Here in Elyria, OH, we’ve reached peak summer weather, which means you’re likely taking measures to stay cool. While it’s important to do what you can to keep your home cool and to stay hydrated, it’s also crucial to take extra care of your car during stretches of warm weather. Here at Nick Abraham Buick GMC, our team of technicians is here to make sure your car is fit to handle the heat all summer long.

Tips for Summer Driving

Whether you’re running errands or keeping your car at home, it’s best to keep your car in the shade as much as you can to keep it cool. Not only will this make it more comfortable when you start each drive, but it will also protect some of your car’s parts from damage.

You’ll want to keep an extra close eye on your car battery in the heat, since hot weather can have a negative impact on the internal workings of your car battery. The summer is the most common time that people experience car battery failure, so it’s important that you stay on top of maintaining it. You’ll also want to have your air conditioning checked since it can sometimes go out during periods of frequent use.

Our Service Center

When you bring your car over to our Buick and GMC service center in Elyria, our expert technicians will check your car battery for any corrosion or connection issues while making sure it’s maintaining a full charge. We will also make sure your air conditioning system is in great condition to keep running smoothly for the rest of the summer. Of course, we can take care of any regular services on your maintenance schedule, like changing your coolant or oil.

Schedule your service appointment today to get your car ready to take on the summer with confidence.