Why Do I Need To Change My Oil?

Why change oil?

Why change oil if you haven’t driven that many miles? Because time takes its toll on even the best oil, requiring you to eventually change it.



The DIY Oil Change: Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes

Many motorists still love the DIY oil change. If you change your own oil, avoid these five common mistakes to ensure your vehicle performs well.



Why Does Motor Oil Turn Black?

Oil change

Find out why motor oil turns black and how that may affect your engine and, more importantly, if it signals the time for an oil change.



What’s the Minimum I Should Drive My Car? And Other Winter Vehicle Storage Tips

Do you need to store your vehicle? Taking these vehicle storage steps helps ensure your vehicle is ready to roll once you take it out of storage.



Best Things to See and Do at Laconia Motorcycle Week

One of the best ways to make the most of riding season is to hit the rallies that draw like-minded enthusiasts together. And if you’re going to hit a rally, Laconia Motorcycle Week should be near the top of your list.



Busting the 3,000 Mile Oil Change Myth

3000 mile oil change myth - change oil in your car

Changing your oil every 3,000 miles is a practice passed down for generations. The origin likely stems from the noble effort to provide consumers with a simple vehicle-maintenance rule that left plenty of room for error.



How to Change the Oil in your Motorcycle

Adding oil motorcycle

Guest Blog Post by Monica Pretzl Changing Your Own Oil is Quick and Easy Regular oil changes will prolong the life of your engine, and keep your bike running smoothly all season. Changing your own oil is easy to do, and it saves you time and money. We broke down the process into step-by-step directions

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Routine Maintenance: Little Things Can Make A Big Difference

Man and his over heated car

“Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things, I am tempted to think there are no little things.” ~ Barton Sutter In September 2007 an article by oil industry journalist George Gill of Lubes ‘N’ Greases caught my eye. The article’s title read, “Grease ‘Overdose’ Leads to Honda Recall.” The opening paragraph

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