Pickup Trucks

Taking Care of Your Pickup Truck

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Wickell, Dale. "Pickup Trucks." ThoughtCo, Jul. 9, 2017, thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923. Wickell, Dale. (2017, July 9). Pickup Trucks. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923 Wickell, Dale. "Pickup Trucks." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923 (accessed September 26, 2017).

Pickup Truck Maintenance

Sure, we've seen some truck recall issues lately, but overall most of today's pickup trucks are durable, and will still be on the road, performing the tasks their owners expect, many years from their date of manufacture. But it's a whole lot easier to keep your truck rolling when maintenance becomes a regular part of its life.

Tire Safety & Maintenance

Tire safety should be at or near the top of your list of regular inspections.

At the very least, a blowout is annoying, but the results could be devastating. You can't always avoid a flat -- who knows when a nail or other sharp object will be right in your path, but you can certainly monitor tire wear and tear.

Cold Weather Truck Care & Safety

Driving on snow and ice can be a challenge. Maybe these tips will help you get through it safely.

More Seasonal Pickup Truck Maintenance

Summertime chores are important, too.

Truck Towing Options

Towing might not seem like a maintenance issue, but it can quickly become one when you don't install a towing system that's right for your truck (or when you need a little extra seasoning in order to tow safely.

Protecting the $$$ You Spend on a Pickup Truck

Sometimes, future maintenance issues can be avoided by doing some extra research before you buy a pickup truck.

Avoid Accidents, Understand Truck Safety Systems

Your truck may have built-in safety devices to help you avoid an accident. Be sure you understand how to use them.

Pickup Truck Recalls

Avoid potential problems by being aware of pickup truck recalls.

Truck Recalls Archives

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Wickell, Dale. "Pickup Trucks." ThoughtCo, Jul. 9, 2017, thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923. Wickell, Dale. (2017, July 9). Pickup Trucks. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923 Wickell, Dale. "Pickup Trucks." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/pickup-trucks-maintenance-3273923 (accessed September 26, 2017).