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You Don't Need an Oil Change Every 3,000 Miles

While you may have learned the importance of having your oil changed every 3,000 miles, this is no longer the standard for vehicles on the road today. This myth still exists as those who provide oil changes continue to benefit from more frequent oil changes.

So, how often does your vehicle need an oil change?

This all depends on the make and model of your vehicle. At Piazza Honda of Springfield, we suggest reviewing your owner's manual to see how often you should be changing your oil. For most vehicles, changes are necessary only every 7,500 miles…

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Debunking the 3,000 Mile Oil Change Myth

Almost everyone has been told to change their oil at the 3000 miles mark. For years, it's been go-to for many people. Many people have always changed their oil at this point -- but what no one tells you now is that 3,000 miles are far too soon.

With the many advancements in oil and car technology, newer cars can often go twice as far without needing an oil change. While it is, of course, always best to consult your owner's manual -- or, alternatively, consult with your local dealer. So if the 3,000 miles myth is moot…

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Travel Stress-Free on Your Holiday Trip

If you are going anywhere in your car, you should always do a pre-check. Check your fluids, your tire pressure, and make sure that you have plenty of gas. There is nothing worse than running out of gas or getting a flat tire because you just didn't take the time to do your pre-check before you left. A little bit of maintenance goes a long way.

Before you head out for your trip be sure to bring your vehicle to us here at Piazza Honda of Springfield so that we can get your vehicle tuned up and ready to…

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Keep Your Fuel Lines from Freezing

It is always a good habit to keep your gas tank full not just so that you always have enough gas, but so that you can avoid other problems that can occur when you get air in your tank. Air is not the culprit, but rather the condensation that air holds. That condensation can cause your fuel lines to freeze and that can cause some major problems.

Come visit us here at Piazza Honda of Springfield so that we can get out vehicle all winterized and ready for the colder months. We will make sure that your vehicle will be…

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Online Financing Application Convenient for Car Buyers

Buying a new car is exciting, but can also be a long and sometimes stressful process.

At Piazza Honda of Springfield, we eliminate the guesswork by offering an online financing application. Fill out the application online at your convenience, and you'll soon know exactly how much financing has gotten approved. Having this information when you walk into the dealership could save you a lot of time. You will have confidence and peace of mind when selecting vehicles to test drive, and won't need to stress about your price range...

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OEM Parts are good for your Car.

With cars, diagnosing a malfunction is sometimes hard. Mending the problem is also quite a problem. Resolving the issue once and for all is essential, and this can only be done by using genuine OEM parts. This provides your car with the right parts that perform to your vehicle's specifications so you can feel confident knowing your vehicle has what it needs.

 

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Why Drive an SUV?

You are considering various makes and models of vehicles in an attempt to find a vehicle that is right for your needs. We are here to show you why an SUV can be a good pick for you.

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Take care of your headlights

Your headlights are like the eyes of your automobile, and if they are in bad shape, then you won't be able to see very well. That's why it's important to take care of your headlights and perform routine maintenance.

One of the most important and regular things you need to do is to make sure that your headlights are clean. You don't want dirt, mud, snow, or any other substances clouding your headlight cases. This can reduce visibility and make driving less safe. You should check every few days, and clean off your headlights if they…
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How Much Does it Cost to Own a Car?

When buying a car or truck, it's important not to get fixated on the monthly payment for your loan. There are many additional costs involved with new Honda ownership that you’ll want to consider. The Piazza Honda of Springfield finance team is eager to share a few of those unexpected or less-visible costs with you today.

One of the biggest new car expenses outside of your down payment or monthly installments is going to be your insurance. If you have a newer car with a loan, you will need a full package of coverage, which can easily run…

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Your Lease is Ending. What Next?

With your current vehicle lease ending it is time for you to make a decision regarding what you want to do for the next couple of years.
-You have the option to re-sign your current lease for a few more months or another year it that is what you are looking to do. We can help figure this extension out so you don't have to turn over your vehicle just yet.

-Purchase your current leased vehicle if you want to keep it. You won't have to pick something new or get used to driving a new model.

-Pick…
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