Until the 1980s, cars didn't last more than a few years. Recent research shows that in addition to today's cars being made with higher quality materials and having decent extended warranties, taking care of your car is vital to ensure that it will last longer than just a few years.
You need to get into a routine of taking your car to a certified mechanic or auto repair shop to look over it and perform all of the regular maintenance jobs on it. Tire rotations, tune-ups, and oil changes. Continue reading to learn how often your car, truck, or SUV needs to get an oil change and why not changing it can lead to detrimental results.