If you already have your own car, car maintenance now becomes your very responsibility. Car maintenance may be pricey and time consuming but the investment you will put in will save you much more money in the future. In a gas station, instead of just standing there and waiting for your car’s tank to fill, you can make use of your time to give the car a quick check up and cleaning.
In giving your car a quick check-up, first you have to clean your windshield. You can do this by using the spongy part of a squeegee, soak the whole windshield with the cleaning fluid. It is important to make sure that you clean your windshield properly especially if you had an extended drive on the highway and your windshield got so much dirt on it.
Next thing that you need to do is check the tire pressure. If your tire is well-maintained, it will definitely give you safety and security while driving. Improperly maintained tires like over-inflated or under-inflated may give you a tire blow-out. In addition, when your tires are in correct pressure, it will have a longer life and increase your fuel efficiency.
Other things that you need to know or inspect with your tires is its temperature. Find out also the recommended type or kind of tires appropriate for your vehicle. Check tire pressure with tire pressure gauge and fill when needed. Another reminder that you need to take note of in every car maintenance is checking your oil and top off as needed.
Motor oil is important to a car’s performance. Why? It is responsible for lubricating all of the moving parts of your vehicle’s engine. Aside from these tips, know also how to improve your car smell in this infographic.