Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jun 01 2016, 4:28pm its lugging a heavy truck around, try 195hp in the nnbs, that is a massive change. I wish you the best in your struggle with the dealership. I liked it because I didnât have to leave the car. While there are dozens of independent "quick oil change" shops all around most cities, the dealer might not be so easy to access â and a dealer may not have an appointment readily available, while a quick oil change shop can often work on a car immediately. They were shocked that an oils change was screwed up so badly. Toyota Lane Manager here! 3 0 0. What's new. The lack of oil may have done major damage to your engine. Economy - Longevity -Performance The #1 Source of TDI Information on the Web! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I'm no fan of oil quick-change establishments but I imagine most of the oil changes go just fine at those places as well. Thanks for this. Any answers are greatly appreciated. Anything else that I have missed, or any thoughts on future steps are greatly appreciated. I share a small communal lot with 8 other town home owners. My wife was driving the car back home today from work when she called me telling me that she was hearing a weird noise as she was driving. Close â¢ Posted by just now. How often and how many miles can pass between oil and oil filter changes varies from car to car. Help! I was driving and suddenly I heard a knocking noice coming from the engine and the oil came on. Dealership messed up oil change worried about serious damage. Thank you, Answer â¦ if not do so. What can I do to protect my interests during the appointment on Monday? Upon arrival the tech noted a bone dry engine with an "extremely loose" oil filter. Hope you guys enjoyed! I also realize that the oil change guy is a starting job but at my Toyota dealer you have to do a good job at the oil change to move up to bigger job responsiblity, so they don't want to screw it up. I disagree, if I am buying a used car and see the engine or tranny has been replaced I am definitely gonna pass on it. What Happened: In late November I took my 2014 Cx-5 with 125k miles to a local Mazda dealership in Wisconsin for an oil change. If you didnât notice any oil on the ground, then they didnât even replace the oil after draining it. Besides having them document that they messed up what would you do to ensure they cover a possible future engine failure. BOBONTUESDAY, Nov 28, â¦ The dealership messed up my car? If the dealership is at fault, then it should fix the damaged vehicle or financially compensate the customer. Check your ownerâs manual or with your local dealer for more information. I certainly shouldn't have driven it to the dealership. Jump to Latest Follow 41 - 60 of 76 Posts. g with the GM doesnât go well... donât get upset... donât threaten a lawsuit... just get hold of a local lawyer for a fr. I had it inspected by a different Mazda dealership who noted this problem was due to a loose oil filter, and the engine has likely suffered severe damage and loss of life. Because I work in fixed ops at a different dealer and we have no qualms about installing used engines or transmissions with the caveat that there's basically no warranty provided whatsoever. The service manager at the dealership that discovered the problem said that would be his bare minimum starting point in such a situation were it to happen in his shop. This was the second time Iâd gone. You should be good. One time, my dealer over tighten the oil plug or whatever and it leaked on the street for almost two weeks (I barely drove the car). The last oil change I got was at the Mazda Dealership and was in April 2018 and I went about 8500 miles since then. Dealership messed up oil change. Appreciate and help and opinions out there. Is this naive? Was it making funky noises when you made it to the dealership? I have a 99 pontiac firebird 3.8l v6 had 100,000 miles on it. A new engine will not affect resale value. I pulled over and turned off the car. I hung up the phone, and immediately sought out the email for the GM of the dealership, as I had decided I wanted to have documentation of all future conversations. Edit: Sent to Toyota: Got an oil change (2015 Prius 14K miles) at â¦ I was actually the one who had to request the car be inspected and an oil analysis be preformed, which has been set up for Monday the 28th. There was oil all over the back of the car. Dealership messed up oil change. I call the dealer to set up an appointment; they ask me to bring in the car the next day. Consult with an attorney BEFORE you accept reimbursement for the oil change. I had considered an apology and reimbursement for faulty services to be a bare minimum starting point. Apr 25, 2017 #1/73 Ok, I can get long winded so I'll try to keep this brief. This is probably the time to tell you guys I am a moron. New items New comments Latest reviews Search showcase. Your vehicle has 125k so it is highly unlikely Mazda Corp would even attempt to get involved. Well we go pick it up and take it home, 15+ mile drive. Good luck and stay patient! For a midsize SUV, the stepped-up oil change intervals will bring in $1,800 over the life of the car, the article says. I think it odd, but chalk it up to perhaps a little spillage. It was definitely knocking by