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FWD or RWD: Which Suits Your Driving Style?

You are in the market for a new car, but with so many choices out there, which should you choose? First, you will need to decide whether you want a vehicle that is front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive, and below are some facts to help you decide:

  • Front-Wheel Drive - In a front-wheel drive vehicle, power is sent from the engine to the front wheels, and the front wheels then pull the vehicle. Some advantages of a front-wheel drive vehicle are: better traction, better fuel mileage, more back seat space, and many are quite affordable. 
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Make Time for Important Tire Rotations Service

At Sharp Honda, we know how busy our customers are and how often they are pressed for time. That's why when you bring in your vehicle to our service department for an oil change or another minor service; we may recommend our tire rotation service as a time-saving measure that you can have done during the same service visit.

Tire rotation is extremely important to protect your tires from unnecessary wear and involve switching the tires from rear to front or from left to right. Not only does tire rotation service improve the longevity of your investment in quality…

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When Do Brake Pads Need to Be Replaced?

One of the parts of a car that needs to be replaced on a regular basis is its brake pads. This is because as they are used, they are ground down until they are gone. It's important to have them replaced before they are worn away.

How do brake pads work? The pads are clamped down onto each wheel's rotor when you step on the brake pedal. The harder you press on the pedal, the more force is used by the brake pads to slow down the wheels. Brake pads are made of a soft material, so they…

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Prep Your Vehicle With Winter Wiper Blades

There are thousands of people nationwide who aren't aware of the threat the winter chill can play on their windshield wiper blades. Your wipers are meant to clear your windshield from debris, bugs, and particles that collect over time from your driving. Not being able to see out your windshield can cause you to become a liability to yourself and others on the road.

Did you know there was a way for you to improve your glare against oncoming traffic in the winter by upgrading your wipers to fresh winter wiper blades? 

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Traction And Kitty Litter

Without traction, we'd fall when we stepped anywhere, basketball players couldn't stop on proverbial dimes, and, overall, life would be loads more difficult. If not, such would at least take a great bit of getting used to.

Winter months, unfortunately, bring inclement weather. While some parts of the nation get out of school, work, and other obligations with only a few inches' worth of snow. Sometimes even a warning of snow can cause schools and entities to shut down their doors for that day, or several days consecutively.

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Why You Should Keep These 3 Winter Must-Have Items in Your Car

Every year, winter is inevitably going to roll in to the Topeka, Kansas region. For many commuters, that means freezing temperatures and longer nights as well as two of the worst companions for any winter time driver. That’s right – we’re talking about ice and snow.

No matter how cautious or skilled of a driver you may think you are, the slippery winter road conditions can leave even the most prepared in a snowy ditch. Save yourself the expense of using a tow truck service when you choose to stow a bag of sand, salt and kitty litter in…

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Easy Step Online Service Scheduler

We know many vehicle owners are busy with the demands of life. We know each customer has errands to complete. There doesn't seem to be enough time in the day. But our online service scheduler at Sharp Honda allows you to schedule your own appointment in several easy steps.

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Recommendations Before Holiday Travel

One of the most exciting times of year is firing up your vehicle for holiday travel and arriving at your destination to enjoy your company. But you shouldn't do so without first knowing that you're completely prepared for the trip. These are a few tips you can follow to make sure your vehicle is ready for the road.

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Inspect Your Car Treads with Us

For car tires to maintain proper traction on the road, the tire treads have to be in good condition as they play a vital role. The treads provide enough resistance to make the car move forward instead of slipping over.

As the treads wear off with time and usage, the effectiveness to provide adequate traction reduces substantially. The groves that you see on your tire are the tread pattern. Treads are precast into the rubber that is attached to the tire casing and can be retreated when it wore off.

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Pre-Road Trip Vehicle Maintenance

During this time of year, there are many people that may be traveling to visit friends and family, and it is important to make sure your vehicle has been checked out before heading out. Here are some pre-road trip tips:

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