Smartphone integration has become a standard component of the new car experience. Drivers are expecting to have access to certain services and information even when they’re away from their vehicle. As a result, vehicle manufacturers have developed dedicated smartphone applications to compliment more traditional in-car entertainment and information options. Honda’s HondaLink is an example of such an app. Continue reading to learn more about 2018 HondaLink features and availability.
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HondaLink is a smartphone service available for Apple and Android devices that allows Honda drivers to access an assortment of convenience, information and safety features. Digital vehicle guides (such as owner’s manuals) can be accessed through the HondaLink service. Users can set parking reminders to help them locate their parked vehicle. With HondaLink, users can receive recall notifications relevant to their vehicle and schedule service appointments with nearby Honda-certified dealerships.
Various roadside assistance, emergency and convenience features are available with HondaLink. 24-hour roadside service is accessible, including lockout, jump-start, towing and repair assistance. Automatic collision notification and emergency call features connect vehicle occupants with trained agents who can request emergency assistance. Remote start functionality allows drivers to start their vehicles and set the temperature before entering. Data such as mileage and fuel level can be viewed through the app.
2018 HondaLink Vehicle Compatibility
HondaLink comes equipped on many 2018 Honda vehicles, including the Odyssey, Accord Sedan, Civic, Clarity, CR-V, Fit, HR-V and Ridgeline. Features available may vary by trim level. Five total feature sets are available, each with their own subscription plans and pricing. The Basic and Link feature sets are complimentary when available, while the Security, Remote and Concierge feature sets require a paid subscription plan after a trial period.
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