2010 Porsche Panamera Oil Change

2010 Porsche Panamera Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedule for a 2010 Porsche Panamera? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

How Often to Change 2010 Porsche Panamera Oil

Not sure how or where to get your Porsche Panamera’s oil changed? Look no further than Firestone Complete Auto Care! We are experts in car care — not just tires. We know all about motor oil, too. 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.

Porsche recommends changing your 2010 Panamera’s oil at regular intervals. Check out mileage and month info for your Panamera in the above table. Your Panamera may need an oil change right away if your check engine/oil change light is on, you hear engine knocking, smell oil inside the vehicle, or notice an unusual amount of exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Porsche recommends if you haul heavy loads, drive in dusty areas, enjoy off-roading, or go at low speeds on long distance trips. Generally, getting more frequent oil changes won’t hurt your Porsche Panamera. 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 Porsche Panamera?

Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has the right 2010 Porsche Panamera motor oil: either synthetic or conventional. Porsche has specifically identified either synthetic or conventional as the best oil for 2010 Porsche Panamera vehicles. Motor oil reduces friction between engine components, regulate engine temperature, and prevent the build-up of harmful substances within the engine. In an oil change service, an auto technician will change your Panamera’s oil, replace and recycle the old oil and filter, inspect the rest of your car’s filters, top-off essential fluids, and perform a courtesy inspection on your entire vehicle. You can drive easy knowing that we strive to do what's best for your vehicle and take into account your driving style, local climate,

Types of Motor Oil for Porsches

What motor oils are available at Firestone Complete Auto Care? Your Panamera engine deserves the very best, which is why we only stock the best! Check your owner's manual and talk with a technician to select the right Porsche Panamera 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. 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] 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. Then there's Shell Rotella heavy-duty engine oil. It's specifically designed for diesel and gasoline engines that need to overcome the strenuous 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 2010 Porsche Panamera, refer to Porsche's recommendations first.

Where to Go for 2010 Porsche Panamera Oil Change

When it's time for a 2010 Porsche Panamera oil change, you know where to turn. Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has some of the best motor oil for Porsche Panameras. We’ll take care of you and your car at your convenience, with the right motor oil at the right price. Find out how much your Porsche Panamera oil change will cost by calling ahead. Let the experts take care of your Panamera’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.

2010 Porsche Panamera Oil Change Questions

  • Should I check my Porsche Panamera motor oil level? Engine oil lubricates moving parts in your engine. If your oil runs low, these components can grind against each other, generate excess heat, and cause your Porsche Panamera 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 Porsche Panamera 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 Porsche exhaust smoke gray 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, blown piston rings, or damaged cylinder walls.

Schedule an Oil Change for Your 2010 Panamera

Help your 2010 Panamera engine last longer with regular oil changes and lube service. Schedule an appointment now!