1986 Mazda B2000 Oil Change

Get an Oil Change for Your Mazda B2000

Give your B2000’s engine a little TLC with routine oil changes. Schedule your next appointment today.

How Often to Change 1986 Mazda B2000 Oil

Looking for oil change recommendations for your 1986 Mazda B2000? Get the advice you need at 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.

Mazda recommends changing your 1986 B2000’s oil at regular intervals. Check the interval for your vehicle mileage in the table above. Your B2000 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 an unusual amount of exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Mazda recommends if you haul heavy loads, frequent dusty roads, go off-roading a lot, or go long distances at low speeds. More frequent oil changes generally won't harm your Mazda B2000. 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 Kind of Oil Should I Get for My Mazda B2000?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 1986 Mazda B2000 motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Mazda has recommendations as to whether conventional or synthetic oil is the best motor oil for your 1986 B2000. Motor oil reduces friction between engine components, regulate engine temperature, and keep harmful substances from building up inside the engine. During your oil change service, an auto technician will change your B2000’s oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, inspect all of your other filters, top-off essential 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 B2000 by considering your driving habits, and odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Mazdas

Wondering if we carry the right motor oil for your Mazda? 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 Mazda B2000 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 are plenty of motor oils on the market today, so why do we prefer these brands? They are tested and trusted. 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. Pennzoil Synthetics are the most technologically advanced, fully formulated motor oils available and exceed current industry and manufacturer requirements. Then there's Shell Rotella heavy-duty engine oil. It's expressly designed for gasoline and diesel engines that need to survive the toughest working conditions, and is uniquely strengthened to deliver improved oxidation resistance, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and increased wear protection. Always refer to Mazda's recommendations before going with a new or different motor oil for your 1986 Mazda B2000.

Where to Go for 1986 Mazda B2000 Oil Change

The next time your Mazda B2000 needs an oil change, you’ll know where to get it. Your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care has the ideal oil for your B2000’s engine. We’ve got convenient appointment times to take care of you, with the right motor oil at the right price. To find out how much a 1986 B2000 oil change costs, call ahead. Make an appointment for an oil change service today and let the oil experts take care of your B2000's engine. Many stores offer extended and weekend openings 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.

Oil Change Q&A for Your 1986 Mazda B2000

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Mazda B2000? Motor oil lubricates important engine parts. If your oil runs low, these parts can grind together, overheat, and cause your Mazda B2000 engine to fail. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • Can I change my Mazda B2000 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 it’ll also help your car perform smoothly down the road.
  • Why is my Mazda exhaust smoke gray or blue? You could have an oil leak and have a case of 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, fried piston rings, or damaged cylinder walls.