1984 Dodge B150 Scheduled Maintenance

Maintenance for Your 1984 Dodge B150

What is the recommended maintenance schedule for the 1984 Dodge B150?

Your Guide to 1984 Dodge B150 Scheduled Maintenance

You want your Dodge B150 to last as long as possible. With the right maintenance at the right time, you could hit 200,000 miles (or beyond!) in your B150. But how do you know what service to get and when? There's no need to guess when it's time to get B150 maintenance, and no need to wait until something goes wrong. It’s as easy as following the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been written specifically for your 1984 Dodge B150!

Dodge 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, there’s a good chance that your vehicle’s recommended maintenance services will include oil changes, tire rotations, brake pad replacement, filter changes, and fluid checks and exchanges. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your B150 running for longer, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and prevent common 1984 Dodge B150 problems.

Essential Maintenance to Keep Your Dodge B150 Running Newer, Longer

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 1984 Dodge B150 for factory-recommended routine maintenance and a skilled technician will start the appointment 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. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your B150's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Think you could be due for a new battery in your 1984 Dodge B150? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your B150 may need a replacement battery sooner. 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 Dodge B150 battery. Sure, you could wait until your battery is completely dead, but it’s a much wiser decision to replace it before you need to. Otherwise, you may find yourself (and your trusty B150) stuck in the middle of nowhere. Your Dodge B150 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 prevent premature wear on your 1984 Dodge B150 engine. To learn how often Dodge recommends you have the oil changed in your 1984 B150, 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. We can also answer any questions you have about what type of oil to use for your 1984 Dodge B150.

Maintaining your Dodge B150 steering and suspension system can improve ride comfort and help you maintain control of your vehicle. Don’t let a misalignment or pulling steering wheel put you in danger. Trust our technicians to inspect system components and if needed, perform Dodge B150 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 Dodge B150's steering system require regular maintenance.

If you skip recommended Dodge B150 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. We can help you with all those issues. Our technicians have the knowledge and tools to repair and maintain the heating and cooling systems for your Dodge B150’s engine, and we can service your A/C system, too. Is your Dodge B150 radiator in need of replacement? We can take care of that. A/C smelling musty? We'll fix it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your one-stop shop for 1984 Dodge B150 maintenance and repairs.

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

Questions About 1984 Dodge B150 Maintenance

Take an active role in maintaining your 1984 Dodge B150. Get answers to common Dodge B150 maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What do I do if I hit a pothole in my Dodge B150? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 1984 B150 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 Dodge B150? Do you have more than 75,000 miles on your Dodge B150? 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.
  • Can I ignore dashboard lights on my Dodge? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your Dodge B150, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light

Maintain Your Dodge B150

Your Dodge B150 isn’t just a car. It’s a part of your lifestyle. Keep it running newer, longer and schedule your routine maintenance appointment today.