When you hear “severe driving conditions,” you might think of blizzards, deserts, or high winds. However, most people are surprised to find out what “severe driving conditions” entail. If you find yourself in one or more of the following severe conditions, then you need to service your vehicle more regularly than normal.
“Severe” driving conditions include one or more of the following:
driving in stop and go traffic
driving in extremely hot or cold temperatures
driving at prolonged higher engine speeds
taking multiple trips averaging 5 to 10 miles in length
frequent cold start-ups and shut downs
extensive engine idling
towing and/or hauling heavy loads
driving in dusty or muddy conditions
driving in mountainous terrain
Jiffy Lube of Indiana locations help diagnose your specific driving conditions and help you set up a customized maintenance schedule that will prolong the life of your car. Jiffy Lube of Indiana also keeps a service history on your vehicle which can be accessed at any Jiffy Lube location.