Even if you don’t feel mechanically inclined, there are several vehicle maintenance tips that you can undertake in your garage. Small things make a big difference with the longevity of your vehicle, whether you are changing out diesel performance parts or you are simply changing the oil. Keeping a regular schedule with cleaning, tightening, or changing can help you get the most out of your truck or car. Here are some vehicle ownership tips to help you stay on top of maintenance.
Know the Owner’s Manual
Your vehicle will have come with a special book of instructions for maintenance and a tour of the vehicle’s part, but if you have lost it, you can usually find an electronic copy online. This manual will give you an idea of the timeline for checking certain areas on the vehicle and possible signs that maintenance or repair is needed.