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Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
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Because of all the different ways people use their GM vehicles, maintenance needs vary. You may even need more frequent checks and replacements than you'll ﬁnd in the schedules in this section So please read this section and note how you drive. H you have any questions on how to keep your vehicle in good condition. see your Buick dealer.
This part tells you the maintenance services you should have done and when you should schedule them. If you go to your dealer for your service needs. you'll know that Glut—trained and supported service people will perform the work using genuine GM puns.
The proper ﬂuids and lubricants to use are listed in Part D. Make sure whoever services your vehicle uses lites-e. All parts should be replaced and all necessary
repairs done before you or anyone else drives the vehicle.
These schedules are for vehicles that:
o can-y passengers and cargo within recommended limits. You will ﬁnd these limits on your vehicle's "lire-Loading lnfonnation label. See “Loading Your l«tit-hide" in the Indes.
I are driven on reasonable road surfaces within legal driving limits.
I use the recommended fuel. See “Fuel" in the Index
Selecting the Right Schedule
First you'll need to decide which of the two schedules is right for your vehicle. Here’s how to decide which schedule to follow: