2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R Maintenance

Maintenance for Your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R

What is the recommended maintenance schedule for the 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R?

Here’s Why 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R Scheduled Maintenance Matters

You want your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R to last as long as possible. If you put in the effort to keep up with proper maintenance, your AMG GT R has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. But how do you know what service to get and when? Instead of waiting for an issue to arise with your AMG GT R, you can stay ahead of problems before they even begin. Rely on the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been created just for your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R!

Mercedes-Benz 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. Keeping up with routine service appointments is a great way to keep your AMG GT R running for longer, decrease your risk of dangerous malfunctions on the road, and prevent common 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R problems.

Overview of Essential Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R Maintenance Needs

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R 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. Every Courtesy Check will include a visual inspection of your AMG GT R. We’ll check your head and tail lights, fluid levels, filters, tires (and their alignment!), and windshield wiper blades. We’ll also perform a free battery check to determine your battery’s charge level.

Could your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R be ready for a new battery? Batteries generally need to be replaced every three to five years. Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your AMG GT R may need a replacement battery sooner. Extremely hot or cold temperatures can take a toll on your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R battery, and so can frequent short drives. While you could wait until your battery fails and you hear the dreaded "click," you're better off replacing it before then! 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R could quickly go from being a trusty ride to a source of stress in a matter of minutes.

In addition to maintaining a strong battery, investing in regular oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R engine. Reference the chart toward the top of the page if you're not sure about the optimal oil change intervals for your 2018 AMG GT R. Don’t forget, though, that weather conditions in your area or your personal driving habits can affect this interval. Come in and speak with a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to find out how often to change your oil. Not sure what type of oil to use for your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R? We can help with that, too!

Maintaining your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R steering and suspension system can improve ride comfort and help you maintain control of your vehicle. That's important if you plan on taking the road less traveled! You can count on Firestone Complete Auto Care’s trained technicians to inspect this system and, if needed, provide the appropriate Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R 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. Components within your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R's steering system require regular maintenance.

If you skip recommended Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R’s engine, and we can service your A/C system, too. Is it time to replace the radiator in your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R? We’ve got your back. A/C smelling musty? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your spot for 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R maintenance.

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Questions About 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R Maintenance

Take an active role in maintaining your 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R. Get answers to common Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What do I do if I hit a pothole in my Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 2018 AMG GT R is pulling to one side or the other, your tires or suspension system could be calling out for help.
  • When should I switch my Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R to high mileage oil? 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R engines.
  • Can Mercedes-Benz dashboard warning lights wait? 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 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light

Get Work Done on Your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R

Your Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R isn’t just a car. It’s a part of your lifestyle. Keep it running newer, longer and schedule your routine maintenance appointment today.