When to Change the Oil in Your Mercedes-Benz

When to Change the Oil in Your Mercedes-Benz

When to Change the Oil in Your Mercedes-Benz

Motor engine technology has come a long way. We’ve moved past the days of carburetors, distributors and regular engine oil to fuel injectors, ignition systems and long-life synthetic oils, meaning that you don’t need to change your oil every 3,000 miles anymore.

So, how do you know how often you DO need to change the oil in your Mercedes-Benz? Read on to discover what factors you should consider when determining your optimal oil-change period.

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How often does my Audi need an oil change?

How often does my Audi need an oil change?

Many mechanical breakdowns are avoidable with preventative maintenance, and the single most important preventive maintenance routines you can perform on your Audi vehicle is to regularly change the oil. Thoroughly flushing your fluids at proper intervals can help to extend your Audi’s life for many years – and miles – beyond the average life of a car.

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How often does a BMW need an oil change?

How often does a BMW need an oil change?

Changing your oil is an essential preventative maintenance service for any car, especially for your BMW. If you want to keep your vehicle running smoothly, regular oil changes are essential. A car’s oil keeps the engine parts lubricated to ensure that they’re running well – without regular oil changes, your vehicle’ s engine would overheat, which could potentially warp important parts, ultimately leading to engine failure.

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Check Engine Light vs. Service Engine Soon Light

Is there a difference between the check engine light and service engine soon light?

The check engine light and service engine soon light are often mistaken for one another and many are confused as to what they each mean. Though they seem similar, we’ll explain just how different they actually are.

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hydroplaning

What is hydroplaning?

Hydroplaning 101

If you want to understand what hydroplaning is, here is everything you need to know about this phenomenon so that you can take to the road safely, and confidently, no matter the weather conditions. Read More

Texas State Vehicle Inspection

Texas State Vehicle Inspection

What Happens During Your Texas State Vehicle Inspection?

In the State of Texas, vehicles must pass an official state safety and emissions inspection every year in order to legally drive on state roads. Read More

Low Coolant Light

Low Coolant Light

Has your Low Coolant Light come on?

Here is what the low coolant light means on your car and the (usual) suspects behind why your low coolant light is on. Read More

Independent Auto Shop

Why Choose an Independent Auto Shop Over the Dealer?

Autoscope – A compelling independent auto shop alternative to the dealer.

Over the years, much has been written and discussed in many forms about the pros and cons of independent (non-dealer) automotive repair facilities versus dealers. Traditionally, the independent auto shop has inadvertently positioned itself as a “lower cost alternative to the dealer”. While this may have been true early on, it is not universally true any longer. eCommerce, ready availability of advanced factory-level diagnostics systems, modern technical training programs, factory and factory-level parts, have collectively leveled the playing field. Read More