Car maintenance 101: How to look after your vehicle
There’s nothing worse than that feeling of regret because your lease car is in the garage for an expensive fix that you probably could have prevented if you had just carried out some routine maintenance.
Some regular TLC is all your car needs to keep it running smoothly and for longer. You’ll save money in the short run by not having to visit a mechanic so often and it’ll save you money in the long run by maintaining its resale value.
Plus, by keeping on top of your maintenance, you’ll spend less time dealing with larger issues.
If something goes seriously wrong with your car, you could be without one for a few days or more while it gets fixed, which can be a big inconvenience.
But taking care of your car isn’t just about saving time and money, it’s about improving your safety on the road too. Regularly checking that your car is working the way it’s supposed to will ensure it’s performing at its best and reduce the chance of any accidents.
In order to keep your vehicle in roadworthy condition, here are five easy ways to look after your car.