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Electric Vehicle Maintenance - What You Need to Know & A Few Tips

Electric Vehicle Maintenance - What You Need to Know & A Few Tips

  Electric vehicles are known for their low maintenance compared to traditional gas-powered cars. But with the advantages come a few considerations, especially considering EVs are beginning to evolve.  EV Maintenance Tasks Battery Care The battery is the heart of your EV, and its health is crucial for your vehicle's performance. While modern EV batteries are designed to be durable, keeping an eye on their state of charge is essential. Avoid frequently charging your battery to 100% unless necessary, as this can put extra stress on it. Instead, aim for a charge level between 20% and 80% for daily use. Additionally, follow the manufacturer's recommendations for periodic battery maintenance. Tire Maintenance Proper tire care is essential for any vehicle, and EVs are no exception. Electric cars are often heavier due to their batteries, so that tire wear can be more pronounced. Regularly check tire pressure and ensure they are inflated to the manufacturer's recomm ... read more