Why It’s Important to Do Your 30k/60k/90k Services

August 14th, 2015 by

service departmentWe at Bosak Honda Highland always stress that drivers get their 30k, 60k, and 90k services done in a timely manner so that their vehicles run as well as possible for as long as possible. It’s simple to make an appointment to get your check-up—drivers can schedule service with Bosak Honda Highland online. However, if you’re wondering why 30k, 60k, and 90k service check-ups are so very important, we have some information for you.

What’s Beneficial About 30k/60k/90 Services

The most common routine checkup intervals happen every 30,000 miles, no matter what vehicle you’re driving. The 30,000 mile routine service is arguably the most important—mostly because your warranty could be denied if you forgo 30k service. Because many newer warranties are over 60k miles, the same applies in many cases to your 60k service. But, beyond warranty issues, 30k interval services are important to keep down the long-term costs of automobile ownership.

Your normal 30k mile services include: oil change, visual maintenance, fluid changes, tire rotation, filter replacement, and a road test. Oil changes are especially important. Oil, as many drivers know, keeps your engine lubricated. If your oil begins to clump up, the essential parts of your engine will begin to abrade and corrode. If you don’t have your filter changed, debris and dust can accumulate in your engine, reducing its performance and costing you even more for repairs down the line.

Additionally, you want to look to the exterior as well. Regular tire rotation performed every 30k miles balances the wear between the front and rear axles. Without it, your vehicle’s body can get damaged and worn down, and your overall fuel efficiency can decline as your tires perform less effectively.

You can consult your owner’s manual to learn which specific services your manufacturer recommends for 30k, 60k, and 90k services. But remember that regardless of the vehicle, 30k interval service is essential. Without it, you can void your warranty and compound the amount you will be paying on repairs. We’re fairly confident that most drivers want to avoid that!

Contact Bosak Honda Highland for 30k Service

If you need 30k, 60k, or 90k Honda service, call Bosak Honda Highland’s services department at (800) 949-7915, or contact us online. We can’t wait to serve you!

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