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Are Your Headlights Working Like They Should?

Even the most conscientious vehicle owners often overlook the efficiency of their headlights. These lights are often taken for granted until they stop working. Many car and truck owners are unaware of upgrades that are available and can give you better visibility at night. Our professionals at Barber Honda can provide you with options such as:

  • Checking to see if your current headlamps are aligned properly or do they need an adjustment.
  • Replacing standard halogen bulbs with HID or LED types for wider and longer distance lighting view.
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What Does It Mean When Your Check Engine Light Comes On?

Obviously, to get your engine checked! There are many reasons why this light has turned on. The light is an indication that there are some issues with your vehicle. The check engine light is a part of the OBD or onboard diagnostics system for your car. The system controls and monitors the performance of your vehicle, and regulates factors like the speed of your engine, the mixture of your fuel and your ignition timing. The OBD can also tell the automatic transmission in your vehicle when to shift.

 

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Take Care of Your Honda at Barber Honda

If your Honda model is making any strange noises, it doesn’t feel the same, or you clearly know that something is amiss, then it’s time to visit our Service Center! Here at Barber Honda we are proud to offer our customers multi-point service, including our Parts Center, new and used vehicles, Finance Center, and of course, our Service Center. If you’re ready to take care of spring service, visit our dealership today.

 

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Service your Honda before the summer rolls around

Here at Barber Honda we're already dreaming about all the fun we're going to have this summer. To put it simply, we're just over the winter season and ready to get outside and soak up some sun rays. We're sure you're planning to hit the road in search of adventure with your loved ones as well, so make it a point to schedule a service appointment for your vehicle before you do so!

We are proud to host an onsite service and repair center right here at our Bakersfield dealership, just for our loyal customers…

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Honda and a Cultural Exchange Program

Do you know what important event happened in 1945? A senator from Arkansas introduced a bill into the U.S. Congress that would offer opportunities to young people around the world. The senator’s name was J. William Fulbright, and he was the advocate of international student exchange programs.

The purpose, Fulbright stated, was to build goodwill between countries. The proceeds of surplus war property was used to fund the program initially.

Now, let’s fast forward to 2016. Students from Japan's Iwate Prefecture were part of the 2016 TOMODACHI Honda Cultural Exchange Program.

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#HondaRoadReaders: New App Takes the Stress Out of Family Drive

“But you said it was my turn to pick the next movie,” your son whines from the backseat. You glance in the rearview mirror to see him and your older daughter struggling over the DVD player. Feet kick seats, cries are issued and finally, in a moment of desperation, your little guy bites his older sister’s arm.

Traveling with children can be tiring and oftentimes frustrating. It’s hard for them, too. Being stuck in a seat when your body is made for movement is an exercise in vexation.

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An Odyssey Oil Change Done Right

The do it yourself oil change is on its way out these days, as it seems many people would rather not get down and dirty themselves.  However, a home oil change is a great little project for those out there who consider themselves handy, and it really is not as hard as you may think.

If you own a fourth generation Odyssey from Barber Honda then the video below can help show you how to...

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Five DIY Car Care Tips from Barber Honda

Have you wondered what you can do yourself to keep your car as good as new? There are many steps you can take to save money and keep your car in excellent shape. Of course, if things get to be too much for you, it's best to trust the experts at the car service department here at Barber Honda to take care of the details for you! Here are some tips for DIY car maintenance:

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