2018 BMW 328d xDrive Maintenance

2018 BMW 328d xDrive Maintenance Schedule

What is the maintenance schedule for the 2018 BMW 328d xDrive?

Here’s Why 2018 BMW 328d xDrive Scheduled Maintenance Matters

Take care of your BMW 328d xDrive and it'll take care of you. If you put in the effort to keep up with proper maintenance, your 328d xDrive has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. Not an expert in what services your car needs and when? No problem. There's no need to guess when it's time to get 328d xDrive maintenance, and no need to wait until something goes wrong. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive!

This recommended maintenance schedule is written by the auto manufacturer, BMW themselves. 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 oil changes, tire rotations, brake pad replacement, filter changes, and fluid checks and exchanges. Scheduling routine service appointments is one of the best ways to help extend your 328d xDrive's life, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and prevent common 2018 BMW 328d xDrive problems.

Learn About Vital Maintenance Needs for Your BMW 328d xDrive

Come to Firestone Complete Auto Care for manufacturer-recommended routine maintenance on your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive and an expert technician will begin by performing a Courtesy Check. This Courtesy Check can establish a baseline of what may need to be addressed during your service appointment. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your 328d xDrive's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Could your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive be ready for a new battery? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your 328d xDrive may need a replacement battery sooner. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall 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, your battery could die unexpectedly, leaving you and your 328d xDrive stranded. Your BMW 328d xDrive won't be going anywhere without a strong battery.

Staying on schedule for battery replacements and motor oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive engine. See BMW's recommendations for oil change intervals for your 2018 328d xDrive in the chart at the top of this page. Don’t forget, though, that weather conditions in your area or your personal driving habits can affect this interval. A Firestone Complete Auto Care technician will be happy to help you determine the best oil change frequency for your car’s needs. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive? We can help with that, too!

Maintaining your BMW 328d xDrive steering and suspension system can not only ensure a smooth ride; it can also help you maintain control of your car in compromised road conditions. 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 the appropriate BMW 328d xDrive steering and suspension services. This can include things like power steering fluid replacement, wheel alignment adjustments, replacement of struts and wheel bearings, and ball joint lubrication. Prevent damage or premature wear and tear on your BMW 328d xDrive's steering system with regular maintenance.

If you skip recommended BMW 328d 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. Our technicians have you covered there, too, with the tools and expertise to care for your entire BMW 328d xDrive cooling, heating, and climate control system. Is your BMW 328d xDrive radiator in need of replacement? We got it. Got a funny smell coming from your A/C? We’re on it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for 2018 BMW 328d xDrive maintenance and repairs.

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

Questions About 2018 BMW 328d xDrive Maintenance

Take an active role in maintaining your 2018 BMW 328d xDrive. Get answers to common BMW 328d xDrive maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • When should I have BMW 328d xDrive alignment checked? 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 should I use high mileage oil in my BMW 328d xDrive? If your BMW 328d 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 I ignore dashboard lights on my BMW? Don't ignore dashboard warning lights! Bring your BMW 328d xDrive in for a diagnostic code scan as soon as a dashboard warning light flashes on, whether it's your check engine or battery light. Dashboard lights alert you to trouble under the hood.

Get Work Done on Your BMW 328d xDrive

Your BMW 328d xDrive isn’t just a car. It’s a part of your lifestyle. Keep it running newer, longer and schedule your routine maintenance appointment today.