Oil & Filter Change | Motor Works

Oil & Filter Change

Question: When is an oil change not an oil change?
Answer: When it is done right.

Question: When is an oil change done right?
Answer: When our technician finishes our free, 53 point Courtesy Check

One Of The Most Important Services
Motor Works considers oil changes one of the most important services we provide our customers. We have been serving DeKalb and Northern Illinois since 1984, and have three ASE Master Certified Specialists on staff.

In some ways, we at Motor Works still live in the past. The old fashioned gas station oil change used to take an hour. They would change the oil and filter, lube the chassis, check tire wear, tread depth, and correct the pressures. The coolant, transmission, brake, differential, power steering, and washer fluids would all be topped up. The vehicle would be road tested, then thoroughly inspected for strengths and weaknesses. Everything would be written down and discussed with the customer. This kept little problems from becoming big, and big problems from becoming catastrophic.

There Is Just No Comparison Between Motor Works And The Ten Minute Quickie Oil Change Places
This is still the way Motor Works performs an oil change. The only difference may be our inspection, it covers a whopping 53 different areas. Well, I guess there’s just a lot more to look at on a modern car. We know nobody else is looking for bald tires, worn belts, loose suspension parts, bulging hoses, leaks, and dozens of other potential breakdown causing problems.

Schedule Today!
Customer satisfaction is our top priority. To all the folks in DeKalb and Northern Illinois, we hope you’ll let us prove it. If you would like to bring your car in for an oil change, please schedule an appointment online or call us at (815) 756-2882 to speak with our friendly staff.

Cool Stuff
For more detail, an animated illustration and a movie on Oil Changes please click on the following colored NAPA Service Assistant Link, and then click on Oil Change under the Preventive Maintenance Heading.
NAPA Service Assistant

There is no comparison between Motor Work’s “Oil Change Done Right” and the ten minute quickie oil change places. Question:  When is an oil change done right?
Answer:  When our technician finishes our free 53 point Courtesy Check.