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Where to go to get your Honda timing belt changed in Santa Maria, CA

How often do I need to change the timing belt on my Honda? 

Having to replace vehicle parts is no one’s cup of tea, but it is important to keep up with regular maintenance to extend the longevity of your vehicle and keep all of the parts running smoothly. Almost every mechanical vehicle part will need replacing at some point during a vehicle’s lifetime, including the timing belt on your Honda vehicle. Below, we will tell you how often to get your Honda timing belt replaced, where you can get it replaced, and the importance of replacing it with genuine Honda parts. 

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Holiday 2019 Events and Activities near Santa Maria, CA

What is going on for the holidays near Santa Maria, CA in 2019? 

The dual combo of Thanksgiving and Christmas will be shortly upon us. We have gathered four of the best holiday 2019 events and activities near Santa Maria, CA for you and your friends to enjoy. Two of these are right here in Santa Maria. We wish you all a happy holiday and hope to see you soon here at Honda of Santa Maria. 

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What can you do with the Honda Head-Up Display?

Features and settings of the Honda Head-Up Display (HUD) 

The Honda Head-Up Display is a small screen located in certain Honda vehicles. Newer vehicles like the 2020 Honda Accord Sedan will come with a Honda Head-Up Display, while older models may not have this technology. The small screen displays vital information in a way designed not to distract the driver from the task at hand. Below, we will tell you about what you can do with your Honda Head-Up Display including information on features and settings. 

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How to prioritize or delete a paired phone in your Honda Accord

Video guide for deleting and prioritizing paired phones in a Honda Accord

Do you need help navigating the screen in your Honda? Sometimes, all of the options may seem overwhelming, but it is quite simple to delete or prioritize a paired phone in your Honda vehicle. Below, we have two helpful videos to teach you how to prioritize or delete a paired phone in your Honda Accord.

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Does the 2020 Honda Accord have Honda Sensing ®?

2020 Honda Accord driver assistance features 

Does the 2020 Honda Accord have Honda Sensing? Yes, it comes standard with Honda Sensing, a suite of driver assistance technologies including the two that we delve into below. Honda Sensing protects the vehicle passengers by being proactive about safety. That means preventing a crash before it can happen instead of reacting to a crash. Both proactive and reactive safety technologies are important to have on a vehicle. Keep reading below to learn about the 2020 Honda Accord driver assistance features. 

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Where can I find a pre-owned vehicle with a sunroof in Santa Maria, CA?

Pre-owned convertibles and cars with sunroofs in Santa Maria 

Here in Santa Maria, we have our fair share of sunshine and good weather, which makes it even more desirable to choose a vehicle with a sunroof, moonroof, or convertible top. You can find new and used vehicles with those features here at Honda of Santa Maria. Keep reading below to learn more about finding a car with a moonroof here in Santa Maria. 

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National Parks and Reserves near Santa Maria, CA in 2019

Where can I go hiking near Santa Maria, CA?

Fall is a great season for hiking. We are finally over the worst of the summer heat and ready to return to outdoor activities that don’t include swimming. Around Santa Maria, we have plenty of hiking trails, not the least of which being trails at national parks and reserves. It always feels good to support our national parks. Here, we have gathered six of the best national parks and reserves near Santa Maria, CA in 2019, complete with 360-degree images.

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How can you locate hydrogen fuel stations for your Honda Insight vehicle?

How to find charging stations for the Honda Insight with HondaLink ®  

One of the worries of adopting environmentally-friendly vehicles such as electric vehicles and hydrogen-powered vehicles is that the charging infrastructure in the United States is not large enough to be convenient. While hydrogen stations are certainly not yet as common as gas stations, they are on the rise, and they can be just as convenient with the use of HondaLinkHondaLink can help Honda Insight owners find compatible charging stations for their vehicles. Watch the video below to learn how you can locate hydrogen fuel stations for your Honda Insight vehicle. 

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