INVEST TAX REFUND IN AUTO CARE
Although you may be thinking of ways to splurge with your tax refund, the car care council recommends something more practical- invest some of that money in auto care and reap the financial benefits.
"According to the Internal Revenue Service, the average tax refund is over $3,000. By simply allocating a portion to vehicle maintenance and service, you will realize big dividends in the form of safety and dependability".
With proper care, the typical vehicle should deliver at least 200,000 miles of safe, dependable performance.
Auto Technicians will tell you the key to keeping vehicles running well today and down the road is routine maintenance. Yet many drivers tend to stall when it comes to keeping up with some everyday auto basics.
89% of vehicles are in need of at least one service or repair.
Oil changes, 25% of cars had low or dirty engine oil.
Brake fluid, 13% had low or contaminated brake fluid
Air filters, 18% dirty or plugged or not properly sealed air filters
Coolant, 17% low or inadequate cooling protection
Wiper blades and contaminated or low washer fluid
Belts 18% had worn out belts
These are just a few basics to consider. There is also car specific recommened service intervals. 30,60,90,100k
A regular service schedule can keep your car running it's best. Here at Jeff's Auto, let us take all the worry out of making sure everything is up to date. Keeping your investment running smoothly.