Spring Car Care Tips
North American Precis Syndicate
Take four steps to get your car ready before your next road trip. (NAPS)
(NAPSI)—Warmer spring temperatures make it the perfect time to get outside
and do a routine checkup on your car, as winter weather can take a toll.
These four car care tips will get your car in tip-top shape before hitting
the road for a spring getaway.
Change Oil and Check Fluids
Experts recommend getting oil changed every 3,000−5,000 miles. This
keeps the engine running well and prevents future damage. When you're at the
dealer, get power steering, brake and transmission fluids checked.
Winter can be rough on a car's tires. Check the air pressure and add more
air if needed to maintain the recommended pressure from your car's manual. Tires
should be rotated every 5,000 miles, so take your car to the dealer or auto
shop when due.
Fix Windshield and Replace Wipers
Snow and rain can cause tears or cracks in the wiper blades, as well as
chips in the windshield. Make sure they're both in good condition for spring
Look Under the Hood
Check for worn belts and hoses. There can be visible damage of cracks and
frays from the cold temperatures, in which case you may need to get them
replaced. If you need to lubricate specific sections in and around motors and
engines, WD-40 EZ-REACH™ is the perfect helper with its
permanently attached, 8-inch, flexible straw that bends and keeps its shape
to get the WD-40® Multi-Use Product you know and trust into
Following these four tips will give your car the tune-up it deserves after
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