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How to keep your car running longer . Abbie Jeffries Giarria Patterson. Components to maintaining a working vehicle . Air filters Battery Belts Exhaust Wiper blades Car fluids . Hoses Lights Oil filter Shock absorbers Tires Maintenance Checklist . Air filters .

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How to keep your car running longer

How to keep your car running longer

Abbie Jeffries

Giarria Patterson


Components to maintaining a working vehicle

Components to maintaining a working vehicle

Air filters

Battery

Belts

Exhaust

Wiper blades

Car fluids

Hoses

Lights

Oil filter

Shock absorbers

Tires

Maintenance Checklist


Air filters

Air filters

  • Check Every two months…

  • Change it once a year/15,000 miles

  • A blackened air filter means replacement is needed.


Battery

Battery

  • Check as often as possible

  • Change every 2 to five years

  • Car batteries can fail due to age or defect


Belts

Belts

  • Check every month

  • Only change when the belts don't seem right...

  • There are different types of belts that should be checked


Exhaust

Exhaust

  • Check depending on how far and how often you drive your car

  • Changing your exhaust is costly and difficult because its part of a system


Wiper baldes

Wiper baldes

  • A reservoir that helps keeps you windshield and wipers clean and working properly

  • Inspect or check these whenever you can

  • should be replaced at least once a year


Car fluids

Car fluids

  • So many car fluids serve for different functions in your car

  • There's washing fluid, transmission fluid, power steering fluid, engine oil, brake fluid, and anti freeze.


Hoses

Hoses

  • There are many types of hoes to check on when looking at a car

  • The most important is the fuel pump

  • Check to see if there are any wholes/leaks or any damage if so replace


Tires

Tires

  • Check monthly

  • Keep a record of tire rotation

  • Rotate at the first 5,000 miles and every 7,500 miles thereafter.


Shock absorbers

Shock absorbers

  • No specific time to check

  • Look for oil seepage on them

  • Always replace shock absorbers in pairs


Lights

lights

  • Check and make sure all lights are working properly

  • No specific time to check or change

  • Replace when damaged, clean when dirty


Oil filters

Oil filters

  • To maintain peak performance, change oil every 3,000 miles or 3 months,

  • Replace oil filter with every oil change

  • Check oil filters as often as you get a tune up


References

References

Street Directory Retrieved June 18, 2009, from http://www.streetdirectory.com/travel_guide/58824/car_repairs/preventative_car_maintenance_repairs.html

Think your way to wealth (2008, February 11). Retrieved June 18, 2009, from http://www.thinkyourwaytowealth.com/2008/02/11/car-maintenance-the-basics/

Longhurst, C. j. (n.d.). Basic Maintenance tips. Retrieved June 18, 2009, from http://www.carbibles.com/maintenancetips.html

Car Maintenance Tips RetrievedJune 18, 2009, from http://www.iloveindia.com/cars/car-maintenance-tips/index.html


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