2007 Saab 9-5 Oil Change

2007 Saab 9-5 Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedule for a 2007 Saab 9-5? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

How Often to Change 2007 Saab 9-5 Oil

Looking for oil change recommendations for your 2007 Saab 9-5? Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care! We are experts in car care — not just 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.

Your 2007 9-5’s oil should be changed according to Saab’s recommended oil change intervals. Check the interval for your vehicle mileage in the table above. No matter the mileage, your 9-5 may need its oil changed ASAP if your check engine light is on, you hear engine knocking, smell oil inside the car, or notice an unusual amount of exhaust. You may also need an oil change more frequently than Saab recommends if you 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 Saab 9-5. In fact, every oil change is an opportunity to diagnose and treat any other issues, such as bad brakes or a failing battery.

What Type of Oil Does My Saab 9-5 Need?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2007 Saab 9-5 motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Saab has recommendations as to whether conventional or synthetic oil is the best oil for 2007 Saab 9-5 vehicles. Motor oil reduces friction between engine components, keep the engine cool, and prevent the build-up of harmful substances within the engine. During an oil change, one of our techs will change your 9-5’s oil, replace and recycle your used oil and oil filter, inspect the rest of your car’s 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 9-5 by considering your driving style, and odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Saabs

Wondering if we carry the right motor oil for your Saab? We carry the best because your 9-5 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. 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] 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. 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 strengthened to deliver improved oxidation resistance, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and increased wear protection. For help picking the correct motor oil for your 2007 Saab 9-5, refer to Saab's recommendations first.

Where to Get an Oil Change for Saab 9-5

The next time your Saab 9-5 needs an oil change, you know where to go! Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has some of the best motor oil for Saab 9-5s. We'll take care of you quickly, with the right engine oil at a competitive price. Find out how much your Saab 9-5 oil change will cost by calling ahead. Get professional engine care by making an oil change appointment for your 9-5 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.

2007 Saab 9-5 Oil Change Questions

  • What can low oil do to my Saab 9-5 engine? Motor oil lubricates important engine parts. If your oil runs low, engine parts can grind together, generate excess heat, and cause your 9-5’s engine to fail. That’s why you’re better off checking your oil levels and investing in routine lube services.
  • Can I change my Saab 9-5 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 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 Saab 9-5 spewing blue or gray exhaust smoke? 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 old cylinder walls.

Get an Oil Change for Your Saab 9-5

Help your 2007 9-5 engine last longer with regular oil changes and lube service. Schedule an appointment now!