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Honda Week of Service: Our Habitat for Humanity Recap

 
As we had previously mentioned, the Honda Week of Service took place from June 8 to June 17 last month. During this week, Honda dealers from across the country work with local charities and community organizations to help give back. Here at Gillman Honda of San Antonio, we were proud to take part in this event, and now that it has ended, we can report that it was an overwhelming success. 
 
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Staying Safe in the Rain

Did you know that more than 1.2 million auto accidents occur during wet or rainy conditions each year? Being an informed and cautious driver can prevent you from becoming one of those statistics.

One of the first things that you should do when you experience rainy conditions on the road is to remove cruise control. You should reduce your speed immediately, although you should definitely avoid slamming your foot on the brake. Start by removing your foot from the gas pedal. You should try to leave as much space as possible between you and any cars in front of…

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Tips for Long Vehicle Battery Life

When your vehicle's battery is used in temperatures beyond what it was designed for, the greater its chances of failing whether by freezing cold or super hot conditions. Here, we want you to have the best information about the life of your vehicle's battery.

In the winter cold, one thing you can do is to ensure your battery is always charged. Weakened batteries begin to freeze at 32 degrees Fahrenheit, but a properly maintained battery won't start freezing at -76 degrees. If prior to winter, you can have your battery load tested and checked the electrolyte and…

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Go Green with the 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid

 
As a highly popular, well-reviewed sedans on the market, the 2018 Honda Accord has nothing left to prove. However, Honda is not an automaker to sit on its laurels and release the same car year after year, which is why it continues to innovate. For the 2018 model year, the Honda Accord is more advanced than ever, with a brand new hybrid engine option. If you’re looking to combine all the innovative tech features…
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Celebrate Our 80th Birthday at the Gillman 80-Hour Sale-A-Bration

 
Here at Gillman Honda San Antonio, we’re about to be octogenarians. That’s right, our 80th birthday is fast approaching, and in order to celebrate we’re holding a massive party and sale that we’re calling the Gillman 80-Hour Sale-A-Bration. We’ve been serving the San Marcos, TX region for 80 years, and our success is largely due to our loyal customers, which is why we’ve decided to give back to the…
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Summer Tire Tips from our Honda Service Center

 
If you’ve spent any amount of time in the Selma, TX area during the summer, you’ll know that it gets extremely hot during this time of year. While you may be focusing on vehicle maintenance like the air-conditioner, it’s also important not to forget about the tires. After all, hot weather has unique effects on your car’s tires and if left in less-than-ideal condition, your tires can cause vehicle performance to…
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The Honda Week of Service: Honda Gives Back

 
Here at Gillman Honda San Antonio, we spend a lot of time talking about new Honda cars like the 2019 Honda Fit, but we also realize that there are more important things in the world than selling cars. Honda has always been one of the most community-focused automakers in the industry, and this coming week, the automaker and its business partners will be conducting the third annual Honda Week of Service. This event consists of…
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Choosing Between All-Weather Floor Mats vs. Carpet

Trying to decide between rubber and carpet floor mats might seem like a difficult decision, so today our staff at Gillman Honda of San Antonio is going to help clarify the benefits of both.

The rubber car mats are excellent if your work has you getting in the vehicle dirty each day. When you travel with your pets or kids and they get dirty, or you live in a region where the weather creates snow, rain, and ice, most of the year, you'll need that added protection the rubber mats bring.

On the other hand, if you like keeping…

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Join Us At Our Memorial Day Event

 
The Memorial Day weekend is quickly approaching, and if you haven’t planned out what you’re going to do on this three-day weekend yet, we’re holding a special event here at Gillman Honda San Antonio. Starting this coming Friday, we’re holding a Big Tent Used Car Memorial Day Event, which is set to last the entire weekend. During the event, we’ll be holding sales on new and used Honda cars and…
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Staying Safe on the Road When You're Hauling Cargo

Here at Gillman Honda of San Antonio, we strive to provide drivers with the information they need to get the most out of their vehicle. If you recently purchased an SUV or van, cargo space probably played an important part in your vehicle buying process. Many motorists are unaware that there are proper and improper ways to load cargo.

Safety always comes first. You'll want to be sure you don't inadvertently hinder your rear visibility. Stacking items too high make changing lanes and traveling in reverse difficult. Be sure to secure any loose items, and load the heaviest…

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