Vehicle Maintenance Tips For Automobile Repair And Maintenance Business

The automobile repair and maintenance business needs to go the extra mile to resolve customers’ problems
  • BY Jaspreet Kaur

    Feature Writer, BusinessEx

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  • Dec 06,2018
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  • 12 Mins Read

The windy winters often freeze the car and other vehicles to still mode. Maintaining and correspondingly, running the vehicles in winters take an extra effort for drivers. In a similar manner, the automobile repair and maintenance business need to go the extra mile to resolve customers’ problems and, in turn, offers special winter vehicle maintenance services to the customers.  Unlike summers, the automobiles don’t require minor repairing chores or fixations in the winters. The winters are entirely different because, during this time, automobiles’ engines, which are the main component of the car, require extra attention. Further, the constant heating that is given to the automobiles makes the vehicles even more prone to accidents and engine-bursts.

To mitigate such problems, the automobile repairing businesses need to examine the cars thoroughly. If the automobile maintenance business’s entrepreneur is new in the automobile industry, then he may not know what automobile facilities should be offered during the winters. To make the vehicles more efficient, the entrepreneurs should offer following vehicle maintenance services.

  1. Oil And Oil Filter

To properly maintain the car, it is imperative for the automobile repairing business to recommend car owners to change the oil. Frequent oil changes facilitate in increasing the durability of the car. The oil lubricates the internal organ of the engine and thus, makes the engine more durable.

Another component that is essential for running the car is the oil filter. The oil filter acts as a refinery product when it passes through the engine and washes away all the contaminants from the engine. While cleaning the engine, the automobile maintenance enterprise should employ high-quality oil filters as cheap oil filters cannot give desirable results.

  1. Car Fluids

In winters, running the car can be a daunting task for the car owners. To improve the customers’ experience, the automobile maintenance business should change the car fluids periodically. These car fluids are in total seven and each fluid individually contributes in improve in the car durability.

Thus, the business owner or garage owner should check if the car is not leaking. If the car leakage is detected earlier then the garage owner would be saving the customers from future expenses. Furthermore, the business owner should add car flushes in the system to keep the car temperature moderate and reduce chances of the engine-bursts.

  1. Wiper blades

Wipers of the car are primarily used during the monsoon, although sometimes they are used in winters too when dew collects on the windshield or snow sticks to the glass. Owing to which, the blades of the wipers damage or partially breaks and cannot be used further.

While examining the car, the entrepreneur should highlight the problem if he finds wiper blades broken. He should instantly replace the broken wiper blades with the new one.

  1. Charging System

During the winters, car’s charging system is mostly affected by the outside cold temperature. The cold temperature can easily corrode as well as mount the charging system which, in turn, deteriorates the system. Such minor problems can spoil the customers’ driving experience and thus, the garage owner should replace the charging system if he ascertains any flaw in the system.

  1. Windshield

The windshield is an imperative component to look after while examining the car. A small crack in the windshield can diminish the overall safety of the car owner. Further, airbags, seat belts and roof stability turn ineffective in accidents if the windshield is broken.

So, the garage owner should consider the safety of the car owner, and change the windshield instantly rather than fixing the cracks.

Offer the above-mentioned vehicle maintenance services to augment the customers’ driving experience.   


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