How Long Does an Oil Change Take?

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Your Nissan vehicle is a prized possession. You want to treat it right. Even if you’re leasing, oil changes are important, but you don’t want to put just any oil in your vehicle. You likely want to use synthetic motor oil. And, as a busy Huntington Park-area community member, you are hoping for quick automotive service. We understand all of that. So, just how long does an oil change take in Los Angeles at Nissan of Downtown L.A.? Generally about an hour, give or take, and depending on conditions like the time of the day, month, and year. Read on or contact our service center at 213-536-4785 to learn more.

How Long Will an Oil Change Take if I Do it Myself?

You should leave yourself an hour or more to complete a DIY oil change near South Gate. Remember, you’ll need to pick up supplies like new oil, a new filter, a new filter gasket, a rubber mallet, car jacks and/or wheel chocks, and all the right wrenches. If you start to perform a DIY oil change though, and you get stuck, just remember that the experts here at Nissan of Downtown L.A. are only a click or phone call away! Schedule service online now!

More Oil Change Tips

There are several other things you should know about when looking into best practices surrounding oil changes in Bell Gardens or the nearby areas, including but not limited to:

  • Read your owner’s manual for further information on how long you should wait until you need an oil change — usually the guideline is between 5,000-7,000 miles.
  • Our pages offer specials on oil changes and other discount services.
  • Your owner’s manual also has information on whether your car needs synthetic or conventional oil.

Get Express Service at Nissan of Downtown L.A.

Looking for a faster way to get an oil change done near Van Nuys? We’ve got just what you need — express Nissan service! Call 213-536-4785 to learn more or book your next appointment.

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