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Where do you guys go for oil changes ?

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Where do you guys go for oil changes ?

Where do you guys go for oil changes usually ? Your local mechanic ? And how much do you typically pay for regular or synthetic?
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I use to go to the dealership, until they stopped taking walk-ins and require you to book an appointment.
Now it's done at my convenience in my garage.
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Canadian tire does great work at a reasonable price.
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phoenix_bladen wrote:
Mar 13th, 2018 9:38 pm
Where do you guys go for oil changes usually ? Your local mechanic ? And how much do you typically pay for regular or synthetic?
I used to do it myself ... Mitsubishi Oil Filter ($10) + 1 jug of Castrol Full Synthetic 0W20 ($40 when it is on Sale).

Now ... I just go to my friend's shop in Richmond Hill ... Oil Filter + Euro Mobil 1 Full Synthetic 0W20 ... $40 ...
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Oil Changers is wonderful. They add a lot of nice little touches like cleaning your doors and wiping your windshields, plus it's pretty cheap. Only takes like 10 minutes.
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AV-Fishing wrote:
Mar 13th, 2018 10:13 pm
I used to do it myself ... Mitsubishi Oil Filter ($10) + 1 jug of Castrol Full Synthetic 0W20 ($40 when it is on Sale).

Now ... I just go to my friend's shop in Richmond Hill ... Oil Filter + Euro Mobil 1 Full Synthetic 0W20 ... $40 ...
Is he giving you special price? ( At loss)
How can.someone do mobil1 oil+ filter( which one) + labour @49 bucks...
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redblack wrote:
Mar 13th, 2018 9:58 pm
Canadian tire does great work at a reasonable price.
No no no no no no no.....
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My driveway. Under $40 for my BMW.
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Ford Dealership. 59.70 after tax for synthetic.
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When I had my RSX. I used 4.5 litres of synthetic and oil filter for about 40 bucks. Didn't @ home
I got a Venza now. It uses 6.5 litres and oil filter
It's about 60 bucks or more.

So now I goto Toyota. 60 bucks taxes in and free car wash.
Last time I took it to Toyota for an oil change. They greased my door and hinges and added air to my tires And checked for any leaks . Which usually cost $$$. But it was free with the oil change. That was nice of them.
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The dealership until my mazda gets out of warranty I guess.

Then switch to home.
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