Just as we take care of ourselves, by eating good food and by exercising daily, we need to take care of our car as well. And when it comes to taking care of our cars, it is not just protecting it from the dents or dust. Taking wholesome care of the car, right from its engine, to the inside and the outside is what all counts in taking care of the car. Saloon pledge [รับจำนำรถเก๋ง, which is the term in Thai] to call it.
It often is very sad to pay unnecessarily for the car repairs, and with the economy holding up as it is, it gets more difficult to even think about spending money on the car repairs.
Here are some of the things you can do to keep your car in the best shape possible.
- Keep the oil in the car in check:
Just like we humans run on blood, the cars run on oil. Next time when you take your car for servicing, have your mechanic show you how to check the oil in your car. So if you feel like there is a problem in your car, you can check the oil in the car yourself.
- Maintain the brakes, the battery, and belts of your car in good condition:
The braking systems of the modern car are designed to be replaced periodically. So when you spot a problem in the braking system of your car, have it checked from the mechanic, and change it if needed. Do not ignore the signals given by your car, because if you have the brakes failing, you will have a severe accident.
- Pay attention to the warning signs:
Often, cars have a system where if something is wrong with the engine, or any other lights on the dashboard, take the car to the mechanic immediately. Ignoring those signs or delaying the repair will cost you almost double, and moreover, it will also double the damage of the car, and it may sometimes happen that it might go beyond repairs.
Another essential thing to consider is always to use reputed machines in your car. Don’t go for the machines of low quality just because of the low cost. Have reputed machines in your car. Otherwise, it will damage the car in the long run.
So these were a few measures you can take to make sure that your car is always in the best possible shape.