Does anyone remember the day when you filled your fuel tank then checked your oil? This used to be the norm, but with the modern technology in todays automobiles, we have learned to rely on the car to tell us when something is wrong.
So, your driving down the road a tire goes flat. No problem right? What if you get into your trunk and find your spare is flat? Mike Scott of Weber Chevrolet shows Mark Klose of KHITS96 how simple and easy it is to check the air in your spare tire. (one of the most neglected items on a vehicle)
Your driving home looking right into the sun and on your windshield you see a clouded view. You turn on your windshield washers only to find they give out a small squirt of fluid and a lamp lights up on your dash, LOW WASHER FLUID. This is preventable. Nick Bacott of KSHE95 discusses the virtues of checking the fluids under your hood.
Oil, the life blood of your engine: change it on a scheduled basis or you may be setting yourself up for costly repairs later. Dave Glover of 97.1 NEWS TALK discusses the maintenance required to keep your vehicle in top running condition for many years. Not changing oil at recommended intervals? Check out what can happen to an engine when it’s not taken care of properly. CLICK HERE
Tires, your life depends on them. Underinflated they create heat, heat breaks down the rubber and could cause tire failure. If you’ve ever experienced a ‘blow out’ at 70 miles per hour, you will understand this statement. Lux from 105.7 THE POINT shows how easy it is to periodically check your tire pressure. Proper inflation will also give you maximum tire life and the most effecient fuel economy.
Checking your engine oil only takes a moment. Keeping your oil level at the recommended level will keep your motor ’purring’. Lux from 105.7 THE POINT shows how just a moment of your time can save on costly repairs. Your engine is designed to run on a certain amout of oil to keep it properly lubricated. With the extended oil change time and mileage offered with the use of synthetic and synthetic blends of oil, you may find over time your engine may need oil added.
These pictures were taken while filming segments on maintaining your car, checking your oil and fluids, and how simple it is to maintain proper tire pressure by the DJ’s from KSHE95, KHITS96, 105.7 THE POINT, and FM NEWS TALK 97.1 . These informative videos will be available on their respective websites around the middle of March, 2012. Don’t miss them.
When it’s time for service get in touch with Weber Chevrolet. No one knows your Chevrolet like our service experts.