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Road Trip Tips at Rick Hill Porsche

Are you thinking about taking a road trip and wondering how you can prepare your car for a journey across Tennessee? You'll be happy to know that Rick Hill Porsche is here to help with important road trip advice! If you're unsure of how to plan a road trip, make sure to reach out to our Porsche dealership near Johnson City, TN. Our Porsche service experts have compiled some road trip tips to ensure you and your vehicle are ready for every adventure ahead. Give us a call today if you have questions or concerns regarding your vehicle.

Taking a High Mileage Car on a Road Trip

If you've been keeping up with routine car maintenance and your vehicle is in good mechanical condition, then you should have no problem taking your high mileage car on a long road trip. As long as your vehicle runs well, is up to date on its Porsche service intervals and has had its Tennessee state inspection, the mileage shouldn't affect your car's readiness for a road trip. Visit our nearby Porsche dealer if you have any other questions about your high mileage car.

How to Prepare a Car for a Road Trip

No matter if you drive a Porsche SUV or an electric Porsche vehicle like the new Taycan, there are many things to consider when preparing your car for a road trip in TN and beyond. You can check routine Porsche maintenance items on your own, or simply visit our Kingsport Porsche service center for Macan repairs or Cayenne brake service. Just let us know you're planning a trip in the near future, and we'll make sure your vehicle is road trip ready. Services we might perform during our road trip checklist include:

  • Full-synthetic oil change
  • Replace engine or cabin air filter
  • Add new windshield wiper blades
  • Battery test and/or replacement
  • Top off fluids
  • Inspect belts and hoses
  • Check tire tread
  • Replace burnt-out lights
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