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What to Inspect Before A Long Car Trip

If you're planning a long car journey any time soon, one thing you should put at the top of your planning list is a vehicle inspection and service. Long drives can take a toll on our vehicles, and if your car is due for service, getting that taken care of before hitting the road is vital when it comes to avoiding vehicle breakdowns and issues along the way. 

At Pro Auto Care, we can assist with making sure that your car is all set for the long journey and is up to date will all important services. Be sure to have an inspection completed at least a week before your planned trip, just in case you do need a repair completed before you hit the road.

Here are some things to have inspected before a long car trip:

  • All fluids and motor oil
  • Belts & hoses
  • Brake system
  • Cooling system
  • Steering & suspension
  • Alignment
  • Tires
  • Exterior lights
  • A/C/heating

So before you head out on your next road trip, be sure to stop by the professionals here at Pro Auto Care for professional service and peace of mind on the road. We look foward to seeing you soon!