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Run the engine before changing oil


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If the engine is cold, run it for about 5 minutes. The oil will warm up enough that it will flow easily. If the vehicle has been driven, turn it off and wait for 20 minutes before draining the oil.

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The oil service rating is critical to your engine’s performance and protection. Be sure to follow your vehicle manufacturer’s recommendation for the correct service rating.

Exposure to high temperatures over an extended period of time will cause the structure of the oil to break down on a molecular level. This breakdown will reduce the viscosity of the oil (increasing heat and wear through friction) and causes the oil to become more acidic, leaving the engine components exposed to corrosion.

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