These routine maintenance suggestions will keep you safe on the road.

Every vehicle - whether new or old - must receive regular maintenance to keep running at peak performance. Check to see if your vehicle may be over-due for a 3,500-mile, 7,500-mile, 15,000-mile, 30,000-mile, 60,000-mile or 90,000-mile service. Capital Car Care in Springfield would like to share with you the following suggested guidleines for routine maintenance. If you have any questions, or would like us to give you a hand, call or come by Capital Car Care today.

Check Monthly

  • Check Engine Light On
  • Cleaning
  • Lights
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid

Check Every 3 Months or 3,000 Miles

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Check Engine Lights On
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid

Check Every 6 Months or 6,000 Miles

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Chassis Lubrication
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Polish
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Engine Oil and Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid
  • Wiper Blades

Check Every 9 Months or 9,000 Miles

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Polish
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Engine Oil and Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Tire Inflation and Condition

Check Every 12 Months or 12,000 Miles

  • Automatic Transmission Fluid
  • Battery and Cables
  • Belts
  • Brakes
  • Cabin Air Filter
  • Chassis Lubrication
  • Check Engine Light On
  • Polish
  • Coolant
  • Engine Air Filter
  • Engine Oil and Filter
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel Filter
  • Hoses
  • Lights
  • Power Steering Fluid
  • Spark Plugs
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Tire Inflation and Condition
  • Windshield Washer Fluid
  • Wiper Blades

At Capital Car Care in Springfield, we are well qualified and equipped to help you stay on top of all your vehicle's maintenance in order to keep you and your family safe on the road. Drive SAFER for LONGER with help from all of us here at Capital Car Care.



CAPITAL CAR CARE at 7978 Forbes Place in Springfield, VA offers complete automotive maintenance and repair work for both foreign and domestic vehicles including hybrids. Our customers here in Springfield, VA have trusted us to provide exceptional service backed for over 40 years.

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Our highly skilled technicians will get you back on the road fast at a fair price.