2016 BMW 228i xDrive Maintenance Schedule

2016 BMW 228i xDrive Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule for a 2016 BMW 228i xDrive? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

2016 BMW 228i xDrive Maintenance Schedule

How often should I service my 2016 BMW 228i xDrive?

What to Know About 2016 BMW 228i xDrive Scheduled Maintenance

Take care of your BMW 228i xDrive and it'll take care of you. If you put in the effort to keep up with proper maintenance, you could hit 200,000 miles (or beyond!) in your 228i xDrive. But how do you know what service to get and when? There's no need to guess when it's time to get 228i xDrive maintenance, and no need to wait until something goes wrong. Just follow your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive maintenance schedule!

The recommended maintenance schedule is put together by BMW, your vehicle manufacturer. Driving conditions, climate variations, and other variables can affect which scheduled maintenance services you’ll need; in most cases, though, recommended maintenance will consist of services like fluid exchanges, filter changes, new brake pads, oil changes, and tire rotations. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your 228i xDrive running for longer, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and maybe even save you the headache of dealing with common 2016 BMW 228i xDrive problems in the future.

Learn About Vital Maintenance Needs for Your BMW 228i xDrive

Come to Firestone Complete Auto Care for manufacturer-recommended routine maintenance on your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive and our technicians will jump right in with a Courtesy Check. A Courtesy Check helps "set the stage" for your service and catch any small problems before they turn into big repairs. Every Courtesy Check will include a visual inspection of your 228i xDrive. We’ll check your head and tail lights, fluid levels, filters, tires (and their alignment!), and windshield wiper blades. We’ll also perform a free battery check to determine your battery’s charge level.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive? Batteries generally need to be replaced every three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your 228i xDrive may need a replacement battery sooner. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall life expectancy of your BMW 228i xDrive battery. 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 stranded. Your BMW 228i xDrive could quickly go from being a trusty ride to a source of stress in a matter of minutes.

In addition to maintaining a strong battery, investing in regular oil changes can support your engine’s overall performance and keep your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive running newer, longer. To learn how often BMW recommends you have the oil changed in your 2016 228i xDrive, check out the information table at the beginning of this page. Remember, things like average outside temperature or frequency of trips could increase or decrease this interval for your specific vehicle. Come in and speak with a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to find out how often to change your oil. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive? We can help with that, too!

Maintaining your BMW 228i xDrive steering and suspension system can help you keep control of your vehicle at all times (plus, it can make for a smoother ride!). When it comes to steering and suspension, you want to catch small problems before they turn into big (and expensive) ones. 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 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's steering and suspension system.

If you skip recommended BMW 228i xDrive services, you could be feeling the heat on the road – literally! A malfunctioning A/C system or overheating engine can wreak havoc on your car. Don’t sweat it, though! Our technicians can take care of those issues, too. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, we have what it takes to provide top-notch service for your BMW 228i xDrive engine heating and cooling systems, as well as your air conditioning. Is your BMW 228i xDrive radiator in need of replacement? We can take care of that. Got a funny smell coming from your A/C? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for 2016 BMW 228i xDrive maintenance.

Don’t wait until something goes wrong with your car. Visit your nearest location for proactive maintenance today.

2016 BMW 228i xDrive Maintenance Questions

Take an active role in maintaining your 2016 BMW 228i xDrive. Get answers to common BMW 228i xDrive maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What do I do if I hit a pothole in my BMW 228i xDrive? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 2016 228i xDrive is pulling to one side or the other, your tires or suspension system could be calling out for help.
  • When does my BMW 228i xDrive need high mileage oil? If your BMW 228i xDrive has ticked past 75,000 miles, consider switching to high mileage oil at your next oil change to give your engine what it needs to go another 75,000 (or more!). High mileage oil: make it a high priority!
  • Can BMW dashboard warning lights wait? Because there might be a problem under the hood. Those warning lights are there for a reason! As soon as you notice that one’s illuminated, take your BMW 228i xDrive to Firestone Complete Auto Care so you can address any small problems long before they worsen.

Maintain Your BMW 228i xDrive

Don’t let unexpected car trouble get the best of you. Stay ahead of potential problems and schedule a routine BMW 228i xDrive maintenance appointment today.