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What are the Honda Service Codes?

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Staying on top of your Honda maintenance is one of the best ways to keep your Honda in its best possible condition. Doing so can even improve your resale value in Waterbury. Honda Maintenance Minder makes it easier than ever to know when it’s time to bring your Honda to our service center for maintenance. The minder system will display a code that corresponds with the type of maintenance you need. What are the Honda service codes? If you’re wondering what Honda A1 service is, or what Honda B1 service means, take a look at this guide to Honda service codes from Honda of Watertown. 

What is Honda A1 Service?

If your Honda Maintenance Minder is displaying a Honda Service A code, what do you do? What is Honda A1 service? It means you’re due for an oil change near Southbury. The system will also let you know when you need to get that oil change, like this: 

  • Oil Life 15%: Service is due soon. 
  • Oil Life 5%: Service is due now. 
  • Oil Life 0%: Service is past due. 

Getting your oil changed in a timely manner is one of the most essential things you can do for the health of your Honda. Most Honda vehicles will need their oil changed every 7,500 to 10,000 miles. Consult your owner’s manual to learn what the best oil change frequency is for your Honda. 

What is Honda B1 Service? 

If you’re driving in Torrington and your Honda Service B code comes on, it means that you need to replace your oil and get these parts of your Honda inspected: 

  • Front and rear brakes
  • Steering gear box
  • Brake hoses and lines (including ABS/VSA),
  • Fluid levels and condition of fluids
  • Exhaust system
  • Fuel lines and connections

What Are the Honda Sub Service Codes? 

The Honda Maintenance Minder System includes subcodes that indicate other services your car needs based on your maintenance schedule. They are: 

  • Sub Code 1 – Rotate tires
  • Sub Code 2 – Replace the air cleaner element, check the drive belt, and replace the dust and pollen filter
  • Sub Code 3 – Replace transmission fluid and transfer fluid (if applicable)
  • Sub Code 4 – Replace the spark plugs, replace the timing belt (if equipped), inspect the water pump, and inspect valve clearance
  • Sub Code 5 – Replace engine coolant
  • Sub Code 6 – Replace rear differential fluid (if applicable)
  • Sub Code 7 – Replace brake fluid

Schedule Your Honda Service with Honda of Watertown

When it’s time for service, your Honda Maintenance Minder will let you know. When that happens, schedule service with Honda of Watertown. Our certified technicians know your Honda inside and out and are here to give your Honda exactly what it needs.

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