• Change oil every 3,000 miles if you are using regular motor oil or 7,500 miles if you vehicle uses synthetic motor oil. If you aren’t certain which one your vehicle uses you can consult your owners manual or stop in and we’ll know what you need.
  • Keep up the recommended services from the manufacturer. If you haven’t been doing this or aren’t sure if this has ever been done, then start at the next service interval and extend the life of your vehicle starting now.
  • Have a tune up every 30,000 miles even if the manufacturer says once at 100,000 miles. By doing this, you will ensure that all of the parts and adjustments needed to keep the vehicle running at its best will be taken care of.
  • The brakes on a vehicle typically wear around 60,000 miles in the from and 40, 000 to 50,000 miles in the back depending on how the vehicle is driven. Having your brakes done will insure your safety and the safety of your vehicle.
  • Depending on the quality of the tires on the vehicle they will wear between 30,000 and 60,000 miles. If you notice that your tires look a bit worn stop in and we can show you how to tell when you need new tires.
  • The breather system is a part of the vehicle that we noticed many people tend to overlook. This is an important system on today’s vehicles. When this system clogs up it may cause a heavy oil leak which can be a costly repair down the road. So once again prevention can be a great savings to you.
  • Timing Belts are a good front line of defense if your vehicle happens to have one. They can need replacement as early as 60,000 miles and as late as 105,000 miles. We’ll check the wear on it every time the car is in for service to insure that you will never have any issues that a worn timing belt can cause.
  • Coolant antifreeze is an critical part of an engine’s protection system as well as transmission and brake fluids. Parrotta’s will insure that your fluids are topped off to appropriate levels and can keep them healthy and clean so your vehicle will maintain its long life.
  • With today’s vehicles a good service to perform is to decarbonize your throttle and intake plenum. This can help with faster starts, better gas mileage and smoother acceleration.