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Common Tips for Keeping Your Car in Top Condition

Regular maintenance of your passenger car, minivan, pickup, or SUV is a key to ensuring its safety, dependability, and value. Keeping this in mind, the Car Care Council has come up with a service schedule highlighting general guidelines that every vehicle and driver should follow.

However, you must also look through any specific recommendations given in the owner's manual from the manufacturers.

Checks for Oils, Filters, Fluids

  • Engine oil and filter
  • Chassis lubrication
  • Fuel filter
  • Engine air filter
  • Automatic transmission fluid
  • Power steering fluid
  • Differential, manual transmission, and transfer case (if equipped)
  • Windshield washer fluid
  • Cabin filter
  • Coolant (antifreeze)

Other Care Tips for Your Car

  • Belts and hoses
  • Brake service
  • Brake fluid
  • Tune-up
  • Steering, suspension, tires
  • Check engine light
  • Appearance
  • Exhaust system
  • Batteries and cables
  • Every 3,000 miles

Years of Giving You Quality Auto Repairs

Country Auto Clinic has been a family-owned business since 1977. Over the years, the company has seen a shift in ownership from the uncle to his nephew. The 7 technicians of the company have a combined experience of over 100 years.
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- Mary Brevik, 11/1/2013
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