We see it time and time again. Oil changes are put on the back burner and oftentimes, cars are getting undue damage because of it. That’s why we can’t stress enough about getting an oil change at Ourisman Chrysler Dodge Jeep® RAM of Bowie regularly.

1. Levels are Low

A low level is the most obvious reason that you need an oil change. You can even check your engine oil yourself to see if it’s time for a service center visit.

2. Excessive Exhaust

You most likely don’t ever see exhaust from your vehicle, as that isn’t typical for newer cars. While excessive exhaust can signal multiple problems, it typically means that your oil has become old or compromised.

3. Extreme Engine Noise

Your engine oil’s responsibility is keeping the parts under your hood lubricated and reducing friction. So, if you are hearing a lot of extra engine noise, chances are your oil isn’t doing its job.

4. Check Engine Light is On

Lots of issues trigger your check engine light and an overdue oil change is one of them. In fact, if your light is on, you should certainly come see us to pinpoint the issue, no matter what it is!

5. You’re Putting Lots of Miles on Your Car

Did you just take a lengthy road trip? Or, has it just been a long time since your last oil change? It’s time for a check-up!

Oil changes aren’t just important for the oil change itself, it’s also a good idea to have a professional regularly inspect your vehicle to ensure it’s reliable. That’s exactly what you’ll get from the certified technicians at our auto service center in Bowie, MD. Don’t wait – come see our team today!