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…)
Monday, November 11th, 2019
What is the maximum range for Honda Remote Start?
Considering everything new Honda vehicles are capable of doing, being able to remotely start a vehicle might seem pretty quaint. People are always curious about how Honda has chosen to approach this feature and the question, ‘What is the maximum range for Honda Remote Start,’ remains a common one asked in the Meridian Honda showroom. Several new Honda vehicles across the manufacturer’s lineup will offer this feature. Be sure to ask one of our product experts if the Honda vehicle you’re interested in has a remote start system available. A few of our Meridian Honda product experts got together to make this handy guide of frequently asked questions to make sure our customers have the best information available. Let’s see what they came up with. (more…)
Friday, September 13th, 2019
Why doesn’t the hands-free tailgate work on the 2020 Honda Pilot?
Now that the 2020 Honda Pilot has arrived at the Meridian Honda showroom and we have sent a few customers home with them, an interesting question has begun to trickle into our product experts’ email. Our team has had a few people ask, ‘Why doesn’t the hands-free tailgate work on the 2020 Honda Pilot?’ This feature has proven to be an important selling point to busy people who have struggled with loading a vehicle while their arms were full. If you’re having some issues with the hands-free opening or closing of the tailgate on the 2020 Pilot, our team put together this handy guide that might prove useful. (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…)
Is getting my oil changed at a dealership worth it?
There is no question that modern cars are complex pieces of machinery. But when it comes to taking care of them, it really can’t get much easier than following the maintenance schedule laid out in a vehicle’s owner’s manual. Of all of the things a vehicle will eventually need to have replaced, there isn’t a much more important component than engine oil. People would really be surprised how often we get asked, ‘Is getting my oil changed at a dealership worth it?’ We might not be the most objective arbiters on the subject, but we’d have to say yes, it is definitely worth having your oil changed by the experts at the Meridian Honda Service Department. Let’s examine why this is true. (more…)
Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
Top three outdated new car buying myths
Everyone has a friend who has a lifehack for everything. It seems like these are the same people who always have a fool-proof way to get the best deal possible on new vehicle purchase. The team of product experts and managers at Meridian Honda want to make sure you have an excellent experience with us. Believe it or not, we want buyers to get the best deal possible. Our team has identified the top three outdated new car buying myths that are not only ineffective but also could lead to frustration on both sides of the transaction. If there is anything we can do to make your car-buying experience better, don’t hesitate to reach out to one of our product experts today. (more…)
Is Honda Pre-Paid Maintenance worth it?
The golden rule of automotive care and maintenance is just like the one that we should all recognize: Treat your car as you would wish to be treated. More specifically, that means not ignoring the reminders you might get in your email or what your vehicle might be telling you. Every vehicle that leaves Meridian Honda comes with a pitch from our team about pre-paying for routine service appointments. This is almost certainly followed up with the question, ‘Is Honda pre-paid maintenance worth it?’ From our point-of-view, yes, it is. There are few key reasons why Meridian Honda customers who are eligible to buy Honda Care Maintenance™ plans should really give it major consideration. We’ll go over them here to buyers will be as well-informed as possible before they visit the showroom. (more…)
Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
What should I do if my car overheats?
It’s not terribly difficult to understand that an engine produces a lot of heat during normal operations. There are a lot of systems in place to ensure all of that heat is properly dealt with. However, a vehicle that is overdue for maintenance could leave it at risk of overheating. This is a major problem that could lead to an expensive repair bill — if the engine can be repaired at all. Meridian Honda product experts believe that the happiest customers are the most educated customers. So, if you’ve never wondered, ‘What should I do if my car overheats,’ this blog is going to be a very important read. Like any unexpected automotive that occurs, it’s important to not panic and to get clear of traffic as quickly and as safely as possible. (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…)