Preventative maintenance is a planned schedule, that consists of different services that need to be performed at a certain period of time in order to prevent frequent failures and breakdowns. The main goal of preventative maintenance is to prevent the failure of equipment before it really happens. It's designed to enhance and preserve the reliability of equipment by replacing worn components before they actually fail.
Some preventative maintenance services include, but is not limited to:
- Oil changes
- Partial or complete overhauls
- Equipment checks and more.
Modern technological advances in tools and equipment for diagnosis and inspection, also contribute to even more of an accurate equipment maintenance. The ideal preventative maintenance program would prevent all equipment failure before it happens.
There are a lot of misconceptions regarding preventative maintenance. One example is that preventative maintenance is very expensive. According to this misconception, it would cost way more for a regular scheduled maintenance than it would to wait until something is wrong with your vehicle. A lot of people forget the long-term savings and benefits associated with preventative maintenance. Without it, your vehicle runs the risk of unexpected breakdowns. These setbacks can not only be inconvenient, but can also cost you more time and money to repair.
Some of the long-term benefits of our preventative maintenance services include:
- Decreased cost of replacement
- Better spares inventory management
- Better system reliability
- Decreased system downtime
When you come to our shop, our team of expert technicians and service advisors will explain everything you need to know about preventative maintenance. Let us take care of your vehicle. We won’t let you down!