Road Trip Checklist

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Lochmandy Auto Group Road Trip Checklist

The experts at Lochmandy Auto Group know how to prepare a car for a road trip to ensure complete peace of mind regardless of the destination. From mountain roads to beachside streets, there’s so much to explore by vehicle. If you want to learn more about our road trip checklist for a car or how to prep a high-mileage car for a road trip, we’re here for you. Visit our car dealerships near Elkhart, IN, for auto service, new car parts and much more.

Car Maintenance Checklist

The knowledgeable auto service teams at our car dealerships in Indiana know exactly which components to inspect to keep your vehicle running smoothly throughout your car trip. Our road trip safety checklist and inspection involves many integral systems and parts such as headlights, tire tread and brake fluid level. Other pre-trip inspection items include:

  • Oil change
  • Top off fluids (windshield washer, transmission, etc.)
  • Engine and cabin air filters
  • Windshield wiper blades
  • Tire rotation and inspection
  • Brake inspection
  • Battery check
  • Headlights and taillights
  • Belts and hoses
  • Replace worn parts