Oil Change Service
It is recommended that oil changes occur every 3,000 – 5,000 miles to stop engine wear and keep oil free from particles. With advances in technology oil changes can be extended to every 5,000-10,000 miles. For your vehicles particular needs always consult your owner’s handbook or ask one of our technicians.
What they do: Your vehicle counts on new oil and oil filters to keep it operating efficiently. Oil should be kept full, clean from particles and not burnt. Oil provides lubrication to crucial engine parts. Moving components create friction and over time leads to corrosion. Oil or a synthetic lubricating substance can minimize the damage. By performing regular oil changes you will effectively increase your engine’s efficiency as well as maintain the life of your vehicles engine.
Why Do I Need This Service?
Changing your oil regularly and on schedule is one of the single most beneficial services you can do to keep your vehicle in great shape and lessen internal engine wear. It’s no longer strange to see a properly maintained car hit the 200,000-mile mark. Oil is the life-blood of your engine and helps to carry heat and debris away from vital engine parts like bearings and piston rings.
When Should I check or change the engine oil on my vehicle?
Check Oil Light or Maintenance Required Light is on
Oil is dirty (dark brown to black in color)
Pinging, knocking, or additional sounds coming from the engine
At the minimum your engine’s oil level should be checked monthly as this will help identify leaks or burning oil