The Honda Insight is back again and it’s better than ever!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Hybrid, Honda Insight, New Vehicle on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 at 3:55 PM

2019 Honda Insight Specs and Details 

Having made an appearance as a Honda hybrid a few different times, the new Honda Insight has been redesigned and upgraded to offer top-of-the-line efficiency and performance, as well as many premium amenities.  Here are some quick 2019 Honda Insight specs and details that make the new hybrid stand out among the rest.  Read the rest of this entry »

What do you really know about using a spare tire?

By blogsadmin | Posted in maintenance on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 12:39 PM
A stock photo of a young woman changing a tire.

How long does a spare tire last?

There are not many things that are as frustrating to have to deal with as a flat tire. Setting the act of changing a flat aside, there is something else we want to focus on. How long does a spare tire last? In most modern vehicles, the spare tire is meant to be a very temporary solution which lasts long enough to get somewhere safe or to find a replacement. Heather Cannon Honda wants everyone to remain safe on the road. If you have any questions about getting the most from your vehicle, feel free to stop by our showroom today and speak with a Heather Cannon Honda product expert today. Read the rest of this entry »

2019 Honda HR-V picks up new technology and will be available soon

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda HR-V on Tuesday, July 24th, 2018 at 8:09 PM
An overhead front quarter photo of the 2019 Honda HR-V.

Release date for the 2019 Honda HR-V

The Honda HR-V was a boon to Heather Cannon Honda customers who were looking for a platform that offers many of the benefits of a crossover SUV with a footprint and handling characteristics similar to that of a compact coupe or sedan. The release date for the 2019 Honda HR-V is officially today. Honda has announced that dealerships across the country can expect deliveries very soon. For the new model year, the manufacturer has added new trims to the compact crossover SUV as well as new exterior elements and 18-inch wheels. The infotainment system available in the 2019 HR-V will be compatible with popular smartphone applications for that industry’s most popular devices. Let’s take a look at what the new Honda HR-V will offer when its ready for sale at Heather Cannon Honda. Read the rest of this entry »

If your car’s air conditioning is full of hot air, this might be why

By blogsadmin | Posted in maintenance, Tips on Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 3:51 PM
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Why doesn’t my car’s A/C blow cold air?

The summer months in Oklahoma have an annual average of 90 degrees. By any measure, that is hot. Nothing feels quite as good as getting into a vehicle that cooled to the perfect temperature. But if you suddenly notice that your car, truck or SUV doesn’t have a working air conditioner, you could be in for a rough summer. So, if you’ve been wondering, ‘Why doesn’t my car’s A/C blow cold air,’ the Heather Cannon Honda Service Department has some answers. While in-vehicle climate control systems have become more efficient and reliable, some problems can still pop up occasionally. Here are a few of the most common symptoms and what they mean. Read the rest of this entry »

Make sure your vehicle’s engine stays cool this summer, too

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ on Monday, June 25th, 2018 at 9:43 PM
A stock photo of a vehicle overheating in the middle of nowhere.

What should I do if my car overheats?

There are no two ways about it, summer in Oklahoma can get hot. Very hot. It’s important to make sure we all have a way to stay cool and hydrated, but those concerns should also extend to your car, truck or crossover SUV. The best way to prevent maintenance problems from happening is to bring your vehicle to a qualified service center like the one at Heather Cannon Honda. However, if you notice things starting to get a little hot while you’re out on the road, here is what you can do if your car overheats. Like any automotive problem, it’s important to stay calm and make sure you can get your vehicle clear of traffic. Read the rest of this entry »

Before you accept that call, think about some of this

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 9:05 PM
A stock photo of a man using a phone while driving.

What is the fine for distracted driving in Oklahoma?

When someone is behind the wheel of a car, truck or SUV, their top priority needs to be to maintain positive control. This means putting down your drink or waiting to eat that burrito until you’re at home. But most of all, it means either keeping your phone in your parking or, at the very least, making use of the hands-free options you have available. The State of Oklahoma has been tracking stats for those involved in car accidents for years and the results are staggering. If you’ve been wondering what the fine for distracted driving is in Oklahoma, be warned that it may cost you $100. Anyone that wants to avoid this and needs some help setting up their hands-free options can stop by Heather Cannon Honda today. Read the rest of this entry »

Need a plan to keep the kids entertained? We’re here to help

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at 12:48 PM
A stock photo of two young girls making a mess with a science experiment.

Day trips for kids near Ponca City, OK

If you have kids at home, they are probably very excited about school being done for the year. If you’re a parent, you are probably wondering what you’re going to do with them for the next three months or so. Heather Cannon Honda understands that the struggle is real and is here to help as much as we can. A few of the parents working in the dealership have put together a few of their favorite day trips for kids near Ponca City, OK. Hopefully, these attractions, parks and museums will be both fun and educational. If you might need a new Honda vehicle to help get everyone there, please stop by the showroom when you have a chance. Read the rest of this entry »

Manual transmissions may be becoming rarer, but Honda still offers a few options

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ on Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 2:23 PM
A photo of the gear-shift used in the Honda Civic Si.

Does Honda still make cars with manual transmissions?

There was a time, not that long ago, where a driver had to learn how to drive stick if they wanted to have a vehicle that used as little fuel as possible. However, advances in automotive technology have changed many things, obviously including the benefits of an automatic transmission. When people visit the Heather Cannon Honda showroom in search of something affordable and efficient, one of the first questions they ask is, ‘Does Honda still make cars with manual transmissions?’ Yes, they do, but not as many as before. For the current model year, only the Honda Civic and Honda Fit offer a manual transmission option. Read the rest of this entry »

Heather Cannon Honda expects new Fit to arrive very soon

By blogsadmin | Posted in Honda Fit on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at 6:07 PM

When does the 2019 Honda Fit go on sale?

The first deliveries of the 2019 Honda Fit have already left the manufacturer’s production facilities and will be arriving at dealerships like Heather Cannon Honda in the very near future. For yet another model year, the Honda Fit defies expectations about hatchbacks. The 2019 Fit continues to be one of the strongest options in the industry segment in terms of fuel economy* and cargo space. When the 2019 Honda Fit goes on sale at the Heather Cannon Honda showroom, buyers will also be getting a safer vehicle that can be equipped with Honda Sensing® suite of active collision avoidance systems.  Read the rest of this entry »

Do you need answers about engine oil? We have some answers!

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ on Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at 8:07 PM
A stock photo of a person pouring oil into a car's engine.

What kind of oil should I use in my Honda car, truck or SUV?

One of the most common questions that come into the Heather Cannon Honda Service Department is, ‘What kind of oil should I use in my Honda car, truck or SUV?’ Certainly, these questions can be answered by bringing your vehicle to use for regular maintenance. However, we understand that many of our customers enjoy turning their own wrenches and getting their hands dirty. If you’re new to maintaining a Honda vehicle, it’s understandable that you would have questions. As always, we’re here to help. Did you know you can also order anything you need to maintain your Honda vehicle from our expertly-run parts department? Read the rest of this entry »