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Choosing the Floor Mats Right for Your Vehicle

There are things that you add to your vehicle that can make it better suited to you and the way that you use it. Our staff at Gillman Honda San Benito wants to make sure that you are informed before you head out to buy new floor mats for the vehicle.

If you are looking for functional floor mats, those mats that will help you relax and not worry at all about the mud that you drag into your vehicle, consider rubber floor mats. If you are looking for mats that are high quality and that will add to the…

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Join Us for our Big Tent Used Car Memorial Day Event

 
Memorial Day is just around the corner, and this long holiday weekend unofficially marks the beginning of summer. If you’ve been considering buying a new-to-you car and have been waiting for the perfect opportunity to get the most for your money, Memorial Day weekend is definitely a great time to do it. What better way to get ready for summertime than by investing in a Honda car from Gillman Honda San Benito

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2018 Honda HR-V – An Unrivaled Driving Experience

 
The compact SUV segment is growing by leaps and bounds, and there are a few options that stand out in this segment. One of these stand-outs is the 2018 Honda HR-V. It features the Magic Seat, an ingenious second-row design, and an abundance of tech features to keep everyone entertained along every ride.

A Clean Interior
The spacious interior of the 2018 Honda HR-V is perfect for every lifestyle. It comes with a nifty rear…
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What are the advantages of the front-wheel drive?

There are many different types of drive patterns in vehicles today. There are front-wheel drives, rear-wheel drives, four-wheel drives, all-wheel drives, and intelligent four-wheel drives. What it boils down to is the preference of the driver and the environment in which they drive.

The front-wheel-drive has two distinct advantages over the other drive units. First, in front-wheel drive vehicles, the weight of the vehicle is centered in the front. The act of steering with most of the vehicle weight over the steering wheels creates greater traction.

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When do you need to purchase a warranty for your car?

When you purchase a new vehicle a warranty comes with it. These warranties are primarily of two types. There is the power-train warranty, and then there is the bumper-to-bumper warranty. Warranties are the manufacturer's modern handshake. At one time, the car salesman would shake your hand, giving his guarantee that the vehicle you were purchasing was free of defect. Now, it is the factory that is guaranteeing its work through the warranty.

When you purchase a new car, you do not need to purchase a warranty. Most manufacturers include the warranty that covers the car bumper-to-bumper...

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Auto Leasing 101

 
Looking for a great new car? You already know the Honda brand as one you can count on, but if you live in the Brownsville area, you should also know Gillman Honda San Benito. We’re here to help you find not just any car, but the right car for your needs and finances. Whether it’s a new Honda Accord or the roomy 2018 Honda Pilot, we can also help you make a harder…
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Quick Take: 2018 Honda HR-V vs 2018 Honda CR-V

 
Sometimes car shoppers from Brownsville visit Gillman Honda San Benito needing comparisons between our new Honda cars and another brand. Others, however, are sure about the Honda brand but have difficulty choosing between models. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at two of our most popular crossovers, the 2018 Honda HR-V and the 2018 Honda CR-V.

2018 Honda HR-V
Since it’s based on the Honda Fit, it makes sense that…
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Get to Know the 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid

 
The Honda Accord family is redesigned for 2018. That includes the 2018 Honda Accord Hybrid, which gets a major going-over after its reintroduction in 2017. Our favorite hybrid just got a little better and is well worth the trip to Gillman Honda San Benito. 

While each of the new Honda Accord models shares some changes in common — especially an exterior refresh that makes for a shorter, lower, and somewhat wider car — the Honda Accord Hybrid…
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How to Jump Start a Car in a Few Easy Steps

Being able to jump start your car when the battery is dead can easily be done in a few simple steps. Let the Gillman Honda San Benito parts and service team give you a few pointers, in the event you experience a dead battery.

  1. The first thing to do is get the noses of the two cars as close together as possible so the jumper cables can easily reach.
  2. Turn off the car, open the hood for both cars, and grab the cables.
  3. The red clamps on your jumper cables are positive. Clamp one end to the good battery, then…
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Honda Safety Notice from Gillman Honda San Benito

 
Usually, we use this space to tell you more about your Honda dealership near Rio Grande Valley, including the great new models we offer, the top-notch services provided by our techs, or upcoming models we find particularly exciting. This week, we’re doing something a bit different: sharing a message from Sergio Guerra Gillman of Honda San Benito, regarding recent Honda recalls.

If you’ve received a recall notice in the mail, it’s not…
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