Longer Intervals Between Oil Changes Recommended

Oil change

Detroit News - December 28, 2011

Many dri­vers still believe their motor oil should be changed every 3,000 miles, but improve­ments in oils, fric­tion proof­ing, and car engines have length­ened the oil-change inter­val to 7,500 — 10,000 miles, slash­ing motor oil con­sump­tion. Dri­vers should be con­fi­dent in the oil change advice offered by automak­ers.