Archive for February 13, 2014


The Importance of Routine Oil Changes

Motor oil types

Everybody who owns an automobile has heard about the 3,000 mile oil change “rule.” Even though most auto mechanics agree that car owners are safe if they drive 5,000 miles before the get an oil change, getting it changed sooner does not hurt. Overall, most drivers are pretty good about doing routine motor oil changes.

Since there are plenty of oil change places in every town in city, thousands of people drive in every day to have their old motor oil drained and replaced by different motor oil types. If you own a car you have surely witnesses the thick, black used motor oil that technicians drain from your engine before pumping in a few leaders of fresh oil. But have you ever wondered what happens with the many gallons of use