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Where can I find February 2020 lease offers near Chicago, IL?

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
A pink piggy bank sits on the blue dash shelf of a vehicle.

Continental Honda Presidents’ Day Sales Event

Although it gets a rather dour reputation due to its typically frigid weather, February is packed with a surprisingly high number of holidays. One of these, coming up on the 17th, is Presidents’ Day. Likely chosen for the month because of the several major presidents which have birthdays during it, Presidents’ Day is a time to reflect on those who helped shape this nation, for better or worse, through their leadership.

And it’s also a time to celebrate with special lease offers from us here at Continental Honda! All the way until March 1st, we’re offering select Honda models at special Presidents’ Day lease rates. Check them out below!


What should I do for Valentine’s Day 2020 in Chicago?

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
A smiling man proffers a rose up to the nose of a woman sitting near him. A mating ritual of the human species.

Last-Minute Valentine’s Day 2020 Ideas in Chicago, IL

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. It will be here any day now, in fact, depending on when you’re reading this. To help save the city from a collective V-Day flop, we here at Continental Honda have compiled a few interesting last-minute ideas for how to spend Valentine’s Day 2020.

Be warned that these events are a bit pricey. Check out the costs that we’ve listed to determine if they fit your budget. Now that’s out of the way, read on for some unique ways to make Valentine’s Day 2020 one for the books.


Where can I get windshield wipers for my Honda near Chicago?

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
A windshield wiper wipes a windshield in a cartoon image. Dripping water forms the words, "finding wipers near Chicago."

Windshield wipers are a pretty important part of a vehicle. You probably don’t think about them too often, until they stop working in the middle of downpour. Then it suddenly becomes clear just how necessary they’ve always been.

If your wipers are starting to struggle, or completely conked out altogether, you’re probably wondering where you can find some new ones as soon as possible. And if you’re in the Chicago area, you probably don’t want to go too far. And if you drive a Honda, you probably want wipers optimized for that brand. So, the question forming in your head probably goes something like: where can I buy/replace Honda windshield wipers near Chicago?


Which Chicago-area service center will match competitor pricing and discounts?

Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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Automotive Service Price-Matching near Chicago, IL

When you want to get a service performed in the Chicago area, you want to get the best prices possible. This can include an exhausting amount of research and shopping around. And what if you want to get one service at one dealership, and one at another? Wouldn’t it be nice if there was just one service shop that promised to boast all the best prices?


Where can I find the 2020 Honda Fit near Chicago?

Thursday, January 9th, 2020
Side view of a yellow 2020 Honda Fit driving in a city.

Fans of the Honda Fit model have been eagerly awaiting its permeation into the Chicago area. Many likely feel they simply cannot wait any longer. Where can one find the 2020 Honda Fit near Chicago?


Where can I find special Honda lease offers near Chicago during early 2020?

Thursday, January 9th, 2020
White 2020 Honda Accord drives at high speed up a city street.

Honda Lease Offers 2020 near Chicago

Honda vehicles are known for their high quality and reliable nature. Leasing is a great way to get inside the latest Honda rides. The deal is especially sweet if you can find a special offer. Where can one currently find discounts on new Honda leases near Chicago?


Where can I have my car winterized near Chicago?

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
Two cars drive on a snow-covered wooded road.

Get Your Vehicle Ready for Winter near Chicago, IL

As of this writing, the winter here in Illinois has partially already passed. If you haven’t winterized your car yet, you’re probably realizing that it might be a pretty good idea to do so. Lots of aspects of the winter season can cause damage to an unprepared vehicle. Not only nature’s “blessings” such as the cold temperatures, ice and snow, but also our man-made responses to the elements in the form of road salt all like to have their say.

A good way to proactively combat such wear and tear is to get your vehicle winterized. “Winterizing” involves performing a variety of tune-ups, check-ups, and service procedures all aimed at improving your car’s ability to endure the winter. Where can one get their vehicle winterized near Chicago?


Where can I recycle/dispose of my Christmas tree in Chicago?

Friday, December 20th, 2019
A cat is worried and confused in Chicago, not knowing what to do with its Christmas tree.

Chicago Christmas Tree Recycling Locations

Once another Christmas season has come and gone, it’s time to get rid of that now-purposeless tree that’s sitting in your home. But you can’t just throw it in the garbage bin (at least, we do not recommend it). Where can a responsible citizen recycle or dispose of their Christmas tree in Chicago?


Is Illinois implementing a trade-in tax on used vehicles?

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
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New Illinois Trade-In Tax

In the future, we may look back on the pre-2020 years as a golden age for vehicle trade-ins. The ability to do so tax free, a luxury we’ve so far taken for granted, may never be the case again. Is the state of Illinois actually implementing a trade-in tax on used vehicles? (more…)

Are there self-driving cars in Chicago?

Friday, November 15th, 2019
Several self-driving cars drive down a sunny street. Their intelligence is represented by glowing blue circles surrounding them.

In recent years, you’ve likely been hearing more and more about a technology that once seemed to belong to the distant realm of science fiction fantasy: self-driving cars. Despite skepticism from control freaks, research and work on self-driving cars by all the major automakers continues to progress, bringing this once-utopian dream to more and more of a reality each day.

Self-driving cars are already beginning to appear out on the streets in select cities. What about Chicago? Are there currently any self-driving cars in operation throughout the Windy City? (more…)