10 Car Service Resolutions We Should Make

Have you made your car service resolution for this year? It’s time to think about your vehicle’s well-being and make a commitment to its maintenance. At Precise Car Service, we understand the importance of resolutions and how they can positively impact your life. So, this year, we present you with these 10 Car Service Resolutions to keep your vehicle in top shape:

1.) Schedule Regular Vehicle Maintenance

Make it a habit to have your car checked twice a year by a licensed mechanic. Early identification of problems can prevent larger issues down the line.

2.) Check Your Fluids Monthly

Maintain optimal fluid levels by checking them monthly. This includes oil, brake fluid, transmission fluid, and washer fluid. Proper fluid maintenance minimizes wear and tear and prevents serious problems.

3.) Change Your Oil and Other Fluids as Recommended

Follow your owner’s manual for oil change intervals, and don’t neglect other vital fluids such as transmission fluid, antifreeze, and brake fluid. Regular fluid changes and maintenance save you money and prevent costly repairs.

4.) Check Your Tire Pressure Regularly

Tire pressure can fluctuate due to air leakage and temperature changes. Regularly check and maintain proper tire pressure to reduce wear and tear and save fuel. Properly inflated tires also improve gas mileage.

5.) Keep Your Car Clean Inside and Out

A clean car not only looks good but also protects its components. Dirt and road chemicals like salt can corrode your vehicle, while debris inside shortens the lifespan of your seats and carpets.

6.) Avoid Eating in Your Car

Eating while driving can be distracting and lead to spills that stain your seats and interior. Focus on the road and enjoy your meals in a designated eating area.

7.) Avoid Distracted Driving

Make a commitment to not use your phone or text while driving. Distracted driving is dangerous, against the law, and can have severe consequences. Keep yourself and others safe by staying focused.

8.) Check and Maintain Your Brakes

Your brakes are the most critical system in your car. Have a licensed mechanic check them regularly, preferably during oil changes. Early detection of wear and tear can prevent future problems and ensure your safety.

9.)Remove Excess Weight

Remove unnecessary items from your car that add weight. Extra weight increases fuel consumption and can mask noises or hinder the detection of potential issues. Keep your vehicle light and efficient.

10.) Don’t Ignore Problems

Address minor problems promptly to prevent them from escalating into major issues. Early detection and maintenance save you time, money, and unnecessary stress.

It’s never too early or too late to make the resolution to take care of your vehicle. At Precise Car Service, we’re here to help you with all your maintenance and repair needs. With nearly 40 years of experience, we’re dedicated to serving our customers and keeping their vehicles running smoothly.