the time it made it to the deanship. Post Reply. The oil filter is what keeps the oil clean, and needs to be swapped out with every oil change. Forums. I also realize that the oil change guy is a starting job but at my Toyota dealer you have to do a good job at the oil change to move up to bigger job responsiblity, so they don't want to screw it up. For dealers oil change is a marketing ploy to get you inside. I took my wifeâs Highlander to one of those oil change places. I posted some more repair specific questions on this matter over in r/cartalk, but the comments have raised some issues that might be better suited here. I'd like to thing that if quart/s of oil drained, I'd notice it though. If they fail, I am prepared move continually up the ladder. The noise seemed to subside as the â¦ Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jun 01 2016, 4:28pm its lugging a heavy truck around, try 195hp in the nnbs, that is a massive change. They are the only ones that can do it from what I've heard. Oil extraction in most cases is the only way to change oil. â¦ There's a good chance that it will still run fine but will have a shorter life because of this. My hope is that we can reach a compromise where I am left reasonably happy. Someone at the district level of the automotive group? Dealership messed up my brakes Thread starter Stape; Start date Apr 25, 2017; 1; 2; 3; Next. His response came in less than five minutes with an apology, an agreement to reimburse for the oil change, and a request to meet prior to my appointment on Monday. Dealership messed up badly! Any new engine from Mazda, when installed at a Mazda dealership, comes with like a 1 year warranty, I think. A used engine can carry warranty. It's a 2012 Chevy Malibu with 92,500 miles. Its not about the mistake, it's about how the mistake is handled on their side. But this is still the best possible outcome, correct? 1. Please note that verified professionals will have flair, take advice from non-flaired users with discretion. Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jun 01 2016, 10:34am I brought my truck in 3 days ago because of the throbbing engine and low pressure oil, they looked at it and said it was the wrong filter. You have a 7 year old vehicle with 125k miles and with a new engine it will be worth the same as if it had the original emgine in good working condition. From my perspective even a new engine has plenty of downsides. I'd be pretty upset myself. ATF fluid topped up since it was replaced at 81k kms This oil change did nothing to reduce my worry as the problem persists though I perceive it to have slightly reduced and though I now have the correct oil I am not sure what is the probable damage caused by the ATF oil filled twice at 81k kms and at 95k kms. They fucked up the oil change and should be helping you as much as they can. It needed the evaporator casing replaced. Service Center Messed Up Oil Change - Any recommendations. If that shows good, no crazy high wear metals and no flakes in the pan I would keep driving it. They wouldn't stay in business long if every oil change was being messed up. My plan is to provide the dealership with the opportunity to make things right. I took it for my first Oil change last Monday to the Dealer. I would not get legal involved if the dealership is willing to pay for their mistakes. On top of not putting the oil filter on properly, you can also install the wrong one. I'd look for a new dealership. S. Stape. This is shown on the bill. I pulled right over on the side of the road and all the oil â¦ Thatâs literally pennies when compared to what a replacement engine will cost... and youâre gonna need one. Do you think it's even fathomable that a dealership undergoes a $7,000 repair (as estimated by dealership who discovered problem) on a vehicle that can't have a KBB value much higher than that? He dismissed the idea that any damage was done. 1 of 3 Go to page. She said it sounded like a piece of metal was dragging along the road. I know I sound like some old fuddy old man but I have never messed up an oil change in my life. This past Saturday, the exhaust began smoking. My wife has a 2018 VW Passat with a 2.0. I need your help or advice. I didn't notice until car started driving rough and leaking fluids. Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/JROCars Also, no apology was ever offered. Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jun 02 2016, 1:53am They wouldn't even extend my warranty for another year but they tell me their confident there is no issues with my truck or it would show. I'm going to give the person in power (GM), the power to make a decision. Imagine how many oil changes would get messed up if suddenly every owner had to do their own. Donât focus on a refund for the oil change right now. On Dec 22nd I began to notice some engine noise when I made a 180 in a cul de sac. If it isnât the right size, it might leak oil or not be able to filter it properly as it cycles through; both of which put your engine at risk. Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jul 12 2016, 11:32pm definitely following this one.....op you better get a new engine, did you contact customer care that responded to this topic? Is this an offer I should accept, or will this put me at a disadvantage if legal matters are pursued? Now I feel slightly more optimistic... Now the Questions: Certainly the tech's claim that no damage was likely done is utter BS, right? All we ever get to read about are the bad ones. Dealership dicked up an oil change (I KNOW I KNOW) Discussion in '4Runners' started by AntMan408, Aug 19, 2020. Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by jfrost007, Apr 15, 2019. A bad engine will definitely decrease the value. They called and said they need to keep it overnight, they did something wrong, they mentioned check engine light and sludge in the engine and the word âstickyâ. Topic starter I have a GMC TERRAIN 2016 2.4 4cylinder. Perhaps I wasn't going to be so lucky. Edit: Sent to Toyota: Got an oil change (2015 Prius 14K miles) at the Toyota dealership yesterday. Apr 15, 2019 at 7:27 PM #1 #1. jfrost007 [OP] Well-Known Member. Re: Dealer messed up oil change Jun 01 2016, 12:36am Get a bigger hammer, don't back down, they already admitted it was their fault and the truck still is not right, they have to fix it. Just because it threads on, doesnât mean itâs the right size. I go back to my shop and my wife takes it to go work out, when she leaves the workout place she noticed all the dash lights came on and it started running rough. They advised him to drive it back. He pulled over, and called the dealership service center. What Happened: In late November I took my 2014 Cx-5 with 125k miles to a local Mazda dealership in Wisconsin for an oil change. Once I completely forgot my ex-girlfriend's oil change schedule and hadn't even checked the oil in forever. If I go in for an oil change and tire rotation, all I expect is an oil change and tire rotation. Engine drained of oil. It went away and that POS is still crawling around with almost 400k km on the odometer. I know this is somewhat of a lengthy post, but I wanted to be as detailed as possible. And still believe that however as our humble mechanic points out there are multiple benefits to extraction. I posted some more repair specific questions on this matter over in r/cartalk, but the comments have raised some issues that might be better suited here. Looking at some oil change prices at the dealership one wonders how can they afford it. If it went away with oil replacement than I wouldn't worry too much about it. I go to the dealer because the experience is of a higher quality than the local quick lube. Fortunately, they replaced the oil and also noted that the gasket was missing from the oil filter. I can tell you now, customer care will just side with whatever the dealership says. If you weren't revving the snot out of it and it didn't have high loads, it would be just fine. I would not get legal involved if the dealership is willing to pay for their mistakes. Keep your Nissan in top condition with our genuine oil & fluids. Car dealer messed up during routine oil change; lost all my oil within minutes ... Should the entire engine/motor be replaced? He claimed the sensor is designed to go off with 2qts of oil still remaining, which would be more than enough to provide adequate lubrication. Engine drained of oil. A new engine won't hurt the value of your car. So here is my point. At my old Lexus dealer in Atlanta they would have a machanic do the work and he is the one that forgot to put oil in my car, because he was working on several things at once. Engine drained of oil. Get the oil changed, get home, and notice a little oil on the ground. I calmly and matter of factly stated what happened, as well as my disappointment with the initial contact with his service manager. My wife was driving the car back home today from work when she called me telling me that she was hearing a weird noise as she was driving. First time i ever go to walmart to get an oil change. Nonetheless, this is what happened. My Dealer forgot to put engine oil - messed up the engine -----Writing from Florida I do not think many people landed in the situation that I am in right now. The dealer should accept responsibility for damage in only one of the above scenarios. Take it back to the dealer who changed the oil and have them inspect the engine for free. Your plan of staying calm will be the best bet at this time. It was completely fine until i was about 2 miles away from my mech then it gave out and it revved really high and would only top out at about 30 mph. Thats good and fair advice, thank you. 3 months ago. Mechanic messed up my oil change, what should I do? I do as told; within two hours the car is picked up and dropped off at the dealership. Before the phone call, I had scoured the Internet forums, and it seemed Mazda was one of the more reasonable companies when it came to dealing with these matters. An estimate for a engine replacement was listed at $7,000. If you install a Fumoto (oil drain) valve, the oil change becomes a 15 minute job with little mess. Listen to this! That's messed up. On my ride home from work the low oil pressure light came on. This just sounds like a shit show good luck hopefully they make it right. If it's broken when you get it back, at least you know they messed with it. 02/01/2021 7:08 pm. I'll try and get a phone consultation before my appointment on Monday. Prev ... Matter of fact, if you bring your car to the dealer to change (for example) spark plugs, perform oil change, and change the