Well the end of summer is finally rolling around, kids are heading back to school, temperatures are going to be cooling of, and it’s time to give your vehicle a jumpstart. Summer can be hard on your vehicle. You are, likely, taking it out for road trips for summer vacations and the heat can be rough on some of the cars parts. We are here to give you a small guide to help you get your vehicle up and running like it is brand new. These are all very simple tasks, but we can often times forget to do them.
After your long drives here and there for vacations or day trips with the kids it is going to be important to have your oil changed. It isn’t driving by itself that would require and oil change, but in fact, the heat is going to cause your to be affected as well. It could be beneficial for you to check your oil levels first and see what the oil looks like. Checking your oil is a very easy task, just use the dipstick and rub it along any white cloth or paper towel. You will want to inspect it to see if it is at all gritty.
Once your oil change has been completed you can check out your vehicles tires. This is a task that you should do more often than once a year after summer, but you should give your tires a closer look this time around. Check the tread depth of your tires first. If the tread does not meat the recommended tread depth then it is time to replace those tires. As we head into the winter months it is going to be pretty important to have a good amount of tread on your tires. You can bring your BMW cars to dealer near Chadds Ford, Otto’s BMW for and maintenance needs you may have.