Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM Oil Change near Plymouth MA
It is important to keep up with your maintenance schedule and change your oil every 3,000 miles or 3-4 months. Oil changes keep your car running longer and avoid costly repairs. If you don’t change your vehicle’s oil, dirt and grime can accumulate in the oil, and the dirty oil could bypass the filter. This could lead to sludge buildup in the engine which can hurt your vehicle’s overall health. It is important to follow manufacturer recommended maintenance for your vehicle. Your oil life monitor on your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep or RAM vehicle will give you a good indication as to when you will need to get your oil changed.
Oil Changes at Quirk Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM in Marshfield, MA Include:
- 5 Quarts Oil
- New Oil Filter
- Complete Multi-point Inspection
How Often Should I Change My Oil?
Your oil should be changed when your vehicle’s oil life monitor states that the oil life is around 10-15%.
- Frequently carrying heavy loads
- Idling extensively or driving at low speeds for long distances
- Driving in dusty conditions
- Driving off-road frequently
- Your engine is old and burns oil
Common Motor Oil Types:
Basic motor oil which protects against deposit build up, viscosity break down and wear protection over time.
High Mileage Oil
Best used in engines with 75,000 miles or more. Contains a special blend of additives to help with the general wear and tear that these older engines can be prone too.
Synthetic oil is the recommended type for nearly every Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep or Ram vehicle. It helps to prolong the engine’s life, protects better at higher temperatures, and is generally just the highest protection among all other oil types.