Oil Changes for 2000 Hyundai Tiburon

2000 Hyundai Tiburon Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedule for a 2000 Hyundai Tiburon? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

How Often to Get 2000 Hyundai Tiburon Oil Changes

Looking for oil change recommendations for your 2000 Hyundai Tiburon? Get the advice you need at Firestone Complete Auto Care! We are experts in car care — not just tires. We know the ins and outs of motor oil, too. After all, like our maintenance technician Brianna says, “Oil is the blood of the engine. It’s the #1 thing you can do for your car.”

Your 2000 Tiburon’s oil should be changed according to Hyundai’s recommended oil change intervals. Check the interval for your vehicle mileage in the table above. Your Tiburon may need an oil change right away if your check engine/oil change light is on, you hear knocking sounds coming from the engine, smell oil inside the car, or notice excess vehicle exhaust. You might need an oil change more frequently than what’s recommended by Hyundai if you regularly haul heavy loads, drive in dusty areas, enjoy off-roading, or drive at low speeds for long distances. In general, being extra-diligent about oil changes won’t damage your Hyundai Tiburon. Each oil change is actually another chance to check and resolve other car issues, such as worn brake pads or tire treads.

What Kind of Oil Should I Get for My Hyundai Tiburon?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2000 Hyundai Tiburon motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Hyundai has recommendations as to whether conventional or synthetic oil is the best motor oil for your 2000 Tiburon. Motor oil reduces friction between engine components, maintain proper engine temperature, and prevent the build-up of harmful substances within the engine. During an oil change, an auto technician will change your Tiburon’s oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, inspect all of your other filters, top-off essential fluids, and visually inspect the rest of the vehicle. You can drive easy knowing that we strive to do what's best for your vehicle and take into account your driving style, and the number of miles on your odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Hyundais

What motor oils are available at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We carry the best because your Tiburon deserves the best. Consult Hyundai's recommendations to select the right  2000 Tiburon oil and talk with a teammate to learn more about our oil options: Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ conventional oil, Pennzoil® High Mileage Vehicle® motor oil, Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil with PurePlus™ Technology, and Shell Rotella® heavy-duty engine oil. With so many motor oil brands in the market, why do we carry these brands? They are champions. For example, when tested on taxi fleets from coast to coast, Quaker State was shown to provide double the protection when compared to the industry standard. [1] Pennzoil is another option. Pennzoil Synthetics feature the capabilities to advance with vehicle technology to offer complete protection for not only the engines of today, but also the engines of tomorrow. Then there's Shell Rotella heavy-duty engine oil. It's specifically designed for diesel and gasoline engines that need to survive the toughest working conditions, and is fortified to deliver increased wear protection, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and improved oxidation resistance. For help picking the correct motor oil for your 2000 Hyundai Tiburon, refer to Hyundai's recommendations first.

Where to Go for 2000 Hyundai Tiburon Oil Change

When the time for your Tiburon’s next oil change rolls around, you know where to go! Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has some of the best motor oil for Hyundai Tiburons. We’ll take care of you and your car at your convenience, with the right motor oil at the right price. To find out how much a 2000 Tiburon oil change costs, call ahead. Let the experts take care of your Tiburon’s engine by making an oil change appointment 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.

2000 Hyundai Tiburon Oil Change Q&A

  • What can low oil do to my Hyundai Tiburon engine? Engine oil is a lubricant for the moving parts in your engine. If you're low or out of oil, engine parts can grind together, generate excess heat, and cause your Hyundai Tiburon engine to fail. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • Can I change my Hyundai Tiburon oil at home? Changing your own oil isn't as convenient as you might think. It requires special tools and old oil must be disposed of properly. Getting a professional oil change reduces the risk of something going wrong during the service, but it’ll also help your car perform smoothly down the road.
  • Why is my Hyundai Tiburon exhaust smoke grayish or blue? There could be an oil leak and your engine is burning oil. It may be time for a pro to take a look. The leak could be caused by several issues like leaking valve seals, blown piston rings, or damaged cylinder walls.

Get Your Hyundai Tiburon Oil Changed

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