Summer is the best time of year to get out and enjoy the best Ottawa summer events the automotive industry has to offer which is why Gary’s Automotive has created a jammed-packed list of auto shows, dealership events, races and more to check out this summer.
Cleaning your car seems pretty straight forward: you fill up a bucket with sudsy water, grab a sponge and fire up the garden hose. Half an hour later your ride is looking clean and you go on with your day. The problem, however, is that your car doesn’t have that sparkle and shine you’d expect after putting in so much tender, love and care. For a vehicle that truly stands out you need to know hot to detail a car.
Not only does detailing your car make it look great, it helps to improve and maintain its health, safety and reliability. Along with the professionals at Prime Choice Auto Parts, we’ve created an easy guide for you to learn how to make your vehicle look and feel like brand new on the inside and out with these easy tips on how to detail a car. Let’s get started with part one of our Car Care Month series by focusing on the interior.
In the spirit of National Car Care Month we’ve created an annual car maintenance checklist to help you know when different parts of your vehicle need to be checked and maintained. Regular car maintenance is an essential part of owning a vehicle and can be difficult to keep track of. Use our easy guide to stay on top of your car care so you can stay safe on the road and drive a more efficient ride.
Frequent Car Maintenance:
- Dashboard indicator lights
- Exterior & interior vehicle lights
- Tire inflation & condition
- Windshield washer fluid
- Engine oil level
Check Every Three Months:
- Transmission & power steering fluids
- Battery & cables
- Engine air filter
Check Every Six Months:
- All of the above +
- Chassis lubrication
- Wiper blades
Every Twelve Months:
- All of the above +
- Cabin air filter
- Coolant (antifreeze)
- Steering & suspension
- Wheel alignment
Regular car maintenance is important. By following our vehicle car care guide you can prevent serious issues and damages to your vehicle. Schedule your regular check-up with Gary’s Automotive today and drive away with a safer and smoother ride. Stay tuned for more car care tips throughout the month of May here on our blog and our social channels on Twitter and Facebook.
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Not only does the month of May signify the hopeful beginning of spring, it’s also National Car Care Month. Vehicle maintenance is just as important as regularly visiting your dentist. It’s important to maintain a good bill of health so you can not only take preventative measures, but help your vehicle live a long and healthy life. When it comes to having a safe and smooth ride you can depend on Gary’s Automotive as your source for the best car care tips to keep your vehicle on the road. Over the next few weeks we’ll be sharing essential tips and tricks on how to keep your vehicle fit and running safely.