This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CambialoConQS #CollectiveBias. As cooler weather is on the horizon, care care is more important than ever before. Here I’ll share a simple free downloadable checklist for auto maintenance.
As a mom myself with two young children, I can attest to the fact that “moms do it all.” Laundry, cooking, house work, grocery shopping, doctor’s appointments, kids’ activities, and around the town errands, it’s tough to keep up with everything. In fact, my mom is visiting and even she has noticed all the running around.
So, it’s such a relief to know that I can get our vehicle’s oil changed at Walmart while shopping for our household needs. Our van lets our family get around town, but it’s also an important way for us to see family members who live far away. At least once a year we travel over 1500 miles across country to see my mom.
Get your Vehicle Ready for Winter
Cooler weather is moving in and keeping our vehicle’s engine running smoothly is so important. It’s the thousands of miles of stop-and-go traffic, idling, and cold temperatures that put our family van to the test. But with Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ Motor Oil my family enjoys the peace of mind that comes with knowing that our van is protected from ever breaking down. Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ delivers twice the wear protection of the industry standard for oil wear and tear throughout its life. Phew – that’s good news for a mom like me.
Car Care – A Latina Heritage
My mom knows a thing or two about car care. She learned a few lessons as a single Latina mom from Puerto Rico while I was growing up. And it’s been through her help and guidance that I’ve learned the basics of car care.
Getting our vehicle’s oil changed was high on our list this week, but so are things like washer fluid and antifreeze. Thankfully, Walmart’s “Do it for me” services takes care of everything and all our care care maintenance needs were fulfilled while we shopped.
Car Maintenance Check List
Thanks to my mom, here are 10 Tips to Keep your Car Running Right. This FREE printable checklist will help you keep your auto maintenance on track. Every car, truck, or van is different, so you’ll want to check your owner’s manual for specifics. You can get everything done at Walmart and you don’t even need an appointment. Just drop your vehicle off at the auto center, get your weekly shopping done inside, and Walmart will handle your oil change or other auto maintenance needs.
Keep Your Car Running with Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ conventional motor oil
In case you’re wondering about Walmart’s automotive services, here are a few highlights from their auto care center.
Pit Crew oil change, just $19.88
Includes up to 5 quarts of Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ conventional motor oil (5W-20, 5W-30 or 10W-30), a new oil filter, chassis lubrication (where applicable), battery performance check and tire pressure adjustment as needed. This service meets industry standards. See your vehicles owner’s manual for requirements.
Standard oil change, just $29.88
Includes up to 5 quarts of featured conventional oil plus all the Pit Crew services listed above.
High Mileage oil change, just $39.88
Includes up to 5 quarts of featured High Mileage or Semi-Synthetic oil plus all the Pit Crew services listed above. High-mileage oils are recommended for vehicles with more than 75,000 miles. Semi-synthetic oils that are GM Dexos-compliant are also included in this package.
Power & Performance oil change, just $49.88
Includes up to 5 quarts of featured Synthetic motor oil plus all the Pit Crew services listed above. Full-synthetic oils are the norm for most new vehicles these days.
Prices shown on services are national pricing. Please check with your local store for local pricing that may vary.
Prices shown are for featured oil. Additional charges may apply if oil other than featured is requested or more than 5 quarts are necessary.
If you are unsure what oil you vehicle requires, just ask the Walmart Automotive Care Center Manager or specialist. They’re very helpful.
Are you ready for Winter?
What types of activities do you do to get ready for winter? Is car care on the list? Leave a comment below, I always love hearing from my readers and I’m always looking for tips to help get things done.
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