1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser Maintenance

Scheduled Maintenance for Your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser

What is the maintenance schedule for the 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser?

Here’s Why 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser Scheduled Maintenance Matters

When it comes to your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser, how you treat your car makes all the difference in its performance. With the right maintenance at the right time, your Cutlass Cruiser 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. Instead of waiting for an issue to arise with your Cutlass Cruiser, you can stay ahead of problems before they even begin. It’s as easy as following the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been written specifically for your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser!

This recommended maintenance schedule is written by the auto manufacturer, Oldsmobile themselves. 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 Cutlass Cruiser running for longer, increase your vehicle safety, and prevent common 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser problems.

Learn About Vital Maintenance Needs for Your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser

Bring your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser to Firestone Complete Auto Care for factory-recommended maintenance services and an expert technician will begin by performing a Courtesy Check. The Courtesy Check helps us see what we’re working with under the hood, and allows us to alert you to any potential problems before they worsen. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your Cutlass Cruiser'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 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser? In general, car batteries only last three to five years. There’s a chance you’ll need a replacement sooner, but it depends on the climate in your area as well as your driving habits. Short trips and extreme temperatures can shorten the overall life expectancy of your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser battery. While you could wait until your battery fails and you hear the dreaded "click," you're better off replacing it before then! Otherwise, you may find yourself (and your trusty Cutlass Cruiser) stuck in the middle of nowhere. Your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser won’t even be able to start with a weak battery, much less get you where you need to go.

Staying on schedule for battery replacements and motor oil changes can prevent premature wear on your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser engine. To learn how often Oldsmobile recommends you have the oil changed in your 1989 Cutlass Cruiser, check out the information table at the beginning of this page. Keep in mind that your oil change interval could be different given your driving style and climate. Talk to a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to know when to change your oil. We'll also help you understand what type of oil to use for your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser.

Periodic service to the steering system in your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser can not only ensure a smooth ride; it can also help you maintain control of your car in compromised road conditions. 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, perform Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser 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 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser's steering system require regular maintenance.

If you skip recommended Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser services, you (and your engine) could quickly lose your cool when there's a problem on the road–especially if that problem is an overheated engine or broken A/C. Our technicians have you covered there, too, with the tools and expertise to care for your entire Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser cooling, heating, and climate control system. Is your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser radiator in need of replacement? We’ve got your back. A/C smelling musty? We’re on it. Firestone Complete Auto Care is the place to go for 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser maintenance.

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

Stay ahead of maintenance for your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser. Get answers to everyday maintenance questions and take better care of your Oldsmobile today.

Take an active role in maintaining your 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser. Get answers to common Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What should I do after hitting a pothole in my Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser? You know your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser better than anyone else, so you’ll know if something doesn’t feel right while driving. Have your alignment checked (and adjusted if necessary) as soon as you notice a pulling steering wheel to prevent suspension damage or uneven tire wear.
  • When does my Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser need high mileage oil? If your Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser has ticked past 75,000 miles, consider switching to high mileage oil at your next oil change to give your engine what it needs to go another 75,000 (or more!). High mileage oil: make it a high priority!
  •  Why are my Oldsmobile dashboard lights on? 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 Oldsmobile Cutlass Cruiser, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light

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