Synthetic oil, myth versus truth

September 30th, 2014 by

Maybe your vehicle’s manufacturer requires synthetic oil, or you have a choice.  In either case, you should still learn why one type might perform better than another for your specific vehicle.  We recommend taking a closer look at this article from Vehicle MD regarding “The Truth About Synthetic Oil.” For the record, we strongly support

Possible to go 5-6 months between service?

January 10th, 2011 by

(Part 2 of 2 – covering engine oil types/facts) Different variations of this question are asked on a fairly regular basis, but almost always the same answer applies:  Depends, not usually. There are enough variables in properly caring for your vehicle that prolonging the time between routine service is inadvisable at best, and potentially harmful

Every 3,000 miles / 3 months, or what?

December 30th, 2010 by

Here is part 1 (albeit abbreviated in light of the influx of customers taking advantage of our “winterization” promotion that ends today) of the Oil Change Interval blog entry that many of you have asked for these past few months.  More detailed information forthcoming in part 2. ————– There is some question as to whether