2014 BMW 328d xDrive Maintenance

Maintenance for Your 2014 BMW 328d xDrive

How often should I service my 2014 BMW 328d xDrive?

What to Know About 2014 BMW 328d xDrive Scheduled Maintenance

You want your BMW 328d xDrive to last as long as possible. With the right maintenance at the right time, your 328d xDrive 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 328d xDrive, you can stay ahead of problems before they even begin. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2014 BMW 328d xDrive!

The recommended maintenance schedule is put together by BMW, your vehicle manufacturer. Scheduled maintenance services can vary depending on driving conditions, climate, and other factors; however, recommended maintenance usually includes services like fluid exchanges, filter changes, new brake pads, oil changes, and tire rotations. Scheduling routine service appointments is one of the best ways to help extend your 328d xDrive's life, increase your vehicle safety, and maybe even save you the headache of dealing with common 2014 BMW 328d xDrive problems in the future.

Essential Maintenance to Keep Your BMW 328d xDrive Running Newer, Longer

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 2014 BMW 328d xDrive 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. Every Courtesy Check will include a visual inspection of your 328d 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 2014 BMW 328d xDrive? 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). Yours may need to be replaced sooner depending on your driving habits and climate. Taking short trips or exposing your car to extreme temperatures (like in the dead of winter or heat of summer) could reduce the life expectancy of your BMW 328d 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, you may find yourself (and your trusty 328d xDrive) stuck in the middle of nowhere. Your BMW 328d xDrive 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 2014 BMW 328d xDrive 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 2014 328d xDrive. 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 2014 BMW 328d xDrive? We can help with that, too!

Routine upkeep for your BMW 328d xDrive suspension and steering 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, perform BMW 328d xDrive suspension and steering services. These might include wheel alignment, power steering fluid flushes and replenishments, ball joint lubrication, wheel bearing replacement, and strut replacement. Components within your BMW 328d xDrive's steering system require regular maintenance.

Without routine BMW 328d xDrive 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!). 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 328d xDrive engine heating and cooling systems, as well as your air conditioning. Is it time to replace the radiator in your BMW 328d xDrive? We’ve got your back. A/C smelling musty? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your spot for 2014 BMW 328d xDrive maintenance.

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Stay ahead of maintenance for your 2014 BMW 328d xDrive. Get answers to everyday maintenance questions and take better care of your BMW today.

Take an active role in maintaining your 2014 BMW 328d xDrive. Get answers to common BMW 328d xDrive maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What do I do if I hit a pothole in my BMW 328d xDrive? Check your car for pothole damage! If you’ve recently hit a pothole (or even if you don’t remember hitting one… they can be sneaky!) check your tire treads, tire sidewalls, and wheels for damage. Potholes can also knock your car out of alignment, so have your alignment checked if you suspect you’ve driven over a rough patch of road lately.
  • When does my BMW 328d xDrive need high mileage oil? Got 75,000+ miles on the odometer? Consider high mileage motor oil. High mileage oil is formulated to address the specific problems encountered by high mileage vehicles, or those with more than 75,000 miles. It can help reduce oil consumption, smoke, and emissions from older BMW 328d xDrive engines.
  • 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 328d xDrive to Firestone Complete Auto Care so you can address any small problems long before they worsen.

Get Work Done on Your BMW 328d xDrive

Don’t let unexpected car trouble get the best of you. Stay ahead of potential problems and schedule a routine BMW 328d xDrive maintenance appointment today.