Factory Recommended Services - How Important Are They?

Many motorists frequently just adhere to their owner's handbook up to the time that their dealer warranty expires. Once your warranty has expired, it's simple to forget about things like monthly belt checks and oil changes. Your car's manufacturer has specified their "factor suggested maintenance" in the owner's manual because they are aware that regular maintenance will increase your car's ease of use and lifespan.

What necessary routine maintenance must be performed in order for your warranty to remain valid is also specified in your owner's handbook. Find out why it's crucial to have your car maintained on a regular basis.
Long-term improvements in your car's fuel economy can be achieved with routine maintenance like oil changes and tire rotations. Your gas mileage can be improved by constantly keeping your tire pressure at factory recommended levels. By ensuring that your engine is in good condition and that your tires are worn evenly, regular maintenance on your car can help you obtain better gas efficiency.

Maintaining your vehicle might help you avoid future significant and expensive repairs. You can make sure that your fluids are in good shape and at the right levels to ensure that your engine and transmission are operating well by checking the levels of fluids like oil or transmission fluid. Additionally, ensuring that the engine cooling and air conditioning systems are functioning properly and have enough antifreeze will help your automobile avoid overheating and subsequent repairs.

Your car's lifespan can be increased with routine maintenance. Your automobile won't require a transmission replacement or repair anytime soon if you make sure that your transmission, gearing, and transmission fluid are in good shape.

Try your hardest to keep up with your planned manufacturer maintenance, but believe that if you occasionally forget, your car won't blow up. Just remember that the little you'll pay in the short term is easily worth the money you'll save in the long run. If you need factory-recommended maintenance, we invite you to bring your vehicle to River City Tire & Automotive today!

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