Lincoln

Ken Garff St. George Lincoln

145 W. Hilton Drive
Directions Saint George, UT 84770

  • Sales: (877) 885-9282
  • Service: (877) 852-6860
  • Parts: (877) 840-4503

General Car Maintenance


 

When you buy a vehicle, used or new, it is highly recommended to both read and familiarize yourself with your owner's manual. Maintenance schedules and recommendations will differ by vehicle manufacturer. This info will be covered in your owner's manual.


Here is a simple maintenance schedule you can follow:


Check Often:

  • No lights on the dashboard lights are burnt out
  • Turn signals, headlights, and taillights turn on
  • Tire pressure and tire tread
  • Washer fluid level
  • The vehicle's motor oil level

Every Three Months or 3,000 Miles, Check:

  • Your transmission fluid level
  • Battery and cables
  • Engine belts are not damaged or cracked
  • Engine air filter looks clean and is free of debris
  • Motor oil level
  • Exhaust hoses are not cracked or damaged
  • The level of power steering fluid

Every Six Months or Six Thousand Miles, Check:

  • Sufficient chassis lubrication
  • Engine air filter appears clean and is free from buildup
  • Washer fluid level
  • Windshield wiper blades are not worn or cracked

Every Twelve Months or Twelve Thousand Miles, Check:

  • Your transmission fluid level
  • Battery and its cables
  • Brake pads and rotors
  • Engine air filter appears clean and is free from buildup
  • Chassis lubrication
  • Level of engine coolant
  • The level of power steering fluid
  • Suspension and steering
  • Tire alignment

Following the above list can significantly help avoid potential auto problems.


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