Oil Change - The Most Important Service

Changing your oil is very important. So why are oil changes so critical to vehicle health? Fresh oil and the oil changes process conducts several important functions for your car's engine, including the following.

 

Most vehicles need oil change maintenance performed every 3,000 to 6,000 miles.  Refer to your owner's manual to find out when your vehicle will be due to have this important maintenance routine performed, all determined on your own driving conditions as well as mileage and time.

 

A critical aspect of the oil change is the draining of the old oil. This process…

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Feeling under pressure? Keep your tires properly inflated

A tire that is under inflated shows more wear on the inside of the tread than around the edges. If you keep your tires under inflated, you are causing your car (and tires) a number of problems, as well as creating some safety issues.

 

At Rick Case Honda in Davie, we’re here to help you get the most of your vehicle’s tires.  

 

Under-inflated tires reduce your fuel efficiency, so you'll be paying for (and burning off) more gas than your car should be. Under-inflating your tires can also create excessive heat build-up, which not only increases the…

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The 2022 Honda CR-V Interior

The 2022 Honda CR-V base trim comes equipped with standard features such as manually adjustable seats, a heating function as an optional upgrade, and a dual control air condition system. In the higher trim levels, you can select leather upholstery, leather-wrapped steering wheels, and power-adjustable heated and ventilated seats.
 
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The 2022 Honda CR-V Exterior

The 2022 Honda CR-V features a turbocharged engine which is a 1.5-liter unit that makes 190 horsepower and 179 lb-ft of torque. You can enjoy a refined riding experience, keen steering, and powerful brakes. Depending on the trim level selected the 2022 Honda CR-V sits on 17-inch, 18-inch, or 19-inch alloy wheels. The provocative front fascia makes for a permanent influence with the iconic geometric grille.    
 
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The 2022 Honda CR-V Colors

The 2022 Honda CR-V is the right subcompact crossover class SUV with a modern exterior for any kind of road trip or commute. Take a look at the 2022 Honda CR-V that will surely turn heads once you get on the road with this model at Rick Case Honda. This elegant 2022 Honda HR-V offers 8 different exterior paint colors options. 
 
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When to Get Your Timing Belt Changed

We all do the best we can to protect our vehicles. For instance, making sure to perform the required maintenance services such as changing the oil, checking the brakes periodically, and checking the tires as well. These are items we can easily see, but what about those other maintenance items we can’t see or detect when they need to be serviced?

 

One of  the least known and understood maintenance services is the timing belt service. What is the timing belt and what does it do?  To understand what makes the timing belt maintenance so important, and how we can…

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Rotate Your Tires for Longer Life

Rotating the tires, which is recommended by all tire manufacturers, involves changing the tire’s position on the vehicle from one wheel location to another. This helps to even out tire wear between all the tires so the tires last longer and do not develop abnormal wear patterns. 

Refer to your owner’s manual/tire manufacturer handbook for the recommendation as to the time/mileage intervals to rotate your tires.

 

On most vehicles, the front wheels tend to wear at a much faster rate than those on the rear. This is because we use the front wheels of course, to…

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Why Change Your Oil and How Often?

Oil lubricates the moving parts of your engine. It keeps them cool by lowering friction and carrying heat away. It also keeps any grit or tiny particles from scratching tightly-fitted parts. So think of the oil in your engine as your vehicle’s lifeblood.

 

Heat breaks down oil. It can make the oil gummy or watery (or both), so that it doesn’t lubricate properly. And the longer it’s in the engine, the dirtier it gets. 

 

Replacing old oil with new, fixes all these problems. The fresh oil lubricates and cools better. When you flush the old oil out…

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4 Reasons to Get An Oil Change

 

Typically, after 3,000 to 5,000 miles, it’s recommended that you perform an oil change. However, the mileage intervals can change depending on the make and model of your vehicle and your local driving conditions.

 

Not performing regular oil maintenance can be damaging to your vehicle in the long run which can lead to expensive engine repairs. Oil acts as an essential component to the overall health and functionality of your vehicle. Therefore, it’s essential to pay attention to your scheduled oil changes. If you need an oil change...

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