Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul   THE BIGGEST WINTER ENERGY MYTH:  THAT YOU NEED TO IDLE YOUR CAR BEFORE DRIVING. We have all heard the idea: In winter your car needs a little time to warm up before you can drive it. And that’s why, across North America, people who live in […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jonathan Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jonathan Lupul   When it comes to cars, I never like surprises. If you want to see an attitude completely change in a split second, just give me a car that breaks down, especially in the winter time. One of the most common problems is that “No Start”. This […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jonathan Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jonathan Lupul If you’re reading this, I’m going to assume you have at least a 5% interest in general vehicle maintenance. Because, just maybe, you or someone you know has a motorized vehicle. Or… your iPhone died and you can’t “pin” a “twit” on “facetube” so you’re stuck reading […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul  Safety, safety, safety. To me that is the first and foremost component of my business. Not only for myself and my staff but also for my customers. For the past 30 years it has been my passion to make sure none of my customers has a mechanical […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Brandon Entwistle

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Brandon Entwistle When was the last time you had a walk around your vehicle? We are all supposed to take a few extra minutes before we drive our vehicle to visually inspect it. Lights, tires, leaks, and vehicle damage are some small things to look at. While we do […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Gerald Guenette

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Gerald Guenette There are a few different types of oil to use for your vehicle: synthetic, synthetic blend, high mileage, and conventional. One of the most asked questions I receive as an oil change technician is “what type of oil should I use in my vehicle?” Well, the short […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul   This is my favourite time of the year. Opening up the windows of your home, changing furnace filters, washing windows, chasing down all the winters dust bunnies, cleaning all the winter grime out of the garage (if applicable), of yeah, this is supposed to be automotive […]

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul

Ask the Oil Changes Expert – Jerry Lupul I  have been in the quick lube business for over 30 years. In this industry, many changes (no pun intended) have happened in that time. When I started, 10w30 was the norm for gas vehicles, and 15w40 for diesels. 5w30 was in its infancy and re-education of […]