Owner Checks and Services

At Each Fuel Stop

• Check the engine oil level. See Engine Oil.

Once a Month

• Check the tire inflation pressures. See Tire Pressure.

• Inspect the tires for wear. See Tire Inspection.

• Check the windshield washer fluid level. See Washer Fluid.

    See also:

    Chemical Paint Spotting
    Some weather and atmospheric conditions can create a chemical fallout. Airborne pollutants can fall upon and attack painted surfaces on the vehicle. This damage can take two forms: blotchy, ring ...

    Checking Brake Fluid
    The brake/clutch fluid can be checked without taking off the cap by looking at the brake/clutch fluid reservoir. The fluid level should be above MIN. If it is not, have the brake/ clutch hydraulic ...

    Engine Coolant Temperature Gage
    This gage shows the engine coolant temperature. If the gage pointer moves into the red area, the engine coolant has overheated. If you have been operating your vehicle under normal driving c ...