Monthly Archives: April 2023

How to Get Your Car Ready for Springtime

How to Get Your Car Ready for Springtime    The coming of spring is always a welcomed change! Warmer weather, longer days, and the chance to get outside after the cold winter months. It’s also a great time to give your car some extra TLC so that it can withstand the changing seasons and remain reliable throughout them. Let's go over some of the essential steps you should take to get your car ready for springtime.      Check Your Battery and Fluids  One of the first things you should do when getting your car ready for spring is to check your battery and fluids. Cold temperatures can take a toll on both, so it’s important that you make sure everything is in working order before the real heat sets in. Have your battery tested at a nearby auto shop or use a multimeter if you have one handy. Replace any fluids as needed, such as oil, antifreeze/coolant, brake fluid, power steering fluid, wiper fluid, transmission fluid, or air filter clean ... read more