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How Often Should You Get Your Oil Changed?

When you got your first car, your parents probably told you that you need to have your oil changed about every 3,000 miles. However, this is not a hard and fast rule.

Automobiles of the past needed to have their oil changed about every 3,000 miles, but this was when automobiles and oil changes weren't as advanced. Modern vehicles can go about 7,500 miles until an oil change is necessary. This is why you should refer to your owner's manual so you'll know when to change it without causing serious automobile issues.

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The Importance of Regular Fluid Maintenance

We may always get excited when purchasing a new car. Do you find yourself thinking about the other maintenance aspects of the vehicle? You may not at first, and you may not want to wait until a problem occurs. That is why it is important to get regular fluid maintenance along with the other services that get recommended in your owner’s manual.

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Safety and tire tread condition

The condition of your tires is often easily overlooked for a large percentage of drivers. Tire condition is one of the most important safety components on your car. Without proper tires or tires in bad condition, it can and will put you and passengers in your car in danger.

Tire tread is commonly known as the part of your car that allows your vehicle to grip the road and provide the appropriate traction needed to drive around in a variety of conditions. Conditions could be rain, sleet, snow, variable speeds, etc.

 
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Plan for Your Holiday Road Trip Beforehand

Countless families look forward to hitting the road for a holiday road trip, and our team at Honda of Abilene is ready to help our local drivers prepare properly. Taking time out of your day today to plan out the finer details of your travels will make certain that you are in the best position to get to where you need to be going long before any traffic sets in.

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How to Arrive at Your Total Cost of Ownership

You may want to consider your total cost of ownership when selecting your next vehicle. It might be your first. This may be one of many. It still makes sense to figure out the "total cost of ownership." That's what our finance and sales department at Honda of Abilene does best.

We understand you have a budget. Most people do. You'll need to know how much money everything associated with the vehicle will cost. You can factor in gas, state fees, and insurance premiums. You'll also want to save money on regular maintenance. You can arrive at…

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The Honda Fit is a Great Fit for Back-to-School Driving

It's that time of year again: back-to-school. And if you have a college kid heading back to school, finding the right vehicle is imperative. Honda of Abilene has the solution: the new Honda Fit. The Fit is a great fit for back-to-school driving in Abilene because of its versatility.

The Second-Row Magic Seat provides a ton of cargo storage options, perfect for packing your dorm room luggage. All thanks to the 60/40 split configuration.

Fold the second row seats in Utility Mode, producing up to 52 cubic feet of cargo space.

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Doing the Work Yourself? Use Genuine Honda Parts in Abilene!

When you pull your vehicle into the garage, pop the hood, and get to work... what parts are you using? If you love doing the maintenance and service on your own Honda, you'll want to make sure you use the parts that are going to last. And that means using genuine Honda parts from our Parts Center.

Why should you use genuine Honda parts instead of aftermarkets? Four reasons:

  • Quality: Genuine Honda parts come straight from the factory, meaning they're as high quality as your Honda vehicle itself. And aftermarket parts? You just never know what the quality…
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The Advanced Safety of the 2017 Honda CR-V

When safety is the number one priority on the road, it's important to drive a vehicle that shares the same values. We have a sense that the 2017 Honda CR-V is just the vehicle. Thanks to Honda Sensing safety technology, the CR-V sets an extra pair of eyes on the Abilene roads!

What safety and driver-assistive technologies are a part of Honda Sensing?

  • Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS): If you start drifting into another lane without a turn signal, the LKAS will gently adjust your steering to bring you safely back into your lane.
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Leasing a New Honda in Abilene Gives You Options

When shopping for a new vehicle, it's important to have options. But how do you keep your options open to upgrade to newer vehicles more often? It can be a challenge when you buy a vehicle, but much easier if you lease. That's one of the reasons that a new Honda lease is so appealing to Abilene drivers. Leasing a new Honda gives you options!

A new Honda lease lets you pay less than full price on a vehicle because you're only making payments for the duration of your lease. That's typically 36 months. Monthly payments…

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