Oil being poured from a container

Difference between synthetic oil and regular oil

Can you use synthetic oil in an old car?

If you’ve taken a newer car in for maintenance or if you’ve just walked through the automotive aisles at your local store, you’ve probably encountered synthetic oil. Most modern vehicles require it over conventional oil, but can you go the other way? Can you use synthetic oil in an old car? We have another video from Engineering Explained that can show you how a synthetic oil will treat your old car. If you are looking for a newer car in the Southeastern United States, then you should check to see if we have a U.S. Auto Sales location near you, and don’t forget to get pre-qualified for a loan while you’re here!

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