Routine Maintenance is vital to extending the
life of your vehicle.
Keep Accurate maintenance
records. They are good diagnostic tools,
you have cared for your vehicle and can
enhance its resale value.
Keep the engine in tune.
Fixing a car that is out of tune can reduce
consumption. Also watch for worn spark
plugs, a miss-fire can reduce
Run your engine for a few
minutes before powering up the heater, a/c,
wipers, or other accessories. Acceleration
with a cold engine can cause
premature engine failure.
Check for engine leaks,
tighten gas cap, rotate tires, change oil
filter on a regular basis, check belts, etc.
prepare/check your vehicle for the current or
Fall / Winter
Check that battery and
starting system are within specs.
Check coolant, make sure its
clean, full, and within specs.
Check Tires, tread, pressure
Check wiper blades, and