Full synthetic oil is used more frequently for several reasons. Most new vehicles require full synthetic because
it enhances overall engine efficiency. In fact, car manufacturers recommend full synthetic not only for better
engine protection under warranty, but also for longer drain intervals -- some brands have oil change intervals
of up to 15K miles! A good compromise in terms of performance and price is synthetic blend oil, a mix of
synthetic and mineral-based oil. Regardless of what kind of oil you need, we’ve got it. Shop Advance Auto Parts
for top brands like Motorcraft, Castrol and Valvoline.
Got a ride that's starting to get a little tired, with over 100K miles on the clock? High-mileage motor oil
might be a good call. High-mileage oil is usually a mix of synthetic and conventional oil, with seal
conditioners, friction modifiers, detergents and other additives that help compensate for a worn engine's
Along with the synthetic component of high-mileage oil - synthetic oils are more stable and won't thin out
at high temperatures or thicken when cold. Synthetic oil is now recommended by manufacturers of new vehicles
(and usually required by warranty) for better engine protection. Put that together with the additive package
of high-mileage oil and you've got an ideal motor oil for vehicles with over 100K miles.