2008 Kia Sedona Oil Change Service

2008 Kia Sedona Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedule for a 2008 Kia Sedona? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

How Often to Change 2008 Kia Sedona Oil

Looking for oil change recommendations for your 2008 Kia Sedona? Look no further than Firestone Complete Auto Care! Our expertise goes beyond tires. Oil and lube services are also our specialties. 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.”

Kia recommends having your 2008 Kia Sedona’s motor oil changed at regular intervals. Check the interval for your vehicle mileage in the table above. Outside of Kia-recommended oil change intervals, your Sedona may need an oil change if your check engine light is on, you hear knocking sounds coming from the engine, smell oil inside the vehicle, or see an excess amount of vehicle exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Kia recommends if you haul heavy loads, drive in dusty terrain, go off-roading a lot, or go long distances at low speeds. In general, being extra-diligent about oil changes won’t damage your Kia Sedona. In fact, more frequent oil changes give our technicians more opportunities to catch and alert you to any issues, like worn brake pads or a weak battery.

What Type of Oil Does My Kia Sedona Need?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2008 Kia Sedona motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Kia has specifically identified either synthetic or conventional as the ideal engine oil for your 2008 Sedona. This oil helps lubricate engine parts, maintain proper engine temperature, and prevent the build-up of harmful substances within the engine. During your oil change service, one of our techs will change your Sedona’s oil, replace and recycle the old oil and filter, inspect all of your other filters, top-off important fluids, and perform a free inspection on the rest of your vehicle. You can rest assured knowing that we seek to do what’s best for your Sedona by considering your driving habits, and odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Kias

Wondering if we carry the right motor oil for your Kia? Your Sedona engine deserves the very best, which is why we only stock the best! Consult Kia's recommendations to select the right  2008 Sedona 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. There are plenty of motor oils on the market today, so why do we prefer these 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] There's also Pennzoil. 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. For heavy-duty engines, there's Shell Rotella. It's specifically designed for diesel and gasoline engines that need to survive the toughest working conditions, and is fortified to deliver heightened performance in extreme temperatures, increased wear protection, and better oxidation resistance. For help picking the correct motor oil for your 2008 Kia Sedona, refer to Kia's recommendations first.

Where to Go for 2008 Kia Sedona Oil Change

The next time your Kia Sedona needs an oil change, you know where to go! Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has some of the best motor oil for Kia Sedonas. We’ll take care of you and your car at your convenience, with the right oil at the right price. Find out how much your Kia Sedona oil change will cost by calling ahead. Let the experts take care of your Sedona’s engine by making an oil change appointment today. For your convenience, many of our stores are open late and on weekends!

[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.

Oil Change Q&A for Your 2008 Kia Sedona

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Kia Sedona? Motor oil lubricates important engine parts. If your oil reservoir is low or empty, engine parts can grind together, overheat, and cause your Sedona’s engine to fail. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • Can I change my Kia Sedona oil at home? First off, changing your own oil isn’t as easy as you’d think. You’ll have to buy special tools and figure out a way to recycle the old oil 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 Kia Sedona exhaust smoke grayish or blue? You could have an oil leak and have a case of burning oil. Looks like it’s time for a professional to take a look. The leak could be caused by several issues like leaking valve seals, damaged piston rings, or worn cylinder walls.

Schedule an Oil Change for Your 2008 Sedona

Help your 2008 Kia Sedona run newer, longer with routine oil changes. Schedule your oil change appointment today.