Fall Maintenance For Your Mercedes-Benz| Wappingers Falls, NY

September 28th, 2021 by

September is almost over, and before we know it we will be shifting into the winter season. That means harsher weather and road conditions. Before that happens, we highly recommend getting your beloved Mercedes-Benz back into tip-top shape for the winter season. Haven’t started your fall maintenance yet? No problem, the professionals here at Mercedes-Benz of Wappingers Falls can get you in, out, and on the road in no time. Simply give us a call or schedule your certified Mercedes-Benz service online! Are you a big DIY-er? Well lucky for you, this week’s blog is dedicated to you. If you’re ready to roll up your sleeves to start checking off your to-do list, we’ve got everything you need below! Take a peek now!

Fall Car Checklist:

Short-Term Check-Ups

  1. Check oil and coolant levels
  2. Replace air filters
  3. Make sure your vehicle’s tires are filled to the recommended pressure level 
  4. Check Tread depth and make sure it is thick enough to make it through the winter
  5. Check all of your lights, this includes headlights, turn signals, brake, and parking lights
  6. Oil and filter replacement 
  7. Rotate your tires 
  8. Waz vehicle to protect exterior paint from cracking in winter weather

Long-Term Check-Ups:

  1. Transmission fluid level
  2. Transfer case fluid
  3. Inspect shocks and struts
  4. Coolant fluid exchange
  5. Check spark plug
  6. Serpentine belt
  7. Front and/or rear differential

Season Check-Ups:

  1. Replace windshield wipers
  2. Battery performance check
  3. Change Tires
  4. Check coolant levels
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