Monthly Archives: June 2022

Monday Maintenance: Fluid Flushes

Monday Maintenance: Fluid Flushes

Welcome to today’s #MaintenanceMonday series - your sure-fire guide to keeping your vehicle in top operating condition! This week we’d like to draw your attention to fluid flushes - what are they exactly, why are they recommended, and are they actually necessary to extend the life of your vehicle? Your vehicle is composed of many different parts and a multitude of fluids, along with chemical additives, that are pumped through the different vehicle parts to lubricate the components and to protect them from wear and tear which naturally break down and decompose over time. A fluid flush is often the first step and one of the easiest and least expensive ways to extend the life of your vehicle. What is a fluid flush? First and foremost a fluid flush is not the same as a fluid change/drain and refill. Changing a fluid simply means draining the old fluid and refilling with new, fresh fluid. The most common example of this would be your standard oil c ... read more