1993 Volkswagen EuroVan Oil Change Service

1993 Volkswagen EuroVan Maintenance Schedule

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

How Often to Get 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan Oil Changes

Not sure how or where to get your Volkswagen EuroVan’s oil changed? Get the advice you need at Firestone Complete Auto Care! We're experts in more than tires. We know all about motor oil, too. After all, like our maintenance technician Brianna says, “Oil is the blood of the engine. It’s the #1 thing you can do for your car.”

Volkswagen recommends having your 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan’s motor oil changed at regular intervals. Check out mileage and month info for your EuroVan in the above table. Outside of Volkswagen-recommended oil change intervals, your EuroVan may need an oil change 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 Volkswagen if you regularly haul heavy loads, frequent dusty roads, adventure off-road, or drive at low speeds for long distances. More frequent oil changes generally won't harm your Volkswagen EuroVan. 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 Type of Oil Does My Volkswagen EuroVan Need?

Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care has the right 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan motor oil: either synthetic or conventional. Volkswagen has most likely outlined either synthetic or conventional as the best oil for 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan vehicles. Motor oil helps lubricate the engine’s moving parts, maintain proper engine temperature, and keep harmful substances from building up inside the engine. During your oil change service, an auto technician will change your EuroVan’s oil, replace and recycle your used oil and oil filter, inspect all of your other filters, top-off essential fluids, and visually inspect the rest of the vehicle. You can drive with confidence knowing that we look out for you and your EuroVan by taking into account your driving style, climate,

Types of Motor Oil for Volkswagens

Wondering what motor oil brands you can find at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We stock outstanding motor oils because that's what your engine deserves. 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 champions. For instance, 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 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 overcome the strenuous working conditions, and is uniquely strengthened to deliver heightened performance in extreme temperatures, increased wear protection, and better oxidation resistance. For help picking the correct motor oil for your 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan, refer to Volkswagen's recommendations first.

Where to Go for 1993 Volkswagen EuroVan Oil Change

The next time your Volkswagen EuroVan needs an oil change, you’ll know where to get it. Your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care has the ideal oil for your EuroVan’s engine. We’ll take care of you and your car at your convenience, with the right motor oil at the right price. To find out how much a 1993 EuroVan oil change costs, call ahead. Make an appointment for an oil change service today and let the oil experts take care of your EuroVan's engine. 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 Volkswagen EuroVan Oil Change Q&A

  • What can low oil do to my Volkswagen EuroVan engine? Engine oil lubricates moving parts in your engine. If you're low or out of oil, these parts can grind together, generate excess heat, and cause your Volkswagen EuroVan engine to fail. That’s why you’re better off checking your oil levels and investing in routine lube services.
  • Can I change my Volkswagen EuroVan 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. Getting a professional oil change reduces the risk of something going wrong during the service, but also with your vehicle down the road.
  • Why is my Volkswagen EuroVan spewing blue or gray exhaust smoke? 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, damaged piston rings, or old cylinder walls.

Get an Oil Change for Your Volkswagen EuroVan

Help your 1993 EuroVan engine last longer with regular oil changes and lube service. Schedule an appointment now!