Hyundai Oil Change Information | Hampton, VA

Everything You Need to Know about Hyundai Oil Changes
Learn from the Experts at Hampton's Tysinger Hyundai

The oil in your vehicle is essential to your engine's functionality and your car's well-being, so we here at Tysinger Hyundai aim to provide drivers from Virginia Beach to Norfolk and everywhere in between with affordable, hassle-free oil changing service.

This process involves draining the old, dirty oil from your engine and replacing it with clean, new oil and, while it may seem like a simple idea, clean oil helps improve and maintain your vehicle's longevity and performance in both the short and long term. Dirty oil contains debris that can clog up your engine, damaging it and making it work harder, so clean oil is truly essential to a happy, healthy vehicle.

When you choose to come in to our Hampton service center, our professional technicians will use only Hyundai-approved oils and oil filters to keep your vehicle within warranty. Professionally-trained and factory-certified, our technicians know your Hyundai model inside and out, so you can trust your ride in their skilled hands. You'll be heading back to Newport News, Virginia Beach, or wherever you call home with the car-driving confidence you deserve.

Frequently Asked Questions About Hyundai Oil Changes

What is an oil change?

An oil change is, as you'd expect, the process of changing out dirty oil and replacing it with clean oil - and a clean oil filter - to keep your vehicle at peak performance and efficiency. This is an important way to maintain the performance of your Hyundai, both now and into the future.

Why do I need an oil change?

Putting off changing the oil in your vehicle will cause damage to your pistons, valves, and engine, shortening the lifespan of your vehicle and reducing its performance and efficiency. To promote longevity and protect your investment in your vehicle, oil changes really are an essential service.

How often do I need an oil change?

While the specific oil change interval for your vehicle can be found in your owner's manual, the majority of vehicles need an oil change roughly every 7,500 miles. Your Service Indicator Lights or Service Interval System might give you an indication, and some modern vehicles will even warn you directly when a necessary oil change is imminent.

How can I tell if I need an oil change?

There are a few different things to watch out for if you think your car might need an oil change, even if your vehicle hasn't given you an indication from the low oil light, or the service indicator light hasn't become illuminated yet.

One indication might be if your engine sounds louder than normal while driving or when you start it up. You might also experience sputtering performance, such as the inability to maintain a smooth speed on the highway, because of a clogged oil filter. And if you see or smell engine exhaust, then this is a strong sign that you're in need of an oil and oil filter change.

What kind of engine oil is best for my Hyundai?

The type of oil your vehicle needs depends on your specific Hyundai model and model year, but the skilled technicians at our service center will have no trouble helping you out. We only use genuine Hyundai-approved oils here at Tysinger Hyundai, so talk with our experts and get the assistance you need.


Tysinger Hyundai

2712 Magruder Blvd
Directions Ste C
Hampton, VA 23666

  • Sales: 757-865-8000
  • Service: 757-251-2778
  • Parts: 7578658000

Visit Tysinger Hyundai for All Your Automotive Servicing Requirements

If you have any questions for us concerning oil changes or any other service, please call us at (888) 347-5723 and we'll offer the answers you seek. For everything else, come out to see us here in Hampton, serving the greater Williamsburg and Norfolk areas, and take advantage of our professional automotive know-how. We hope to see you in the near future.

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