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What can I do to improve my drive this summer?

Summer Vehicle Maintenance Checklist 

Summer is here and that means there will be lots of driving. If you are looking for a better driving experience this summer, we have some tips for you. Let’s take a look at this summer vehicle maintenance checklist to help you see what you can do to enjoy your time inside your vehicle.  


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Replace Old Parts 

Before you go on that summer road trip, you should make sure that your vehicle is ready. You will need an oil change if you haven’t had one in the past 5,000 miles or so. You should also rotate your tires every six months, have your brakes replaced if they are grinding, and get new tires if they are worn down too much. Replacing these parts will help you enjoy the best drive you’ll have all summer. 

Helpful Hints 

There are other maintenance services you may need. Fluid changes, transmission flushes, or just a new air filter can help make your ride easier. You should get wiper fluid for your vehicle and replace your windshield wipers to get rid of bugs on your windshield to see clearly on the road this summer. You should also look for service specials online to help you find the right deal for your vehicle’s maintenance.  

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This summer vehicle maintenance checklist is here to help remind you that you should take care of your vehicle before you put extra miles on it this summer. If you are curious about our new Acura vehicles, you are more than welcome to visit our online inventory to see what we have in store. If you would like to schedule a test drive, you can do so on our website. We hope to see you soon at Acura of Salem.