The American love affair with their cars and trucks is the stuff of movies and legend. Despite this, everyday drivers across the country do things that cut short the lifespan of a vehicle. For example, the Subaru motto is “Love. It’s what makes Subaru, a Subaru” The problem is people often show their Suburus the same love and can do things to kill Subaru performance. Here are a few tips to help your car healthy and happy:
- Use the parking brake. Sometimes people erroneously refer to this as the “emergency brake.” Thinking it is just for emergencies, they never think or engage it when they are parked. Anytime your car in on an incline, using this can do a lot to save your transmission. When you are parked, there is a pin in place that keeps the entire car steady. This is not considered to be one of the Subaru performance parts for cars but is crucial. Keep it in good shape by using your parking brake.
- Do not go from reverse to drive while moving. Most of us are i