2013 BMW 528i xDrive Maintenance

2013 BMW 528i xDrive Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule for a 2013 BMW 528i xDrive? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

Maintenance for Your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive

What is the recommended maintenance schedule for the 2013 BMW 528i xDrive?

Here’s Why 2013 BMW 528i xDrive Scheduled Maintenance Matters

When it comes to your BMW 528i xDrive, how you treat your car makes all the difference in its performance. With proactive maintenance, your 528i xDrive has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. So, you want to care for your car, but you’re not sure when to get certain services. It can be overwhelming, but fortunately, there’s a resource that takes the guesswork out of routine 528i xDrive maintenance. Just follow your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive maintenance schedule!

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; 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 528i xDrive running for longer, increase your vehicle safety, and prevent common 2013 BMW 528i xDrive problems.

Overview of Essential BMW 528i xDrive Maintenance Needs

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive for factory-recommended routine maintenance and our technicians will jump right in with 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 528i xDrive's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Could your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive be ready for a new battery? 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). Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your 528i xDrive may need a replacement battery sooner. Extremely hot or cold temperatures can take a toll on your BMW 528i xDrive battery, and so can frequent short drives. Sure, you could wait until your battery is completely dead, but it’s a much wiser decision to replace it before you need to. If you keep driving on a battery that can't hold a charge, you run the risk of being stranded when your battery finally gives out (and no one can predict where that might be!). Your BMW 528i 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 2013 BMW 528i xDrive engine. Reference the chart toward the top of the page if you're not sure about the optimal oil change intervals for your 2013 528i xDrive. 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 2013 BMW 528i xDrive? We can help with that, too!

Routine upkeep for your BMW 528i 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. You can count on Firestone Complete Auto Care’s trained technicians to inspect this system and, if needed, provide BMW 528i xDrive steering and suspension services including wheel alignment, strut replacement, power steering fluid changes, ball joint lubrication, and wheel bearing replacement. Prevent damage or premature wear and tear on your BMW 528i xDrive's steering system with regular maintenance.

If you skip recommended BMW 528i 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 528i xDrive cooling, heating, and climate control system. Is it time to replace the radiator in your BMW 528i xDrive? We got it. A/C smelling musty? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for 2013 BMW 528i xDrive maintenance and repairs.

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

Want to know the secrets to maintaining your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive? Read on for answers to common maintenance questions!

Take an active role in maintaining your 2013 BMW 528i xDrive. Get answers to common BMW 528i xDrive maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What should I do after hitting a pothole in my BMW 528i xDrive? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 2013 528i 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 528i xDrive? 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 528i 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 528i xDrive to Firestone Complete Auto Care so you can address any small problems long before they worsen.

Get Work Done on Your BMW 528i xDrive

Don’t let unexpected car trouble get the best of you. Stay ahead of potential problems and schedule a routine BMW 528i xDrive maintenance appointment today.