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925 Merritt Blvd
Directions Baltimore, MD 21222

  • Sales: 877-416-3052
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Explaining The Meaning Behind Motor Oil Viscosity Ratings

At Norris Honda, we believe that an informed vehicle owner is a happy vehicle owner. As such, we want to pass on our many years of automotive knowledge to our loyal customers.

While most drivers are aware that it is important to change your car's oil regularly, many do not understand some of the terms that are used when purchasing motor oil. In particular, the viscosity rating of the oil is often something of a mystery to vehicle owners. However, the viscosity is actually fairly straightforward to understand. Put simply, it is the speed at which the oil will…

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Signs of Worn Tires and the Need to Replace

A key strategy you must employ to optimize the safety and efficiency of your car is to ensure that you replace tires in a timely manner. There are some signs you need to keep in mind when it comes to the lifespan of your car's tires.

The key sign that you need to replace your tires is tread wear. The easiest way to determine if the treads are worn to the point of replacement is to do the penny test. Take a penny, place it between treads with Lincoln's head facing down. If most of Lincoln's head…

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Interesting Ways to Debadge Your Car

Debadging consists of removing the brand badges from a car's body. Many people do this to preserve the smooth lines and contours of the vehicle's body. Others just don't want to feel like they are driving around in a mobile billboard. Either way, there are a few different methods to remove badges.

The first step in badge removal is to loosen the adhesive. This can be done by melting the glue with a hot air blower. You can also use hot water, or a special adhesive removal solution. Each of these methods will break down the glue…

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Find a Bargain With These Three Haggling Tips

If you're looking for the best price on a car, sometimes you should just ask for it. Haggling is a normal part of the car-buying experience, and if you've never done it before, you might want a few tips on how to do it well. Here are the top three ways to get a bargain on a vehicle.

Make sure that you know how much you should be paying for a vehicle according to the model, year, mileage, and condition of the vehicle that you're looking at. Kelley Blue Book is one source that you can use…

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Tailgating Essentials

With football season upon us once again, many fans are anticipating tailgating with family and friends. To get the most out of your tailgating experience, it’s important to be prepared and have everything you need. We want to help you get ready. Come to Norris Honda and see what we have to offer in the way of supplies and tips.

Here are some tips to have the best possible tailgating experience.

• Make sure all food is fresh.
• Pack your cooler with enough ice to keep food from spoiling.
• Label the coolers with food or drink labels.
• Don’t forget…

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Don't Make These Costly Towing Mistakes

The team at Norris Honda wanted to pass along a few towing tips so you avoid making mistakes out on the highway pulling a heavy load.

Even before you position to load on the trailer, take a few minutes and use your lug wrench to tighten the lugs on all the trailer tires. Be sure you have a jack strong enough to lift the trailer and load in case of a flat, and check the spare trailer tires are in working order.

Even though the wiring harness was connected correctly, don't assume the trailer lights are all working. Get…
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Getting Your Vehicle Ready for Back-to-School Season

Knowing how to care for your vehicle so it can offer you many years of safe and solid service is one of our goals here at Norris Honda. Whether your kids are getting ready for the school year or heading off to college, making sure your vehicle is in good running order will help give you peace of mind at this hectic time.

Now is a great time for a safety check for your vehicle. Ensuring you have working jumper cables, gloves, an adequate flashlight with spare batteries, and appropriate levels of washer fluid is important....

 

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Road Trip Games for Kids

At Norris Honda, we believe that everybody should get the chance to experience a summer road trip. The memories that are made on these sorts of trips will almost certainly last a lifetime. In order to help you on your way to the next great summer adventure, here are some suggestions for ways to pass the time when some of the younger passengers get restless.

Great for kids of all ages, I Spy is a classic that fits great with the environment that road trips provide. The constantly changing environment means that kids can get creative with what they see…

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How Do Infotainment Systems Work?

The all new vehicles have incredible technology built inside. Most of them include an infotainment system. The name is easy enough to partner up, but the new systems include highly intelligent programs than ever before. You can now access most of the apps on your phone through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. These infotainment systems are built into the LED screens that sit in your center console, allowing you to access music, satellite radio, GPS navigation, hands-free calling, and even driver safety features such as your rearview camera.
 

 

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Car Wax for Dummies

Although many people believe that car wax is an unnecessary luxury, that line of thought could not be further from the truth. Vehicle wax isn't just there to keep your car looking new and shiny. This substance provides a crucial role in providing protection from the elements. By providing a barrier, the wax protects the surface of the car while filling in unsightly blemishes. The car wax should be the last process in a thorough wash so that it effectively seals in the polish.

The car experts at Norris Honda in Baltimore want all of our valued customers to…
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