Originally Posted by jwheibe
I drove close to 20,000 miles in 2018 with 3 oil changes. I have a Melbourne 24k with the diesel engine. The first time I took it into Mercedes they told me 10,000 miles would be ok, they use the Mobil 1 full synthetic and claim it doesn't break down like regular motor oil. As you can see I still try and change it a bit more often than what they told me, I would rather spend a few bucks and be safe.
2018 Melbourne 24k
Engine Oil, filters and antifreeze are the life bloods of any engine. Neglect one and it's big $'s
In full agreement with you jwheibe! After early in life of putting in over 3 million miles in Semi Trucks, then later depending on my patrol car to run 80-100 mph or idling for possibly a hour at a time working accidents I learned diligent P.M.
"Take care of your equipment and your equipment will take care of you" Taught to me by a very wise man!............... Thanks Dad!