Preventive Maintenance Can Protect Your Subaru Investment
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What is Preventative Maintenance & Why is it Important?

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'Preventative Maintenance' is a phrase that's thrown around a lot, and it refers to things like oil changes, brake jobs, and even tire replacements. It's important because the rigors of the roads and trails will take their toll, even on a Subaru. There are a wide range of services that fall under the preventative maintenance category, but they all have one thing in common. They're services that are necessary to prevent damage. Automotive fluids will wear out and need to be replaced before they stop doing their important job. Brake pads are designed to wear down over time, and they'll need to be replaced to prevent further damage to other components like the brake rotors or calipers.

Preventive Subaru maintenance will maximize your vehicle safety and resale value
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What Else Should I Know About Preventative Maintenance?

While the regular engine oil change is perhaps the most widely understood preventative maintenance service, it's important to remember the rest of the vehicle beyond the engine. Making sure your wheels are properly aligned prevents ruining good tires and other possibly dangerous situations that can come from misaligned wheels. All the fluids in your Subaru, including in the differentials, transmission, coolant system and more will need to be replaced to prevent failure once they become too old and worn out.

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Contact Carter Subaru Ballard for More Information About Your Subaru Questions in Seattle

Today's vehicles are incredibly complex marvels of engineering, and we think our customers are best served when they're well informed. We invite you to give us a call and chat about any questions you may have about your Subaru and its service. We know your time is valuable, so it only takes a moment to fill out our online service scheduling form, or simply stop by without an appointment at 5201 Leary Ave. NW, Seattle, WA 98107.

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Why Trust Carter Subaru Ballard For All Your Automotive Needs?

Subaru continues to be an industry leader in providing innovative, safe, and capable vehicles. When it comes to getting the most from your Subaru, it pays to trust the experts who know it best. That's why we staff our state-of-the-art service center with some of the absolute best factory-trained technicians in the business. We know your Subaru model inside and out, so you can count on the very best service, maintenance, and repair for your ride. We'll only use OEM and factory-approved parts for the best reliability. Since these are conveniently available in our onsite parts department, you won't be waiting around any longer than necessary to get your Subaru back from service. Find out more in Frequently Asked Question pages like this one, or feel free to see us in person. We're proud to serve West Seattle at Carter Subaru Ballard, and we look forward to serving you.

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    5201 Leary Ave NW
    Seattle, WA 98107

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