Category: Oil Change

Motor Oil Can’t Be Broken, Can It?

August 15th, 2020 by

No, your motor oil isn’t a part that can break, but it can break down. One of the most important things you can do to extend the life of your car and to minimize expensive repairs is to change the oil regularly. Whether you use conventional, full synthetic, synthetic blend, or high mileage engine oil,

How Oil Filters Work

November 18th, 2019 by

Fluid Filters: Explained When you get an oil change, the oil filter must also be replaced. That’s because it’s responsible for catching and trapping the contaminants that the oil collects over time. It’s normal for fluid to get dirty. That means it’s doing its job, and for the oil filter to do its job, it

Oil Viscosity Explained

September 5th, 2019 by

What You Need to Know If you have ever tried to purchase motor oil, you know that there are many kinds to choose from. Not just any motor oil off the shelf will be the right one for your vehicle! You need one with the right viscosity — one that’s not too thick to flow

Should You Change Dirty Motor Oil?

August 30th, 2019 by

Why Oil Gets Dirty The Benefits of Oil If you want to keep your car healthy, you know to keep an eye on the motor oil and change it routinely. That’s because clean oil is the key to a healthy, well-performing engine. It lubricates parts to prevent excessive wear and overheating. It also collects any

Should I Change My Oil?

August 29th, 2019 by

FAQ At Jeff’s Auto Repair in Lynnwood, Washington, we get a lot of questions from our customers about when they should change their car’s oil. We decided to answer the most frequently asked questions in one post, so you have an easy resource to turn to when you have questions about your oil change schedule.

Mercedes A-Service & B-Service

July 3rd, 2019 by

Mercedes-Benz’s Repair & Maintenance Flexible Service System From the European import repair experts at Jeff’s Auto Repair in Bellevue, Washington, congratulations on your new Mercedes-Benz! Whether you’ve purchased a new or used Mercedes, you probably want to know everything you need to do to care for it. When does it need fluid replacement, brake repair,

Oil Change Cost

June 28th, 2019 by

Do You Get What You Paid For? Oil changes are an essential maintenance item for all vehicle owners. No matter what you drive or where you go, your car will need fluid service to protect the engine and keep it running well for as long as possible. But because this is one of the services

When to Change Motor Oil

June 26th, 2019 by

What Affects How Long Oil Lasts When Should I Change My Oil? It’s one of the most common questions that we hear at Jeff’s Auto Repair. Drivers in Sandpoint, Washington and across the country want the information they need to take care of their vehicles. The problem is that there is no simple answer. Saying

Why You Need Oil Changes

June 21st, 2019 by

Never-Ending Maintenance Vehicle care is never-ending. From the first moment a car is driven off the lot at the dealership, the engine is working. Parts are moving, running, spinning, and beginning their endless journey of wear-and-tear. And with that, so begins the on-going need for maintenance to protect these parts. That’s where Jeff’s Auto Repair