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Choosing the Right Motor Oil Viscosity

Motor oil is responsible for keeping the moving parts in your engine lubricated. Without the right oil, your engine is at risk for damage. One important aspect you need to know about is viscosity. Viscosity refers to the oil's ability to resist flow. Motor oils come in a wide range of viscosity ratings.

A lower viscosity rating means that the oil is thinner. Typically, this type of oil is best for cold environments. Motor oil will get thicker once the temperature drops. If the oil flows well at room temperature, it won't thicken up as much when winter…

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Time to Replace Your Tires

As important as our tires are to the safe operation of our vehicles, we all tend to forget about tires until they cause a problem like a flat tire or blowout. We put them on and expect them to last forever. Unfortunately, driving with bad tires can not only cause other problems but can also be dangerous. Come and visit us at Lakeshore Honda and let us offer you some tire maintenance tips or show you our selection of tires.

Your tires should be inspected regularly to ensure they’re in good shape. Things to look for include bulges, bumps…

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2019 Honda Accord Details Announced Coming Soon to Toronto Canada

Lakeshore Honda is thrilled to announce the arrival of the 2019 Honda Accord. Toronto drivers will love the new pricing levels as much as they love driving the Accord. Honda is aggressively pricing the Accord with an eye toward dominating the mid-size sedan segment, and prices are generally lower across most trim levels. Yet, equipment levels remain the same. This makes last year's Canadian Car of the Year (as well as the North American…

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Get That Badge Off Quickly

Automakers typically put a badge on your vehicle signifying its make and model. If you don't want these to remain on your car or truck, they can be removed. You can consult your owner's manual to find out exactly how the manufacturer of your vehicle suggests it be done. However, as a general rule, badges are held on by a layer of adhesive.

The adhesive can be quickly removed with warm water or by blowing hot air on it. Be sure to be careful when applying water or scraping the adhesive as to not cause damage to the…

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2018 Honda Airbag Recall



Honda has issued a major recall for the Canadian market that involves about 14,000 vehicles. The recall is for backup camera software, which could result in a faulty display of the rear camera's output to the centre console's screen. This Honda recall for Toronto is being handled by our dedicated team at Lakeshore Honda. 

This Honda recall in 2018 affects vehicles in Canada and the U.S. There have been no reports…

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2019 Honda Civic Coming Soon To Toronto

Honda is giving the popular Civic sedan a slurry of updates for the 2019 model year. Expected to arrive on dealership lots in Canada soon, the 2019 Honda Civic will feature a design refresh and a lot of new technology. As Canada's best-selling  car for over two decades, the new Honda Civic in Toronto will be particularly welcome.    

The quick list of important updates for the 2019 Civic includes:  
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Make It Easier to Fit a Car Purchase Into Your Budget

There are several keys to negotiating the best price on a used vehicle. First, you have to research vehicle prices before going to the dealer. Second, you have to be willing to walk away if you feel pressured into agreeing to a bad deal. Finally, never open negotiations with your best offer.

You can gain leverage during car purchase talks by printing out copies of used car values that you found online. It may also be possible to use your smartphone or tablet to find this information at the dealership. When the dealer knows that you're informed, it can…

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Tailgating Essentials

Summer is quickly coming to an end. While this is a sad time because of summer fun ending, this also signals the beginning of football season! That means it is time to get ready for tailgating. Whether you are bringing a large RV with you or you just have a sedan from our lot here at Lakeshore Honda, you want to make sure you have what you need in order to have a great time.
  • Have appropriate containers to transport food that you are bringing along. You don't want any spills in your trunk or on your seats.
  • Have…
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Review of the 2019 Honda Pilot

The 2019 Honda Pilot is reinventing the way people will look at luxury SUVs. This year, Honda has pulled out all of the stops when designing the innovative utility vehicle. Not only does it have an enhanced exterior that makes it look more rugged and tough, but it also has several convenient and technological upgrades that are sure to make both the driver and passengers more comfortable.

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What is Honda Sensing


Q: What is Honda Sensing?

Honda sensing is a safety system that uses cameras and sensors in order to help the driver prevent car accidents and make the entire driving experience safer.

Q: When was Honda Sensing first created?

The Honda Sensing in Canada first made its debut on the 2015 Honda CR-V Touring


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