Laird Noller Ford Lawrence:
Our Road Trip Checklist
When you're prepping for a road trip, the first step is verifying that your current vehicle is up to the task when it comes to driving long distances. To see if your current car or SUV is road trip ready, visit our Ford dealership in Lawrence for a multipoint inspection and other road-ready auto services. We'll review all components of your vehicle with our road trip preparation service, and our experts will be happy to offer road trip tips and advice. We can inspect your Ford Escape SUV or Maverick pickup to make sure it is fully prepared and equipped to handle long road trips and other factors that come with it. We perform oil changes, fluid top-offs, wheel alignments and other road-ready services, so visit the team at Laird Noller Ford Lawrence and we'll be happy to help you prepare for your upcoming road trip. We've even created a handy road trip checklist and other long trip tips to assist you!
Services to Get Before a Road Trip
There are many factors to consider when prepping your Ford for a long road trip, so visit our Ford service experts so they can take a closer look at your truck or SUV. We'll help you get your vehicle road trip ready by performing a multipoint inspection and addressing any issues that may need to be resolved before hitting the open road. Some pre-trip service tips include:
- Check lights, brakes, tires and other integral areas of your vehicle
- Check your car's battery to ensure it is operating at full strength
- Top off all fluids
- Replace filters
- Inspect your belts, hoses and other components
- Consider getting an oil change if your car is due for one soon
Would you like a Laird Noller Ford Lawrence service team member to take care of this for you? We'd be happy to help, so don't hesitate to schedule Ford service and make your appointment today.
Can You Take Older Cars on Road Trips?
If you're planning on driving a high-mileage car during your road trip, be sure to visit our service center first. While older cars can still make long journeys if they are up to date on all inspections and routine maintenance, you definitely want to have a high-mileage Ford looked at beforehand. If you are concerned of any pressing issues and want to upgrade to a new Ford for added confidence during your road trip, our sales experts will be happy to show you around our showroom!