We go to the gym to keep our bodies healthy and we take a breather now and again to keep our mind refreshed, but in what condition do we keep the vehicle that we spend on average 17,600 minutes in a year in? Regularly maintaining your car can save you time and money to keep your car in lasting shape. Our service team here at Coggin DeLand Honda is here to answer questions, give you tips and tricks to help you give you a peace of mindso you don’t have to stress. We have some of the BEST service technicians in the area to keep you safe and comfortable on the streets of DeLand, Florida.

1.    Good Habit: Check your vehicles oil levels once a week during your fill-ups!
To ensure you are getting the most our of your trusty engine, check your fluids yourself! This is as simple as opening the hood of your vehicle, pulling out your oil stick and seeing if the oil is leveled with the line marked to indicate its current level. Also, checking the brake, transmission, power steering, coolant, and windshield washer fluids should be checked regularly.

2.   Inspect vehicles hoses at each oil change. 
Have hoses replaced when leaking, brittle, cracked, rusted, swollen, or constrained.

3.   Inspect the exhaust system. 
Check exhaust system for leaks, damage, and broken supports to hanger if there is an unusual noise. Leaks can be severely dangerous and must be fixed without delay.

4.  Schedule tune-up. 
A tune-up can help the engine deliver the best balance of power and fuel economy and produce the lowest level of emissions. Click here to schedule your appointment today!

5.   Check heating, ventilating, and air conditioning. 
Proper heating and cooling performance is critical for interior comfort and ensures safety due to defrosting.

6.   Inspect the steering and suspension system. 
Annually check the steering and suspension system including shock absorbers and struts.

7.   Check the pressure of all tires. 
At least once a month check tire pressure. Check the tread, irregular wear along the sidewalls. Also, checking the alignment of your vehicle annually can reduce tire wear and improve fuel economy and handling.

8.   Replace windshield wiper blades. 
Every six-months check wiper blades and replace them when cracked, cut, streaking, or chattering for better performance.

Your Honda is important and we want to ensure that our team does what we can to keep you as knowledgeable and safe on the roads. Please feel free to contact us at (888) 593-0774for any questions you may have with your vehicle. Our goal is to provide you with the best service experience possible. We treat all of our customers with respect and aim to be the first choice for all your automotive needs.
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