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Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services
Using Your Maintenance Schedule
We a: General Motors want to help you keep your vehicle in good working condilion. But we don't know exactly how you'll drive it. You may drive very short distances only a few times a week. [Jr you may drive long distances all the time in very hot. dusty weather. You may use your vehicle in making deliveries. Or you may drive it to work. to do errands or in many other ways.
Because of all the different ways people use their vehicle-5, 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. if you have any questions on how to keep your vehicle in good condition, see your Buick dealer.
This part tells you Ihe maintenance services you shoUId have done and when you should schedule them. if you go to your dealer for your service needs, you'll know that GM-Irﬂinot‘l and supported service people will perform the work Using genuine GM parts.
The proper ﬂuids and lubricants to use are lLsted in
Part D. Make sure whoever services your vehicle uses these. All pans should be replaced and all necessary repairs done before you or anyone else drives me vehicle.
These schedules are for vehicles that:
0 carry passengers and cargo within recommended limits. You will ﬁnd these limits on your vehicle's Tire-Loading Information label. See “Loading Your Vehicle“ in Ihe index.
I are driven on reasonable road surfaces within legal driving limits.
0 use the recommmded 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: