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5 Automotive Myths You Should Stop Believing

5 Automotive Myths You Should Stop Believing

Every vehicle owner has their own unique best practices to keep their car in good condition. Whether you've picked it up from friends, family, or even the dealership, you should look into it a little further to determine if it's true. Some automotive tips relating to fuel efficiency, vehicle longevity, etc., that simple are not trusted! Today, we will go over 5 of this misguided information. Myth #1: Premium gas will improve your engine performance.  Premium gas has a higher price per gallon than regular and mid-grade, but using it does not guarantee that it will boost your car's performance. Premium fuel is only suitable for vehicles with engines that need a high compression ratio. So, if your car doesn't require premium gas, then don't get it. You should always obtain the recommended fuel grade listed in your vehicle's owner manual. Myth #2: Engine oil should be changed every 3,000 miles. Your oil change intervals depend on factors other than the numb ... read more

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