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Keep Your Business Moving with Nalley Ford Sandy Springs

A reliable fleet is essential whether your business runs one vehicle or 100. You need vehicles you can count on to be out there every day. Trusting Nalley Ford Sandy Springs Ford for Parts and Service to maintain your vehicle can enhance performance and reliability, help extend the vehicle's life and improve resale value. 

Routine maintenance is the best way to help ensure you get the performance, dependability, long life and resale value you expect from your vehicle. This is exactly why we've put together the Scheduled Maintenance Guide. It outlines the services required to properly maintain your vehicle and when they should be performed. The focus is on maintaining your vehicle while it's running great, which goes a long way toward preventing major repairs and expenses later.

Scheduled Maintenance Guide

Check every month for all vehicles

- Check function of all interior and exterior lights.
- Check tires for wear and proper air pressure, including spare.
- Check engine oil fluid level.
- Check windshield washer fluid level

Check every six months for all vehicles

- Check lap/shoulder belts and seat latches for wear and proper operation.
- Check that externally mounted spare tire is properly stowed (tight) (see your
Owner's Guide).
- Check power steering fluid level.
- Check washer spray, wiper operation, and clean all wiper blades (replace blades as necessary).
- Check parking brake for proper operation.
- Check and lubricate all hinges, latches, door check straps (see dealer) and outside locks.
- Check and lubricate upper and lower sliding door tracks, if equipped.
- Check and clean sliding door contact switches, if equipped.
- Check and lubricate door rubber weatherstrips.
- Check and clean body and door drain holes.
- Check safety warning lamps (brake, ABS, air bag, safety belt) for operation.
- Check engine cooling system level and strength.
- Check battery connections and clean if necessary.
- Check clutch fluid level, if equipped.

Retightening lug nuts

- On vehicles equipped with dual rear wheels, retighten the wheel lug nuts to the specified torque at 100 miles (160 km), and again at 500 miles (800 km) of new vehicle operation and after any wheel disturbance (tire rotation, changing a flat tire, wheel removal, etc.).
- Refer to Wheel Lug Nut Torque Specification in your Owner's Guide for the proper lug nut torque specification

Normal Schedule Trucks, Fullsize Vans and SUVs

7,500 Miles
- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

15,000 Miles
- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Replace cabin air filter (if equipped)
- Inspect steering linkage, suspension and, if
equipped, driveshaft, ball joints and U-joints
- Inspect engine cooling system and hoses
- Inspect brake pads, shoes, rotors, drums, brake
lines and hoses and parking brake system.
- Inspect half shaft boots (if equipped)
- Inspect exhaust system and heat shields
- Inspect engine air filter
- Inspect automatic transmission fluid level (if
equipped with an underhood dipstick)
Lubricate ball joints and U-joints (if equipped
with zerk fittings)
- Inspect and lubricate 4x4 front axle U-joints
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

22,500 Miles

- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

30,000 Miles

- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Vehicles equipped with the TorqShift transmission
and the externally-mounted remote filter element,
replace the automatic transmission fluid and
the externally-mounted remote filter element (if
equipped). Inspect automatic
transmission/transaxle fluid level on all other
vehicles if equipped with dipstick. Consult your
dealer for particular requirements.
- Replace cabin air filter (if equipped)
- Replace climate-controlled seat filter (if equipped)
- Replace engine air filter
- Replace fuel filter
- Inspect steering linkage, suspension and, if
equipped, driveshaft, ball joints and U-joints
- Inspect engine cooling system and hoses
- Inspect brake pads, shoes, rotors, drums, brake
lines and hoses and parking brake system.
- Inspect half shaft boots (if equipped)
- Inspect exhaust system and heat shields
- Lubricate ball joints and U-joints (if equipped
with zerk fittings)
- Inspect and lubricate 4x4 front axle U-joints
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

37,500 Miles

- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

45,000 Miles

- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
Replace cabin air filter (if equipped)
- Inspect steering linkage, suspension and, if
equipped, driveshaft, ball joints and U-joints
- Inspect engine cooling system and hoses
- Inspect brake pads, shoes, rotors, drums, brake
lines and hoses and parking brake system.
- Inspect half shaft boots (if equipped)
- Inspect exhaust system and heat shields
- Inspect engine air filter
- Inspect automatic transmission fluid level (if
equipped with an underhood dipstick)
Lubricate ball joints and U-joints (if equipped
with zerk fittings)
- Inspect and lubricate 4x4 front axle U-joints
Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

52,500 Miles

- Change engine oil and replace oil filter
- Perform multi-point inspection (recommended)
- Rotate tires, inspect tires for wear and measure
tread depth (vehicles with dual rear wheels
should only rotate if unusual wear is noted)
- Inspect wheels for end play and noise

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Nalley Ford Sandy Springs

7555 Roswell Rd
Directions Atlanta, GA 30350

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