29 Jan '17, 6am

Oil Change Frequency? Follow the Volt's stated life or age of the oil??

Hi Folks, I hit 6K on the odometer this week and wanted a tire rotation. I ended up with lots of opinions among the service / parts department about how often to change oil. The discussion was interesting among their crew because they were somewhat divided. A few said the algorithms of the computer take everything into account and you can trust it. The main philosophy was you need to consider the age of the oil and go by the number of months between oil changes. As far as a calendar goes, the owner's manual says every 24 months, which seems like quite a long time to me. The service department said my oil life is no longer than six months on any car but more so for me based on our weather extremes and mountain driving. I went ahead and had the oil changed despite only having about 1K of the 6K using the ICE and the computer offering 80% life left in the oil. I did this most...

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