2018 BMW 340i xDrive Maintenance

2018 BMW 340i xDrive Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule for a 2018 BMW 340i xDrive? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

Maintenance for Your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive

What is the maintenance schedule for the 2018 BMW 340i xDrive?

Your Guide to 2018 BMW 340i xDrive Scheduled Maintenance

Take care of your BMW 340i xDrive and it'll take care of you. With the right maintenance at the right time, your 340i xDrive has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. But how do you know what service to get and when? It can be overwhelming, but fortunately, there’s a resource that takes the guesswork out of routine 340i xDrive maintenance. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive!

BMW knows your vehicle inside and out (they made it, after all!), so they’ve designed this schedule with your car’s unique needs in mind. Scheduled maintenance services can vary depending on driving conditions, climate, and other factors; however, recommended maintenance usually includes 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 340i xDrive's life, increase your vehicle safety, and prevent common 2018 BMW 340i xDrive problems.

Overview of Essential BMW 340i xDrive Maintenance Needs

Come to Firestone Complete Auto Care for manufacturer-recommended routine maintenance on your 2018 BMW 340i 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. During a Courtesy Check, we’ll always check your battery, then we’ll move on to inspect your 340i xDrive’s head and tail lights, tires, fluid levels, alignment, and windshield wipers.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your 340i xDrive may need a replacement battery sooner. Extremely hot or cold temperatures can take a toll on your BMW 340i xDrive 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, you may find yourself (and your trusty 340i xDrive) stuck in the middle of nowhere. Your BMW 340i xDrive could quickly go from being a trusty ride to a source of stress in a matter of minutes.

Staying on schedule for battery replacements and motor oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive engine. See BMW's recommendations for oil change intervals for your 2018 340i xDrive in the chart at the top of this page. Keep in mind that your oil change interval could be different given your driving style and climate. Come in and speak with a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to find out how often to change your oil. We'll also help you understand what type of oil to use for your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive.

Periodic service to the steering system in your BMW 340i xDrive can help you keep control of your vehicle at all times (plus, it can make for a smoother ride!). Don’t let a misalignment or pulling steering wheel put you in danger. 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 340i 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. To keep your car running at its best, it’s essential to have regular maintenance services on your BMW 340i xDrive's steering and suspension system.

If you fall behind on routine BMW 340i xDrive maintenance (or worse, don’t do it at all!), 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 340i xDrive engine heating and cooling systems, as well as your air conditioning. Is your BMW 340i 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 your spot for 2018 BMW 340i xDrive maintenance.

We can help you keep your vehicle (and your life!) running smoothly. Many of our locations have weekend and evening hours for your convenience.

Questions About 2018 BMW 340i xDrive Maintenance

Take an active role in maintaining your 2018 BMW 340i xDrive. Get answers to common BMW 340i xDrive maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What should I do after hitting a pothole in my BMW 340i xDrive? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 2018 340i xDrive is pulling to one side or the other, your tires or suspension system could be calling out for help.
  • When should I use high mileage oil in my BMW 340i xDrive? Do you have more than 75,000 miles on your BMW 340i xDrive? 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.
  •  Why are my BMW dashboard lights on? Don't ignore dashboard warning lights! Bring your BMW 340i 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.

Maintain Your BMW 340i xDrive

Your BMW 340i 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.