Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Tips For Extending Your Vehicle Life
In 2013, keeping your vehicle in tip-top shape is a breeze with our services at the dealership. You’re taken care of in a way that’s almost uncanny to someone who’s not used to our all –star treatment. We’ll wash your car, maintain it during routine work and take care of you every step of the way. We love our drivers, and as consumers we make it as effortless as possible to make sure you’re getting the best service. In today’s blog, we’re discussing some cool tips for your daily routine. When you’re not at the dealership, we’re providing quick and effective ways to stay above the status quo. Check them out:
Read your Owner’s Manual – This is a crucial, fan! Mark down your mile markers when you need to make checkups on your car (or check out your scheduled maintenance).
Windshield Wipers – Simply buy them and follow the instructions to install them. If you need help, we’re only a couple miles away ☺
Keep Tires Inflated – Having all four of your tires inflated properly can increase your mileage up to 3.3 % according to the U.S. Department of Energy.
Changing Your Oil – Having scheduled oil changes at our automotive dealership is crucial to the health of your vehicle. This is one type of preventative maintenance that can do wonders to extend the life of your car. Oil changes greatly reduce the risk of engine problems down the road.
Check Your Headlights – It’s easy to overlook a burned out headlight. Enlist the help of a friend to walk around your vehicle to look for any light bulbs that aren’t burning brightly.
Air Filter – Replace your air filter at least twice a year. This is preventative car maintenance keeps you running smoothly and quietly.
Battery Check - In the winter, corrosion can build up quickly in your car’s battery. Each spring or summer, check the battery’s posts and cables so that your car will start quickly for you every time you use it.
Be sure to come into our Automotive Dealership, we’ll be happy to assist you!