One or Three Basic Oil Change Packages at Complete Auto Repair (Up to 59% Off)

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In a Nutshell

Auto experts infuse engines with up to 5 quarts of oil and perform additional services such as tire rotation and alignment checks

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Not valid for clients active within the past 6 month(s). Appointment required. Merchant's standard 24hr cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. All vehicles must be owned by the customer. Oil change may take up to an hour or more depending on the services needed. All services must be used within 1 year of activation. Extra fee for additional quarts of oil, filters and synthetic oil. Valid for most cars and trucks. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $19 for one basic oil change with tire rotation and alignment check ($39.99 value)
  • $49 for three basic oil changes, each with tire rotation and alignment check ($119.97 value)

Each oil change is valid for up to five quarts of oil.

Motor-Oil Viscosity: A Slippery Subject

The oil viscosity your car needs is usually determined by your car’s manufacturer, but is there ever a reason to switch? Groupon sought out the answer.

Whenever a vehicle is in motion, engine oil has a lot of work to do: reducing friction between moving parts, keeping the engine from overheating, preventing components from prematurely wearing down. But there are many things that can keep oil from staying on top of its workload, and that’s where viscosity comes into play. Factors such as varying starting and running temperatures, an aging car, or heavy loads on board can all affect how motor oil performs. Fortunately, auto manufacturers specify what viscosity level is best for their vehicles, so most drivers never have to spend much time pondering this subject. But for those who are interested or who have to make elevator conversation with a talking car, there are a few basic principles to consider.

Like most liquids, when oil is cooler it’s more viscous (that is, slower-flowing), and when it’s warmer it’s less viscous. Higher-viscosity oils are most appropriate for cars that operate at higher temperatures or carry heavier loads. Lower-viscosity oils work better at lower temperatures since they don’t need to be heated to flow, but they generally offer less protection against wear.

There was a time when people who live in four-season climates would use one oil with a higher viscosity during the warm months and another during the cold months, but multi-grade motor oils solve that problem by working efficiently in both conditions. When you see a viscosity grade on a bottle of multi-grade motor oil—say, 10W-30—there are two numbers to consider. The number preceding the W stands for “winter” or “woolen-underwear season,” which reflects how the oil flows when starting an engine on a cold day. The number after the hyphen is the viscosity at 210°F, the standard temperature of an operating engine. (On both sides of the hyphen, a higher number means a higher viscosity.) What makes this type of oil so flexible? It’s the polymers—particles that expand as the oil heats up and slow down the rate at which the oil thins as it gets hotter.

Customer Reviews

Very good experience. Fast and eady
Howard M. · September 29, 2016
It all went good. People we're nice.
Carina P. · June 15, 2016
They were very sweet and helpful. Great customer service. My oil change was done in less than 30 minutes.
Lani G. · May 23, 2016
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    Palmdale

    202 East Palmdale Boulevard

    Palmdale, CA 93550

    +16612740439

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