There are a number of benefits to getting your car serviced regularly. It’s not a legal requirement, but servicing your car can act as a type of preventative maintenance. It can save you a lot of money in the long run! So why service your car? Today we discuss some of the top reasons.
Having your car serviced regularly can help to identify any potential issues before they become major problems. Your mechanic will carry out a number of essential vehicle checks, such as checking your brakes and suspension. This is especially important as your car gets older and if you clock up a lot of kilometers each year. Ensuring your vehicle has been checked thoroughly means your car is likely to be safer on the road. Getting a full service of your car regularly should also ensure it’s in really good shape for your NCT.
If you service your car regularly, you’re more likely to save money in the long run. Having your air and oil filters changed during a service can greatly improve engine and fuel efficiency. This means you could spend less on fuel and get more for your money. Servicing your car can also identify potential issues before they become expensive problems. Having to replace an essential component of your vehicle following a service is often far less expensive than if you were to break down as a result of a problem. Your mechanic will always check your oil to see if it needs to be replaced. If your vehicle didn’t have sufficient oil or if it needed to be changed, you could end up causing major damage to your engine. This can be a very costly exercise, and is one of the key reasons why you should service your car regularly.
Not only will regular servicing increase the lifespan of your car, it can also help to retain its value. A car with a full service history can be a very important factor for many buyers, if you decide to sell in the future.
Larkin Automotive is delighted to provide a professional vehicle servicing for all makes and models, including 4×4 and light commercial vehicles. We retain a digital service record and will provide a complete service of your car. We check crucial elements like brakes, suspension and oil for maintenance and replacement if needed. We’re open 6 days a week, so call us today to schedule your next service!