Regularly scheduled maintenance and routine checkups are important to ensuring the longevity and adequate function of your vehicle. Here at Montgomeryville Acura, we want to make sure that you can get the best out of your new investment. To ensure this, we offer our local drivers in Doylestown, Lansdale, and Philadelphia specific maintenance schedules to follow for each Acura model.
Check out the best way to keep up your 2016 Acura RDX with the following 2016 Acura RDX maintenance schedule.
Maintenance Minder A
For your six-speed automatic Acura RDX, this service schedule recommends that you replace your engine oil once a year. Brake fluid in your vehicle should be replaced every three years, and idle speed should be inspected every 160,000 miles. If the valves are noisy, they should also be replaced during this service.
Maintenance Minder B
This maintenance schedule requires the same as Maintenance Minder A in addition to other services. During this inspection, your Acura RDX front, rear, and parking brakes are inspected and serviced as necessary. The tie-rod ends, steering gearbox, boots, suspension components, brake hoses and lines, exhaust system, and fluid levels are also thoroughly inspected during this service.
Maintenance Minder 1
During this service, your vehicle’s tires are rotated. Your valves, brake fluid, and idle speed are also inspected and serviced when necessary according to mileage and time requirements.
It’s recommended for this service to replace the air cleaner element, replace the dust and pollen filter, and inspect the drive belt. If you drive in dusty conditions, it’s recommended to replace the air cleaner element every 15,000 miles. If you drive mostly in urban areas, you should replace dust and pollen filters every 15,000 miles. Valves, brake fluid, and idle speed should be serviced according to mileage and time requirements.
Maintenance Minder 3
For this maintenance service, your Acura RDX’s transmission and transfer fluid should be replaced. Brake fluid, valves, and idle speed should also be serviced according to mileage and time requirements.
Maintenance Minder 4
For the Maintenance Minder 4 service, it’s recommended to replace spark plugs, replace the timing belt, inspect the water pump, and inspect the valve clearance. If you normally drive in extreme high or low temperatures or tow a trailer, you should have your water pump replaced every 60,000 miles. Idle speed and brake fluid should be serviced according to mileage and time requirements.
Acura RDX Maintenance Minder 5
For this service, your vehicle’s engine coolant should be replaced. Idle speed and brake fluid should be serviced according to mileage and time requirements.
Maintenance Minder 6
For Maintenance Minder 6, the rear differential fluid should be replaced in your vehicle. The brake fluid and idle speed should also be checked and serviced following time and mileage requirements.
Schedule Service at Montgomeryville Acura
This 2016 Acura RDX maintenance schedule is recommended for the 2016 Acura RDX six-speed and takes into consideration every feature, including all-wheel drive, AcuraWatch Plus, and technology packages.
Don’t wait until it’s too late to have your car serviced. With routine maintenance, you can help to preserve your vehicle and prevent large and costly repairs. If you’re in the Doylestown, Lansdale, and Philadelphia areas, schedule a service appointment for your 2016 Acura RDX today!