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Stay Cool: Check Your Radiator

Routine maintenance on your car is important to make sure your vehicle is running safely and at its peak condition. One system that needs routine maintenance is the radiator, which is responsible for making sure your car does not overheat. Below are tips for maintaining your car's radiator:

  • Coolant - It is important to make sure you keep your radiator fluid, also known as coolant, filled at all times. Check the coolant level often and if it is low, you can purchase coolant at a local auto supply store for a minimal cost. 
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Keep Your Car in Alignment

Your tires are the one piece of equipment on your vehicle that are designed to make contact with the road while you drive. That is why they can suffer from some of the harshest wear and tear. One thing that you need to pay attention to in order to maximize the lifespan of your tires is your vehicle's alignment.

Your alignment is the adjustment of your vehicle's suspension system in relation to its wheels. You can see signs of needing an alignment if:

  • You see uneven tire tread wear
  • The vehicle pulls to one side
  • Your steering wheel…
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An Ounce of Prevention: Top Off Your Gas Tank

If you want to avoid being another statistic on the road when it comes to being stranded without gasoline in your car or truck in the winter, then there is something that you can do about it. Our family at Crest Honda in Nashville, TN want to tell you that you can avoid becoming stranded and circumvent the inconveniences that are often associated by being stranded on the side of the road with no fuel by filling up your gas tank this winter at least twice a week! 

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Horsepower: Know Before You Buy

For some people in the Nashville, TN region, horsepower is not as important as the comfort of the ride. For others though, it is a top priority. While there are different features that attract people to the same vehicle, the fact remains that these features are likely the same as well. One of those features is horsepower, and to add more interest to this already interesting topic, here is some of the history behind the word.

James Watt is attributed with the initial use of this word. 

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Can Kitty Litter Really Add Traction to Nashville Driveways?

Many drivers all across the world keep kitty litter in their vehicles in the event they run into trouble on roadways during the winter time. No, we aren’t talking about encountering house cats or any other felines on the roads, but rather running into a spot where you’re not able to accelerate due to your tires being stuck in the snow or ice. What is the value of keeping kitty litter in your car?

Kitty litter is great for adding temporary traction around your tires, but does not offer benefits to you or anybody else when you pour…

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Can You Improve Dull Headlights?

If you have a vehicle with headlights – that’s pretty much any vehicle in the United States, if not across the entirety of the world – you likely have dim headlights, but it’s not your fault. Too many manufacturers fail to insert quality headlights into vehicles they’ve crafted in recent years. You don’t want to be without clear visibility at nighttime, so consider replacing or refreshing your headlights with Crest Honda in Nashville.

What can you do to improve your headlights? Clean the lenses of your headlights. 

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Tire Tread Affects Stopping Distance

The tread depth of your tires is vitally important to your safety as well as the safety of others on the road. If you have questions or are concerned about your vehicle's tires stop by and visit Crest Honda today. One of our trained professionals will inspect your vehicle's tires to determine if it is time for new ones.

 

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Quality Choices in Used Cars

You may not want to rule out the possibility of purchasing a used car. Vehicles that are pre-owned can often be just as reliable and high in quality as their brand-new counterparts are. Used cars can provide people with a variety of perks. They can save people a lot of time and money, too. If you want to drive around in a car that offers a lot of safety and convenience, there are a vast range of used vehicles that can accommodate you well...

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