Have your car’s wheel alignment checked
You should get wheel alignment checked every 25,000 miles. Also get it checked when you buy new tires or when you replace some steering parts . If your car pulls in one side and your steering is stiffer than normal, you probably have an alignment problem.
Top off your brake fluid regularly
You should check your brake fluid regularly. Wipe off dirt from master cylinder lid before opening it. Only add the fluid recommended by car maker. Never substitute it with other fluids, such as power-steering fluid, or transmission fluid.
Care for anti-lock brakes
Cars anti-lock braking system is quite sensitive to moisture, which can easily rot the brake lines and ruin the expensive ABS pump. Since brake fluid attracts lot of moisture, it should be purged or “bled” at least every four years, or as specified in your owner’s manual.
Change oil frequently
Frequent oil changes can maximize your car engine’s life and keep it in top most condition, especially if you drive a lot in stop-and-go traffic.
Change the filters
There are many filters (fuel, oil, air and transmission) that preserve your car’s engine. They should be changed as per the schedule in your owner’s manual. Check the air filter at least every three months and immediately replace it if it is dirty. Change your transmission fluid filter after ever 22,000 miles.
Run your car’s AC in winter season To keep your car’s AC fit for the summer season, you should run it a few times throughout the winters. Circulating the refrigerant will help keep all the seals soft and pliant. This will also prevent all moving parts of the machine from seizing.