Checking the level of engine oil in your car takes just a few seconds, but is one of the most important basic maintenance procedures. If the oil level gets too low it can cause significant damage to the engine, as the components are not lubricated and are subject to significantly greater wear.
You should aim to check the engine oil level every two weeks, and before every long journey. To do so, follow these simple steps:
If you have any further questions about checking and replacing the engine oil in your car, please get in touch with the team at Wessex Garages.