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How Often Should I Get an Oil Change?

Oil changes... how often???  Suppose one day you're driving to work and your car starts running a little rough. Then the Check Engine light comes on. Naturally you're not happy about this so you call your dealer, who has provided the regular "Free Maintenance" provided as part of the [...]

How Often Should I Get an Oil Change? 2018-08-06T16:21:04+00:00

Fleet Services: Oil Changes ON SITE (At your location, not ours!)

Fleet vehicles in Phoenix awaiting InSite OilChange Learn about InSite Fleet Services in Phoenix here Fully managed Fleet Maintenance, including (at no extra charge): mileage tracking service due notifications EASY service scheduling – ALL INCLUDED! Make an appointment Call us at 480-470-0352 Email InSite OilChange

Fleet Services: Oil Changes ON SITE (At your location, not ours!) 2018-08-06T16:04:40+00:00

The Future of Oil Changes

With Tesla and other proponents of alternative energy-powered vehicles constantly in the news, it’s easy think the demise of the oil change might be imminent. While oil and gas use may reach a peak and then begin to very slowly wane at some time in the future, that tipping [...]

The Future of Oil Changes 2018-08-08T19:31:10+00:00

What brand of oil is best???

A recent post here presented info about synthetic oil versus conventional (mineral) oil, so check out that post if you need to. Here’s a little more about these two basic types of oils, and then we’ll look at oil brands. If you make lots of short trips, conventional (mineral) [...]

What brand of oil is best??? 2018-08-08T19:33:39+00:00

Correct tire PSI is NOT on the tire sidewall!

Many people think the info on the sidewall of a tire includes the correct air pressure. Actually, the PSI (pounds per square inch) noted on a tire's sidewall is the maximum pressure at which that tire will carry its maximum load. But that tire could be used on many [...]

Correct tire PSI is NOT on the tire sidewall! 2018-08-08T19:34:31+00:00

10 Ways to (not) ruin your car.

    We'll get to the photos in a minute. First, though... 10 ways to NOT ruin your car or truck: 1. Running Your Car Down to Empty There is some disagreement about this, but many experts say that if your car gets down below E to where it’s practically [...]

10 Ways to (not) ruin your car. 2018-08-08T18:24:02+00:00

Car Thieves: 6 Things They Don’t Want You to Know

The National Insurance Crime Bureau says a car is stolen every 45 seconds in the US. In 2007 metro Phoenix was one of the top car theft areas in the country. As of 2018 we’d dropped to 94th, a great improvement, but thousands of cars and trucks are still [...]

Car Thieves: 6 Things They Don’t Want You to Know 2018-09-04T03:22:07+00:00

Fleet Maintenance the SMART Way

Need Fleet Maintenance? Oil Changes overdue? Fleets of cars and trucks serviced RIGHT (Individual vehicles and RV's, too)! The trucks shown below belong to a thriving business that is based in Phoenix. They have a fleet of about 40 vehicles, AND... Before InSite OilChange, they would handle fleet maintenance [...]

Fleet Maintenance the SMART Way 2018-08-08T18:25:55+00:00

Full Synthetic or Conventional Oil???

There are many opinions and articles out there on conventional vs. synthetic blend vs. full synthetic oils. Here’s some good info to start with: Full synthetic oils need lower levels of viscosity index “improvers”, which are the oil components most vulnerable to thermal and mechanical degradation as the oil [...]

Full Synthetic or Conventional Oil??? 2018-08-08T18:28:31+00:00

OnSite OilChange is Changing to InSite OilChange

...is changing to... WHY: OnSite OilChange, LLC was formed 7 years ago in February, 2011. Shortly after that we applied to trademark the company name. Our application was turned down. The reasons why don't really matter at this point, but what does matter (besides the fact that we will [...]

OnSite OilChange is Changing to InSite OilChange 2018-08-08T18:30:14+00:00