Archive for the ‘How-To’ Category

What’s Considered an Essential Business in Long Island, NY?

Monday, April 6th, 2020
an auto mechanic in a blue jumpsuit fixing a tire on a lifted car in an auto service shop

At this point in the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, most Americans understand what qualifies as an Essential Worker. That includes hospital workers, public transportation jobs, firefighters, food manufacturing and sales, and more. However, for a more expansive and complete list, we’ll look at what officially qualifies as an Essential Business in the Long Island area and the greater state of New York. 


Food Delivery Apps and Restaurants in Long Island, NY

Monday, March 23rd, 2020
restaurant food delivery man on a motorcycle as a customer tracks their delivery with an online smartphone app

What restaurants offer good food near you? Furthermore, what restaurants deliver for when you’re stuck inside or just don’t want to take the time to drive across town? Check out some of the following local restaurants that offer meal delivery services in the Long Island area of New York. Additionally, for more options, we’ll take some time to suggest some food delivery apps and websites to explore so you can find your favorite food online and have it delivered ASAP! 


What is the 2020 Honda Civic Type R LogR™ Performance App?

Monday, February 24th, 2020
2020 Honda Civic Type R interior shot with LogR datalogging smartphone performance app on infotainment screen

Honda LogR™ Performance Datalogging Smartphone App Demonstration

The 2020 Honda Civic Type R model will debut the new Honda LogR™ datalogging smartphone app. Working for both Apple® and Android™ users, the Honda LogR™ performance app will record a variety of performance parameters to help drivers view and subsequently improve their performance on closed courses. However, for a more detailed explanation, please see the video put out by the Honda American Motor Company below.


How Do You Use the 2020 Honda Ridgeline Power Tailgate?

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
2020 Honda Ridgeline exterior rear shot with black paint color as a bunch of rocks are dumped into its tailgate bed

2020 Honda Ridgeline Power-Locking and -Unlocking Tailgate Tutorial

Every 2020 Honda Ridgeline truck model comes with the Auto Power-Locking and –Unlocking Tailgate as a standard feature. However, this feature is often turned off when received directly from the factory, or disabled by technicians when undergoing automotive service at a dealership. Here are the instructions to reenable the Auto Power-Locking and –Unlocking Tailgate feature.


How to Safely Drive in Low and Poor Visibility Conditions

Monday, December 30th, 2019
cars driving on the highway within a heavy fog during winter

We sometimes have places to be and can’t always pick our driving conditions. So, what should you do when faced with low and poor visibility conditions on the road, whether that be nighttime, snow, fog, heavy rain, and other annoyances? Here’s the best way to tackle driving at night, poor weather, and more!


How can I use the high-occupancy lane?

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
Traffic Jam

Clean Pass Program and HOV Lane Details 

If you are considering buying a new hybrid model or just want to use the HOV lane, you may be interested in the Clean Pass Program. Instead of worrying about traffic, you can use the HOV lane to speed up your trip. We want to help you by giving you these Clean Pass program and HOV lane details. Let’s take a look.  (more…)

How can I take better care of my vehicle?

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
Spring Cleaning with grass and flowers

Spring Cleaning Tips for your Car 

The weather is warming up, and you know what that means. Spring is on its way. With the winter coming to an end, a lot of people are going to start cleaning up their homes. That doesn’t mean that your house is the only thing that needs cleaning. Here are some spring cleaning tips for your car.   (more…)

How to set up Apple CarPlay™ in the 2019 Honda Pilot

Thursday, December 27th, 2018

When you purchase a new vehicle, it’s exciting to learn about all the available technologies. But what if you aren’t sure how to use them? Now that the 2019 Honda Pilot offers Apple CarPlay™ compatibility, we wanted to walk through step-by-step instructions for setting it up and using it. (more…)

How to Use the Honda Driver Information Interface

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
How to Use the Honda Driver Information Interface with image of the Multi-Information Display in a 2019 Honda Ridgeline

There are a lot of aspects about your vehicle that you need to stay aware of while driving, such as how much fuel you have left, your current speed, if you need an oil change, etc.  That’s where the Driver Information Interface comes in, it displays important information that you should know about your vehicle while driving.  And in Honda models, you can even personalize the display to meet your needs and preferences.  So, here is how to use the Honda Driver Information Interface. (more…)

Drive safely this winter

Monday, November 26th, 2018
Winter Driving Tips: How to Correct a Skid

How to Correct a Skid 

Winter weather brings about plenty of dangerous road conditions that drivers have to deal with like snow and black ice.  And that’s why we are going to help keep you prepared for the unexpected.  We have tons of useful information and tips, such as how to correct a skid.  (more…)