3 Easy Maintenance Activities That Can Improve Your Vehicle’s Safety

Vehicle Maintenance

Are You Keeping Up With Your Vehicle Maintenance?

Nobody wants their car or truck to be a hazard on the road. Vehicles of all kinds require a significant amount of maintenance, and one of the best things you can do is keep up with all of the maintenance. Today we will go over 3 easy and inexpensive things you can do to improve your car’s condition.

Update Your Windshield Wipers

Did you know that your windshield wipers don’t last forever? If you don’t drive in the rain very often, it can be easy to forget how frequently you need to service your wipers. Be sure to take a quick look at your wipers each month. If they begin to look warped, dry, or cracked, make sure to have them replaced ASAP.

Inflate Or Deflate Your Tires

Your tires have an optimal setting at which they work best, in terms of safety and wear. If your tires are over inflated, they are less safe to drive on, and they are at risk of bursting. If they are too low on air, they will develop wear much faster than they should, and they will decrease your fuel efficiency by creating additional drag.

Check Your Lights And Lenses

Your headlights need to be nice and bright to ensure your vehicle is visible in all conditions. In order to make sure they are bright, replace the bulbs if they become dim, or polish the lenses if they have grown foggy over time. If your headlights are dim and the bulbs are new, it may be an electrical problem you’ll need to get repaired.

If you need assistance with maintenance or service, give our team a call today at (413) 781-2480!