Blog

Do More With Ample Cargo Space in the New 2019 Honda CR-V

It’s almost summer and you’ve got many family vacation trips planned that requires a large cargo capacity and an engine that can deliver zest on your way up north. The 2019 Honda CR-V has all that and more for all your camping trips this summer. At Greico Honda, we’re offering the new 2019 Honda CR-V models now featuring the new Platinum White Pearl paint color!

 

Read More
Categories:

Offering Customers Luxury and Utility in a Midsize SUV: The All-New 2019 Honda Passport

The all-new 2019 Honda Passport is capturing the imagination of many of our customers by providing them with ample amount of performance, utility, and luxury. This SUV finally gives customers a midsize SUV option to complete Honda’s rather impressive lineup. If you are in the Providence, RI area and in the market for a midsize SUV with a great blend of power and a responsive ride, this Honda SUV might be the vehicle for you. Grieco Honda, located at 1880 Hartford Avenue in Johnston, RI, has a great selection of this all-new automobile.  

 

 

 

Read More
Categories: , ,

Tire Sizes & How to Read Them

Tire sizes vary dramatically, even within the same class of vehicles. You need to be sure you know the sizes of the tires on your vehicle when getting new ones or even obtaining tire care. At Grieco Honda, the mechanics in our service center will help you to identify the tire sizes.

There are letters and numbers printed on the side of the tire, detailing the sizes. You will first see a " P" which identifies that the tires are for a passenger vehicle. The next number is three digits long and is the width of the tire in millimeters. A…

Read More
Categories: , ,

Keep A Close Eye on The Condition of Your Timing Belt

There are many components that function together to make your vehicle's engine work as it should. A breakdown in any of these could result in serious, adverse effects on engine performance and efficiency. One component that is vital to engine function is the timing belt.

The role of the timing belt in engine operation cannot be understated. Your vehicle's crankshaft is responsible for managing the engine pistons, while the camshaft is tasked with the opening and closing of engine valves. The timing connects the two in a synchronized way which enables the engine to function.

Read More
Categories: ,

Explore the History of Horsepower

Horsepower is a term that most of us are familiar with, but not many of us really understand what exactly it means or where it came from. The term horsepower comes from the days when steam engines were the latest technology.

Back in the late 18th century, a man named James Watt was selling steam engines and needed a way to convey their power output in a way that his clients would understand. With horses being the long-standing method of transportation, making that comparison was a natural leap. Watt established that a mill-horse could move 22,000-foot-pounds for a minute…

Read More
Categories: ,

Despite All the Options, Getting Parts from The Dealership Is Still the Way to Go

When you are making repairs on your car, truck, or SUV, you don't want to have your project derailed by getting stuck with wrong or inferior part. That is why here at Grieco Honda we think that when you are shopping for replacement parts, getting them from us here at the dealership is your best option.

We realize that between your local auto parts store and all of the websites that offer auto parts now, the avenues you have to get them are quite vast. But by getting your replacement parts from the dealership, you will know that you…

Read More
Categories: ,

You May Need Better Lights

Headlight maintenance is important whether you drive a little or a lot during the night. You never want to have your vision compromised when it comes to driving, and since you depend on your headlights to see at night, make sure that they are nice and bright.

 

Read More
Categories:

5 Dashboard Warning Lights and Their Meanings

Your dashboard shows how your vehicle is performing indicating parts that need servicing. As a local Johnston solution for reliable service, our team at Grieco Honda is prepared to guide you through any and all indicator warnings that may arise in your vehicle. Here are typical dashboard lights and what they mean.

If any of these lights appear, do not ignore them for they could mean severe malfunctions in your vehicle. Ensure you visit our dealership at Grieco Honda for the best services!

Read More
Categories: ,

Why Winter Wiper Blades are Important for Cold Season Driving

Snow and ice falling on wipers that work poorly is a big reason to use winter wiper blades, icy rain falls hard on windshields. Light shines, while water and ice make it very hard to see while driving in slush, and snow. This is a problem for drivers and everyone on the road. Our team at Grieco Honda has the answer with winter wiper blades for your car.

Read More
Categories: , ,