How Should I Prepare my Vehicle for a Long Road Trip Service FAQ in Olympia, WA
Subaru road trip preparation service FAQ

Hanson Subaru Maintenance FAQs - How Should I Prepare my Vehicle for a Long Road Trip?

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Long journeys at highway speeds can put greater stress on your vehicle, and even cause major mechanical problems if your vehicle isn't up to the task. It's a good idea to bring your Subaru to our service department for a multi-point inspection and ensure your car is ready to hit the open road. We'll check all the systems of your engine and chassis, ensuring they're ready for the additional heat and stress of your next family road trip, weekend getaway or whatever calls you to the interstate. There are even some practical things you can do at home to make sure your vehicle is in good shape before you embark.

Subaru road trip service FAQ
Hanson Subaru wants to help you get ready for your next road trip

More Info - Your Pre Road Trip Checklist

Assuming your car is driving well, no warning lights are illuminated in the dash and you're up to date on regular maintenance, here are a few extra things to look at in your vehicle. First, inspect your tires, ensuring they're properly inflated with enough tread to handle inclement weather and rough road surfaces you may encounter. Next, check your fluids, topping off washer fluid and changing the oil as necessary. Finally, examine your filters, hoses and belts to ensure they're ready for the journey ahead. If any of these components are close to failure, it's could occur on your road trip - and could leave you stranded. If you encounter any question marks, be sure to schedule a visit to our service department. We'll have you safely on your way in no time!

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Schedule Your Next Service Appointment at Hanson Subaru

To schedule your next service appointment with our friendly, fast and professional service team, give us a call anytime! Or, click here to visit our online service scheduler to set-up an appointment at your convenience. We're located at 2300 Carriage Loop SW, Olympia, WA 98502. Walk-ins are welcome too!

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Olympia Turns to the Experts at Hanson Subaru for all their Subaru Sales and Service

For anything and everything your Subaru needs, from a minor oil change and tire rotation to a major transmission overhaul, you'll get a better experience and superior value from the pros at Hanson Subaru. Unlike national service chains and the mechanic down the street, our service center is always stocked with OEM parts and Subaru-approved fluids, tires and more. That means you'll get a superior repair that will last and last. We're more than just a dealership - we're Olympia's partner in Subaru service and sales. Come discover what customers from Hawks Prairie and Tenino already know: that Hanson Subaru gives Subaru drivers the best, fairest, most informative Subaru maintenance experience in Washington.

Hanson Subaru

2300 Carriage Loop SW
Directions Olympia, WA 98502

  • Call or Text Sales: 360-943-2120
  • Service: 360-943-2121
  • Parts: 360-943-8531

Service Hours

  • Monday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Tuesday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Wednesday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Thursday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Friday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Saturday 07:30am - 06:00pm
  • Sunday Closed
  1. Hanson Subaru

    2300 Carriage Loop SW
    Olympia, WA 98502

    • Sales : 360-943-2120
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