If you are planning on taking a road trip beyond Shreveport, LA this summer, it only makes sense to start planning. After all, the key to any successful road trip is preparation. Prepping ahead of time is the best way to ensure that you can enjoy a carefree journey. Since the team at Harvey Subaru, located at 3351 Benton Road in Bossier City, LA, is invested in you enjoying your Subaru vehicle, we are here to assist you with your summer road trip checklists. There are maintenance items you should take care of, stuff you should purchase, and items you should take with you.

Your Road Trip Summer Service Checklist

Before you leave your home in Alexandria, LA, you should make sure that your Subaru car, hatchback, or SUV is ready to take on the challenges ahead. The factory-trained, Subaru-certified service technicians can perform the work needed to provide you with a worry-free road trip. Some of the summer services we can perform on your vehicle include:

  • Tire Inspection—Wear, pressure, etc.
  • Brake Services—Inspection of the system and replacement of any worn components
  • Battery Inspection—Warm weather can test a car battery. Our service center can make sure you won't get stranded on your return trip to Monroe, LA
  • Oil Change—We can make sure your engine components are properly lubricated during your road trip
  • Replace Windshield Wipers/Blades—You wouldn’t want to get caught in the rain without properly working windshield wipers/blades

Items You Should Purchase for Your Road Trip

You may only be leaving your Texarkana, TX home for a week, but you should be prepared. There are some items that you can purchase that might make your road trip a lot easier. They include:

  • A Portable Car Garbage Can
  • A Sunshade for Your Car
  • An Emergency Kit
  • An Empty Gas Can
  • Sunscreen
  • Hand Sanitizer

Items You Should Pack for Your Trip

Before you leave your Longview, TX home, you should make sure that you have packed all of the essentials. Below are some of the items you should remember to pack when you go on your road trip:

  • Your License, Registration, and Insurance
  • A Towel
  • Deodorant
  • Footwear
  • Toilet Paper, Baby Wipes, and Tissues

We Look Forward to Seeing You

Harvey Subaru, in Bossier City, LA, wants you to have excellent summer travels. Contact our service center today to schedule your summer service today, so you can be ready for your road trip when the time arrives.

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