What Kind of Oil Should I Use?

You can discover which oil is best for your Hyundai or used car by checking your owner's manual. Driver's around Fairfield, OH, will find that it's easy to check the recommended oil weight to ensure that their vehicles run smoothly. The standard oil weight is 10W-30, but your vehicle may recommend something different.

For even more assurance in choosing your engine oil, we recommend drivers around West Chester, OH, look for the starburst symbol on the container's label. This symbol indicates that the American Petroleum Institute (API) tested the oil. Also, look for the API's latest service standard, "SL." This two-character service designation on the container signifies the laboratory and engine tests that occurred, such as the latest series for control of high-temperature deposits.

Be sure to find the right viscosity as well. You can check your owner's manual again for the right viscosity, but our service team serves Mason, OH, and beyond by helping drivers find the proper oil for their cars. Save on your next oil change with our service specials!

With so many oil options to choose from, you may be wondering which option is best for you. However, many of your questions can be answered by your owner's manual or by asking our dealership about oil change services. Generally, the manual will recommend a different oil for a brand-new car than for energy-conserving oils.  Our Hyundai service experts can help find the right oil for your driving needs and habits.

What Are the Different Types of Oils?

We carry a wide variety of oil types to match the needs of drivers around Middletown, OH, and beyond. Some of the oil types that we offer during our oil change services include:

  • Full Synthetic Oil
  • Synthetic Blend Oil
  • Higher-Mileage Oil
  • Conventional Oil

How often should I get an oil change at Superior Hyundai North near West Chester?

As a brand, Hyundai will have specific recommendations and milestones to meet regarding oil changes. Though most often, every few thousand miles it's best practice to replenish darkened, flaky oil with that of a more freshened amber color.

Why do I need to change my oil every few thousand miles?

Engines comprise various internal parts and components. And during operation, they need the necessary lubrication for smooth movement. Without fresh oil, anything degraded or contaminated might prove damaging to those internal engine parts.

And don't wait for the oil-pan light to come to life on your dashboard. By that time, oil may have been drained to a mere smattering, thereby doing nothing healthy for an engine. Schedule your oil change service appointment today.


Parts Dept. Hours

  • Monday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed
 

Service Dept. Hours

  • Monday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Friday 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed