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Winterizing Your Honda in the South Sound


Winter is fast approaching in the South Sound area. That means, inspecting maintenance items to ensure that your Honda is ready for the cold, wet and snowy months ahead here in Washington. The Factory Trained Technicians and staff at Capitol City Honda’s state-of-the-art service department are happy to help.

Get a Tire Inspection

On wet, rainy roads few things are more dangerous than driving on bad tires. Make sure that your tires have plenty of tread, no bulging in the sidewalls, uneven tire tread wear, and are properly inflated. A common winter occurance is a low tire pressure warning light due to a drop in outside temperature. Stop in any time for a complimentary tire check and system reset. We can help you repair and maintain your tires or help you choose and install new tires at Capitol City Honda.

Check Your Brakes

Stopping in snow and ice can be challenging. We’ll do a thorough brake inspection to make sure that your brakes are in top shape and ready for the rough temperatures ahead. Any repairs you need can be done quickly and affordably at Capitol City Honda's service department in Olympia.

Have Your Vehicle Inspected

Winter or Summer your coolant level, battery, tires, wipers, lights, belts, hoses and various key components can affect your vehicles performance. American Honda recommends inspecting your vehicle at regular intervals. During each visit at Capitol City Honda’s service department, Factory Trained Technicians perform a detailed inspection of your vehicles key components and provide you with a checklist of inspected items as part our our Honda Multi Point Inspection. 

Put Together a Winter Safety Kit

Cold Temperatures can be extremely dangerous. Here are some things you should ensure are in your vehicle: a first aid kit, flares, a flashlight with working batteries, an ice scraper, a warm jacket or blanket, jumper cables, a bag of road salt, and a shovel. Talk to the experts at Capitol City Honda for more ideas about what to keep in your vehicle during the winter months to ensure your safety.

Bring your Honda car, truck, SUV or van into our dealership today to make sure it is ready for the winter! Our goal is to keep you safe and warm on the road. Call 800-594-2956 with any questions or schedule your service online today.