Change in Driving StyleYou should always keep in mind that a diesel car doesn’t have spark plugs so while you switch on the ignition; it is the battery which takes the entire load. You should always be careful of the AC switch not being used while turning on the car.
Pre-heat MechanismThough almost all cars come with a pre-heat mechanism these days, but one should always be careful while you turn on the car. Wait for the Pre-heat indicator to switch off before your raise the ignition. In winters, especially the diesel car can take upto 5 mins before gaining momentum. So it is advisable to switch on the car before you actually hit the clutch and accelerator and start driving.
General Car ServiceOnce in 10,000 kms your car needs refreshment. You should get the service done timely so that the car remains in a steady and working condition always. So it is not only about getting the oil, coolant and filter’s changed, you also need to take care of the wheels. It is advisable to get your tyre’s aligned and rotated once in every 5,000 kms to increase their life and also have a routine air-check up to maintain a good fuel efficiency. A diesel car can give the petrol variant a run for their money if you keep the vehicle the condition needed. Hence it is always advised to give your car a routine check up, so that in case of any problem, it could get sorted then and there.
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