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Rely on Elgin TIRECRAFT St. Thomas for a seasonal maintenance routine that will enhance the performance of your vehicle, prevent breakdowns and protect its value. Regular maintenance can also reduce your fuel expenditure and control pollution, and a seasonal check only takes around 30 minutes.
Elgin TIRECRAFT St. Thomas is legally authorized to meet your vehicle’s seasonal service requirements and we’re pleased to offer seasonal maintenance so you can bring your vehicle to us, instead of your dealership, if you’d prefer. We use only the appropriate parts and procedures, ensuring your vehicle manufacturer is obliged to honour its warranty commitments.
The maintenance your vehicle requires in the spring to be ready for summer differs slightly to that required in the fall to be prepared for the winter. In the spring, your mechanic should be checking the following:
In the winter, your mechanic will check the same things as in the spring, in addition to:
Even if your vehicle appears to be running smoothly, unseen problems can lead to expensive repairs down the road. A recent survey by a group known as the Car Care Council found that:
A scheduled stop for maintenance will allow you to plan a day without your car. A breakdown will simply leave you stranded. Your vehicle’s owner’s manual can be an excellent source of information about required service intervals, but bear in mind that most Canadian vehicles need to comply with “severe” service schedules.
The average vehicle on the road today requires $800 in maintenance a year. Those five or more years old need an average of $1,000 in maintenance a year.
Call our shop today! We are here to keep your vehicle in peak condition!