Summer is in full swing, and as the temperatures rise, so does the importance of ensuring your vehicle is in tip-top shape. The heat can be tough on your car, but with a few essential maintenance steps, you can ensure smooth rides throughout the season. Plus, with our special summer deals, you can keep your vehicle running efficiently without burning a hole in your pocket. Here are some key tips to keep in mind:
- Stay Cool with the Right Oil: The summer heat can be demanding on your engine. Using a high-quality motor oil like Chevron® Havoline® can make all the difference. It's designed to protect your engine from the high temperatures of summer, ensuring optimal performance. Tip: Take advantage of our Summer Special Chevron® Havoline® coupon for added savings on your next oil change.
- Brake Check: Summer trips mean more driving, and more driving means more wear and tear on your brakes. It's crucial to ensure they're in good working condition. If you hear any unusual noises or feel any vibrations when braking, it's time for a check. Tip: Don't miss out on our brake special offer to ensure your vehicle stops as smoothly as it runs.
- Cooling System Maintenance: Overheating is a common issue during the summer months. Ensure your radiator, fans, and other cooling system components are functioning correctly. Regularly check the coolant level and consider a system flush if it's been a while.
- Tire Care: High temperatures can affect tire pressure, which in turn can impact fuel efficiency and handling. Check your tire pressure regularly, and look out for signs of wear or damage. Remember, properly inflated tires ensure better gas mileage and a safer drive.
- Battery Boost: Hot weather can strain your car's battery. Ensure the battery is securely mounted to avoid any vibrations, and keep the top clean. A dirty battery can conduct electricity, which drains battery power. If your battery is more than a few years old, consider getting it tested.
- Stay Hydrated: Just like us, our cars need to stay hydrated during the summer. Regularly check the levels of all fluids, including engine oil, power steering, brake, and transmission, as well as windshield washer solvent and antifreeze/coolant.
In conclusion, summer is a time for fun, relaxation, and road trips. By following these tips and taking advantage of our special offers, you can ensure your vehicle is ready for all your summer adventures. Drive safe, and enjoy the season!
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