The Importance of Regular Oil Changes

Mechanic Changing Engine Oil¬†When it comes to auto maintenance few things are as important as routine oil changes. This quick service is necessary for several important reasons to ensure that your vehicle does not suffer from any major engine issues. Our mechanics constantly see the difference in vehicles that have been serviced regularly and those that haven’t. Plugged oil pump inlet screens, lifter or other engine noises, stuck piston rings, loss of oil pressure, premature engine wear or failure – all symptoms of extended oil changes.

What exactly does oil do for your car and why is it so important to change it frequently? Oil is the main lubricator for all the moving parts in your engine, as well as keeping those moving parts cool. It’s very important because without oil (or without quality oil) your car’s engine could be at risk to damage from metal on metal contact and overheating.

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