… he’s read and followed his owner’s manual and maintenance schedule to the letter. He’s also a stickler for fluids, he checked them weekly, switching them seasonally (10W-30 in summer and 5W-30 in winter), and changed them every 5,000 miles. He’s been loyal to the same brand of oil and never let it go below a quart low.
I know that Joe’s story is not ordinary, but his dedication to taking car of his car shows that you can extend your vehicle’s life if you follow a regular maintenance schedule.
DIY Car Maintenance?
What if you are limited on your budget or you have some spare time, could you do some of the car care yourself?
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