How to change Oil in your vehicle? - Advice / ELF

Oil change FAQs

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Learn the benefits of an oil change service:

Regularly changing your car's engine oil and filter is one of the most important things you can do to keep your car running well.
Over time, your oil will break down and your filter will become clogged with contaminants.

Fortunately, changing your oil is both easy and inexpensive, so the sooner you change the oil in your car if it needs it, the better.
You’ll find in this section some guidelines on how to carry out an oil change.
Please note that we give you recommendations but you must remain cautious when following the steps and be aware that these operations are under your responsibility.
Be sure that you have the requested equipment and competences – if not, we recommend you contact a workshop to carry out these operations.

You will be able to follow in our FAQs below these easy step-by-step instructions to check and change your oil. They'll save you time and money.
To discover more, click on the issues below:

  • How to change engine oil in a car? Regularly changing your car's engine oil and filter is one of the most important things you can do to keep your car running well. Over time, your oil will break down and your filter will become clogged with contaminants. Changing your oil is both easy and inexpensive, so the sooner you change the oil in your car if it needs it, the better.Changing your oil regularly helps to prolong your engine and keep your car running smoothly.
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  • When to change the oil? What is the correct oil change interval? We’ll answer to a common question for many car owners looking to take care of their vehicle. Your vehicle owner’s manual will help you to determine when to change your vehicles engine oil. If you drive short distances regularly, tow heavy loads or compete in track days you’ll need to change your engine oil more frequently.
  • Oil change near me : where can you have an oil change?
    If you have a car, you can have it in our ELF EXPERT AUTO SERVICE centers or in our MOTOZONE centers (if you have a motorcycle)