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What is My Ford Service Schedule?

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The key to keeping any vehicle in top shape is following the proper car maintenance schedule. So, “What is my car maintenance schedule?” Although it will depend on the vehicle’s body style, such as an SUV or a sedan, there are still general guidelines you can follow to ensure your vehicle is properly taken care of. Learn more with Roesch Ford’s standard Ford maintenance schedule below, then schedule service with our experts in Bensenville!

Basic Ford Service Schedule

Your vehicle consists of several components that are vital to its overall health and performance on Addison roads, which is why you must have it checked regularly to ensure everything is running smoothly. Take a look at Roesch Ford’s recommended Ford maintenance schedule below: 

Every 3 months or 3,000 miles:

  • Engine oil and air filter
  • Automatic transmission, power steering, wiper fluid levels
  • Fuel filter
  • Belts, exhaust, and hoses
  • All lights inside and out
  • Tire pressure, tire tread wear and tear check

Every 6 months or 6,000 miles:

  • Windshield wipers
  • Chassis lubrication
  • Car battery and cables
  • Polish your vehicle

Every 12 months or 12,000 miles:

  • Coolant levels
  • Brake system
  • Steering and suspension
  • Transmission fluid levels

Following a regular car maintenance schedule not only ensures the continued performance of your vehicle, but it also allows service technicians to find any underlying issues and fix them before they become a bigger issue. Depending on how often you use your car, you should adjust your Ford service schedule accordingly.

Follow These Car Maintenance Tips Monthly

In addition to following a regular car maintenance schedule, you can take the following monthly steps at your Elmhurst home to ensure your vehicle stays in optimal condition:

  • Refill windshield wiper fluid if necessary
  • Make sure your car’s check engine light isn’t on
  • Ensure all the interior and exterior lights work
  • Check your tire pressure and tread
  • Clean the interior and exterior of your car

Turn to the Service Experts at Roesch Ford 

Now that you know what a proper Ford service schedule consists of, you’re ready to schedule service with our factory-trained technicians near Villa Park! Whether you need a routine oil change or major repairs after an accident, you can rely on the professionals at the Roesch Ford service center to get the job done quickly, efficiently, and correctly – the first time! Do you have questions about our Ford maintenance schedule? Don’t hesitate to contact us. While you’re here, be sure to check out our rotating selection of service specials!


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