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A Few Reasons Why You Should Buy a Used Car

The crew at Kokomo Auto World are always looking for ways to help our customers to save money. Here are some things to consider about buying used vehicles as compared to a brand-new car.

Since the dealer is getting the used cars on the lot from trade-ins, they really have a lot in the way of wiggle room with price. 

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Road Trip Tips

Taking a road trip in the spring or summer is often an adventure. You can see things that you might not see during the winter as the days are longer, animals are wandering around, and plants are in bloom. There are a few safety tips to keep in mind while you're traveling so that your vehicle is maintained.

Examine your tire pressure. Make sure all tires are inflated and that there are no punctures or leaks that would cause a flat tire. Kokomo Auto World can check the pressure if you don't have the proper tools. 

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An Overview of Android Auto

Have you heard of Android Auto? It’s a car Bluetooth application that helps you stay hands-free with your phone while driving. You can keep your eyes on the road and your hands on the steering wheel using this handy app. It instantly connects to your car’s infotainment system, allowing you to access contacts, see messages, stream music, and so much more. Android Auto was unveiled in 2015 by Google, and ever since then, the company has been improving the software. 

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The Basics of Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirrors

Automotive-related tech is one of our favorite subjects, and we here at Kokomo Auto World love to share it with drivers. Auto-dimming rearview mirrors are a fascinating piece of tech that never gets old. If you don't know how auto-dimming rearview mirrors work, here's a basic rundown.

Auto-dimming mirrors contain electrochromic gel sandwiched between two layers of glass. This gel darkens when an electrical charge passes through it, after ambient light sensors inside the rearview detect glare.  

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Rodent Damage Can Be Severe

Vehicle owners must raise their awareness of the potential for damage to wiring and hoses from hungry rodents. Manufacturers changed the materials that coat engine wires and electrical harnesses. Vehicle makers have turned to plant-based materials to coat wire harnesses and some connectors. The plant-based material may increase the risk of rodent activity under the hood.

In the past, automakers used petroleum-based materials to coat engine and electrical wires. Rodents sometimes attacked vehicle wiring due to sweet-smelling engine fluids. 

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Make Sure Your Vehicle is Serviced Before Winter Sets In

Whether we like it or not, winter is fast approaching. Since we're soon going to experience extremely cold temperatures and have to battle snow and ice, this is the perfect time to schedule an appointment with our Service Center and make sure that your Honda or Toyota is prepared to thrive during these months.

Here are some things to go ahead and take care of, according to our factory-trained technicians:

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Five Reasons to Consider a Certified Pre-Owned Honda

If you're interested in getting behind the steering wheel of a quality Honda vehicle, but aren't sure that you can afford a new model, take a good look at the Certified Pre-Owned Honda vehicles offered here at Kokomo Auto World. When you choose one of these well-maintained Honda models, you're getting a whole lot for your money.

You see, the HondaTrue pre-owned program includes benefits you won't find offered by private sellers or other certified pre-owned programs, delivering a level of peace-of-mind that's unmatched. Here are just a few reasons to buy a Certified Pre-Owned…

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New Honda and Toyota Models at Kokomo Auto World in Kokomo, IN

Kokomo, IN drivers looking for new Honda and Toyota models with outstanding customer support are in luck. Kokomo Auto World has a vast inventory of new Honda and Toyota vehicles available right now. We have one of the leading new car inventories from Logansport to Marion, and our goal is help get you back on the road quickly and easily. Your satisfaction is key, and we want to make sure your next experience with us is a pleasure. Whether you’re looking for cutting-edge features or exhilarating performance, be sure to check out the new Honda and Toyota inventories right…

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