Things to check before hitting the road
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Before taking a trip with your car on the road, it is essential to make sure that everything is in check. Whether you are driving a small distance or across the states, Sam Leman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Bloomington suggests the following tips certify that your vehicle and the occupants are set for the next adventure.
Schedule a checkup
Do a necessary maintenance on the car before heading out such as checking the fluid levels, the battery state, and the wipers among others. Also, make sure to do any necessary services like tune-ups and oil change.
Check the car battery to ensure that it is the right condition, and the terminals are clean. Clean up will a bit baking soda and water.
Inspect the tires
Perform a close examination of the tires for signs of bulges or tear. Tires should have the right amount of tread left. Also, make sure that the pressure on the tires is the ones on your car’s manual. Lastly, pack smart to avoid putting too much weight on the vehicle. If you stop by Sam Leman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Bloomington before your road trip, the dealer can quickly check your car and solve any problems found.