2017 Cadillac CTS Oil Change Service

Get an Oil Change for Your Cadillac CTS

Give your CTS’s engine a little TLC with routine oil changes. Schedule your next appointment today.

How Often to Get 2017 Cadillac CTS Oil Changes

Need more info about 2017 Cadillac CTS oil changes? Look no further than Firestone Complete Auto Care! We're experts in more than tires. Oil and lube services are also our specialties. After all, "Oil is the blood of the engine. It's the #1 thing you can do for your car," says our maintenance technician, Brianna.

Cadillac recommends changing your 2017 CTS’s oil at regular intervals. Check out mileage and month info for your CTS in the above table. Your CTS may need an oil change right away if your check engine/oil change light is on, you hear knock knock knock coming from the engine, smell oil inside the vehicle, or notice excess vehicle exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Cadillac recommends if you haul heavy loads, drive in dusty areas, go off-roading a lot, or go long distances at low speeds. Generally, getting more frequent oil changes won’t hurt your Cadillac CTS. Each oil change is actually another chance to check and resolve other car issues, such as worn brake pads or tire treads.

What’s the Right Type of Oil for 2017 Cadillac CTS?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2017 Cadillac CTS motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Cadillac has most likely outlined either synthetic or conventional as the ideal engine oil for your 2017 CTS. Motor oil helps lubricate the engine’s moving parts, regulate engine temperature, and prevent harmful substances from accumulating in the engine. In an oil change service, a technician will change your CTS's oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, check all of your other filters, top-off essential fluids, and perform a courtesy inspection on your entire vehicle. You can drive with confidence knowing that we look out for you and your CTS by taking into account your driving habits, climate,

Types of Motor Oil for Cadillacs

Wondering what motor oil brands you can find at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We stock outstanding motor oils because that's what your engine deserves. Check your owner's manual and talk with a technician to select the right Cadillac CTS oil, whether it's Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ conventional oil, Pennzoil® High Mileage Vehicle® motor oil, Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil with PurePlus™ Technology, or Shell Rotella® heavy-duty engine oil. There's a reason we carry these motor oil brands. They are proven winners. For instance, when tested in taxi fleets across North America, Quaker State was shown to provide 2x more protection than the industry standard. [1] Pennzoil is another option. Unlike traditional synthetic motor oils, the Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic line of motor oils with PurePlus® Technology is formulated from pure natural gas, which helps lead to better performance. But don't forget about Shell Rotella for heavy-duty engines. It's specifically designed for diesel and gasoline engines that need to overcome the strenuous working conditions, and is uniquely strengthened to deliver heightened performance in extreme temperatures, increased wear protection, and better oxidation resistance. For help picking the correct motor oil for your 2017 Cadillac CTS, refer to Cadillac's recommendations first.

Where to Go for 2017 Cadillac CTS Oil Change

The next time your Cadillac CTS needs an oil change, you’ll know where to get it. Your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care has the ideal oil for your CTS’s engine. We'll take care of you quickly, with the right oil at the right price. To find out how much a 2017 CTS oil change costs, call ahead. Get professional engine care by making an oil change appointment for your CTS today. Many stores are open late and on weekends for your convenience.

[1] ILSAC GF-5 represents the latest performance standard set by the International Lubricant Standardization and Approval Committee (ILSAC), a joint effort of U.S. and Japanese automobile manufacturers. Most automobile manufacturers are expected to recommend oils that meet ILSAC GF-5. API SN is the most recent service category issued by API’s Lubricants Group. Oils meeting API SN and the new “Resource Conserving” designation meet all ILSAC GF-5 performance requirements.

2017 Cadillac CTS Oil Change Q&A

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Cadillac CTS? Motor oil lubricates important engine parts. If you're low or out of oil, these parts can grind together, generate too much heat, and eventually lead to Cadillac CTS engine failure. That’s why it’s best to check your oil levels and get your oil changed regularly.
  • Can I change my Cadillac CTS oil at home? First off, changing your own oil isn’t as easy as you’d think. It requires special tools and old oil must be disposed of properly. Having your oil professionally changed reduces the chances of something going wrong with the oil change, but it’ll also help your car perform smoothly down the road.
  • Why is my Cadillac exhaust smoke gray or blue? Your engine could be burning oil due to a leak. Looks like it’s time for a professional to take a look. The leak could be the result of worn valve seals, fried piston rings, or damaged cylinder walls.
  • Who does Cadillac CTS oil changes? Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to care for your vehicle with our Cadillac CTS oil changes and more. Our expert technicians will also suggest the best oil for your vehicle, address oil leaks, and swap out your oil filter.
  • What can cause the oil light on my Cadillac CTS to illuminate? If you’re overdue for an oil change, it might trigger your Cadillac CTS oil change reminder light. If the oil pressure light is illuminated, it could be due to low engine oil, a failing oil pump, a malfunctioning oil pressure sensor, or a clogged oil filter.
  • Should the oil filter be replaced when getting an oil change for my Cadillac CTS? Every time you change the oil in your Cadillac CTS, you should also replace the oil filter. Otherwise, you risk contaminating your brand-new oil with the dirt and debris built up in your old filter.