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Debunking Oil Change Myths

Debunking Oil Change Myths

Regular oil changes are essential for maintaining the health and longevity of your vehicle's engine. Unfortunately, there are many myths surrounding oil changes that can lead to confusion and improper maintenance. In this blog, we'll debunk some of the most common oil change myths and provide you with accurate information on how to properly care for your car. Myth #1: You Need to Change Your Oil Every 3,000 Miles This idea is perhaps the most widely believed oil change myth. While it used to be true that cars required an oil change every 3,000 miles, advance in engine technology and synthetic oils have made this outdated advice. Most cars can now go 5,000 to 7,500 miles between oil changes, and some cars can even go up to 15,000 miles. Consult your vehicle's owner's manual or your mechanic for the recommended oil change intervals for your car. Myth #2: You Can't Change Your Oil in Cold Weather While it's true that oil becomes thicker in colder temperatures ... read more

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