Ignoring the simple things on our cars can cause so many problems in the future. It’s easy to do, life is busy and gets in the way. But taking care of the little things before they become big ones can save you loads of money and headaches. Avoid disasters with these tips.
Continuing to use engine oil past the manufacturer’s recommended drain interval can cause a build-up of sludge, and in the worst case can cause the oil to become sticky and tar-like, leading to engine trouble. Replacing the oil flushes out the dirt, impurities, water and other particles that adversely affect the engine.