Every Engine Oil Change

► Change engine oil and filter.

Reset oil life system. See Engine Oil  and Engine Oil Life System . An Emission Control Service.

► Engine coolant level check. See Engine Coolant .

► Engine cooling system inspection. Visual inspection of hoses, pipes, fittings, and clamps and replacement, if needed.

► Windshield washer fluid level check. See Washer Fluid .

► Windshield wiper blade inspection for wear, cracking, or contamination and windshield and wiper blade cleaning, if contaminated. See Exterior Care . Worn or damaged wiper blade replacement. See Wiper Blade Replacement .

► Tire inflation pressures check.

See Tire Pressure .

► Tire wear inspection. See Tire Inspection .

► Rotate tires if necessary. See Tire Rotation .

► Fluids visual leak check (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). A leak in any system must be repaired and the fluid level checked.

► Engine air cleaner filter inspection. See Engine Air Cleaner/Filter .

► Brake system inspection (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first).

► Steering and suspension inspection. Visual inspection for damaged, loose, or missing parts or signs of wear.

► Body hinges and latches, key lock cylinders, folding seat hardware, and sunroof (if equipped) lubrication. See Recommended Fluids and Lubricants . More frequent lubrication may be required when the vehicle is exposed to a corrosive environment. Applying silicone grease on weatherstrips with a clean cloth makes them last longer, seal better, and not stick or squeak.

► Restraint system component check. See Safety System Check .

► Fuel system inspection for damage or leaks.

► Exhaust system and nearby heat shields inspection for loose or damaged components.

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