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Know Your Oil
You know your car like the back of your hand: its curves, its edges, how it handles, and what it likes. But we can all probably learn just a little bit more about our vehicle's finer details—like the kind of oil it needs. Take a look at our engine oil guide for facts about motor oil, and learn how to keep your car performing at its absolute best.
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Learn about motor oil, its recommended use, how it works, and what the grades mean with this motor oil guide.
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Learn how to change your oil in simple step-by-step instructions. Roll up your sleeves and read our handy DIY tips for changing your own oil.