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2012 Buick Enclave Base AWD 4dr

2012 Buick Enclave
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door SUV, 4WD Sport Utility Vehicle
16 (2011) mpg city / 22 (2011) mpg hwy
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March 19, 2012, 6:56 am

Ray L
 

Question: Oil Changes for Break. Steering and Transmission?

To whom it may concern,

I would like to know how frequently I should have my Buick Enclave's break, steering, and transmission oil changed? What would be the outcome if I didn't have my Enclave oils changed on time? What would be the cost for each individual service? Any individual sign which I should pick up when these services are needed?

thank you very much for your answers in advances,

Ray Lau


March 20, 2012, 8:34 pm

Tyler O
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Follow you maintenance schedule. Not doing so will shorten the life of the drivetrain components.

Engine oil is due every 3000-7500 miles depending on how you use the vehicle. (towing, heavy traffic, lots of hills etc)

ATF should be done at 50k-100k

Check the brakes at every service and replace the fluid about every two years. A brake fluid hydrometer can tell the water content of the brake fluid to help determine it's condition.


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