Oil Change - Granite FordOil changes are the the most important part of keeping your engine running for years to come. When oil becomes sludge, your engine can drag and result in costly repairs. A lot of people around the country do not know that they can easily change their own oil. Failing to maintain regular oil changes could eventually result in high repair costs if your engine locks up and dies.

In some cases, people are forced to purchase new vehicles simply due to a lack of consistent vehicle maintenance. One thing to remember before changing your oil: check your owner’s manual and filler cap to determine the ideal oil for your engine. The owner’s manual will also tell you the correct quantity of oil and recommended intervals for oil changes.

We found a helpful infographic to help you change the oil on your vehicle. Simply follow the steps outlined below and you’ll be driving on fresh oil in no time.