Spring is almost here which means it’s time for another round of seasonal car maintenance. Check out these spring maintenance tips so you can take advantage of the upcoming warm weather.
Oil plays three major roles within the engine block:
lubricate, cool, and protect. Failing to change your oil on a regular basis can
result in engine damage and decreased performance and efficiency. With spring
rolling around, now is the perfect time for an oil change.
As a general rule, you should replace your windshield wipers
every six months. Snow and ice that accumulate on the windshield can do
significant damage to the rubber wiper blades. With spring rains coming up,
replacing the windshield wipers isn’t just a recommendation, it’s a safety
Replacing your windshield wipers is fairly inexpensive and
takes just a few minutes to do at home. By getting a new set of wiper blades,
you guarantee you have a clear windshield, even in heavy rains.
With winter rolling away, now is the perfect time to check
the battery. Take a few moments to tighten the connections and keep an eye out
for abnormalities. Scrape away any corrosion and make sure the battery is
secure. Bumps and bulges can indicate you need a new battery sooner rather than
later. If your battery is more than four or five years old, it’s time for a
Ready your car for spring by scheduling a maintenance check at Hirlinger Chevrolet.