What regular maintenance should I be doing to my car besides regular oil changes?

Asked by Aug 15, 2015 at 02:50 PM about the 2010 Mazda MAZDA3 s Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just purchased a 2010 Mazda 3s Sport
hatchback with 45,000 miles on it. I don't
know much about cars besides checking tire
pressure and making sure I have the oil
changed. Just looking for any tips for
extending the life of my 'new' car. Thanks in
advance for your help!

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Refer to the owner's manual for what needs to be done. If you don't have a manual get one from www.helminc.com

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