IN A bid to keep motorists safe, Bosch Car Service (BCS) will be giving free vehicle diagnostic and safety checks for motorists starting on Saturday till Sunday at the SM City Rambakan Drive.

BCS aims to promote road and driver safety as well as regular preventive maintenance among local motorists. Likewise with rising environmental concerns over carbon emissions, Bosch endeavors to replicate the car clinic program in key cities nationwide.

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At the clinics, Bosch associates will provide free diagnostic tests and service related advice. Lumie're Autotech will also offer discounted parts.

The activity will be done simultaneously in Pangasinan and Ilocos as well as Metro Manila.

BCS service staff in outlets will also perform regular periodic and preventive maintenance services, lube services that include oil change and tune-up, and vehicle safety inspection, which covers the car's suspension, steering, brakes, clutch and tires.

Motorists will also receive huge discounts on Bosch parts and accessories.

Participating BCS outlets include Lumie're Autotech Corporation in G. Del Pilar corner Legarda Road in Baguio City; Dan's Car Audio and Accessories in Lucao District, Dagupan Pangasinan; Northeast Car Care Centre along National Highway, Cabalanggan, Bantay Ilocos Sur; and TopGear Auto Service Center in Rosario Drive, Cubao Quezon City.

Bosch-trained mechanics are set to perform OE-quality services and a variety of electrical services including battery, starter and alternator testing as well as diagnostic services to check various engine parameters.

The BCS clinic will also provide installation services for Bosch products like filters, horns, headlamp bulbs, relays and wipers. (Maria Elena Catajan)