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Do You Know If Your Alternator Is Working as It Should?

Your vehicle's electrical system can be a tricky thing to understand. It is, however, important to gain at least a basic idea of how things work to ensure that you are able to keep the system properly maintained. First thoughts may go to the battery, but your vehicle's alternator is just as important to the system.

The alternator of your vehicle functions, essentially, as a generator. Once your vehicle is started, all electrical components are powered by the alternator. This is accomplished by the engine spinning wheels which are linked, one connected to the engine the other connected…

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Take Care of Your Vehicle’s Alignment

Our dealership has been doing alignments successfully on cars for decades. With the top techs in the Morgan Hill area, we can make certain that your car's steering components will be in top working order, ensuring the safe operation of your vehicle.

The good news about alignments is that they usually don't cost all that much. The bad news is that people will often procrastinate, even postponing having their vehicles checked out after it becomes extremely obvious, due to pulling or vibrations, that there is something seriously wrong with their car's steering.

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Know the Difference between All-Wheel and Four-Wheel Drive

If you're facing tough driving conditions this season, you might want to consider an all-wheel or four-wheel drive vehicle. Most people know that these vehicles are much better at handling snow, ice, sharp inclines, and, pretty much any other obstacle. These two types of vehicles work by supplying power to all four wheels. The main difference between them is that the four-wheel drive supplies power to all wheels all the time. All-wheel drive works a little differently by only giving power to the wheels as needed.

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Stay Up-to-Date with Your Horsepower Needs

Mileage, features, and price are all important factors when purchasing a new vehicle. Another important piece of information for vehicle buyers is the horsepower. Knowing the horsepower of an engine can give the buyer a lot of information about the vehicle before they even sit behind the wheel.

Horsepower is a unit of measurement that is equal to the power of one horse moving 33,000 pounds of coal one foot in a minute. Today's consumers can compare one engine's horsepower to another engine's horsepower. Back in the eighteenth century, steam engine customers used horsepower to compare…

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Simple Techniques of Upgrading Your Vehicle Headlights

Accidents commonly occur at night because of dimmed or faulty headlights. Headlights should have clear lighting to enable the driver to navigate through the dark safely. You should ensure that your headlights are in a perfect condition and produce bright illumination to avoid being penalized for violating traffic regulations.

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Tire maintenance in relation to road safety

Accidents are a scare that are a widespread phenomenon on our roads. Despite the large, visible and informative road signs erected on the road, statistical numbers on road accident figures keep increasing. Adequate road safety information is available to drivers all over the Morgan Hill, CA area. However, there are things every driver can do to help avoid an accident. In fact, one of the most important things is checking the condition of your tires.
 

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All You Need to Know about Your End-of-Lease Options!

For a brief moment, imagine what living without a vehicle would be like. Let’s also assume that your friends and family members don’t have motor vehicles like modern cars or vans, either, effectively leaving you stranded. Unless you have a horse-drawn carriage and stout horses gassed up and ready to go, your legs would get tired walking or riding a bicycle. Millions of people in America can’t afford to buy or finance vehicles.

 

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Need Help Calculating Cost for Your Next Vehicle?

Do you need help calculating the cost of your next vehicle? Your next vehicle should be a dream vehicle. It doesn't have to be convenient. It doesn't have to be something you settle for. Our finance department at Honda of Morgan Hill helps consumers find their dream vehicle. We also help them obtain it within their budget.

How do we do this? We help calculate the total cost of ownership. It's a formula we use to help you adhere to your individual budget. We know everyone has a different amount of dollars set aside for their next…

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A Road Trip Checklist to Make Your Season Bright

’Tis the season! As the holidays loom ever closer, many families prepare to hit the open road. Here at Honda of Morgan Hill, we want to ensure safe travels to all our holiday road-trippers. Here are some tips that can transform a mundane family outing into an event to remember:

  • Have your automobile inspected. A quick inspection saves you from breakdown headaches later. Your car is what gets you from point A to point B. Make sure it is up to the task.
  • Plan your destinations. Wonderful things can be experienced on the open road. Planning your itinerary allows for…
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