How Long Does an Oil Change Take?

If you’re a new car owner, you may have heard that oil changes are essential to your vehicle’s performance and overall lifespan. While this is absolutely true, many Chicago drivers worry that they won’t be able to fit regular oil changes into their busy schedules. So, how long should an oil change take at Sutton Ford? Fortunately, you can typically expect to be in and out of our Matteson service center in less than an hour. Schedule your appointment online, or give us a call today!

How Long Does an Oil Change Take at Home?

If you’re wondering if it’s possible to change your oil yourself, the answer is yes. However, we must warn you that it’s a messy job and requires a number of different items, including a rubber mallet, correctly-sized wrenches, new oil, a new oil filter, a new oil filter gasket, a jack, and wheel blocks. 

How long should an oil change take at home? It depends on your experience level. If you want to save yourself the time and hassle, you can leave the job to our service professionals at Sutton Ford!

Oil Change Tips & Tricks

Here are some other important pieces of information to keep in mind when it’s time for your next oil change in Matteson:

  • New vehicles typically need oil changes every 5,000 to 7,500 miles. However, it’s best to consult your owner’s manual for your specific oil change intervals. 
  • We offer a rotating selection of service specials at Sutton Ford, including oil change coupons in Matteson. Be sure to check them out before booking your appointment!
  • Your owner’s manual will tell you whether your vehicle needs synthetic or conventional oil.

Sutton Ford is your go-to source for all the service tips you need to keep your vehicle running smoothly on New Lenox roads for years to come. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions!

Schedule Your Oil Change at Sutton Ford Today!

How long does an oil change take? Not long at all when you choose Sutton Ford for service! We’re conveniently located near Hammond, so schedule your appointment with us today. 


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