Cars and trucks, no matter how well-built they may be, require a certain amount of maintenance in order to continue to perform. The idea is simple: certain parts of your vehicle cannot to be built to last longer than a couple of years (or in the case of engine oil, a couple of months). These parts need to be replaced before they die. If they aren't replaced, then they will put undue stress on other, more expensive parts.
In order to keep your vehicle running smoothly, efficiently, and safely, routine car maintenance is a must. This includes:
What to Know about Your Cars Oil
What to Know about Your Cars Tires
Common Car Care Tasks
Factory Auto Maintenance Schedules