The various parts of the vehicle are important to have inspected on a regular basis. When you bring the vehicle in for regular appointments, there are several things that we look at and inspect for you. We will check each of the tires for the vehicle. The air pressure will help improve how they rotate when you drive. If a tire is low on air, then you will notice that the tire starts to wear unevenly compared to the other tires. The tread should also be good as well. If the tread has worn out, you will start to notice the vehicle sliding or pulling in a direction on the road.
The lights of the vehicle should be inspected as well. All the lights should be in proper working order. This should include all the lights of the vehicle. The headlights, high beams, fog lights, emergency flashers, turn signals, brake lights, and rear lights. If the lights are less than ideal, make sure to bring it in so we can inspect them. Sometimes adjusting how they are aimed or cleaning them will make them more efficient.
Also check the brake system for your vehicle. This should include each part of the brake system. Brake rotors, brake pads, the brake fluid, and other parts are all essential to help keep the vehicle safe when you drive. We can even check the emergency brake to make sure that is able to work correctly.
The steering and alignment should also be inspected. If it is loose or failing, you will want to have it fixed as soon as possible. The components and parts of the steering should be fixed if you notice the alignment is off. Any serious alignment issue can be fixed right away to help prevent another issue from forming. If you notice the vehicle pulling in one direction or the other, this could be a sign. It may also be an indication that the tire has low air pressure, so make sure to bring it in for us to check.