Oil change near Fresno, CA, CA

You expect your vehicle to run smoothly. That means keeping your oil performing at its peak. When it's time for an oil change, your Certified Service experts are here. We offer oil changes with a four-tire rotation and a Multi-Point Vehicle Inspection.


Choosing the proper grade of oil is crucial to your vehicle's performance. From conventional to full synthetic oil, your Certified Service expert will offer a range of oil types, including ACDelco Gold Conventional Oil, ACDelco dexos1™ Full Synthetic, and Mobil 1™ Full Synthetic Oil.

These oils contain a variety of characteristics that can affect your vehicle's performance, offer varying levels of engine protection, and maximize the time between oil changes.


ACDelco Gold Conventional Oil

  • Offers quality engine wear and corrosion protection
  • Contains special additives that help your engine run smoothly


ACDelco dexos1™ Full Synthetic Oil

  • High resistance to oxidation, which helps keep the oil from breaking down
  • Excellent low-temperature flow and pumpability during cold start-ups
  • Excellent protection to help prevent formation of sludge and other harmful deposits


Mobil 1 Full Synthetic Oil

  • Advanced anti-wear technology for outstanding protection of critical engine parts
  • Exceptional high-temperature stability helps resist oxidative thickening
  • Proven to provide outstanding cold starting, lubrication and protection from wear at low temperatures

Engine Oil Life System

Many of today's vehicles are equipped with an Oil Life Monitoring System (OLMS). This system interprets your vehicle's speed and engine temperature and continuously monitors operating conditions, which helps determine when it's time for an oil change.

The OLMS monitors a number of conditions, including engine revolutions, engine temperature, and miles driven to let you know precisely when to come in for an oil change. As soon as you notice your vehicle's OLS light illuminate, it's time for service.


Checking Your Oil Level

Even with an OLS, it's important to keep track of your oil level. Always consult your vehicle's Owner's Manual for the proper procedure to check your oil level. You'll get a more accurate dipstick reading by following those instructions.

What The Certified Service Experts Look For During Your Multi-point Vehicle Inspection

  • Remaining Engine Oil Life

A quick inspection will determine your vehicle's remaining oil life percentage (applicable to vehicles with the GM Oil Life System). This may be helpful, especially if you are approaching your next oil change.

  • Tire Wear

Your tires are what keep you moving safely down the road. The Certified Service experts check to make sure your tires are properly aligned, balanced, and in top shape. This will help ensure the optimum performance and safety of your vehicle.

  • Wiper Blades and Glass Condition

Your wiper blades are essential, especially when it's raining. The operation and condition of front and rear wipers are checked to make sure they will work well when you need them. A visual inspection of your windshield is completed to check for cracks or chips and the inspection may help prevent further damage down the road if these issues are addressed.

  • Fluid Levels

Fluid levels are checked, including the brake reservoir and windshield washer fluid, to be sure they are at optimal levels.

  • Brakes

To help keep your brakes performing at their best, an inspection is performed on the condition of your brake system, including lines, hoses, and the parking brake, as well as measurements of the front and rear linings.

  • Battery Condition and Connections

No one wants to be stuck with a dead battery! A quick battery test will determine the health of your battery, and a visual inspection will check to be sure the battery cables and connections are in top working order

  • OnStar Subscription

A brief assessment will make sure you are connected with your OnStar system subscription.

  • Additional Car Inspections

An additional vehicle inspection of critical systems is performed to check for visible leaks that might indicate a concern. The condition of other vehicle components is also visually inspected.

Oil Change FAQ

Q: Should the engine oil be replaced every 3,000 miles? 

A: Depending on the age of your vehicle, driving habits, and road conditions, your engine may be designed to go longer than 3,000 miles between oil changes. Always be sure to check your engine oil level regularly, even with an OLMS.

Q: Does regularly changing my oil filter help with the life of my engine?

A: Yes. An oil filter helps ensure your engine is lubricated with clean oil, which is important for optimal engine performance. Both your vehicle's oil and oil filter should be changed at least as often as recommended by your OLMS and/or Owner's Manual.

Schedule an Oil Change with Our Service Center 

at Blackstone Chevrolet in Fresno, CA

At Blackstone Chevrolet, our service team is here to offer efficient, reliable, and time-friendly oil changes for people in Selma, CA and Lemoore, CA. Whether you own a car, truck, or SUV, our expert service specialists are ready to have your vehicle up and running whenever you need it. Our service center also provides routine services and inspections to help you take care of all your maintenance needs.

Our service team values and prioritizes your time and energy, and we want to ensure that you can schedule your necessary oil changes easily and conveniently. Not only are we easily accessible by phone, but our website allows you to easily schedule your oil changes from the comfort of your own home, smartphone, or any place with Internet access. Moreover, if you prefer to do your oil changes, you can find the oil your vehicle needs at our parts center.

How Often Do You Need To Change Your Oil In Fresno, CA?

Routine oil changes are some of the simplest yet most important maintenance services your vehicle will require in the Fresno, CA area. To stay on top of this obligation, you need to have an accurate schedule of often your vehicle will require oil replacements.

The average service interval for oil changes is between six months and a year. If you are measuring the service interval of an oil change by the miles traveled on your vehicle, the average is between 5,000 and 10,000 miles.

If you want the most accurate measure of your engine oil's service interval, take a look in your owner's manual. No matter the vehicle you drive, your owner's manual will contain a complete list of all the service intervals that your auto parts possess.

When it comes to engine oil, you will want to be aware of other important factors. Your driving environment can alter the timeframe and frequency of oil changes. Also, if you drive a hybrid vehicle, your service interval may be considerably less frequent than standard, gas-powered vehicles.

Despite the differences in driving terrain and vehicle type, your owner's manual is the best place to look for your initial oil-changing schedule. When you get your oil change services performed by one of our mechanics, they can help you identify any special circumstances that can affect the service interval for your engine oil.

Oil Changes Services at Blackstone Chevrolet

Even though many car owners from Clovis, CA to Madera, CA will know how to perform an oil change, others will require help from a certified mechanic. Moreover, you may come across a circumstance where it is best to receive this service from a specialist. Luckily, our team of experienced auto technicians is here to help.

Our team of mechanics has a vast array of qualifications and skills for automotive service work. Not only can they quickly and efficiently perform any of your necessary oil changes, but they can also execute any repairs, replacements, inspections, and assessments that your vehicle requires. Our automotive team also employs the exclusive use of OEM engine oil and parts for all of our vehicle services.

How to Schedule an Oil Change at Blackstone Chevrolet

Once you're ready to schedule a routine oil change with us, visit our website and order the service through our online web for more. You can also order the oil you need from our website if you prefer to do your own oil changes. If you aren't quite sure what oil you should be using on your car, you can call one of our specialists with any questions that you might have. We look forward to offering readily-available access to the oil changes that your vehicle needs in an easy-going and stress-free way.