2005 Buick ParkAvenue Owners Manual PDF | Page 337

How This Section is Organized
This maintenance schedule is divided into ?ve parts:
?Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services? explains
what to have done and how often. Some of these
services can be complex, so unless you are technically
quali?ed and have the necessary equipment, you
should let your GM dealer?s service department do
these jobs.
Your GM dealer has GM-trained and supported
service people that will perform the work using genuine
GM parts.
{CAUTION:
Performing maintenance work on a vehicle can
be dangerous. In trying to do some jobs, you
can be seriously injured. Do your own
maintenance work only if you have the
required know-how and the proper tools and
equipment for the job. If you have any doubt,
have a quali?ed technician do the work.
If you want to get the service information, see Service
Publications Ordering Information on page 7-11.
?Part B: Owner Checks and Services? tells you
what should be checked and when. It also explains
what you can easily do to help keep your vehicle in
good condition.
?Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections? explains
important inspections that your dealer?s service
department can perform for you.
?Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants? lists
some recommended products necessary to help
keep your vehicle properly maintained. These products,
or their equivalents, should be used whether you do
the work yourself or have it done.
?Part E: Maintenance Record? is a place for you to
record and keep track of the maintenance performed
on your vehicle. Keep your maintenance receipts.
They may be needed to qualify your vehicle for
warranty repairs.
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2005 Buick ParkAvenue Owners Manual Summary of Content

How This Section is OrganizedThis maintenance schedule is divided into ve parts:Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services explainswhat to have done and how often. Some of theseservices can be complex, so unless you are technicallyqualied and have the necessary equipment, youshould let your GM dealers service department dothese jobs.Your GM dealer has GM-trained and supportedservice people that will perform the work using genuineGM parts.{CAUTION:Performing maintenance work on a vehicle canbe dangerous. In trying to do some jobs, youcan be seriously injured. Do your ownmaintenance work only if you have therequired know-how and the proper tools andequipment for the job. If you have any doubt,have a qualied technician do the work.If you want to get the service information, see ServicePublications Ordering Information on page 7-11.Part B: Owner Checks and Services tells youwhat should be checked and when. It also explainswhat you can easily do to help keep your vehicle ingood condition.Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections explainsimportant inspections that your dealers servicedepartment can perform for you.Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants listssome recommended products necessary to helpkeep your vehicle properly maintained. These products,or their equivalents, should be used whether you dothe work yourself or have it done.Part E: Maintenance Record is a place for you torecord and keep track of the maintenance performedon your vehicle. Keep your maintenance receipts.They may be needed to qualify your vehicle forwarranty repairs.6-3