Your vehicle, next to your home can be one of the most important investments in your life. Everyone wants a vehicle that is dependable and doesn't end up having you stranded on the side of the road. The better maintained a vehicle is, the longer you can drive it for without any trouble. There are some things that a driver can check and make sure everything is working well; not everything takes a mechanic to check on.
Here are a few tips of what to do to help keep your car in good shape to last you a long time. A few things you need to check often:
- the pressure and the conditions of your tires
- level of engine oil - the suggested amount of time to get your oil changed is every 3,000 miles. This is something a lot of people forget to keep up with, which can be easy to do with our busy lives.
- the ON condition of your dashboard indicator lights - one that catches everyone's eyes are the dashboard indicator lights, these alert us when something is off or needs looked at, definitely something you do not want to ignore.
- the headlights
- the washer fluid for the windshield
Following these basic tips can keep you from having to get a new vehicle and the subsequent car payment a lot quicker than you had planned.
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