Highlights of the 2021-2022 New Acura Lineup

The 2021-2022 Acura lineup continues to arrive here in Reno, NV. Here at Acura of Reno, you will find all the latest arrivals, including the redesigned Acura MDX, which now includes an available high-horsepower engine. The new year also redesigned is the 2021 Acura TLX sedan, which features upgraded interior materials and a longer and wider stance to give it improved cargo and passenger space. The 2021 Acura ILX adds some cool new features, including a navigation system with real-time traffic updates. 

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Acura of Reno is a Certified Lease-End Return Center

When your Acura lease concludes, you can return it here to Acura of Reno at our lease return center. We handle all Acura lease agreements, whether you went to us originally or recently moved to the area. Before the lease concludes, you will need to schedule a free inspection at our dealership about six months prior. We will inform you if any dents, dings, or other damages exist that may incur penalties. You should also make sure you take steps to ensure the interior is cleaned, detailed (if needed) and that any personal items are removed, save for any equipment…

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Understanding Your Alternator Better

Your Alternator and Its Purpose

Acura of Reno in the South Lake Tahoe, CA area informs customers about how alternators are core parts. The alternator functions to provide your vehicle with what it needs to function properly. The alternator is responsible for initially converting your car's mechanical energy into electrical energy. 

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The Importance of Windshield Chip Repairs in Reno

At Acura of Reno, we offer a variety of services that include windshield chip repair. Your windshield is an important component of your vehicle that stops rain, wind, and debris from getting inside the cabin, and it also serves as a safety feature. A windshield stops objects from getting into the cabin and potentially causing injury to you or your passengers. Furthermore, a vehicle's windshield also plays a crucial role in preventing a collapse during a rollover.

A cracked or chipped windshield should be looked at by a glass repair specialist. 

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Different Types of Headlights

Headlights are continually undergoing development to produce more efficient lighting for drivers. Between fog lights, daytime running lights, and normal headlights, there are numerous different lighting solutions for vehicles to use; each type of light has its primary purpose. The two most commonly used headlights are low beam headlights and high beam headlights.

 

Low Beam Headlights

Low beam headlights are the headlights that drivers use in the majority of situations. Whether during night drives or under rainy weather, low beam headlights provide ample 

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Three Things Every Winter Car Care List Should Include

Caring for your car in the winter is the best way to ensure safe, confident driving all season long. From checking and changing your tires to making sure that all your fluids are topped off, there are a number of important things to do. At Acura of Reno, we want to share three essential wintertime maintenance items that Reno drivers should never overlook.

Make Sure You've Got Weather Appropriate Engine Oil

Even if you aren't quite due for an oil change, it's important to have this essential fluid checked.

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Learn How Brake Pads Work with Help from Acura of Reno

You've come to the right place for learning all the ins and outs of brake pads. These small but mighty car parts play one of the most significant roles in your safety on the road, but not many drivers know quite how these magnificent devices work.

It all begins when you press your foot on the brake pedal. Once you put pressure on that pedal, a cylinder that sends brake fluid to the calipers is activated and distributes the fluid through various lines beneath the car. The calipers then engage the brake pads, which apply pressure and friction to…

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What Does Your TPMS Light Mean?

What does it mean when your tire pressure monitoring system light comes on? Is it an emergency? This is usually a sign that your tires need attention because of too much or too little pressure. However, in fluctuating temperatures, the issue might resolve itself without needing service.

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