Maintaining your vehicle is incredibly important to ensure that it is roadworthy. This can include everything from checking the tyres and the alloys for damage and working with an Alloy Repair Cheltenham company such as apexwheels.co.uk/ to repair these, as well as looking at more mechanical elements of the vehicle.
You should always check your brake lights and your headlights to make sure that they are working and also your indicators. It is a legal requirement for your lights to be working so that your vehicle can be seen in the dark and half-light as well as other road users benign able to identify when you are braking and changing direction.
Other important areas are checking your windscreen to make sure that there are no cracks in it, especially in the eye-line of the driver. Again this can be corrected easily by contacting a windscreen repair professional. Make sure that your windscreen water bottle is also filled with water and windscreen wash to help if you have dirt on your windscreen that needs to be cleaned off whilst you are driving.
Next is checking the oil levels in your car. This can be easily done by taking the dipstick and placing it in the oil to see how much is in there. All of these things can be checked, topped up and replaced as a part of a service.