Your web browser is out of date.

Update your browser for more security, speed and the best experience on this site.

Top 3 basic car maintenance tips

Simple checks that you can carry out on your vehicle to help spot potential issues

14th Apr 2022
Michael Seggie
Top 3 basic car maintenance tips

Top 3 basic car maintenance tips


Simple, visual checks.


Walk around your car and check out the exterior – any dings or dents, rust or corrosion, smoke or strange smells. Check the warning lights on your dashboard – are they flashing red? These could be related to a problem that needs fixing quickly – don’t ignore them.


Check your car fluids


Top up your car regularly Make sure you’re checking your car’s fluids on a regular basis. Not only are they important for your car’s health, but they often require changing at fixed intervals – such as brake fluid, power steering fluid and engine oil. Be sure to use the right kind in your car, so that you don’t cause any further damage.


Make sure you get your car serviced on-time.


It is possible to increase the lifespan of your car and reduce the risk of costly breakdowns by keeping it serviced. Before you drive off in your new car, take a few moments to read through some basic car maintenance tips which could help you prolong the life of your vehicle.

 

If you need advice on any of the issues mentioned above please get in touch with our team who will be more than happy to help. Our contact form can be found HERE.

Back to top