2000 Plymouth Neon Oil Change Service

Schedule an Oil Change for Your 2000 Neon

Help your 2000 Plymouth Neon run newer, longer with routine oil changes. Schedule your oil change appointment today.

How Often to Get 2000 Plymouth Neon Oil Changes

Need more info about 2000 Plymouth Neon oil changes? Look no further than Firestone Complete Auto Care! We're experts in more than tires. Oil and lube services are also our specialties. We couldn’t put it better than our technician, Brianna. She likes to explain to customers that, “Oil is the blood of the engine. It’s the #1 thing you can do for your car.”

Plymouth recommends changing your 2000 Neon’s oil at regular intervals. Check the interval for your vehicle mileage in the table above. No matter the mileage, your Neon may need its oil changed ASAP if your check engine light is on, you hear knocking sounds 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, frequent dusty roads, adventure off-road, or go at low speeds on long distance trips. More frequent oil changes generally won't harm your Plymouth Neon. 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 Plymouth Neon?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2000 Plymouth Neon motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Plymouth has most likely outlined either synthetic or conventional as the ideal engine oil for your 2000 Neon. Motor oil helps lubricate the engine’s moving parts, maintain proper engine temperature, and prevent harmful substances from accumulating in the engine. During an oil change, a technician will change your Neon's oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, inspect all of your other 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 Neon by considering your driving habits, and mileage.

Types of Motor Oil for Plymouths

Wondering if we carry the right motor oil for your Plymouth? We carry the best because your Neon deserves the best. Talk with a teammate and consult your owner's manual before picking a motor oil. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, you can choose from the following oils: 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 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] Pennzoil is another option. Pennzoil Synthetics are the most technologically advanced, fully formulated motor oils available and exceed current industry and manufacturer requirements. But don't forget about Shell Rotella for heavy-duty engines. It's expressly designed for gasoline and diesel engines that need to survive the toughest working conditions, and is uniquely fortified to offer heightened performance in extreme temperatures, increased wear protection, and better oxidation resistance. Always refer to Plymouth's recommendations before going with a new or different motor oil for your 2000 Plymouth Neon.

Where to Get an Oil Change for Plymouth Neon

The next time your Plymouth Neon needs an oil change, you know where to turn. Your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care has the ideal oil for your Neon’s engine. We'll take care of you quickly, with the right oil at the right price. To find out how much a 2000 Neon oil change costs, call ahead. Let the experts take care of your Neon’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 Plymouth Neon Oil Change Questions

  • Should I check my Plymouth Neon motor oil level? Engine oil lubricates moving parts in your engine. If you're low or out of oil, these parts can grind together, generate too much heat, and cause your Plymouth Neon engine to fail. That’s why you’re better off checking your oil levels and investing in routine lube services.
  • How hard is it to change Plymouth Neon oil at home? Changing your own oil isn't as convenient as you might think. You’ll have to buy special tools and figure out a way to recycle the old oil properly. Having your oil changed professionally can not only reduce the risk of something going wrong during the service, but also with your vehicle down the road.
  • Why is my Plymouth Neon exhaust smoke grayish or blue? You could have an oil leak and have a case of burning oil. Time to have a qualified technician check things out. The leak could be caused by several issues like leaking valve seals, fried piston rings, or worn cylinder walls.
  • Who can change the oil on my Plymouth Neon? You can count on Firestone Complete Auto Care for your Plymouth Neon oil change, oil filter replacement, oil leak diagnostics, and more! Our expert technicians will even advise the right oil for your vehicle.
  • What can cause the oil light on my Plymouth Neon to illuminate? Your Plymouth Neon oil change reminder light might illuminate if it’s been too long since your last oil change. On the other hand, the oil pressure light might illuminate due to a clogged oil filter, a faulty oil pressure sensor, low engine oil levels, or a malfunctioning oil pump.
  • Do I need to replace my Neon’s oil filter when changing my oil? You should replace your Plymouth Neon during each oil change. The filter captures debris and contaminants to help keep your oil clean, which means the filter gets dirty. If you skip replacing the filter, you’ll contaminate your new oil with the dirty filter.