Originally Posted by scottydsntknow
Maintenance is always the key. The oil companies make all this money claiming xxxxxx miles between changes or whatever. IMHO its all just another way to take stupid ppl's money. Not to mention every time I see someone pay $65 at the qwik lube for an oil change and to check all fluids and brakes I just shake my head.
$10 worth of "bulk oil"/filter and literally 5 minutes to check/top off the fluids and peek at the meat on the pads. What happens when over 90% of people can't even find the hood latch.
That's the world today. Folks are too busy talking and texting on those electronic gadgets they have super glued to their hands.... no time to get out and wash their own car, or do some simple fluid checks, or others on an automobile.