Not every driver thinks a lot about taking proper care of their car. But if you’re careful and follow some easy but necessary rules, you can avoid expensive service and maintenance and prevent your car from being damaged.
Bright Side likes to find and share tips that make our life easier. Especially for you, we gathered some tricks that will help your car last longer.
7. Avoid extremely low or high tire pressure.
Very often, tire pressure gets too low or high and it increases the fuel consumption and negativelyaffects the car’s drivability, for example, it may lead to skidding or to an accident.
To avoid these situations, you have to change your tires in a timely fashion. First, don’t forget about the seasonal tire change. Second, switch front and rear tires at least once a year.
6. Avoid abrupt braking and sharp acceleration.
Sharp acceleration and abrupt braking are harmful for cars. They do a number on the different systems in the car: for example, the gearbox and the engine suffer a lot, brake pads and brake discs deteriorate faster, brakes’ serviceability reduces, and you’re more likely to get into an accident.