As holidays are approaching and schools and offices are closed it is quite common for people to take a long road trip. Here are a few tips that you should take care before going on for the next trip.
The First Step
As the first step go through your owner’s manual and follow the manufacturer’s suggested service schedules.
Get issues related to engine drivability such as hard starts, rough idling, stalling, diminished power etc. corrected at a trusted auto parts service maintenance centre. Ask them to change dirty air, PCV and fuel filters.
Go for an oil change as well as oil filter every 3000km or as often specified in your manual
The cooling system must be flushed and refilled as suggested by the manufacturer. Also, periodically check the level, condition, and concentration of the coolant. Remember not to pull of the radiator cap until the engine has cooled thoroughly if you are DIYing. The tightness and condition of the drive belts, clamps as well as hoses should also be checked by a professional mechanic.
Auto parts uae related to heater and defroster also must be checked for good working condition because it is essential for passenger comfort and driver visibility.
The only correct way to identify a weak battery is with professional help. Routine care: scratch away rusts from posts and cable connections, swipe clean all surfaces; retighten all connections. If your car has removable caps, check fluid level every month.