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April is National Truck Tune-Up Month

April 27, 2015

AprilTruck-TuneUp2April is National Truck tune-up Month so spring into action and follow these 5 basic maintenance procedures that you can perform this weekend. This will ensure your truck is in great shape for the summer driving season!

  1. Check all fluids, including engine oil, power steering, brake and transmission as well as windshield washer solvent and antifreeze/coolant.
  2. Check the hoses and belts to make sure they are not cracked, brittle, frayed, loose or showing signs of excessive wear.
  3. Check the battery and replace if necessary. Make sure the connection is clean, tight and corrosion-free.
  4. Check the brake system annually and have the brake linings, rotors and drums inspected at each oil change.
  5. Clean your engine by adding Stiction Eliminator, Diesel Extreme and Transmission Stiction Eliminator to your engine.