Summer Auto Tips

Chula Vista, Woman, Car Overheating, Auto RepairAs temperatures increase, so do the demands made on your vehicle. So make sure your vehicle is up to summer’s challenge.

How can you help your car cope? 

  • Check your tires often, heat cause your tires to expand which can increase your chances for a blowout.
  • In extreme summer temperatures, you may have to change the grade of your engine oil. Choosing the right type of oil can man a huge impact on your fuel economy.
  • Check the cooling system—both hoses and radiator—for leaks.
  • Check the coolant recovery reservoir under the hood when the engine is cold. Add the coolant recommended in your owner’s manual, if required.