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What Do Acura Service Codes Mean?

New Haven drivers want to ensure that their Acura model is up to date on routine maintenance. Here at Acura of Milford, we know that taking time for regular maintenance is the best way to continue to enjoy the performance and reliability you’ve come to expect from your Acura model. Acura service codes make it easy to stay on top of your vehicle’s maintenance needs. This convenient system calculates service needs based on your car’s mileage and its own unique maintenance requirements specified by the manufacturer. Read on to learn more about Acura service codes, compliments of Acura of Milford.

Acura Dashboard Lights

Milford area drivers can simply take a look at their dashboard to see any warning lights and indicators that help you easily monitor the condition of your vehicle. The Acura dashboard lights can be displayed with a letter and sometimes a number to signify the importance of the issue or problem. Main codes will appear as “A” or “B” and show whether your vehicle needs a simple oil change or a full oil service. The main code will also appear along with a numbered subcode of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 to indicate the exact service your vehicle requires.

What is B Service for Acura?

Acura “B” service covers the routine tasks you’ll need to perform to keep your Acura running smoothly on Fairfield roads. These include oil and filter changes, brake services, and multi-point inspections performed by Acura-certified mechanics, like the ones you’ll find at Acura of Milford.

Acura Service B1

Acura service B1 doesn’t have to be confusing. Acura service B1 services cover basic maintenance tasks including the following:

  • Engine oil and filter change
  • Front and rear brake inspection
  • Parking brake adjustment (as needed)
  • Fluid check and refill
  • Tire rotation and check

Acura of Milford service technicians will also inspect and potentially recommend repairs for the following:

  • Tie rod ends
  • Suspension
  • Exhaust
  • Fuel System
  • Driveshaft boots
  • Steering gearbox

Acura Service Tips and Tricks from Acura of Milford

Here at Acura of Milford we know drivers from Milford to Bridgeport are seeking out automotive service tips and tricks like how to be fuel-efficient and how to replace the battery in your Acura key fob. Whether you’re interested in learning more about Acura dashboard lights, car maintenance for beginners or general car care tips, we are here to help.

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