2018 Ford C-Max Hybrid Car Maintenance & Repair

Maintain Your Ford C-Max

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

2018 Ford C-Max Maintenance

A little service can go a long way. Select a maintenance service below to learn about properly caring for your 2018 Ford C-Max.

Questions About 2018 Ford C-Max Hybrid Systems

  • Are Ford C-Max hybrid vehicle systems more expensive to repair? The answer is, it depends. Some high voltage components are only available as parts of bigger units. Note that we do offer promotional financing with the Firestone credit card.* (*Subject to credit approval.)
  • Why is my Ford C-Max fuel economy worse?   Head in for an inspection. Bad gas mileage in a Ford C-Max might be because of a bad or failing high voltage battery pack.
  • Why is my Ford C-Max check engine light on? Your Ford C-Max check engine light is trying to tell you something! It might be because there is a dirty oxygen sensor or a bad fuse. Or, something more serious could be going on, like misfiring. It's a good idea to come in for a diagnostic when you notice an illuminated check engine light.

Everyday Service for Your 2018 Ford C-Max

Firestone Complete Auto Care offers hybrid car repair and maintenance. We service 2018 Ford C-Maxs like yours! It's true — you don't have to go to the Ford dealership for hybrid vehicle service. From the front suspension to the rear lights, your hybrid 2018 C-Max is taken care of with us. Put your trust in our trained technicians for routine maintenance for your 2018 Ford C-Max, including tire repair and service, cabin filter replacement, brake pad/rotor replacement, windshield wiper replacement, A/C service, and wheel alignment. Learn more about Firestone hybrid car care, and schedule an appointment today for Ford C-Max maintenance.

2018 Ford C-Max High Voltage Services

Hybrid vehicles can vary — a lot. Some are called "hybrids" because they use battery power to propel or help propel the vehicle, some hybrids may or may not plug-in to charge, and some may or may not have regenerative braking. Some hybrid models have both a high-voltage battery and a conventional 12-volt battery. With so much variation in hybrid vehicles, your 2018 Ford C-Max needs someone who knows it inside and out. We're here for you. Your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care location is fully equipped to offer conventional and low voltage services for all hybrid vehicles, including your 2018 Ford C-Max.

Select locations also provide high voltage services. A high voltage service is any service that includes removing the Ford's high voltage safety/service disconnect plug/switch, servicing any high voltage cables, the power inverter, the electric machines/motors, the high voltage battery pack, high voltage A/C compressor, etc. Call before scheduling an appointment to confirm the high voltage services at your closest location. Some of these high voltage vehicle services might include:

Hybrid vehicle diagnostic: Once we identify the symptoms, a diagnostic comes next so we can identify the root cause of your Ford C-Max's troubles. a diagnostic is performed to get to the bottom of the trouble with your 2018 Ford C-Max. With the information gathered, your technician can further diagnose any hybrid car problems you're having and determine what tests (if any) are needed. We won't perform any repairs without your approval.

Hybrid high voltage battery cooling system inspections: Your technician will closely examine your Ford C-Max's battery filter (if applicable), and then clean its ducts. (This applies to air-cooled high voltage batteries. Liquid-cooled or refrigerant-cooled high voltage batteries are inspected differently.)

High voltage cable inspection: Your technician will visually inspect the outer cable jackets and connectors on your 2018 Ford C-Max and test to confirm that high voltage isn't making its way to the chassis. They'll let you know if the cable is damaged and needs replacement.

Isolation test: For this test, a technician uses a special tool to see if any high voltage parts are "leaking" electric energy to the chassis.

Remove and replace hybrid electric battery: Is the high voltage battery inside your Ford C-Max failing or weak? Let us install a new one.

Health check for power electronic systems: We'll examine the regenerative braking, power inverter, and/or electric drive machine(s)/motor(s) in your 2018 Ford C-Max.

This list only mentions a handful of more unique hybrid car services that your local Firestone location may offer. Please call to confirm.

2018 Ford C-Max Hybrid Maintenance

You don't have to wait for odd smells, leaks, or noises to stop by for hybrid vehicle care. Investing in 2018 Ford C-Max manufacturer suggested maintenance is one of the best ways to help avoid repairs from the get-go! Your local Firestone technician know how to perform C-Max scheduled maintenance to help keep your vehicle running newer, longer.

All of us at Firestone are working to reimagine the future of hybrid vehicle service. You're part of our team every time you take care of your 2018 Ford C-Max! Make an appointment today for fast and affordable hybrid vehicle repair and service for your 2018 Ford C-Max! Tons of locations remain open into the evening and on weekends.