Questions About Honda Auto Service & Repair in the West Roxbury, MA. Area?

Do you want your Honda vehicle to run efficiently? Would you like to improve your vehicle's performance? If you answered yes to either of these questions, we suggest scheduling a service appointment. We here at Prime Honda - Boston recommend getting car maintenance on a regular basis. Before you schedule your appointment, you can view some of our frequently asked questions below. If you still have questions about Honda service, please don't hesitate to contact us.

  1. Prime Honda - Boston

    1575 VFW Parkway
    West Roxbury, MA 02132

    • Sales: 617-553-4926
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Does Prime Honda - Boston Offer Pickup & Delivery for Service?

Yes, Prime Honda - Boston offers Prime Pickup & Delivery for service appointments. Now, your Honda Accord, CR-V, or Odyssey can receive routine maintenance or repairs while you practice social distancing. Simply give our Boston Honda dealership a call over the phone, and we will arrange a vehicle pickup time for you. Keep in mind that our Prime Pickup & Delivery services are complimentary for drivers around Quincy, Framingham, and the surrounding areas. Once we perform proper repairs or maintenance, we will drop-off the vehicle to you-it's that easy.

What is Contact Free Service?

What does contact-free service mean for our Brockton and Waltham customers? Contact-free service means our team is cleaning each car before and after drop-off appointments. Prime Honda - Boston continues to follow the CDC sanitation guidelines to keep our customers and staff safe. We are using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including masks, gloves, and interior car coverings on the floor, seats, and steering wheel. In addition, we are practicing social distancing and are continually communicating safety practices.

What Are The Benefits of Frequent Service?

There are many benefits of frequent service, but safety is the biggest one. We want to ensure you and your passengers are going to be protected no matter where you drive. In addition, getting frequent service appointments will also ensure your vehicle is performing at its finest. When you bring your Honda down to our service department, we can check the other components of your car, truck, or SUV for added peace of mind.

How Do I Know When It's Time to Service My Vehicle?

There may be some warning signs when it's time for vehicle service. For example, you may see a warning light on your dashboard or hear an unusual sound coming from under the hood. With all this in mind, we recommend setting up a full-service appointment at least once a year. Our service technicians can perform a full vehicle inspection to ensure everything is working as it should.

How Often Should I Get an Oil Change?

At Prime Honda - Boston, oil changes are what we know best. We recommend getting an oil change every 3,000 to 5,000-miles, but some of the newer models can drive up to 7,000-miles on one oil change. To know your exact mileage, be sure to check your owner's manual.

How Often Should I Check My Fluid Levels?

There are various fluids inside your Honda, including power steering fluid, brake fluid, motor oil transmission fluid, and windshield washer fluid. Our service technicians can check your vehicle's fluids every 5,000-miles or when you bring your Honda vehicle in for routine maintenance.

How Often Should I Change My Air Filter?

Our suggestion is changing your air filter once every 20,000-miles or once a year, whichever comes first. If your vehicle is powered by a turbocharged engine, there is a chance that you may have to replace it sooner than 20,000-miles.

How Often Do I Need to Get My Brakes Checked?

Your brakes play a big role in daily driving. That's why we suggest getting them checked once every 10,000 miles. If you hear any unfamiliar noises, we suggest bringing your Honda vehicle down to our service center for an inspection.

When Should I Replace My Brake Pads?

Your brakes and brake pads go hand in hand. It is common for your brake pads to wear out because we rely on them so much. You can replace your brake pads anywhere between 25,000-50,000 miles. Of course, this depends on your overall driving habits.

When Should I Replace My Car Battery?


Prime Honda - Boston

1575 VFW Parkway
Directions West Roxbury, MA 02132

  • Service: 617-553-4926

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On average, a car battery should be replaced every 3 to 4 years, depending on how you drive and the various weather conditions. Our Honda service department can inspect your battery if you feel like your vehicle is taking longer to start.

When Do I Need to Get a Tire Rotation?

Our Honda service professionals recommend getting your tires rotated every 7,500 miles or every six months, whichever comes first. When you stop by for regular maintenance, we can rotate your tires for you.

How Much Air Pressure Should I Put into My Tires?

Tire air pressure, pounds per square inch, or PSI can vary depending on the make and model of your vehicle. The PSI can range anywhere between 30 and 35 for cars and SUVs. To get the exact number for your vehicle's tires, you can also check the owner's manual or inside of your vehicle.

How Often Do Tires Need To Be Replaced?

Tires are one of the most important parts of your vehicle. Typically, tires can last anywhere between 35,000-60,000 miles before they need to get replaced. Of course, this depends on where you drive and how you drive.

Do I Have to Schedule An Appointment To Get My Vehicle Serviced?

We recommend scheduling a service appointment by calling our service center or by setting up an appointment online. We want to make sure you have the day and time that works out best for you and your schedule.

Are You Looking for Quality Auto Service & Repair?

You will find plenty of auto service and repair options right here at Prime Honda - Boston. We are located at 1575 VFW Parkway in West Roxbury, MA, which is a short drive from Framingham, Brockton, and Waltham.