Road Trip Preparation FAQs

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Road Trip Preparation FAQs

Are you thinking about taking your vehicle on a lengthy journey? The team at our Toyota service center is here to answer any questions you have about how to prepare a car for a road trip or what to check on a car before a long trip. Whether you're touring national parks, visiting loved ones or checking off bucket list items, there's nothing more exciting than getting ready for an adventure behind the wheel of your Toyota RAV4 or Sienna. Before you head out, visit our Toyota dealership near Monroeville, PA, for any necessary maintenance or repairs from our road trip safety checklist. If you're looking to buy a new Toyota and have road trips in the works, get a closer look at the Toyota Highlander SUV or test-drive a Sienna minivan in PA!

Road Trip Essentials: Car Maintenance Checklist

  • Oil change and filter replacement
  • Top off or flush brake fluid
  • Top off or change power steering fluid
  • Top off or replace transmission fluid
  • Check tire air pressure and treads
  • Tire rotation or replacement
  • Brake inspection
  • Replace cabin air filter replacement
  • Check headlights, taillights, brake lights and turn signals
  • Inspect belts and hoses
  • Replace wiper blades
  • Test car battery
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