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There’s a Honda Hybrid for Everyone

There are a ton of reasons to go for a hybrid. Maybe you want to save money. Maybe you want to save the environment. Maybe you just want to stretch out stops between gas stations on road trips. Hybrid vehicles combine the efficiency of electric vehicles with the convenience of traditional…

The New 2023 Honda CR-V

There are few vehicles that have made quite the impact on the modern automotive market than the Honda CR-V. Alongside its competition over at Toyota, it has cemented the compact crossover SUV as the dominant passenger vehicle type in the United States and beyond.

The New 2023 Pilot

Introduced in 2003, the Honda Pilot has always developed alongside the Odyssey minivan, often even with a look that mirrored the sedate sliding-door sibling. In a competitive segment full of brawny competitions, this led the otherwise-excellent Pilot to get lost. For the fourth-generation 2023 Honda Pilot, Honda decided to change things up in a big way!

The New 2023 Honda Civic Type R

The hot hatch has always been a source of entertainment for drivers across the country. Compact, lightweight, and a joy to throw through turns while having incredible straight-line speed, these cars love to go fast! While there aren’t as many on the road as in their…

The New 2023 Honda Accord

The Honda Accord has been the premier entry-level midsize sedan for years. It’s Honda’s flagship sedan, and has been a favorite of drivers and critics. Car and Driver regularly names it to their annual 10 Best Cars list.

The All-New 2024 Honda Prologue – Coming Soon!

It’s a pretty apt name for Honda’s upcoming BEV (Battery Electric Vehicle), the 2024 Prologue. This SUV is the world’s introduction to the future of Honda, and the future of automobiles in America.

 

Compare Models


The 2021 Honda Pilot or the 2021 Ford Explorer?

The 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Ford Explorer are two of the most compared vehicles in today’s market! Showing off many amazing features, the 2021 Honda Pilot and the 2021 Ford Explorer make for great vehic.les. But what really makes each one so special?

The 2021 Honda Civic vs. The 2022 Honda Civic

The Honda Civic has been the pinnacle of the compact sedan segment for decades. When you think of a fuel-friendly, reliable, affordable, well-appointed vehicle, the Civic is the go-to.

The 2022 Honda Pilot vs. The 2022 Subaru Ascent

The three-row midsize SUV is the modern alternative to the full-size station wagon of the 80s. Room for seven or eight passengers, but without the bulk that a full-size SUV has. More assertive and rough-road capable than minivans.

2023 Honda HR-V vs 2023 Honda CR-V

The SUV segment keeps getting bigger and bigger, but at the same time getting smaller and smaller. It’s getting bigger in the sense of how many options there are – dozens of them. It’s getting smaller in the sense that subcompact SUVs continue to grow in popularity. Where compact SUVs were a hit a decade ago, the newer subcompact class continues to push the limits.

 

Service & Parts


Why is Changing Your Engine’s Oil Important?

Have you ever thought of skipping your Honda’s engine oil change? Needless to say, most car owners can relate to this. Changing your motor oil is time consuming and can be costly. However, oil changes are recommended for a reason. Whether your engine runs on conventional oil, synthetic oil, or a synthetic blend, you need to change your oil as often as is suggested.

Tire Safety: How to Check Tire Health

It’s easy to overlook the maintenance of your Honda’s tires, but ensuring they are in good shape is important for your vehicle’s performance and your safety on the road. We recommend giving them a visual check once a month to make sure they’re within safe and legal standards so you can stay in control behind the wheel.

How to Prepare Your Honda for the Winter Season in Washington, PA

Winter is no joke when it comes to harsh road conditions and wear on your vehicle’s mechanical parts. By being proactive and staying on top of maintenance, you can prevent a lot of problems and potential dangers during the cold weather months.

Synthetic Oil vs Conventional Oil

Servicing a vehicle today has provided you, the consumer, with more options than ever before. Between the different tire selections, brake selections, and most importantly, oil selections, all of this can feel completely overwhelming.

The Cold Facts of Winter Tires

Winter can come on fast, and with winter comes cold roads and ugly road conditions. Ice and snow can make driving miserable. While there are more opportunities to work from home these days and avoid the commute, there are still plenty of jobs that can’t avoid making the morning drive in inclement weather.

3 Main Benefits of Using OEM Parts on Your Honda

Routine maintenance and repairs are part of owning and maintaining a vehicle. Ensuring you get high-quality service from trained technicians who will do the job right is important for your Honda’s health and safety. Otherwise, that service might end up reversing itself in no time and you’ll find yourself back in the shop, yet again, which is both annoying and costly.

What is Paintless Dent Repair?

It’s inevitable if you drive thousands of miles a year – you’ll get some dings and dents. Hopefully nothing major. But sometimes, the dents you get are too big to ignore.

What accessories will keep my Honda protected?

Driving isn’t always predictable, which is why we have insurance to pay for the unexpected. But insurance is a reactive measure that is used after damage occurs. What if there was a way you could actively protect your vehicle before something happens, so that you can save time and money in repairs? There is!

Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Car

Goodbye winter, hello spring – and hello spring cleaning! It is customary to many people in Washington, PA that when spring comes, it is time to throw away the clutter and start anew.

Introducing MyGarage for Honda Owners

Honda understands that car ownership goes far beyond just being in your vehicle on the road. There is so much that goes on in the ownership of your vehicle beyond just hopping in and going. Life can also get pretty busy, so you can’t be hunting around your filing cabinets and roaming across the internet trying to find the information that pertains to your specific vehicle.

 

Blog


Trading in or selling your vehicle in Washington? Make sure to know the steps before committing to this process.

Trading in or selling your car can be a scary proposition. First you have to make sure it is in tip top shape, then you have to drive to the dealer, haggle with a price that is fair for your vehicle, and then there is the actual selling of your vehicle. After that, what do you do?

What Should You Check When Buying a Used Car?

When you’re buying a used car, you’re making a pretty big investment. Any vehicle purchase is a major decision, but a used car can come with added headaches. After all, this isn’t a car that just rolled out of the factory, backed by a lengthy warranty.

Why Should Drivers Consider an Extended Warranty?

If you’re the type of person who gets tired of a car after a couple of years, maybe purchasing an extended warranty wouldn’t make much sense for you. But if you plan on driving this car long after the 2 or 3 year period that is covered by the factory warranty..

What are the Top 3 Most Fuel-Efficient Honda Models?

Honda was one of the original Japanese imports, and it came to America with one focus in mind – providing the United States with a fuel-efficient subcompact car to battle against rising gas prices! Over 50 years have gone by since the first Honda N600 brought its small..

What Are The Taxes Associated With Registering My Vehicle In My State?

You just purchased a new Honda, and now it’s time to register it with the state. Or, maybe you are simply planning out all the expected costs to determine when you can finally make that big purchase.

What is GAP Insurance?

There’s all sorts of insurance you need in life. You need renter’s insurance if you’re renting a house, or homeowner’s insurance if you own one. Medical and dental insurance help to make care more affordable.

How to Get Your Car Summer Ready

However, the summer season offers its own set of headaches and conditions that can take their toll on your vehicle. Making sure you take a look at your car, truck, or SUV before summer sets in is a smart idea.

The 2023 CR-V Wins Car and Driver’s 10 Best Trucks and SUVs Award

With a massive shift in consumer buying habits in recent years, Car and Driver finally made a change to their 10Best program. For 2023, they broke away from comparing apples to oranges, and have given trucks and SUVs their own award.

How to prepare your home for your new Electric Vehicle

Electric cars are one of the biggest developments in the automotive world. From the efficient hybrids that require little effort, to the fully electric vehicles that need to be plugged in and charged to go anywhere, there are plenty of choices out there.

 

Local


Honda Car Dealer Near Peters Township, PA

Being a part of the community is important to us at Washington Honda, which is why we always go above and beyond for our customers in Washington, Peters Township, and other local areas. Our inventory has a great vehicle for every kind of driver. When it comes to service, the speed and skill of our technicians at the Washington Honda service center can’t be beaten. Give us a call or stop by our dealership to find the perfect new Honda or used vehicle for you!

Honda Car Dealer Near Washington, PA

The city of Washington holds the county seat for Washington County, Pennsylvania. Being a part of the Greater Pittsburgh Region, means that Washington has everything you could want in a city. Being a part of the community is important to us at Washington Honda, which is why we always go above and beyond for our customers in Washington and other local areas.