2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe Maintenance

Scheduled Maintenance for Your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe

How often should I service my 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe?

Here’s Why 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe Scheduled Maintenance Matters

You want your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe to last as long as possible. With the right maintenance at the right time, your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. But how do you know what service to get and when? Instead of waiting for an issue to arise with your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe, you can stay ahead of problems before they even begin. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe!

This recommended maintenance schedule is written by the auto manufacturer, BMW themselves. Scheduled maintenance services can vary depending on driving conditions, climate, and other factors; however, there’s a good chance that your vehicle’s recommended maintenance services will include tire rotations, vital fluid checks/exchanges, filter changes, brake pad replacement, and oil changes. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe running for longer, increase your vehicle safety, and maybe even save you the headache of dealing with common 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe problems in the future.

Learn About Vital Maintenance Needs for Your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe for factory-recommended routine maintenance and an expert technician will begin by performing a Courtesy Check. A Courtesy Check helps "set the stage" for your service and catch any small problems before they turn into big repairs. During a Courtesy Check, we’ll always check your battery, then we’ll move on to inspect your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s head and tail lights, tires, fluid levels, alignment, and windshield wipers.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe? If your current battery is more than three years old, it may be time for a replacement (batteries typically last somewhere between three and five years). There’s a chance you’ll need a replacement sooner, but it depends on the climate in your area as well as your driving habits. Extremely hot or cold temperatures can take a toll on your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe battery, and so can frequent short drives. It can be tempting to try and get as much life out of your battery as possible, but it’s smart to check it regularly and replace it before it gets too weak. Otherwise, your battery could die unexpectedly, leaving you and your 228i xDrive Gran Coupe stranded. Your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe could quickly go from being a trusty ride to a source of stress in a matter of minutes.

Ensuring you always have a well-charged battery can help your car’s overall performance, and regularly scheduled oil changes can support your engine’s overall performance and keep your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe running newer, longer. Reference the chart toward the top of the page if you're not sure about the optimal oil change intervals for your 2020 228i xDrive Gran Coupe. Remember, things like average outside temperature or frequency of trips could increase or decrease this interval for your specific vehicle. Talk to a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to know when to change your oil. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe? We can help with that, too!

Periodic service to the steering system in your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe can help you keep control of your vehicle at all times (plus, it can make for a smoother ride!). That's important if you plan on taking the road less traveled! Bring your car to Firestone Complete Auto Care, where our technicians can check your car’s steering components and, if necessary, provide BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe steering and suspension services including wheel alignment, strut replacement, power steering fluid changes, ball joint lubrication, and wheel bearing replacement. To keep your car running at its best, it’s essential to have regular maintenance services on your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe's steering and suspension system.

Without routine BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe maintenance, you might find yourself with a hot mess on your hands – quite literally. A damaged A/C system is never fun, and an overheated engine can cause significant issues (like a total car breakdown!). We can help you with all those issues. Our technicians have the knowledge and tools to repair and maintain the heating and cooling systems for your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe’s engine, and we can service your A/C system, too. Is your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe radiator in need of replacement? We can take care of that. Is your A/C blowing hot air? We’re on it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe maintenance.

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Want to know the secrets to maintaining your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe? Read on for answers to common maintenance questions!

Take an active role in maintaining your 2020 BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe. Get answers to common BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • When should I have BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe alignment checked? You know your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe better than anyone else, so you’ll know if something doesn’t feel right while driving. Have your alignment checked (and adjusted if necessary) as soon as you notice a pulling steering wheel to prevent suspension damage or uneven tire wear.
  • When should I switch my BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe to high mileage oil? Do you have more than 75,000 miles on your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe? If so, request to switch to high mileage oil at your next oil change. This type of oil is specially formulated to keep aging engine parts in the best possible condition.
  • Can I ignore dashboard lights on my BMW? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light

Maintain Your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe

Your BMW 228i xDrive Gran Coupe isn’t just a car. It’s a part of your lifestyle. Keep it running newer, longer and schedule your routine maintenance appointment today.