As expected though, I had a call about an hour later to say the water pump had a slight leak and did I want them to change it. If you keep up with the regular maintenance for you Toyota Corolla, you can expect your vehicle to give you years of trouble-free performance. If the owner of the vehicle does the oil change themselves, she can also manually reset the maintenance-required light. I typically change the oil, and filter every 10,000-12,000. Please note that many maintenance items should be performed only by a qualified technician. Wife had a Mk 11 Mondeo with 90,000 +, same thing. The below video is one of the better, more accurate oil change videos I've seen on YouTube.
. I had a Volvo 740 with 135,000 miles and still on the same pump, clutch, everything. So this makes it interesting in a way, does it not??? Even premium grade synthetic oils begin to break down, although they last marginally longer then regular premium oils. After years of experience working for the dealerships, owner John Cleveland set out to start a new kind of shop for Toyota, Lexus and Scion owners unlike any in Minnesota — one that offers a competitive price point, technical prowess, honesty and environmentally friendly practices. Oil filter, can be relocated. Loosening the cap is enough to allow for rapid oil draining. It will also tell you how many quarts of oil is needed, oil filter part numbers, transmission fluid types and quantities, torque specs, etc.
Re install the plug, install the new filter. We want your vehicle to run as it should, so we will never use knock-off parts to repair your ride. I know amsoil is an extended drain interval oil. The oil companies products they are installing are recommending 5,000 mile intervals. .
Be sure to perform these. Get the right person to do the job, that is good enough for me, both are happy. Indeed, I paid him compliments. In addition, the standard powertrain warranty covers the major systems of your car and lasts for five years or 60,000 miles. Dave - If they are recommending 3,000 mile drain pain intervals, they are in violation of the law.
Remember, it's not only time or distance, it's whichever you reach first. This can lead to a reduction in the oils efficiency to lubricate which, in turn, can lead to premature engine wear and possible engine failure. I have been doing it myself the whole time. What would a person use for a turbo today? Using a thicker viscosity than what is recommended will increase engine wear and engine temperatures. It's not picking at all. Toyota engineers recommend a 0W-20 synthetic motor oil for that engine.
I loosen up the oil filter, and the pan catches the filters oil, and the pan oil at the same time. We offer flexible hours for your convenience so you can fit it into your busy schedule. A combustion engine needs lubrication which the oil supplies. Manual Description To ensure safe and economical driving, day-to-day care regular, should be performed on a daily basis, should be performed at specified intervals according, for details about maintenance items and schedules, refer. You simply and only use the Dipstick area.
It is recommended that genuine Toyota parts be used repair ensure, if a repair shop other than a Toyota dealer performs repairs, confirm warranty coverage, the use of Toyota Repair Manuals recommended, n Allow inspection and repairs to be performed by Toyota dealer. The dealership seems to have a good reputation so I will have to trust them. Part of Owning a Car Maintenance is an essential part of owning any car. When performing an oil change, removing the oil fill cap and pulling the dipstick before removing the oil pan drain plug is standard operating procedure for any competent auto center. In 2004, Toyota Motor Corp. Schedule your service with Toyota of Wallingford today.
I generally try to avoid mud like the plague, just too hard to clean and it gets into everything! As far as the leafs, and dirt falling in. I don't trust anybody else to work on my cars. They all believe they know how to change it right, have the best technique Ect. We even have manicures on Mondays and Wednesdays until noon and a free shuttle for your convenience. Warranty conditions differ for Tyres and Batteries. I will not loosen my cap and take off for the reasoning of Dust, debrea, a leaf, a million to one shot going in. .