Customers who are faithful to their Acura RDX prescribed maintenance schedules find that doing so translates to a long relationship on two levels. Their vehicles run efficiently and faithfully over a longer period. By scheduling services that Acura engineers have determined their RDX will need from the outset means they are being proactive, and minimizing “surprise” expenses that come with failing to replace filters, rotate tires, change vital fluids, or install new belts. Entrusting dealerships like Vern Eide Acura in Sioux Falls, SD with your Acura RDX maintenance needs also brings a familiarity with our friendly helpful service advisors and comfortable facilities.
Each vehicle has its own maintenance needs, and no one knows them better than the automotive engineers who designed them. Using their input, Acura comes up with specific maintenance schedules based on the vehicle’s type of transmission, towing package, drivetrain, and body type.
This is the reason that whether you choose to call Vern Eide Acura customer service to make a service appointment or go to our website to schedule online, you will be asked the same three questions.
That’s all ourfactory-trained and certified technicians need to know to determine what parts they will need for the service, and how much time to allocate to your appointment. This last bit of information will help you determine whether you want to wait for your Acura RDX, use our complimentary shuttle service to get to work or rent a car.
You should always take note when the yellow check engine light illuminates on your dashboard And most drivers do immediately, and with dread. It could signal something minor like a gas cap you failed to replace properly when you stopped for gas earlier. If this is not the case, don’t ignore the light. Although you can drive with the light on, you shouldn’t since while it often signals something minor, it may be something major. But the only way to tell is to let one of our technicians have a look. Better to be safe than sorry. Stop in, and we’ll accommodate you — no appointment needed.
Please note that the above applies to a steady yellow light. A flashing yellow check engine light is an entirely different matter.
If your Accra RDX check engine light is flashing, you should bring it to us immediately. You may be driving with an engine that has a misfire. Failing to give it immediate attention can result in irreparable damage to the car’s catalytic converter. Having to replace it can add the expense to what is already an expensive repair. Yes, we won’t sugarcoat it, it will be a costly service. However, it’s an expense that could have been avoided by observing your maintenance schedule, which after all is what this article is all about.