You've got a lengthy list of errands to run and exciting excursions to embark on this summer season. To make sure you get to your destination without issue, our certified service professionals have put together a brief list of five simple and quick service tips for you to check off prior to setting off and hitting the road for some sun-soaked fun around Eureka, IL this season.

  1. Check Fluid Levels: Ensuring that your model has proper fluid is a prime priority. Changing temperatures between the seasons can their toll on your model. Since one of the most frequent causes of breakdowns during the summer is overheating it's a sensible idea to ensure your engine coolant and oil levels are proper.
  2. Change Your Vehicle's Oil: Dirt, grime, and dust frequently find their way into oil systems despite the advanced design of today's modern cars, trucks, and SUVs. In that respect, regular oil changes are required to ensure that your vehicle's engine parts are properly lubricated.
  3. Test Your Vehicle's Battery: While bitter winter temperatures are certainly known to reduce battery lifetime, the summer heat can also accelerate the rate of battery fluid loss. So, we highly suggest getting your battery tested and replaced if it's on its last legs.
  4. Change Your Seasonal Tires: Swapping out your winter tires for a fresh set of summer tires isn't only a proper safety measure, it also will ultimately bolster your vehicle's fuel economy returns. Cut costs this summer season with this simple and easy maintenance service.
  5. Swap Out Your Windshield Wiper Blades: Noticed that your vision isn't entirely clear during wet or humid driving conditions? If your wipers are leaving long streaks across your vehicle's windshield, now's the time to change them.

Set up an appointment at our certified Ford service center to take advantage of our service discounts before setting off on your summer driving.

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