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Don’t “Fall” Behind On Your Automotive Maintenance

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It’s hard to believe that it is already September, but as the days get cooler it is important to remember to get your vehicle ready for the colder Wisconsin weather. Here at Heiser we are dedicated to giving you the best service throughout all the seasons. It is important to remember that regular, routine maintenance can help improve your gasoline mileage, reduce pollution, and catch minor problems before they become big headaches. Here are some great tips to make sure you don’t “fall” behind on your automotive maintenance.

First things first, remember to read your owner’s manual and follow the manufacturer’s recommended service schedules.

ENGINE PERFORMANCE: Get engine drivability problems (hard starts, rough idling, stalling, diminished power, etc.) corrected at by a certified Heiser technician. Cold weather makes existing problems worse. Replace dirty filters too.  A poorly running engine is less efficient and burns more gasoline.

OIL: Change your oil and oil filter as specified in y…