How to Know When to Change Your Oil at Phil’s Pro Auto Service

Today in the Phil’s Pro Auto Service auto care blog, we’re going to talk to GREELEY drivers about oil change intervals. It seems that as engine technology advances, oil change intervals become longer for Phil’s Pro Auto Service customers. For example, recently four of the world’s largest vehicle manufacturer’s shortened the published intervals for several […]

Super Slick at Phil’s Pro Auto Service in GREELEY: Synthetic Oil

When you get an oil change, it’s always a safe bet to just use the type of oil the manufacturer recommends. But sometimes we’re asked if we’d like conventional or synthetic motor oil. We glance at the price tags on the two options and choose the cheaper one. But in this case, the more expensive oil might be […]

Procrastination Prevention in GREELEY

Every one of us has a little procrastinator inside us. Some put off getting our teeth cleaned. Others put off answering our emails. Yet others put off calling friends and family (sorry, Uncle Joe). And there are those of us who put off getting our vehicle’s service done, whether it’s a repair or regular maintenance. […]

The Phil’s Pro Auto Service Basic Guide To Synthetic Oil

Synthetic motor oil has been around for a long time, and more and more new vehicles are leaving factories with synthetic in their engines. But a lot of drivers don’t really know much about it.Let’s start with conventional oil – the kind folks are used to. Conventional oil is made up of naturally occurring hydrocarbon chains, […]

The Right Automotive Fluids for GREELEY Drivers

All those automotive fluids can be confusing for GREELEY drivers. Recent years have brought new grades of engine oil, types of transmission fluid, coolant and brake fluid. The right fluid protects your vehicle and helps it perform at its best. The wrong fluid won’t work as well and could even cause damage.In addition to new grades of engine […]

Using Proper Fluids in Your vehicle

Today, Phil’s Pro Auto Service is writing about the proper fluids for your vehicle. It’s become more complicated with changes in automotive design and manufacturing. It’s not that people in GREELEY are confused as much as they don’t realize how much things have changed in recent years. If you have questions about the fluids in […]

Does My Choice in Oil Affect Change Intervals?

Oil changes are probably the most recognized service on a vehicle. Almost all GREELEY residents know about them. But do we know enough?Several decades ago, oil changes were fairly standard: every three months or 3,000 miles or 5,000 kilometers. But recent advances in both engine technology and oil quality have led to longer oil change intervals.Delayed […]

Phil’s Pro Auto Service Advice on What to Pour into Your Vehicle

Changes in vehicle design and manufacture have resulted in changed fluid requirements for our vehicles. With the sophistication of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc., it’s best for GREELEY residents to always use the proper type of fluid for their vehicle. Using incorrect fluids can actually damage your engine.As engines have become more sophisticated, new weights (or […]

Colorado: What Is the Risk of High Oil Change Intervals?

Colorado residents may have heard that vehicles don’t need their oil changed as often as they used to. That’s true. But it’s not the whole story.Owing to improved engine technology and higher oil quality, most newer vehicles can go longer between oil changes than their older counterparts.So what is a good time interval for oil […]