Summer is a time for vacation traveling. It is also time to make sure that your vehicle is ready for the warm weather! Following these simple maintenance tips will help to ensure that you spend your vacation having fun instead of spending time and money at the repair shop:
As a complimentary service, we check all of the above items when you have your oil changed at AJ's Auto Repair. We strive to anticipate the needs of our customers and develop the plans necessary for meeting those needs. After every oil change, we will provide you with a complete breakdown of the inspection of your vehicle, and highlight any specific areas that need to be addressed in order to maintain the reliability and safety of your vehicle.
Scheduled maintenance procedures are critically important to the mechanical stability of the modern automobile. These procedures are outlined for each vehicle in your owner's manual, which is typically located in your vehicle's glovebox.
30k, 60k, and 90k maintenance procedures, if properly completed, will save you money by minimizing unexpected and expensive mechanical breakdowns. A timing belt for example, if left unattended beyond the suggested replacement interval, can cause severe engine damage when it breaks. Remember, simple and inexpensive maintenance is far less expensive than replacing an engine, transmission, or major electrical components.
Approximately every 3,000 miles, we suggest checking the following key areas:
Winterizing your vehicle is a service intended to prepare your vehicle for the cold weather ahead. AJ's is here to help with all of your winterization needs! Here are the common services that are recommended in order to ensure that your vehicle is winter-ready:
AJ's Auto repair offers all of these services when we perform an oil change for you.
Many preventative services are based off of elapsed mileage. There are several services to pay attention to aside from the normal 30k, 60k, 90k, 120k maintenance services that are suggested by your vehicle manufacturer. Below are a list of services and their recommended service mileage.