Car Maintenance Schedule

December 20th, 2018 by

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Purchasing a new or used Jaguar in the Parkersburg area is only the beginning. To keep your Jaguar vehicle running at it’s best for years to come, it will require regular maintenance. Not sure what maintenance needs to be done when? While you can always consult your owner’s manual for vehicle specifics, the general recommended vehicle maintenance schedule can be found below.

Every Month

Add these simple checks in monthly to make sure your vehicle is in top shape:

  • Check to see if the check engine light is on
  • Clean the interior and exterior
  • Make sure all the interior and exterior lights work
  • Check tire pressure and tread
  • Make sure windshield wiper fluid is filled

Every Three Months or 3,000 Miles

Going on every three months or 3,000 miles you will want to perform the following vehicle maintenance checks:

  • Automatic transmission, power steering, wiper fluid levels
  • Engine oil and air filter
  • Belts, exhaust, and hoses
  • All lights inside and out
  • Fuel filter
  • Tire pressure, tread, and wear and tear

Every Six Months or 6,000 Miles

On top of the preventative maintenance checks listed above, you’ll want to do these checks every six months or 6,000 miles:

  • Car battery and cables
  • Chassis lubrication
  • Windshield wipers
  • Polish your vehicle

Every 12 Months or 12,000 Miles

Finally, you should get these car maintenance checks done annually, in addition to the three-month and six-month services:

  • Brake system
  • Coolant levels
  • Transmission fluid levels
  • Steering and suspension

Why Follow a Car Maintenance Schedule?

Jaguar vehicles are well-crafted machines, but their intricate parts still require proper lubrication and maintenance to provide peak performance. Without that routine auto service, you risk experiencing more involved issues down the road, which can lead to the need for expensive auto parts and repairs. Routine maintenance not only keeps your Jaguar car, truck, or SUV in running smoothly, but it also saves you money.

Take Advantage of the Jaguar Charleston Service Department

When your vehicle is due for routine maintenance, schedule an appointment at our service center in Charleston. Our specially trained technicians will have your car back to you in no time, and be sure to check out our rotating service specials to save money while you’re here. Don’t miss our service specials to pay less for your vehicle maintenance!

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