How Often Should You Change Your Oil?

Regularly changing the oil in your Honda is one of the most important maintenance tasks, and will ensure that the engine runs smooth and safe. The rule on how often to change your oil has changed over time. It used to be recommended that you change the engine oil every 3,000 miles, but due to advancements in engine and oil technology, most vehicles can be driven between 7,500 and 10,000 miles between oil changes. Your owner’s manual will have the specific schedule for your Honda car, truck, or SUV. Learn more about oil changes from the experts at Fisher Honda.

Oil Change Frequency Guidelines

While the 7,500-10,000 interval is a good general rule, there are a number of factors that can affect how often your vehicle will require an oil change. Some of these include:

  • Off-roading
  • Commercial use
  • Racing
  • Heavy towing

If any of these apply to you, stop by our Honda Service center near Denver, and our certified technicians will be happy to help you set up an oil change schedule that will suit your driving needs.

More Oil Change Tips

Here are a few important facts about oil changes:

  • Since engine oil breaks down over time, even if you’re not driving your car daily, you should always make sure to get an oil change at least twice a year.
  • Every oil change should also include an oil filter replacement. If you’re changing the oil yourself, you can find the correct oil filter for your Honda in the parts department at Fisher Honda.
  • Some new vehicles require synthetic oil. Check your owner’s manual to find out whether to use synthetic or conventional oil in your Honda model.

How Often Should I Check My Oil Level?

We recommend that you check your oil level once a month. This is a good way to catch leaks or any other problems with the oil system before they cause damage. When checking the oil level, pay attention to the oil’s color, and be on the lookout for metal particles in the oil, which can be a sign of serious problems. If you find that you are often low on oil, or if you notice any other issues, schedule a service appointment with Fisher Honda today.

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Turn to Fisher Honda for Oil Changes

Learn more about your Honda maintenance schedules, when to change your spark plugs, and how to reset the oil change light on a Honda Civic. You’ll find that our oil change prices are among the most competitive in the Denver area, and with our service specials you can save even more. We also offer a Quick Lube service where we can change your oil and get you back on the road in a flash, and no appointment is necessary. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.


Service Specials at Fisher Honda

$20 OFF Brake Replacement
Big Savings

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up. Cannot be combined with any other coupons or in-store specials. Cannot exceed up to 25% of total parts and service bill. Does not include sales tax & hazardous waste disposal. See dealer for complete details.

FREE Battery Installation with Purchase

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up, one Coupon per customer, per visit. See dealer for details.

Alignment Special
Special $89.95

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up. One coupon per customer, per visit. Not valid with any other promotion. Not to be used to reduce outstanding debt. No cash value. Not retroactive. See dealership for details. Void where prohibited by law.

10% off your Labor Purchase of $100 or more

Maximum discount of $200.

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up. One coupon per customer, per visit. Not to be used to reduce outstanding debt. No cash value. Not retroactive. See dealership for details. Void where prohibited by law. Maximum discount of $200. Discount is only valid on labor total and excludes parts.

Buy 3 Tires, Get the 4th for 50% OFF
Complimentary 2-year road hazard warranty included with all OE and OEM tires.

Maximum tire price cannot exceed $125.

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up. One coupon per customer, per visit. Not to be used to reduce outstanding debt. No cash value. Not retroactive. See dealership for details. Void where prohibited by law.

6-Cylinder Timing Belt Package
Special $895 (Reg. Price $995)

Includes timing belt, water pump, coolant, and drive belt(s).

Valid only at Fisher Honda. Coupon must be presented at time of write-up. One coupon per customer, per visit. Not valid with any other promotion. Not to be used to reduce outstanding debt. No cash value. Not retroactive. See dealership for details. Void where prohibited by law.


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