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Getting an Oil Change

Oil Change

An oil change removes contamination in your oil that could damage your engine and can help keep your vehicle in good running condition.

How often should I get my oil changed?

Check your vehicle owner's manual for the manufacturer's recommendations on how often you should be changing your oil.

Newer vehicles are often equipped with oil life monitoring sensors which tell you when it's time to change the oil, while some cars have a dashboard display that will count down oil life.

Vehicles that use synthetic oils have longer intervals between oil changes because synthetic oil doesn't break down as quickly as traditional fossil-based oil.

Where should I get my oil changed?

The next time you need an oil change, trust CAA or a CAA-approved facility to complete the work: