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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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Drive Smoothly to Stay Safe While Towing

It is critical that you understand how to tow objects with your vehicle safely. This means using your mirrors, spending time driving with a trailer and making sure that items are properly secured. While towing, you should never drive faster than the speed limit or tailgate other drivers.

Generally speaking, trailers will move in the opposite direction that your vehicle moves while backing up. Therefore, you should go right if you want the trailer to go left. Understanding this concept can avoid an accident or a person getting hurt while going in reverse. 

 

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Your Vehicle is Ready for its Back-to-School Service

If you knew how many moving parts made up the cooling system in your vehicle, you might want to get your car serviced this back to school season so the mechanic has the chance to identify trouble before it happens.

The mechanic will give the entire radiator a good visual inspection, make sure the radiator cap matches the pressure for the cooling system, and flush the coolant before replacing with OEM equivalent.

The water pump has to be checked for leaks, then the best to make sure it is tight enough to keep the pump moving the coolant through the…
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Decide the Best Way to Touch Up Your Vehicle's Paint Job

There comes a time when all vehicles will need a paint touch-up regardless of their age, model, or make. How you decide to go about getting it done is your decision. You can decide to DIY, hire a mobile technician, or get it professionally done.

For a DIY, make sure to get an exact match of the color by checking underneath the vehicle's hood for the paint code. Order the paint from a compatible manufacturer. Also purchase a primer for the base and a clear coat to lock in the color. A test area is always advised to ensure…
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