When Should I Come In For Routine Maintenance?

March 23rd, 2017 by

Routine Maintenance

Routine maintenance is one of the best ways to ensure your vehicle will continue to run smoothly on the road. The question then becomes, when should I bring my vehicle in for maintenance? What is the timeline for certain features?

Here are some basic things to keep an eye on, and when to check for them:

Check Often

  • Lights
  • Tire condition
  • Engine oil level
  • Windshield washer fluid

Check Every Three Months/3,000 miles

  • Battery
  • Power steering fluid

Check Every 6 Months/6,000 miles

  • Wiper blades
  • Exhaust
  • Belts
  • Chassis lubrication

Check every nine months/9,000 miles

  • Automatic transmission fluid

Check every 12 months/12,000 miles

  • Cabin air filter
  • Coolant
  • Steering & suspension
  • Wheel alignment

If you have any questions about servicing your vehicle, we invite you to visit us at Balise Kia in Springfield, MA. Additionally, if you would like to schedule service, you can use our hassle-free, online tool.

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