Buick Service Intervals

Have Your Vehicle Serviced at Bill Marsh Buick GMC

Owning a car is a lot of responsibility, and one of those responsibilities is maintaining it properly. Vehicles don't last forever, and whether due to age, weather, or wear, parts will begin to break down over time. To ensure that minor issues don't become larger problems, it's best to have your vehicle looked at by a professional from time to time, and that's where our service center comes in.

At our service center, we have top-notch mechanics that have decades of combined experience. Due to that experience, our technicians can spot problems before they arise and repair any if they already have. If you'd like to take a more proactive approach to your vehicle's maintenance, we'll be discussing how often you should bring your vehicle in for service.

5,000 Mile Service

If you're from the Gaylord area and only drive your vehicle to work or on the weekends, then bringing your vehicle in for service every 5,000 miles is a good idea. Depending on your vehicle's model, other services may be required, but generally, the following are the services we'll offer.

  • Oil & filter changes
  • Tire rotations
  • Adding a fuel system cleaner to the fuel tank
  • Lubricate the suspension, hinges, & lock cylinders
  • Perform a multi-point inspection

Every 10,000 miles, 40,000, 70,000, etc. we'll also add in:

  • Engine Performance Services

20,000 Mile Service

Are you a Manton or Mancelona driver who uses you're vehicle more fequently? If so, then bringing your vehicle in for service every 20,000 miles is recommended. This also applies for every 40,000, 60,000, etc. It's always a good idea to talk to us about the recommended services your vehicle requires, but you can expect the following when we look at your car.

  • Oil & filter changes
  • Tire rotations
  • Adding a fuel system cleaner to the fuel tank
  • Relace cabin air filters
  • Replace engine air filters
  • Lubricate the suspension, hinges, & lock cylinders
  • Perform a multi-point inspection
  • Engine performance service
  • Fuel / Air induction service
  • Evaporator service

30,000 Mile Services

We know that people have busy lives and if you're a Glen Arbor local who travels a lot, then brining your vehicle in for service every 5,000 miles or 20,000 miles may not be ideal. If this is the case, then we recommend having service done every 30,000 miles. If you bring your vehicle in every 30k miles we'll perform the following services.

  • Oil & filter changes
  • Tire rotations
  • Adding a fuel system cleaner to the fuel tank
  • Perform drive line services
  • Clean and inspect the axles seals for damage or leakage
  • Replace engine air filters
  • Lubricate the suspension, hinges, & lock cylinders
  • Perform a multi-point inspection
  • Engine performance service
  • Battery service
  • Brake fluid service
  • Brake caliper service
  • Powering steering service

45,000 Mile Services

If you're a Elk Rapids resident and drive to frequently to bring your vehicle in for service every 30k miles, then we definitely recommend trying every 45,000 miles. When you bring your vehicle in for service, you can expect the following services.

  • Oil & filter changes
  • Rotate tires
  • Adding a fuel system cleaner to the fuel tank
  • Perform cooling system service
  • Perform transmission fluid service
  • Lubricate the suspension, hinges, & lock cylinders
  • Clean and inspect the axles seals for damage or leakage
  • Perform a multi-point inspection

The next time you bring your vehicle for service at the 90,000-mile mark, we'll add:

  • Engine Performance Service
  • Drive Belt Replacement
  • Spark Plug Replacement

Visit Our Service Center Today!

Vehicle maintenance shouldn't be taken lightly, as you don't want to be stranded on the road or have to deal with an expensive repair. That's why bringing your car, truck, or SUV to our service center in Traverse City every several thousand miles for regular maintenance is a good idea. To schedule an appointment with our service center, you can give us a call or set one up online today.

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  1. Bill Marsh Buick GMC

    1621 S. Garfield Ave
    P.O. Box 6647
    TRAVERSE CITY, MI 49686

    • Sales: (231) 714-4964
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