The Purpose of Your Car's Alternator

Shingle Springs Honda wants you to know how important an alternator is to the operation of your car. Drivers in Shingle Springs can learn how to recognize the signs of a bad alternator by knowing its purpose.

An alternator is designed to generate an electrical current that sends power to your car's battery. While your car is in motion the alternator is constantly being turned with a long belt. The turning creates current that is used to keep the car battery charged. If the alternator fails or the belt breaks, the battery on your car will discharge rapidly.

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A Look Inside the 2020 Honda Accord

The Honda Accord is a four-door sedan that has been very popular with customers for decades. There are five trims offered for the 2020 Honda Accord lineup: the LX, Hybrid, Sport, EX, and EX-L. Each of the trim levels have a variety of interior features, with more being offered as the trim levels increase.

Inside the New Accord

Every customer will have access to standard leather seats in the 2020 Honda Accord. Hondas Active Noise Cancellation creates a quiet interior for occupants while Apple CarPlay and Android Auto give occupants access to a variety of entertainment options.

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Honda Insight Overview

Compared to electric cars, which need recharging within 150 miles of travel and can take up to 8 hours to fully charge, Gasoline automobiles can travel for over 400 miles or more as well as being able to be refilled within a couple of minutes. In this regard advanced, technology rolled out in the manufacture of hybrid Honda insight presents a new beginning for better performance.

With gas cylinders available almost everywhere, cruising through gasoline Honda insight offers an exceptional driving experience that you should not miss out on. The car is more convenient to drive around. The

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Stay Connected On Your Travels with the Honda Accord

The Honda Accord comes equipped with several different features that can help you stay connected safely while on the road. Here at Shingle Springs Honda, we want to introduce you to the Honda Accords technological features so you can stay safe and secure while keeping in touch with loved ones or accessing various apps on your mobile device.

The Honda Accord seamlessly integrates with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto so that you can access entertainment and communication services on your device without having to fumble with your phone. The touchscreen

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What is Car Wax?: A Handy Guide

Treating your car with a high-quality car wax is one of the best things you can do for your vehicle. It adds a layer of protection that prevents your car from accumulating excess dirt and grime. It also offers protection against stains, as well as harmful UV rays from the sun. But what exactly is car wax, and how do you apply it to your vehicle?

Car wax starts off with a base of wax. The wax might be harvested from a natural plant source, or it might be developed artificially in a lab. 

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Extreme Temperatures Can Affect Car Batteries

Many drivers have the mistaken belief that extreme temperatures, both hot and cold, will not affect the cars battery because the vehicle has heat and air conditioning. However, nothing could be further from the truth. Car batteries can last for several years if they're well taken care of, and this includes providing protection from extreme temperatures. At Shingle Springs Honda, we want you to be informed car owners that know how to take care of their cars battery

The truth is that while extreme heat and extreme 

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Do You Need a Tire Rotation?

When the time comes to bring your car to Shingle Springs Honda for an oil change, why not have the tires rotated? Tire rotations could preserve the life of the tires by evening out the wear. There could be some safety benefits to regular rotations, as well.

Tire rotations involve switching the rear tires to the front and the front ones to the back. Sometimes, the process includes switching them right to the left and vice versa. Why rotate tires? Front and rear tires don't wear out evenly. When tires aren't evenly worn, some may require replacing earlier…

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Learn About Apple CarPlay

Here at Shingle Springs Honda, our team likes to give shoppers details about innovative features that come with the vehicles that pique their interest. If you have an iPhone, you can reap an abundance of benefits with Apple CarPlay. This is an in-car technology system that improves capability when you're behind the wheel.

Apple CarPlay allows you to connect your iPhone to the multimedia systems display screen so that you can use Siri to make hands-free calls and send and receive text messages without the need to ever have to take your hands off the wheel.

 

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Make Your Next Pickup Truck a Honda Ridgeline

If you’re seeking a vehicle that offers the comfort of a luxury sedan and the convenience of a durable truck, you won’t go wrong with the Honda Ridgeline. This popular pickup brand is on the lot at Shingle Springs Honda today, so drop in and take the Ridgeline of your choice out for a road test right away.

The Ridgeline’s extended cab furnishes seating for up to five and comes with available leather-trimmed upholstery and numerous storage options that are located within easy reach. You can fold the rear seat up to carry cargo or down to…

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The Honda Odyssey: Your Family Room on Wheels

The Odyssey is a minivan that manages to be comfortable, practical, and fun. From the power sliding doors to the Magic Slide 2nd-Row seats, it was made with the family in mind. The cabin, in particular, is designed to keep everyone happy. There are many reasons why it is the right call for drivers here in Shingle Springs.

The available rear entertainment system is perfect for keeping second and third row passengers. The large 10.2-inch screen means it is easy for everyone to see it. As a bonus, the available How Much Further? app can entertain the kiddos while…

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