Prepare for a Road Trip with Baxter Subaru Omaha!

2021 Ascent parked in mountain setting - road trip concept

Prepare for a Road Trip
with Baxter Subaru Omaha!

If you're mapping out a road trip across the Great Plains and beyond, it's important to come up with fun playlists, plan out exciting pitstops and more. It's even more crucial to ensure that your vehicle is ready for everything that the road ahead has in store. Thankfully, the team at our Subaru dealership in Omaha, NE, has put together a comprehensive road trip checklist that's designed just for you. Whether you need a routine car inspection, a Subaru oil and filter change or you're not quite sure, the auto repair technicians at our local Subaru service center have you covered! 

Subaru Service Center

Road Trip Car Checklist

From Subaru battery tests to tire inspections and air filter replacements, there are a variety of factors to consider when planning for a road trip. Those who drive a high-mileage car may be asking themselves "Is my car too old for a road trip?" As long as you regularly schedule Subaru service and maintenance, your vehicle should be all set. To help put you at ease, we've put together a road trip checklist that includes Subaru Forester service and Ascent repairs such as:

  • Full conventional or synthetic oil change
  • Replace engine or cabin air filter
  • Fresh windshield wiper blades
  • Battery test and/or replacement
  • Top off fluids
  • Inspect belts and hoses
  • Check tire tread
  • Replace burnt out lights
Genuine Subaru Roadside Emergency Kit

Essential Road Trip Items

Before you head out on your next road trip, you'll probably have more on your mind than taking care of Subaru repairs. We suggest you bring emergency supplies for peace of mind, as well as any clothing items, electronics and more that will make your trip all the more comfortable. And because we carry a wide selection of genuine Subaru parts and accessories for sale, finding the wiper blades or floor mats you want is easy at our NE Subaru dealer. Some road trip essentials include:  

  • Jumper cables
  • Emergency kit
  • Flashlight
  • Spare tire
  • Extra phone charger
  • Small cooler
  • Paper map
  • Jug of water
  • All-weather floor mats
  • UV window shade