Monterey Collision & Auto Repair

Robert's Collision & Repair(831) 373-1535
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Are Oil Changes Really That Important?

Some people question if regular oil changes are really necessary. Depending on the vehicle, owners can feel that oil changes are pricey and a little inconvenient. Well, in our humble opinion, skimping on your oil changes is “penny wise and pound foolish”.


For those unfamiliar with what goes on in the engine compartment when infrequent oil changes take place, here are a couple of eye-opening videos that will help you better understand the importance of regular oil changes. Though we did not create these videos, we are happy to share this useful information.  


Video 1:  Why It Is Important To Change Your Oil

We feel this mechanic’s video is right on the money. However, if you are using synthetic oil, you may only need to change it every 6,000 miles.



Video 2:  What Happens When You Don’t Change Your Oil Part 1

This video clearly shows all the work needed to remove the sludge made by the dirty oil.


To schedule an appointment for oil change and service, you may book an appointment online, or call us directly at 831-373-1534. Robert’s Collision & Repair is conveniently located off Highway 1 and Del Monte Avenue in Monterey, just blocks away from the Seaside city limits. We look forward to seeing you soon!


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