How to Perform an Oil Change

August 2nd, 2018 by

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How to Perform an Oil Change

Changing your oil is one of the most important kinds of auto maintenance, and you can do it yourself with the help of this step-by-step guide from the Acura service department near Henderson at FIndlay Acura in %%di_city%:

  1. Unscrew the plug keeping the oil in the tank with a box-end wrench with an oil pan underneath to collect the old oil.
  2. Take out the old oil filter with the rubber gasket.
  3. Pop the hood and add fresh oil into the tank with a funnel. Make sure to use the right oil for your car.
  4. Wait for a few minutes and then use the dipstick to make sure the oil level is full.
  5. Recycle the old motor oil.

Get Your Oil Changed Near Henderson by the Pros at Findlay Acura

Doing a DIY oil change can save you a few bucks and help you understand your car better, but sometimes it’s nice to just pull up and have a certified technician take care of it so be sure to check out our service specials. You can even learn the difference between premium vs. regular gas, how much an oil change costs, or how to unlock a steering wheel. Make the trip from Henderson to Findlay Acura in Henderson for Acura Accelerated Service today, and contact our staff with any questions!