ELECTRIC VEHICLE MAINTENANCE


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Your Electric vehicle may not have a traditional engine but it still needs traditional service. On top of the normal tire changes and fluid services your electric vehicle needs a battery inspection. A battery inspection will make sure your vehicles Battery is operating effienctly and safely.

Your tires should be rotated every six months to prevent uneven wear this will also ensure your tires last longer. Your breaks system should be changed after 22,000 miles or every two years. lastly Your vehicles coolant should be changed once every 150,000 miles or every five years.



Electric Vehicle Performance Improvements

Software Updates

Electric vehicles will occasionally recieve free software updates in the form of a recall or as a way to increase performance and efficiency. These updates are quick to install and come at no cost to you.


Battery Inspection

Battery Inspection

Battery leaks and battery damage is very uncommmon but in an effort to b eproactive and identify any damage before it gets worse. occassional battery inspections allow us to assess any damage and adress it to prevent permenant damage. It is very rare for any damage to occur keep in mind that,

  • The batteries are put through rigerous safety testing to meet the high standards set for for modern day vehicles.
  • Standards and regulations to limit spillage in the event of an accident and measures have been taken to isolate the chasis from the high-voltage system.
  • The manufacturer has designed its system to deactivate the high-voltage electric system in the event of an accident.

Why is it important to rotate your electric vehicles tires

Tire Rotations

Tires should be rotated every 6 months or every 7,500 miles this will ensure your tires wear evenly and last longer. Tire rotations also aid in preventing uneven wheel alignment and suspension damage.

If when driving in a staight line you notice you vehicle veers off to the left or right this is a sign of poor wheel alignment. without a tire rotation you risk more costly suspension damage.


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Brakes and Fluids

Because of your vehicles regenerative braking system you shoul dexpect your brake pads to last longer but it is still important to schedule a inspection or petential service every 15,000 miles or one year. We all know how bad New England roads can be, thats where brake fluid come in. brake fluid absorbs moisture and prevents rusting keeping you safe and in control.


Electric Vehicle Coolant System Service

Coolant System

Your coolant system should be checked every 150,000 miles or five years. Electric cars with a thermal management system just as they do in traditional vehicles.

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617-770-0070
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