1983 Plymouth Gran Fury Oil Change Service

Schedule an Oil Change for Your 1983 Gran Fury

Help your 1983 Plymouth Gran Fury run newer, longer with routine oil changes. Schedule your oil change appointment today.

When to Change 1983 Plymouth Gran Fury Engine Oil

Need more info about 1983 Plymouth Gran Fury oil changes? Get the advice you need at Firestone Complete Auto Care! We're experts in more than 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 1983 Gran Fury’s oil should be changed according to Plymouth’s recommended oil change intervals. See mileage and month specifics in the above table. Your Gran Fury 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 car, or notice an unusual amount of exhaust. You might need an oil change more frequently than what’s recommended by Plymouth if you regularly haul heavy loads, drive in dusty areas, adventure off-road, or go at low speeds on long distance trips. More frequent oil changes generally won't harm your Plymouth Gran Fury. 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 Plymouth Gran Fury Need?

Whether it’s synthetic, conventional, or a blend of both — your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has the right oil for your Plymouth Gran Fury. Plymouth has most likely outlined either synthetic or conventional as the best oil for 1983 Plymouth Gran Fury vehicles. Motor oil reduces friction between engine components, keep the engine cool, and keep harmful substances from building up inside the engine. In an oil change service, one of our techs will change your Gran Fury’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 with confidence knowing that we look out for you and your Gran Fury by taking into account your driving preferences, and odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Plymouths

What motor oils are available at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We carry the best because your Gran Fury deserves the best. Check your owner's manual and talk with a technician to select the right Plymouth Gran Fury 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 champions. For instance, 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. 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 survive the toughest working conditions, and is uniquely fortified to offer increased wear protection, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and improved oxidation resistance. For help selecting the right motor oil for your 1983 Plymouth Gran Fury, defer to Plymouth's recommendations.

Where to Get an Oil Change for Plymouth Gran Fury

The next time your Plymouth Gran Fury needs an oil change, you’ll know where to get it. Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has some of the best motor oil for Plymouth Gran Furys. 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 1983 Gran Fury oil change costs, call ahead. Make an appointment for an oil change service today and let the oil experts take care of your Gran Fury's engine. 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.

1983 Plymouth Gran Fury Oil Change Questions

  • What can low oil do to my Plymouth Gran Fury engine? Engine oil is a lubricant for the moving parts in your engine. If you're low or out of oil, these components can grind against each other, overheat, and eventually lead to Plymouth Gran Fury engine failure. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • How hard is it to change Plymouth Gran Fury oil at home? Changing engine oil at home isn’t as simple as it’s made out to be. It requires special tools and old oil must be disposed of properly. Having your oil changed professionally can not only reduce the risk of something going wrong during the service, but also help your car perform down the road.
  • Why is my Plymouth Gran Fury exhaust smoke grayish or blue? There could be an oil leak and your engine is burning oil. Looks like it’s time for a professional to take a look. A leak can be caused by a variety of issues including faulty valve seals, blown piston rings, or old cylinder walls.
  • Who does Plymouth Gran Fury oil changes? Firestone Complete Auto Care performs Plymouth Gran Fury oil changes and more! Our technicians also replace oil filters, troubleshoot oil leaks, and advise on the right oil for your ride.
  • What does it mean if my Plymouth Gran Fury oil light comes on? The oil change light in your Plymouth Gran Fury 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.
  • Does my Gran Fury's oil filter need to be changed during my oil change? Every time you change the oil in your Plymouth Gran Fury, 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.