Engine & Transmission Oil Change

Each vehicle has a different suggested frequency for oil changes. Every 3,750 miles, on average, the engine oil needs to be changed. Engine oil changes for gasoline-powered and diesel vehicles may differ from one another. It is important to check the vehicle’s engine periodically.

There are other factors that affect the frequency of oil changes and the contamination and decrease of engine oil. The way the vehicle is used, how frequently it is used, and the terrain it is used on all have an impact on how the engine operates. The frequency of engine oil changes will vary depending on how the car is utilized. Import Auto Center experts provide reliable information on when your car’s engine oil needs to be changed.

There is a considerable likelihood of damage if the vehicle’s oil change is delayed, which could result in high costs down the road. If the engine oil change is ignored, the car can lose traction and possibly generate noise as you drive. As engine oil degrades, its content deteriorates, density decreases and it becomes dirty. Engine oil, which has lost its qualities, cannot lubricate the engine well as it cannot hold on to the surface sufficiently and overheats the engine block and excess moisture due to heat shortens engine life. If the engine oil is not changed on time, the piston rings in the engine begin to wear out and lead to a decrease in the oil level over time, if it goes further, it will damage the engine and result in higher costs to you.



What Happens If Transmission Oil Is Low?

Transmission oil is basically to prevent the wear caused by the friction between the two parts of the vehicle touching each other. Transmission oil is a very important material that prevents wear as a result of the interaction between the mechanical parts of the vehicle. Low or running out of transmission oil can cause various problems. One of the other responsibilities of transmission oil is to reduce the heat generated by friction. Transmission oil, which has the task of providing a smooth transition between the motion energy and the gears in contact with each other, also prevents energy loss and also the micro-sized metal parts formed in the gearbox from getting between the gears.

As a result, if the transmission fluid depletes and runs out, it needs to be replaced. Transmission oil, which has such an important function, should be checked periodically. Transmission oil may decrease over time and may run out completely in the long run. Such a situation is dangerous both in terms of the healthy operation of the gearbox and in terms of driving safely.



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Why choose us?

We prioritize our employees’ training and development by keeping up with technological developments and service industry innovations.

We have a team of dedicated professionals that have over 20 years of experience in automotive repair and customer service. When you bring your vehicle in to our shop, our friendly staff members will speak with you regarding your concerns and any symptoms that you may have been experiencing.

Our technicians will perform an inspection of your vehicle to determine if there is anything wrong that needs to be repaired. We guarantee that our inspection will be thorough and accurate, and that we will only recommend services that we feel are necessary to restore your car.

Here at Import Auto Center, we use the latest in factory level equipment and computer diagnostics to guarantee the quality of our work.

We offer warranty on our repairs that covers them for 12 months or 12,000 miles, whichever comes first.