What Is Synthetic Blend Motor Oil?
Learn more about the benefits of synthetic blend motor oil and schedule a synthetic blend oil change at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care today!
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Synthetic blend motor oil is like neapolitan ice cream. It's not just chocolate, strawberry, or vanilla: it's all three flavors in one! What is synthetic blend motor oil? Synthetic blend motor oil combines the best characteristics of conventional and full synthetic oil. Also referred to as part-synthetic or semi-synthetic, synthetic blend oil is a good choice for drivers who want many of the same benefits of full synthetic, but at a fraction of the cost.
Synthetic Blend Oil vs Fully Synthetic
What is the difference between synthetic blend oil vs fully synthetic oil? Synthetic blends are a mixture of both synthetic and conventional base oils, plus some additives. While chemically different, synthetic blend oil shares many characteristics of a full synthetic. Full synthetics contain less impurities than synthetic blends, but blends still offer exceptional resistance to oxidation and maintain their performance in extreme temperatures.
Synthetic blends are also a good choice for drivers who put heavy strain on their engines and engage in activities like towing, hauling, or off-roading. Synthetic blend oil is becoming increasingly popular among drivers who want superior engine protection, but not at a steep price. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care location to talk with a technician about whether a synthetic blend oil change is right for your car or truck.
Where Can I Get A Synthetic Blend Oil Change?
Visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care for a synthetic blend oil change near you. Schedule an appointment online at a time that's most convenient for you and let us take care of the dirty work! During your synthetic blend oil change, one of our experienced technicians will:
- Change, replace, and recycle your vehicle's used motor oil and oil filter
- Check vehicle lights (including signals and brake lights)
- Lubricate chassis, as necessary
- Inspect belts, hoses, steering, suspension, skid plates, and undercarriage
- Check windshield wipers and car battery
What Synthetic Blend Oils Does Firestone Complete Auto Care Offer?
As always, consult your owner's manual before choosing a motor oil. The following synthetic blend motor oils are available at your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care:
- Pennzoil Gold™ with Dexos Synthetic Blend Motor Oil with Active Cleansing Agents™
- Shell RotellaⓇ T5 Synthetic Blend Diesel Motor Oil