There are many reasons to buy a new FIAT, including value, performance, fuel economy, and head-turning European styling. However, there are even more reasons to keep your new FIAT in tiptop shape. Not only does good maintenance increase the life of your vehicle, but it can also help you retain the car’s resale value so you get the most money back on your investment when the time comes to trade it in. So if you want to keep your FIAT looking and running like new through the years, follow these helpful maintenance tips:
- Don’t Neglect Regularly Scheduled Maintenance
Although regularly scheduled maintenance may not be a priority in your automotive budget, it should be if you want to keep your FIAT in good running condition. From oil changes and timing belt replacements to filter cleanings and tire rotations, the maintenance services that are scheduled for your vehicle are designed to reduce the amount of wear and tear on the engine.
- Keep Your Vehicle Washed and Waxed
Beside heart-pounding performance, one of the most appealing characteristics of a FIAT is its head-turning good looks. In order to maintain the appearance of your vehicle, it’s important that you keep it washed and waxed throughout the year. This is especially important during the winter months, in order to protect the paint job from the harmful effects of road salt. To ensure that your vehicle is properly taken care of, we recommend having it washed and waxed by professional detailers.
- Seek Professional Maintenance and Service
Most importantly of all, it’s crucial that only professionally trained mechanics and automotive repair technicians work on your vehicle when maintenance or service is required. Fortunately, the state-of-the-art service centre here at Johnston FIAT employs factory-trained technicians who will treat your vehicle with the delicate care that it needs to ensure that it performs like new for many years to come.
With over 80 years of maintenance and repair experience, the service department here at Johnston Chrysler Dodge Jeep FIAT will keep your vehicle in good running condition for as long as you own it. From routine maintenance to extensive collision repair, our service department does it all. To schedule a service appointment for your FIAT, contact us online or call (905) 388-5502.