2005 Land Rover Freelander Oil Change Service

Get Your Land Rover Freelander Oil Changed

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

How Often to Change 2005 Land Rover Freelander Oil

Not sure how or where to get your Land Rover Freelander’s oil changed? 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, 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 2005 Freelander’s oil should be changed according to Land Rover’s recommended oil change intervals. Check out mileage and month info for your Freelander in the above table. Outside of Land Rover-recommended oil change intervals, your Freelander may need an oil change if your check engine light is on, you hear knocking sounds coming from the engine, sense an oil smell in the cabin, or notice an unusual amount of exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Land Rover recommends if you haul heavy loads, drive in dusty terrain, go off-roading a lot, or go at low speeds on long distance trips. In general, being extra-diligent about oil changes won’t damage your Land Rover Freelander. Each oil change is actually another chance to check and resolve other car issues, such as worn brake pads or tire treads.

What Type of Oil Does My Land Rover Freelander Need?

Whether it’s synthetic, conventional, or a blend of both — your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has the right oil for your Land Rover Freelander. Land Rover has specifically identified either synthetic or conventional as the best motor oil for your 2005 Freelander. This oil helps lubricate engine parts, keep the engine cool, and prevent harmful substances from accumulating in the engine. In an oil change service, a technician will change your Freelander's oil, replace and recycle the old oil and filter, inspect the rest of your car’s filters, refill vital car fluids, and perform a courtesy inspection on your entire vehicle. You can rest assured knowing that we seek to do what’s best for your Freelander by considering your driving preferences, and mileage.

Types of Motor Oil for Land Rovers

Wondering what motor oil brands you can find at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We carry the best because your Freelander deserves the best. Consult Land Rover's recommendations to select the right  2005 Freelander 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's a reason we carry these motor oil brands. They are tested and trusted. 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] And 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. Then there's Shell Rotella heavy-duty engine oil. It's made for gasoline and diesel engines that need to overcome the strenuous working conditions, and is fortified to deliver improved oxidation resistance, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and increased wear protection. Always refer to Land Rover's recommendations before going with a new or different motor oil for your 2005 Land Rover Freelander.

Where to Go for 2005 Land Rover Freelander Oil Change

When it's time for a 2005 Land Rover Freelander oil change, you know where to go! Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care carries some of the most reliable engine oils for Land Rover vehicles. We’ve got convenient appointment times to take care of you, with the right engine oil at a competitive price. Find out how much your Land Rover Freelander oil change will cost by calling ahead. Get professional engine care by making an oil change appointment for your Freelander 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.

2005 Land Rover Freelander Oil Change Questions

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Land Rover Freelander? Engine oil lubricates moving parts in your engine. If your oil runs low, engine parts can grind together, generate excess heat, and eventually lead to Land Rover Freelander engine failure. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • How hard is it to change Land Rover Freelander oil at home? Changing engine oil at home isn’t as simple as it’s made out to be. You’ll have to figure out how to properly dispose of the oil and buy special tools. Having your oil professionally changed reduces the chances of something going wrong with the oil change, but also with your vehicle down the road.
  • Why is my Land Rover Freelander exhaust smoke grayish or blue? Your engine could be burning oil due to a leak. Time to have a qualified technician check things out. A leak can be caused by a variety of issues including faulty valve seals, fried piston rings, or worn cylinder walls.
  • Who offers Land Rover Freelander oil changes? Firestone Complete Auto Care is here to care for your vehicle with our Land Rover Freelander 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.
  • Why is my Land Rover Freelander oil light illuminated? The oil change light in your Land Rover Freelander could be triggered by an overdue oil change. However, if the oil pressure light is on, you may be dealing with low engine oil, a failing oil pump, a clogged oil filter, or a malfunctioning oil pressure sensor.
  • Do I need to change my Freelander's oil filter when I get an oil change? It’s highly advised you replace the oil filter in your Land Rover Freelander every time you change the oil. After all, what’s the point of changing our oil if you’re just going to send fresh, clean engine oil through an already dirty filter?