1993 Saturn SW2 Oil Change

1993 Saturn SW2 Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer-recommended maintenance schedule for a 1993 Saturn SW2? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

How Often to Change 1993 Saturn SW2 Oil

Need more info about 1993 Saturn SW2 oil changes? Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care! Our expertise goes beyond 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.”

Your 1993 SW2’s oil should be changed according to Saturn’s recommended oil change intervals. Check out mileage and month info for your SW2 in the above table. Outside of Saturn-recommended oil change intervals, your SW2 may need an oil change if your check engine light is on, you hear engine knocking, smell oil inside the vehicle, or notice an unusual amount of 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 SW2. Each oil change is actually another chance to check and resolve other car issues, such as worn brake pads or tire treads.

What’s the Right Type of Oil for 1993 Saturn SW2?

Whether it’s synthetic, conventional, or a blend of both — your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has the right oil for your Saturn SW2. Saturn has recommendations as to whether conventional or synthetic oil is the best motor oil for your 1993 SW2. This oil helps lubricate engine parts, regulate engine temperature, and keep harmful substances from building up inside the engine. In an oil change service, a technician will change your SW2's oil, replace and recycle your used oil and filter, inspect the rest of your car’s filters, top-off essential fluids, and visually inspect the rest of the vehicle. You can rest assured knowing that we seek to do what’s best for your SW2 by considering your driving style, and odometer.

Types of Motor Oil for Saturns

What motor oils are available at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We stock outstanding motor oils because that's what your engine deserves. Check your owner's manual and talk with a technician to select the right Saturn SW2 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 champions. For instance, Quaker State was shown to provide 2x more protection than the industry standard when tested in taxi fleets across the country. [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 overcome the strenuous working conditions, and is fortified to deliver increased wear protection, heightened performance in extreme temperatures, and improved oxidation resistance. Always refer to Saturn's recommendations before going with a new or different motor oil for your 1993 Saturn SW2.

Where to Go for 1993 Saturn SW2 Oil Change

The next time your Saturn SW2 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 Saturn SW2s. We’ll take care of you and your car at your convenience, with the right engine oil at a competitive price. Find out how much your Saturn SW2 oil change will cost by calling ahead. Get professional engine care by making an oil change appointment for your SW2 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.

1993 Saturn SW2 Oil Change Questions

  • Why check the motor oil level in my Saturn SW2? Engine oil lubricates moving parts in your engine. If your oil reservoir is low or empty, engine parts can grind together, generate excess heat, and cause your SW2’s engine to fail. That’s why you should check your oil and get it changed regularly.
  • How hard is it to change Saturn SW2 oil at home? First off, changing your own oil isn’t as easy as you’d think. You’ll have to buy special tools and figure out a way to recycle the old oil properly. Having your oil professionally changed reduces the chances of something going wrong with the oil change, but it’ll also help your car perform smoothly down the road.
  • Why is my Saturn SW2 spewing blue or gray exhaust smoke? There could be an oil leak and your engine is burning oil. Time to have a qualified technician check things out. A leak can be caused by a variety of issues including faulty valve seals, damaged piston rings, or old cylinder walls.

Get Your Saturn SW2 Oil Changed

Give your SW2’s engine a little TLC with routine oil changes. Schedule your next appointment today.