Keeping your car in good physical shape is a vital part of making sure that your car is running as long as possible. Many car owners are not certain what type of routine maintenance is required to maintain car performance. There are numerous of scheduled car maintenance bits and pieces that need to be replaced or checked regularly when your vehicle reaches a certain amount of miles. Mitsubishi makes have mapped out owner’s manuals for exactly when the suggested services need to be completed. For a more typical and concise general idea we have provided you with an easy to follow list below of standard maintenance. This list can be useful to nearly every make and model regardless of brand.
A number of of these regular check-ups can be completed yourself such as checking tire inflation, lights, exhaust for leaks, and more! See our service page to find a Mitsubishi service department or auto body shop in the Charlotte, NC area.
Check Windshield Wiper Fluid
Check Tire Inflation and Perform Visual Inspection for Wear/Damage
Check Lights (tail lights, headlights, fog lights)
Cleaning (engine, battery, interior, exterior)
Every 3 Months or 3,000 Miles in Addition to monthly services:
Oil and Filter Change
Look over Exhaust for Leaks or Damage
Check Automatic Transmission Fluid Levels
Examine Belts and Hoses for Cracks/Excess Wear
Check Battery and Cable Connection
Check and Replace Engine Air Filter if full of extra particles
Every 6 Months or 6,000 Miles In Addition to Previous Monthly Services:
Replace Wiper Blades
Check Chassis Lubrication
Inspect Lug Bolts
Check Tire Tread Depth
Check Spark Plug Wire
Every Year or 12,000 Miles In Addition to Previous Monthly Services:
Check and Replace Spark Plugs if Needed
ABS Sensor Inspection
Check Steering and Suspension
Cabin Air Filter Replacement
Check and Refill Coolant
Fuel Pressure Regulator Inspection
Timing Belt Inspection
With a Powertrain Warranty, many services are covered if anything goes wrong. Stay covered and safe for 5 years / 60,000 miles! There are other warranties on the Mitsubishi website to choose from.
At our service department we will work on Mitsubishi or other makes for your convenience. Find skilled mechanics for any Mitsubishi model. Trust us to keep your vehicle in the best shape possible for as long as possible. Stop in today or fill out our service appointment form to get the routine maintenance done that your vehicle needs!