Clean Your Car Quickly and Effectively in Four Steps

At Garcia Honda Albuquerque, we want you to continue feeling great about your vehicle, long after you've driven it off the lot. That's why we've generated this list of four steps you can take to get your vehicle back to looking like new again, even when you are strapped for time.
  1. Throw It Away- Grab a bag and throw away any loose trash or other items you don't want your passengers seeing or smelling.
  2. Hose It Down- Grab a water hose and give your car a good spritz. Use a microfiber cloth to apply any lubricants…
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When to Service Your Car's Belts & Hoses

A series of belts and hoses keeps your car cool and running smoothly. Belts & hoses have shelf lives, so it's important to have them checked and replaced as needed. When? Our Garcia Honda Albuquerque service department techs have a few suggestions, but so does your vehicle's manufacturer. Here's the quick rundown.

Factory Recommended Maintenance

Every make/model and even trim level has its own factory recommended maintenance schedule. You can find the schedule in your owner's manual, at your automaker's website, or you can check with a member of our service department team.

 

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Honda Pilot Overview

The 2020 Honda Pilot is a vehicle that is designed to be fuel efficient. One of the many reasons that this makes a good vehicle for people who are looking for a family SUV is because it has a lot of cool features.

It has a Collision mitigation braking system. It can help you brake your vehicle when it senses that a crash would otherwise be unavoidable. This vehicle also has a Road Departure Mitigation System. It can tell if you have drifted into a lane without 

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Envision Yourself in A 2020 Honda Fit

The 2020 Honda Fit is very diverse even though it comes in a small package. This popular hatchback has it all from leather-trimmed seats to a leather-trimmed steering wheel. Up to five people can fit in its cozy cabin, and there's a 60/40 second-row magic seat. Let's dive in deeper.

The 2020 Honda Fit has its fair share of technological advancements. Located in the center dash is a seven-inch touchscreen display. This intuitive display is user friendly, and it hosts a plethora of applications. All of the vehicle's controls are in arm's reach of the…

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What Technology Features Come With the Honda HR-V?

The Honda HR-V at Garcia Honda Albuquerque is a subcompact crossover that stands out among its competitors because it features a host of technologies that help keep you connected and safe when you're driving around Albuquerque.

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration are available with the HR-V. You can easily connect your compatible smartphone to the available seven-inch Display Audio System, and your music, apps, and contacts are accessible on the display screen. There's also the Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System that's equipped with the HR-V. 

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The Importance of Maintaining Your Cooling System

An engine can overheat for a variety of reasons. If you find that your vehicle is running hotter than normal or if there is coolant under your vehicle, you may need to have it checked out at Garcia Honda Albuquerque.

By avoiding having your engine checked out, you could potentially risk damaging the components of the engine which can be a very costly repair. The cooling system in your vehicle has five different components that are important to have functioning properly at all times. These components are the radiator, radiator cap, radiator hoses, water pump, and the thermostat. 

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What Are The Features Of The 2020 Honda Insight?

The 2020 Honda Insight deserves a second or even a third look for those who haven’t yet taken the time to do so. It has a style and sensibility about it that you just don’t find with other vehicles. We will show you a few of its shining points now.

Pricing is very fair for what you can get out of the 2020 Honda Insight. It is a savvy styling that most people would pay top dollar for. Fortunately, it doesn’t require that kind of cash to obtain. People are getting them at reasonable prices compared to…

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The Look and Performance of the Honda Ridgeline

If you haven't been by Garcia Honda Albuquerque to check out the new exterior features of the Honda Ridgeline we want to extend you a warm invitation. We think this popular pickup truck is going to blow you away with its combination of form and utility.

Honda took a great concept with the Honda Ridgeline and made it even better with a visually appealing aerodynamic design. The truck's design is practical as well as attractive. It helps to improve fuel economy and reduce noise. You can even add accessories like running boards and roof rails to customize your…

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Advanced Technology Keeps You Safe in Your Honda Civic

The Honda Civic is one of the most popular cars in its class. It has a variety of technology features that you will likely enjoy such as Apple CarPlay. This specific feature allows you to get directions, stream music or access apps on your phone using only your voice.

Honda has a feature called LaneWatch that will help to ensure that you have a wider field of view when attempting to change lanes. The LaneWatch system works by activating a camera near the side mirror when you use the turn signal.

While not the same as a traditional blind spot…

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Using a Roof Rack: How It's Done

Installing a roof rack system on your car correctly is important when looking to broaden the function of your vehicle. At Garcia Honda Albuquerque we care that you are an informed customer when it comes to the function of your vehicle and its accessories.

Install Your Rack Properly for Ideal Function

Read the directions before installing your roof rack to get a good idea of its use and limits. Remember that you will get better fuel economy and less air drag if you remove the rack from the vehicle when not using it. You should be extra safe about how…
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