Maintenance Schedules

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3,750 – 11,250 – 18,750 – 26,250 – 33,750 – 41,250 – 48,750 – 56,250 – 63,750 – 71,250 – 78,750 – 86,250 MILES SERVICE

Change engine oil and filter Replace oil filter
Check and adjust tire pressures Perform safety inspection

7,500 – 22,250 – 37,500 – 52,500 – 67,500 – 82,500 – 97,500 MILES SERVICE

Change engine oil Inspect suspension components
Change engine oil filter Inspect steering system
Add BG deposit control kit Perform safety inspection
Rotate, balance, and inspect tires Top off all fluid levels
Inspect rear brakes Inspect brake lines and hoses
Inspect front brakes Perform road test

15,000 – 45,000 – 75,000 – 105,000 MILES SERVICE

Change engine oil and filter Inspect steering system
Top off all fluid levels Drain and refill transmission
Add BG deposit control kit Check or adjust all engine specs
Rotate and balance tires Perform safety inspection
Inspect brake lines and hoses Perform road test
Inspect front and rear brakes ALSO RECOMMENDED AT THIS TIME:
Inspect suspension components Throttle plenum service

30,000 – 90,000 – 150,000 MILES SERVICE

Change engine oil Flush brake fluid
Change engine oil filter Flush and refill coolant
Add BG deposit control kit Adjust valves (if applicable)
Rotate and balance tires Service transmission-change fluid and check adjustments
Inspect brake lines and hoses Check or adjust all engine specs
Inspect front brakes Perform safety inspection
Inspect rear brakes Top off all fluid levels
Replace spark plugs (non-platinum) Perform road test
Replace air filter
ALSO RECOMMENDED AT THIS TIME:
Replace fuel filter Fuel induction service ($99.95)
We also offer a premium automatic transmission fluid/flush exchange service to extend the life of your transmission.

60,000 – 120,000 – 180,000 MILES SERVICE

Change engine oil Service transmission (change fluid and check adjustments)
Change engine oil filter Flush and refill coolant
Add BG deposit control kit Check or adjust all engine specs
Rotate and balance tires Perform safety inspection
Inspect brake lines and hoses Top off all fluid levels
Inspect front brakes Perform road test
Inspect rear brakes ALSO RECOMMENDED AT THIS TIME:
Major tune up Fuel induction service
Replace fuel filter Power steering service
Flush brake fluid
Adjust valves