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Choosing the same type of oil a car owner has been using for his vehicle and checking the manufacturer's manual to determine the suggested oil for the car are good tips for buying motor oil. Car owners who live in areas ... More »

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To choose the right motor oil for a vehicle, find out what kind of oil the car has been using, what kind of oil the owner's manual recommends and how old the vehicle is. Also, determine how worn the vehicle's engine is. More »

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BestSyntheticOilGuide.com and TheWirecutter.com each offer a comprehensive guide of the best synthetic oils for car owners, as of 2016. Synthetic car oils are typically preferred over conventional oils because they are d... More »

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A person can find out the oil capacity of a vehicle by checking the owner's manual, looking at the manufacturer's website, looking at a specialty website or using the oil dipstick. One can also pay a mechanic to change a... More »

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To choose the right engine oil for a vehicle, consider its performance, how well it runs on its current motor oil and what the owner’s manual suggests. The manual is a good place to start since it gives specifics on what... More »

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Finding the right motor oil for a car begins with a look in the owner's manual. Manuals contain the specific requirements for such items as motor oil, transmission fluid, brake fluid and other replaceable parts and fluid... More »

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Consumers can find a vehicle's oil capacity in the owner's manual, on the manufacturer's website, on a specialty website, or by using the dipstick, states HowStuffWorks. Most vehicle manuals include the oil capacity with... More »

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