Spring is here! While electric vehicles (EVs) don’t require oil changes or engine tune-ups, there are still important maintenance tasks to keep your car running smoothly and efficiently. Check out Peak EV Solution‘s tips for giving your EV a good spring cleaning.

1. Deep Clean Your EV

Just like gasoline cars, EVs benefit from a thorough cleaning inside and out. Winter weather can leave behind salt residue, dirt, and grime. A good wash will remove these contaminants and prevent corrosion. Regularly washing your car will also help maintain its appearance.

2. Focus on the Interior

Don’t forget the interior! Vacuum carpets and thoroughly clean mats to remove dirt and salt accumulated during winter. Wipe down surfaces with appropriate cleaning products to freshen things up. Applying protectants to the dashboard, console, and door panels can help prevent sun damage during the hotter summer months.

3. Tire Check and Rotation

Spring is a good time to check your tire pressure and tread depth. Unlike gas-powered cars, tire wear in EVs is more about weight distribution and alignment. Refer to your owner’s manual for recommended tire rotation intervals and ensure your tires are properly inflated for optimal efficiency.

4. Wiper Blade Check

Winter weather can be harsh on wiper blades. Replace worn or damaged blades to ensure clear visibility during spring showers.

Enjoy the Drive!

By following these simple maintenance tips, you can ensure your EV is ready for spring and summer adventures. With regular care, your EV will continue to provide you with a clean, quiet, and efficient driving experience.

Contact Peak EV Solutions for a free EV Charger Installation quote today!