Should I have my cars oil changed every 3000 miles?

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asked Sep 17, 2017 in Repairs/Maintenance by Ahmed (600 points)
How often should I really need to have my cars oil changed?

Should I have my cars oil changed every 3,000 miles or can a car go longer than 3,000 miles without an oil change?

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answered Sep 17, 2017 by dyt40 (470 points)
Newer cars can usually go longer than 3,000 miles without an oil change. But I still stick with the 3,000 mile oil change rule.

It's better to keep clean oil in your car. As a new engine is much more costly than getting your oil and oil filter changed.

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