There are many benefits to good car maintenance habits. Among these benefits include increasing the longevity of your vehicle, preserving safety features, maintaining resale value as well as saving on expensive car repair costs.
Keeping your car clean is more important now than ever to avoid any risk of contracting Covid-19. When washing your car, it is important to have a plan to cover all bases systematically. Start from the top and work your way down. Be sure to also use appropriate car wash soap as to not damage your car. If you are waxing or polishing your car, be sure to do so properly to avoid damage. Lastly, make your way to the interior. It’s time to throw out the unwanted trash.
We recommend that you do an On-Car-Charging once every 4 days to increase your battery lifespan. You can do this by first turning off all car accessories and electronics such as radio and air-conditioning, then starting the engine and finally allowing it to idle for at least 10-20 minutes.
Make sure your tires are in tip-top condition to ensure a safe driving experience. Make sure your tire treads are even and well within the legal limit and are properly inflated. You should also rotate your car tires every now and then to prevent flat spots.
When not in use, it’s best to use a car cover to protect and keep your car clean. Make sure your car cover is waterproof!