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5 Signs Your Tires Need to be Replaced

If you are concerned about knowing when to have your car tires replaced, here is a simple guide to identify the warning signs.
  • If you see the tire warning light illuminate, it is time to have a technician take a closer look.
  • If you notice low tire tread, don't keep riding the tires in the hopes of stretching your luck.
  • If you see cracked tires or bulges in the side walls, don't delay in getting them checked because you could experience a blowout at any time.
  • If you can notice wear on one side of the tires, something…
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Payload and Towing Capacity: What You Need to Know

If you plan on hauling any large loads with your new truck, then you need to know the difference between towing capacity and total payload. Some drivers use those terms interchangeably, but that can lead to major problems while loading up your truck or trailer. Here is a closer look at the key differences between these two terms.

The towing capacity of a vehicle is exactly how much weight it can pull behind it. That number is determined by its horsepower, torque, and transmission. Its payload, on the other hand, is how much weight can go inside the cabin and…

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2019 Honda Civic Preview: Coming Soon To Edmonton

The 2019 Honda Civic is a design refresh of the most popular car in Canada. The 2019 Civic will include changes to its exterior design, improvements to its interior, and more safety and infotainment technology. Also debuting for the new model year is the Civic Sport, a new trim point that emphasizes enjoyment of the road.   

Coming very soon to Alberta Honda, the 2019 Honda Civic will feature more of what consumers want out of…
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Learning About Car Seat Types

As a parent, it is your responsibility to make sure that your child is in the right kind of seat while in your car and out on the road. Our team will help you figure out what type of seat your child should be in so that they can stay safe.

Your child should start in a rear facing infant seat or a convertible or all-in-one seat that is rear facing. Your child will then either have that same seat turned around as they grow older or they will move into a forward facing seat. As your child grows even…
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The Importance of Correct Tire Pressure

Tire pressure is a basic part of vehicle maintenance that is sometimes overlooked. Having the correct tire pressure is essential for a number of reasons. Many drivers are unaware that it can be just as detrimental to over inflate your tires as it is to have them underinflated.

If your tires have too much air, the weight of the vehicle will not be evenly distributed along the tread. When underinflated, it not only can wear out the tread, but it will also negatively affect your gas mileage. It can be dangerous to have low tires as this causes more friction…
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10 Things You Might Not Know About Honda



It’s Fun Fact Friday! Honda is an internationally acclaimed and famous brand with a long history. So it’s not surprising that it gathered so many interesting facts along its way. It’s never easy for a company to make it this far, and Honda did it by always upholding its integrity and constantly striving to be the best. Here are 10 interesting things about Honda:


  1. Before manufacturing automobiles, Honda originally manufactured motorcycles. By…

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The 5 Civic Virtues



The Honda Civic has been Canada’s best-selling cars for decades in a row, and for good reason. It’s instantly recognizable, excellently engineered and economical to boot. No wonder the Civic has achieved cult status and won the hearts and minds of North America and its native Japan. Today, we explore the 5 things that make the Civic great.


1. Evolved for the Environment

As the Civic was hitting the American market back in the 70s, General Motors was having a lot of trouble meeting the new emissions laws. In a moment of brilliant publicity, Honda’s founder Soichiro…

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Better Safe Than Sorry With Brake Fluid

One of the worst things you can do when it comes to your vehicle is put anything off. It does not matter if you do not know when to change your brake fluid and oil. You are only making yourself vulnerable to unfortunate occurrences if you put off important things

This is especially important when it comes to brake fluid. At some point, you are going to find it very hard to stop your car if you neglect your responsibilities to your brakes. If you don't know when to change your brake fluid, there are signs that you can…

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2018 Honda Accord Hybrid Review

You might have certain ideas about hybrid vehicles and the compromises they require. You picture them as small, Spartan vehicles that require special driving techniques to achieve their great fuel economy ratings. Well, with the 2019 Honda Accord Hybrid, you can chuck those ideas in the waste bin. This hybrid sedan makes no compromises. This mid-size sedan offers performance, style, and a host of standard features along with eye-popping fuel efficiency. At Alberta Honda, we…
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THe 2019 Honda Insight

Honda's first-generation Insight was the first hybrid production vehicle sold in North America when it was introduced more than two decades ago. Now Honda is carrying on the tradition with the 2019 Honda Insight. At Alberta Honda, we think this is the Honda Insight Edmonton drivers have been waiting for. This is the first fully mainstream Insight, a beautiful sedan with graceful curves resembling an upscale Civic. You would never know at a glance…

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