Oil Change in Lethbridge

Oil Change in Lethbridge

Oil Change in Lethbridge

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Alright, let's just get right down to it, shall we? When it comes to having your oil change in Lethbridge you certainly don't need to be a rocket scientist to get it done right - but having experience definitely helps. That's where the team at McDonald Nissan enters the picture. We believe in the importance of getting work done right the first time and in the best way possible.

Oil changes are just a part of life - like the changing of the seasons - and work you do on preventing possible problems in the future means a better driving experience and a longer life for your vehicle. Let our professionals handle your oil change, after all, an hour now and then to stave off a possible problem it might cause in the future if left unchecked is money saved. Join us today and let's make sure your vehicle continues to run smoothly for years to come - at McDonald Nissan.

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The Importance of Oil Changes in Lethbridge

You've heard it before and you'll hear it again - changing your oil frequently is a sure fire way to keep your engine healthy and your car happy - but just what does that mean? Well, for starters, you have to consider what type of driver you are, for example, do you drive every day? Are you using your vehicle for heavy labour or are you keeping it inside, away from the harsh elements, only to be used on spotless blue sky days? All of these points will have an effect on your oil and its quality.

In a recent article published in Scientific American, the topic was explored with some depth - pointing out that, "[some] chains usually recommend it be done every three months or 3,000 miles, but many mechanics would tell you that such frequent changes are overkill. Indeed, most car owner's manuals recommend changing out the oil less frequently, usually after 5,000 or 7,500 miles." It goes on to point out that reputable sites such as Edmunds refer to driving habits as being the #1 oil-change-frequency culprit.

Checking the oil

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So, just how often do you need to change your oil? Well, what are your driving habits? The equation doesn't require a lot of mental math if you remind yourself that the more you drive the more you should be changing your oil - but it's always recommended that you speak with a certified technician, like those you will find at McDonald Nissan, to get a better idea of a schedule that reflects your driving style. Nissan suggests, for example, being considerate of standard maintenance expectations every 8,000 kilometres or every 6 months, whichever comes first.

In a similar manner, the type of oil that you are using will also factor into your frequency - with regular, blended, and synthetic oils available, the specifics do start to become a little more calculated when you add them all up. All the same - keeping an eye on your oil change frequency and scheduling your oil changes in a regular fashion is always a good preventative measure for improved fuel economy and an engine that's running under optimum conditions. Get your car serviced today at McDonald Nissan!

Not Your Ordinary Dealership - Find Your Next Car at McDonald Nissan

We want you to have an amazing time while searching for your next vehicle - and with tons of options backed by friendly and knowledgeable experts you can be sure that you're going to have a memorable experience with the team at McDonald Nissan. Let us get to work for you finding the model that best embodies your needs and gives you all the reasons to make McDonald Nissan your dealership home. Join us today at 3608 - 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1J 4Z5.

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