Electric & Hybrid Service
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Browse our FAQ below, or call (888) 671-3183 and we’ll do our best to respond to your questions and concerns regarding automotive needs.
A: There are many different types of hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles with different oil change intervals. We recommend checking your owner’s manual or you can ask us at Galpin Honda.
A: Although electric vehicles don’t use engine oil or transmission fluid, they still use brake fluid and coolant which will need to be changed when specified by the owner’s manual.
A: Even though most hybrid and electric vehicles use an advanced lithium-ion battery pack to power the electric motor, they still require a standard 12 volt battery to run items like the headlights, radio and wipers.
A: Many hybrid vehicles can be jump started much like a standard car, though the process may be different. Check your car’s owner’s manual for the proper jump starting procedure.