Oil Change Services in Chicago, IL 60643-3136

Oil Change
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Most vehicle owners know that preventative maintenance is key for keeping your car in good working order. If you want to maximize fuel efficiency, ensure optimal operation and avoid unnecessary repairs, the best thing you can do is take your vehicle in for regular servicing. This includes regular oil changes. At Meineke #226 in Chicago, we recommend oil and oil filter changes at regular intervals. Consider it an investment in the lifespan of your vehicle. To learn more about oil change best practices, oil filter price comparisons and more, we invite you to contact us today.

What Does Engine Oil Do, Anyway?

Why do you need to replace engine oil or invest in replacement oil filters? Here’s how oil works: It literally serves as a kind of car lube, keeping the pieces of the engine from rubbing against each other and causing too much friction. It also helps transfer heat away from the engine. It can prevent wear and tear while extending the lifespan of your vehicle significantly. This is why it is crucial to remove the old oil, which loses its efficacy, and replace it with new oil. Doing this on a regular basis will enable you to continue driving in streets of {city}, {State} safely. Visit in Chicago today or make an appointment for an oil change.

When Do You Need an Oil Change?

Something we are commonly asked at Meineke #226 by our customers in Chicago IL is how frequently an oil change is needed. The short answer is that it can vary. Some people will tell you every 3,000 miles, others every 10,000 miles as it can vary from one vehicle type to the next. A good place to find out is in your vehicle owner’s manual. You can also simply bring your car to your local Meineke for an evaluation and to see how often the oil filter change is really necessary.

What Happens When You Skip the Oil Change?

If you don’t regularly get replacement oil and replacement oil filters, your engine will start to experience serious problems. First and foremost, it will overheat. This will cause it to run much less efficiently and can cause the engine parts to warp and corrode over time. Sooner or later, without routine oil changes, the entire engine will just shut down and you will have to replace it. Of course, this is much pricier than just changing the oil, which goes to show the basic value in preventative auto maintenance from

Where Can You Get an Oil Change?

Though DIY oil changes are possible, they can be difficult and are often better left to professionals. For your oil change and auto filter change needs, come to our center at 10716 South Western Avenue—and don’t forget to check the Meineke oil change coupons page beforehand!

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Call to Schedule: (773) 672-3007

Meineke Chicago

10716 South Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60643-3136

(773) 672-3007

Center Hours

M-F 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sat 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Sun Closed

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