What Should Be Included When You Bring Your Car in for Servicing?


If you’re not an auto expert like the Brockville car service team from 1000 Islands Toyota, then you might be wondering exactly what should be included in a comprehensive auto servicing. That’s why our team has compiled a list of “must-haves” that are always included in every auto servicing, so you can be sure you’re getting what you pay for.

Basic Car Servicing

When you bring your vehicle in for a basic service visit, auto technicians will not only inspect your car for damage or any issues that could lead to costly replacements down the road but also change its oil and air filter. Additionally, they’ll ensure that all its brake, washer, and steering fluids are at the proper levels, as well as your car’s anti-freeze. There are 35 key components of your vehicle that will then be inspected, through the use a computer diagnostic system to identify any issues that aren’t visible to the eye. Lastly, your vehicle’s brakes will be checked.

Full Vehicle Servicing

In addition to all of the things mentioned above, full vehicle servicing includes some more comprehensive checks and services. Firstly, 15-30 components are also checked in addition to the ones inspected during basic vehicle servicing. It will also include any additional maintenance work, such as brake pad replacement, tire alignment, etc., however, this may cost extra.

Major Vehicle Servicing

This type of car service covers all of the above, in addition to changing the fuel filters and spark plugs, as well as some of the components mentioned in the manufacturer’s servicing guidelines.

Manufacturer’s Vehicle Servicing

This is the most comprehensive auto servicing you can receive and includes extensive work such as a full brake and steering check, an oil filter check and replacement, a power-steering fluid-top up, and more. Auto technicians will also perform a detailed inspection on all of your vehicle’s major components including its:

  • Wheel Alignment
  • Lights
  • Suspension
  • Wipers
  • Battery
  • Tires
  • Charging System
  • & Exhaust

Contact us today for car service in Brockville

If you’re in need of comprehensive servicing for your vehicle, our expert technicians can handle it all. Our certified Toyota service technicians are equipped with all of today’s leading equipment including the latest diagnostics equipment, as well as a convenient shuttle service to take you to work or home while waiting for your vehicle to be finished. If you prefer to wait at our dealership, 1000 Islands Toyota has a comfortable waiting area with workstations and high-speed internet access. We also offer loyalty punch cards for repeat customers.

In addition to our high-quality auto servicing, we are also one of the area’s leading new and used Toyota dealerships, so contact us online today or call (613) 342-9111.