Easy Miles ? Do Marion Driving Conditions Affect Service Intervals?

August 6, 2023

Have you ever noticed that your vehicle has a schedule in your owner's manual for what is called severe service maintenance? Let's define what severe driving conditions aren't: The easiest driving a vehicle experiences is traveling on the interstate for 20 miles (32 kilometers) or more at a cons... More

Ask Blair's Ferry Automotive About the Importance of Service Intervals

June 13, 2021

Today in our Blair's Ferry Automotive blog, we're going to talk about following recommended service intervals. Your vehicle isn't the only aspect of your life with recommended intervals: What about six-month dental cleanings and regular physical exams? Then there's laundry, mowing the lawn, payi... More

Is Your Marion Driving Severe?

September 6, 2020

People near Marion, Iowa, often ask Blair's Ferry Automotive how often they should have a particular service done. It's a great thing to ask. You can look at your owner's manual or have your Marion, Iowa, service advisor at Blair's Ferry Automotive look up your vehicle in a service database. What... More

Recommended Marion Service Intervals

August 16, 2020

Everyone in Marion, Iowa, knows we are advised to go to our Marion dentist twice a year. Oral-conscious Marion residents have a teeth-cleaning and examination. Once a year, we get x-rays to look for problems that can't be seen with the naked eye. When our dentist is done, he/she tells us what wa... More

Blair's Ferry Automotive Advice: Don't Overlook These 10 Automotive Services

August 12, 2018

Organization is the key to managing a busy life in Iowa. So setting up an annual calendar for vehicle care can keep Marion residents on top of preventive maintenance. But you can't just write oil change every few months on the calendar. Modern vehicles have many systems that are vital to the safe... More

Recommended Service Intervals at Blair's Ferry Automotive

April 30, 2018

Most people in the Marion area are aware that automotive manufacturers have recommended service intervals. Following recommended service intervals is very important. The engineers that design our vehicles have tested the various systems and components to meet durability and safety standard... More