicle?
As we get deeper into the 2021 (or 2022 in some cases) Honda model year, the level of technology available in several of the automaker’s vehicles is nothing short of impressive. One of the technologies that have started to show up in new models is the ability to wirelessly access two suites of smartphone applications. If you’re wondering, ‘How do I connect my smartphone wirelessly to a Honda vehicle,’ Meridian Honda is here to help. We are using the 2021 Honda Accord as a model for this video, but the capability is available in several other vehicles for the current model year. Overall, this process was designed to be as easy as possible. If a step-by-step guide would be more helpful, we have you covered there. Please reach out to a Meridian Honda product expert today if you have any questions along the way. (more…)
Monday, February 1st, 2021
What are the worst sounds a car can make?
If someone knows what to listen for, their ears can tell them a great deal about the health of their car, truck or SUV. Modern automobiles are more reliable than ever before and the hum of the engine, changes of pitch caused by changing gears or even the sounds of air coming through the ventilation system should all be very predictable – almost to the point of producing the melody of a familiar song. When something starts to go wrong in a vehicle, the first sign of trouble could be a missed note. So, what are the worst sounds a car can make? We asked the professionals at the Meridian Honda Service Department about some things a vehicle owner may hear that should never ignore. Let’s take a closer look, or listen, as it were. (more…)
Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
COVID-19 Safe Valentine’s Day Date Activities near Meridian, MS
Unfortunately, we are still dealing with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone at Meridian Honda hopes that you and your loved ones were able to celebrate the holidays as safely as possible. The next major date on the calendar is going to be Valentine’s Day and we’ll still likely have to make plans to fit within the framework of our new normal. Our team took a little time out of their day to brainstorm some COVID-19 safe Valentine’s Day date activities near Meridian, MS. Regardless of what you choose to do, remember to follow local ordinances for wearing a mask and continue to observe social distancing with strangers. Let’s take a look at what our product experts came up with. (more…)