2009 Saturn Sky Oil Change Service

When to Change 2009 Saturn Sky Engine Oil

Looking for oil change recommendations for your 2009 Saturn Sky? 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, "Oil is the blood of the engine. It's the #1 thing you can do for your car," says our maintenance technician, Brianna.

Your 2009 Sky’s oil should be changed according to Saturn’s recommended oil change intervals. See mileage and month specifics in the above table. No matter the mileage, your Sky may need its oil changed ASAP if your check engine light is on, you hear engine knocking, smell oil inside the car, or notice excess vehicle exhaust. You might need an oil change more frequently than what’s recommended by Saturn if you regularly haul heavy loads, drive in dusty areas, go off-roading a lot, or drive at low speeds for long distances. More frequent oil changes generally won't harm your Saturn Sky. In fact, every oil change is an opportunity to diagnose and treat any other issues, such as bad brakes or a failing battery.

What’s the Right Type of Oil for 2009 Saturn Sky?

Whether you need high mileage oil, synthetic oil, or conventional oil, you'll find the right 2009 Saturn Sky motor oil at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Saturn has specifically identified either synthetic or conventional as the best motor oil for your 2009 Sky. Motor oil helps lubricate the engine’s moving parts, regulate engine temperature, and prevent the build-up of harmful substances within the engine. During your oil change service, one of our techs will change your Sky’s oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, check all of your other filters, top-off important 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 Sky by considering your driving preferences, and mileage.

Types of Motor Oil for Saturns

What motor oils are available at Firestone Complete Auto Care? Your Sky engine deserves the very best, which is why we only stock the best! Consult Saturn's recommendations to select the right  2009 Sky oil and talk with a teammate to learn more about our oil options: 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 champions. 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 feature the capabilities to advance with vehicle technology to offer complete protection for not only the engines of today, but also the engines of tomorrow. For heavy-duty engines, there's Shell Rotella. It's expressly designed for gasoline and diesel engines that need to withstand rugged conditions, and is fortified to deliver improved oxidation resistance, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and increased wear protection. For help selecting the right motor oil for your 2009 Saturn Sky, defer to Saturn's recommendations.

Where to Get an Oil Change for Saturn Sky

When the time for your Sky’s next oil change rolls around, you know where to turn. Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care carries some of the most reliable engine oils for Saturn vehicles. We'll take care of you quickly, with the right motor oil at the right price. To find out how much a 2009 Sky oil change costs, call ahead. Get professional engine care by making an oil change appointment for your Sky 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.

Oil Change Q&A for Your 2009 Saturn Sky

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Saturn Sky? Motor oil lubricates important engine parts. If you're low or out of oil, engine parts can grind together, generate too much heat, and cause your Saturn Sky engine to fail. That’s why you’re better off checking your oil levels and investing in routine lube services.
  • Can I change my Saturn oil on my own? 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 Saturn Sky exhaust smoke grayish or blue? Your engine could be burning oil due to a leak. 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 damaged cylinder walls.

Get Your Saturn Sky Oil Changed

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