HONDA CRV : AIR CONDITIONING – A/C TROUBLE

Westlake Independent Automotive Blog The Honda CRV a/c system is unfortunately prone to catastrophic failure sometimes referred to in the industry as “Black Death”. When this occurs it is important to repair the system properly and thoroughly, replacing the entire cooling portion of the a/c system including the Compressor, Compressor clutch, Compressor coil, Condenser, Desiccant… Continue Reading HONDA CRV : AIR CONDITIONING – A/C TROUBLE

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO SERVICE MY HONDA?

Westlake Independent Automotive Blog You’re Honda / Acura vehicle is equipped with a Maintenance Minder that follows a set schedule described in your owner’s manual. (see below) However this schedule like most maintenance schedules is “cookie cutter” and only applies to vehicles that are driven in a very specific environment and would have to be… Continue Reading HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO SERVICE MY HONDA?

WHEN SHOULD I CHANGE THE TRANSMISSION FLUID IN MY HONDA OR ACURA VEHICLE?

Westlake Independent Automotive Blog Your Honda Vehicle or Acura Vehicle is probably equipped with a Maintenance Minder that referrers to the schedule below and the number 3 indicates the transmission fluid change is needed usually accompanied by the letter A or B for example “B1,3. The Maintenance Minder however is sometimes inaccurate because it doesn’t… Continue Reading WHEN SHOULD I CHANGE THE TRANSMISSION FLUID IN MY HONDA OR ACURA VEHICLE?

WHEN SHOULD I FLUSH THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION IN MY HONDA OR ACURA VEHICLE?

Westlake Independent Automotive Blog Included with the “A” and “B” services indicated by the Maintenance Minder which is sometimes referred to by seasoned professional Honda Vehicle and Acura Vehicle technicians as a Minor service Westlake Independent performs transmission fluid inspections using samples from the vehicle being serviced and comparing them to new transmission fluid samples… Continue Reading WHEN SHOULD I FLUSH THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION IN MY HONDA OR ACURA VEHICLE?

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