Generally, you should change your vehicle’s oil every 3,000 miles or every 3 months.
However, some newer vehicles require oil changes every 5,000 miles. In order to keep
your engine running smoothly, you should consult your vehicle’s manufacturer recommendations
on oil changes.
Engine oil is responsible for keeping the engine running smoothly. Regular changing
of your vehicle’s oil will allow your engine to last much longer. Engine oil reduces
the friction among all of the engine’s moving parts. As oil gets old, it doesn’t
lubricate the engine’s parts as well and can lead to increased wear and damage. Fresh
oil also absorbs and disperses heat much better than old oil does.
Without oil a vehicle’s engine would never function. Oil circulates throughout the
engine and is responsible for lubricating all of the moving parts. In a vehicle’s
engine there are many moving parts that operate together. Without oil, these moving
parts would rub against each other, create extreme levels of friction, and tear each
other apart. Without oil, these parts would wear excessively, and the engine would