Oil Change Services in Sonoma, Petaluma and Santa Rosa
The oil in your car is similar to the blood in your veins – it keeps all moving parts running smoothly. Regular oil changes are essential to the basic maintenance plan of any vehicle. Drop by the Pacific Rim Auto Repair auto repair center for a quick oil change from one of our friendly and experienced auto repair specialists. Be proactive and prevent possible damages to your engine, make sure your car is properly maintained and that the oil is changed on a regular basis.
When is it Time for an Oil Change?
Don’t wait until the ‘check oil’ signal lights up on your dashboard. Pacific Rim Auto Repair experts offer recommendations on the frequency for oil changes based on a few facts about mileage, driving habits, and the particulars of your vehicle. Drop in for a free estimate if you’re unsure whether your car is in need of an oil change. One of our helpful employees will be happy to answer your questions and concerns. In the meantime here are a few warning signs to look for:
- Strange and loud clanging noises
- Your car is eating up a lot of oil
- The emergency check engine light pops up
- The oil is dark and dense
- You don’t know when you last changed the oil
Save Money with a Quality Oil Change
Did you know that by not changing the oil in your car, you could end up spending $2,000 and upward to repair your engine? That’s right, oil helps make automobiles run smoothly and without an oil change, the engine will suffer serious damages that’ll you will pay for tenfold. Save yourself the stress, time and money and be sure to properly maintain your car but changing the oil regularly. Ideally, you want to schedule an oil change after your car has seen 3,000-7,000 miles. If not, the oil is likely to corrode and wreak havoc on your vehicle and engine. Nearly everything can affect your car’s performance, be diligent and make sure it is getting the proper maintenance.
The High Cost of Engine Neglect
Dirt particles, dust and bits of debris eventually build up in an engine and affect a vehicle’s performance. Fresh engine oil lubricates all moving parts allowing for a smoother ride and a longer lifespan for your vehicle. Neglecting to change your oil will cost more in the long run. Don’t risk serious damage to your engine. Have your oil checked regularly and receive practical car care tips from our friendly auto repair experts.
Only A Few Minutes Can Save Hours of Costly Repairs
When you drop into Pacific Rim Auto Repair, our qualified staff will change your oil within minutes and provide you with a handy sticker as a reminder for your next recommended visit. Don’t wait until a simple oil change turns into a bigger repair problem. Consult regularly with automotive specialists for practical preventative maintenance tips. We invite motorists to call us to schedule an appointment, or to ask about any car care concern.