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  • Mon - Sun12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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  • Mon - Fri9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • SunClosed
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  • Mon - Fri7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • SunClosed
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  • Mon - Fri7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • SunClosed

Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Summer Vehicle Maintenance Checklist

When it comes to vehicle service tips for summer, Mike Smith Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is standing by to help. As you may already know, there are a lot of ways in which your car can suffer some potentially harmful wear-and-tear throughout the ‘dog days’. That mechanical damage can be prevented, however, by administrating these simple steps toward ‘summer-proofing’ your vehicle.

Summer-Proofing Your Vehicle: Advantages

You have meticulously planned and mapped out your course for an outstanding summer road trip with your friends and family. But few things can wreck your road trip plans faster than a broken-down vehicle. And your vacation plans aren’t the only potential casualties if you choose to disregard the benefits of summer-proofing your car.

Summer Vehicle Maintenance Checklist

Scheduled Vehicle Maintenance Saves You Cash

Putting off regular car service is a mistake all of us have made. In our excitement to get on the road, we do not take the time to ensure our vehicle is in tip-top shape. Before you know it, your radiator needs replacing or your engine has burned up in the summer heat. Which do you think will cost you more? A gallon of coolant or a new engine?

Improve the Life of Your Car

Keeping your car, truck, or SUV maintained isn’t just to ensure you get a more affordable, problem-free vacation. Over time, keeping your car, truck, or SUV maintained keeps it healthy for much longer than a minimally maintained one.

Safety On The Road

Nobody plans to be stranded on the side of the road in the middle of nowhere, or worse. keeping your car in tip-top shape can make sure you and your family and friends reach your destination safely. So, before you head out on vacation, take a few minutes to look at this brief car summer-proofing checklist:

Air Conditioning

  • When you run your A/C, check for funky smells, unusual noises, or minimal or no cold air. If any or all of these issues appear, you’ll probably need to get your A/C system inspected.

Engine Coolant

  • Check your radiator or overflow tank levels to see if your engine is being properly cooled. Using a coolant tester can confirm your water/coolant mixture is properly mixed.

Engine Fluids

  • Check your brake fluid, transmission fluid, and oil to make sure your vehicle’s moving parts are appropriately lubricated at all times.

The Three ‘B’s’

  • Brakes

    Remove your tires one-at-a-time and examine your brake pads and/or shoes for any noticeable indicators of wear-and-tear.

  • Battery

    A battery tester can check the potency of your battery to make sure your car, truck, or SUV starts up each time you need it to.

  • Blades

    Ensure your windshield wiper blades are in good condition and not jumping across your dry windshield or leaving streaks on a wet one.

Getting Your Auto Maintenance Done at the Car Dealership

For all of your automotive service needs, Mike Smith Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram in the Beaumont area has everything you require to keep your car in tip-top condition, including the expertly trained, Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram certified mechanics you’ll need to guarantee your car is maintained to factory specs. So, when making your plans for the summer season, be sure to set up a quick summertime examination of your car and allow our automotive specialists provide you with a risk-free summer season.

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1945 Interstate 10 S • Beaumont, TX 77701

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