Do you like to work on your car or truck? Are you a seasoned pro or new to Do-it-Yourself car care? Either way, we've got you covered. There's plenty of interesting information and ongoing contests conveniently grouped together here at Car Care.
This Winter, Don’t Get Your Car Stuck Before It Gets Started
Notes From The Road
Tips on Buying Aftermarket Wheels
By Steve Temple/autoMedia.com
Learn the Basics to Buying Aftermarket Rims and Tires -
Wheels are usually what most people notice first on a customized vehicle. For car folks, they’re automotive jewelry, and no other modification has as much visual impact as a new set of rims. This form of automotive personalization is the quickest and least expensive way to proclaim, “This ride is mine.”
Though Often Overlooked, These Two Elements are as Important as
Changing the Oil -
There has long been intense focus on frequent engine oil changes every
3,000-5,000 miles. In truth, oil change intervals can be as short as
3,000 miles or as long 15,000 miles on some new cars. With the
high-performance reserves of Mobil 1™ synthetic motor oil, you can
have the confidence to go the full mileage or time frame recommended by
the vehicle manufacturer*.
“After driving nearly 18,000 kilometers, on a 1.3-liter engine, it’s pretty clear we made the right call to use Mobil 1,” said adventure driver Scott Brady after completing the Mongol Rally. See how this exciting adventure that took them halfway around the world in a Suzuki Jimny relied on Mobil 1.
We receive many questions about zinc levels in today's motor oils from the owners of racing or high-performance vehicles. See our answer to this question in our regular feature, Ask Mobil, and a table for comparing the phosphorous levels in Mobil 1.