What are the Maintenance Myths of the Car you Should Avoid

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While servicing your car, there are several maintenance myths that should be avoided. Some common myths associated with the car are a routine oil change, don't replace one tire, tires inflated due to low pressure, warm up the car before driving, replacement of coolant & air filter. Go through these slides to learn the maintenance myths of the car that should be avoided.

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What are the Maintenance Myths of the Car you Should Avoid

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Now the automobile industry and the car service centers give you several tips for maintaining your car smoothly.

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But some of their tips might not be necessary for your car and unknowingly cost you tons of extra money without knowing about the truth behind it.

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Most of the maintenance myths recommended by the service centers for your car are actually worthless.

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If you are unsure about what kind of maintenance myths you should avoid whiles performing the maintenance of the car, go through the following points.

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Routine Oil Change on Every 3,000 Miles

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The car owners have a major misconception in their mind that they have to change the engine oil in every 3000 miles.

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Depending on the way you drive, you can perform the oil change. If you are driving the car in a dusty area with lots of stop and traffic, then change the oil after 4000 to 7500 miles.

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Don't replace one tire

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The car owner also has a major misconception that if one of their tires are patched or damaged, they can change the whole sidewall of the car.

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But if you are replacing your damaged tire with the same brand, model and size, then replace one at a time rather than four.

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Tires inflated due to low pressure

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The tire manufacturers and the vehicle manufacturers specify different rates of pressure for your car which isn't always ideal.

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To know about the relevant tire pressure of your car, go through the PSI printed figure on the driver's side doorjamb of the tire.

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Warm up the car before driving

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The car owners start their car for a few minutes to warm up and thought that the car takes too much time to warm up before running on the road.

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But the truth is once you drive the car on the road, the engine will automatically warm up and quickly get maximum fuel efficiency.

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Replace Coolant And Air Filter

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Many car mechanics suggest the car owners regarding the replacement of air filter and coolant flush on every two years for maintaining its engine.

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Change the coolant and air filter when you feel that the air filter is covered with impurities and the car engine are running below the threshold and need refueling.

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Conclusion

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The above myths will somehow help you to save your money and time as well as give your car a long-lasting life.

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So, for fulfilling all of your car maintenance needs, make sure that you contact an honest, friendly and smart service center.

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