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Find Your Next Family Member and Furry Companion with Help from Ray Laks Honda

At Ray Laks Honda in Orchard Park, we're proud to be known as the Buffalo area's local destination for topnotch new and used vehicles. But, we're not just a car dealership serving the Williamsville area. We're also members of the local community, and we love supporting local, community events that showcase how compassionate our friends and neighbors are, and that do good things for the people (and animals) we care about.
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Versatility is the name of the game for the Honda Odyssey minivan

You simply cannot beat a minivan's versatility or ease of use, especially if you have a young family you need to get to events in West Seneca or drop off at a Buffalo school! Here are a few reasons you should consider buying or leasing a 2019 Honda Odyssey minivan from our Orchard Park NY dealership.

Easy Loading

One of the downsides of an SUV is how high up they are. For older children and onward that's not an issue, but it can be more cumbersome for young toddlers or harder when you need to put in a…

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See why the Honda Civic has been popular for so many years!

At Ray Laks Honda the 2019 Honda Civic is one of the best-stocked vehicles we have at our Orchard Park NY dealership. Here are five reasons you should come in from Buffalo to test drive a Civic to hopefully bring back to your garage or driveway.

Body Style

The Honda Civic sedan is the most popular option for commuters from West Seneca and beyond, but it's not the only style you have to choose from! If you want more space and/or a more aggressive look, try out the Honda Civic hatchback for your needs. A sporty and sleek…

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Test Drive the Honda Pilot SUV in Orchard Park, NY

When you need a full-size SUV to tackle all that you have going on, you have plenty of choices. When you want a well-made, handsome SUV that's loaded with the latest safety and modern technologies, your choices grow quite limited. In fact, we'd say there's only one SUV that meets that description -- the Honda Pilot.

Offered in LX, EX, EX-L, Touring, and Elite trim levels, the Honda Pilot teams a 2.5-liter V6 engine with a six-speed automatic transmission to deliver the strong performance you need in Western New York. 

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Explore the 2019 Honda CR-V at Ray Laks Honda

If you're in the market for a trustworthy SUV to take on both workday commutes and weekend adventures, the Honda CR-V is ideally suited to the task. In fact, we'd have to say that it's the best option in a highly-competitive class, as proven when we took a look at how the Honda CR-V compares to its rivals.

Available in your choice of LX, EX, EX-L, and Touring trim levels for 2019, the Honda CR-V delivers the trustworthy performance and modern tech touches that you crave. 

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Tips for Using Four-Wheel Drive

Since four-wheel drive is useless if you don't know what to do with it, here's a quick guide that will tell you how and when to engage the four-high or four-low setting on your vehicle.

Four-High

The four-high or 4H setting is for those times when otherwise flat roads are slippery due to rain, ice or snow. This setting will provide you with enough traction to let you drive at mostly normal speeds without losing control of your car.

Four-Low

The four-low setting or 4L is probably what most people imagine when they think of four-wheel drive.
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Trade In Your Car or Refinance?

At Ray Laks Honda we understand financial decisions concerning vehicles. We want our clients and the community of Orchard Park to have a good understanding of the different financial options they have. If you own a vehicle and want a change in your loan or a new car, you can either trade it in or refinance.

Trading in a vehicle is a clever idea if you want a new car and refinancing your current vehicle isn't best or desired. Trading it in means that you can use the value of the car as your down payment. If you still…
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Different Types of Winter Tires

Winter tires or snow tires generally fit into one of three different performance categories. You need to know the differences between them if you want to buy the best tires for your vehicle the next time you face a harsh winter.

Studdable Winter Tires

These tires are designed to accept optional metal studs that improve your traction on icy roads. They will work just fine without the studs, and they will still be better than standard tires when you drive through snow, but the studs will greatly 

 

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What is a Backup Camera?

Most people have heard of rearview cameras by now. Ever since 2015, auto manufacturers have been installing cameras around vehicles to help with traffic alerts, staying in the intended lane, and watching your blind spot. Backup cameras started with larger trucks and eventually became required hardware for all vehicles after 2018. Backup cameras provide a safety measure for drivers when they are in reverse, so they can see pedestrians and other vehicles that might be in the way.

Backup cameras save a lot of drivers from the headache of accidents, but the software has evolved over time. 

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