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Yesterday I went to get my oil changed. You know that once every 3 or 4 month thing that everyone with a car must do if you want your car to keep on running well. Motor Oil Matters gave me this great tool to take with me. It’s an infographic with lots of questions to inform yourself before you go get your oil changed. An informed consumer is one who is looking to make sure that the oil change places do their job and do it right for you.
For my experience the customer service advisor had no problem going over the list with me. He took his time to explain everything and make sure all my questions were answered. I felt better just going there armed with knowledge. I was thankful for Steve not minding taking his time out of his day to make a girl feel more comfortable leaving my car to get worked on and the oil changed. What a nice resource. Thanks Steve.
MOM (Motor Oil Matters) is a new consumer education and industry watchdog program by the American Petroleum Institute. This nonprofit organization has been established to stress the benefits of quality licensed motor oils and call on to the carpet those who engage in deceptive practices. With the summer driving season ramping up, MOM wants to remind you to be in the know when it comes to motor oil changes.
The link below is the pdf file so feel free to click it and print it. It’s a great resource for us as we are getting our cars worked on.
Some info that maybe you didn’t know for summer travels!
• AAA expects between the major summer holidays of Memorial Day and Labor Day to aid over eight million motorists, and cautions drivers that auto maintenance is key to avoiding summertime travel breakdowns. Ensuring quality motor oil in your car is one way to prevent road trip problems.
• Motor Oil Matters, or MOM, a new consumer education and industry watchdog program by the American Petroleum Institute, has been established to stress the benefits of quality licensed motor oils and call on to the carpet those who engage in deceptive practices.
• Service-locators can be quick to offer discounted services to people who are looking to reduce their automotive maintenance costs. Make sure your service provider is pouring quality motor oil into your car before you decide on a cheaper deal.
Here’s their links so you know where to get in touch.
Thank you Motor Oil Matters for allowing me to do a blog post about your checklist and get my oil changed! Your checklist is great for us that don’t know much about cars. Thank you also for giving me a $50 visa to give to my readers. Enter below to win! And remember to print your checklist and follow them on facebook, twitter and at their site. Good luck friends.
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