brakes, its highly likely at lease three different people will work on your car. In this video I show the basics of an oil change and talk about why it may be better, to change your own oil, than taking your vehicle to the dealership. It was very low, just at the tip of the dipstick and the valvetrain was noticeably louder. I bought a new Infinity FX35 5 months back, nice car, enjoying and loving it. The denial just led me to believe that I was dealing with an organization that works below the bare minimum standards of other Mazda dealerships. I think your gut instinct with regards to getting an oil analysis would be correct. Or Mazda Corp. What is my best possible outcome here, ie, what should I be pushing for? 2 Answers. Dealership told me they would run a diagnostic test (baroscope) 1 Answer. By the time I got home, the noise had grown worse, and when I would sit idle at a stop light the engine would rev and RPMs would spike. Mazda dealerships WILL install a used engine. I took our 2004 4Runner to our local Toyota dealership the other day to get a simple oil change done. I drive 30 miles after i pick it up and the engine lost most of its power by the time i reached my mechanic. A few months later I was driving the car and the timing chain tensioner failed and left me stranded. I've also heard that if I try to take it out it might F up the oil â¦ Due to the age and value of the vehicle I doubt Mazda Corp will get involved. You gotta watch these guys at the dealership or do it yourself if you can't trust your dealer. That is all she can remember. A Mazda dealership will not install used engines, only brand new ones. I try to do oil every 5k. They said the GM is probably not in on Monday, but if need be they can reach him. I coast off an exit and shut down, car ran maybe two minutes with the warning steady. I mention that the engine has no coolant. Checked the dipstick, no oil in engine. She said it sounded like a piece of metal was dragging along the road. However, I have always believed that draining was the best way to change oil in a car. Itâs less important to change your oil filter if youâre simply topping up the oil levels, but you should always ensure your oil filter is changed whenever your car is serviced. The tech believed whoever did the previous oil change is responsible, and that severe engine damage has been done. Post Reply. If I buy used, I only buy CPO vehicles now. My last oil change was Aug 2018. A couple days go by, and notice a small puddle of oil forming on the parking space. Uncertainty of installation, past maintenance of the engine, and diminished resale value all come to mind. The issue with slight tapping and engine surging at idle is related to the variable valve timing and lift system being under-pressure for that small period. I've went into the Toyota dealer to get a Prius services and tire rotation, they ended up doing the rotation and completely forgot to do the oil change. I appreciate the advice form somebody in the industry. Engine drained of oil. The dealership didn't put the oil cap on after my last oil change. Dealership messed up oil change. If oil pressure light did a not come up, probably no damage. ... You'd have topped up with small increments if it was/is consuming oil. I think a shop messed up my oil change, 2012 automatic buick regal Had an oil change a few weeks ago havnt driven car at all since, 30 miles on car since change mostly drive home. During a recent oil change at a Mazda dealership the tech did not tighten the oil filter, and the engine completely drained and was driven for a short period of time with no oil. Discussion Starter â¢ #1 â¢ Feb 21, 2014. Another data point not in favor of dealership. Menu. Only drove the car a few minutes and it was smoking like mad; pulled over and there was no oil left in the car; what is the remedy? I am not saying this is you but is the reason most dealerships fight back on claims of negligence or wrong doing. At my old Lexus dealer in Atlanta they would have a machanic do the work and he is the one that forgot to put oil in my car, because he was working on several things at once. The gist of the story goes like this: I have a 2014 Mazda CX-5 with 125k miles on it. Things happen, people are human, and a plan for a used engine or a reman will be your 2 options. I took our 2004 4Runner to our local Toyota dealership the other day to get a simple oil change done. Mazda (or other brand) â dealership. My approach is do the oil change myself. Registered members Current visitors. Dealership messed up oil change. the motor is ticking and the check engine light is on. Hi: I had an oil change performed incorrectly by a Chevy dealer. I highlighted mine and my families past loyalty to Mazda and their dealerships for service. Took it to the shop and they couldnât find where it was leaking from and they said it was excess oil. Your plan of staying calm will be the best bet at this time. When people run the same oil for years, or let the oil level become way too low, that stuff starts to build up. Your opinions echo my thoughts on how to handle the situation. It was below the minimum mark on the dipstick, but it did not seem bone dry. They dealership cleaned it up, re-did oil change, etc, and is ready to pass it back off to us. Economy - Longevity -Performance The #1 Source of TDI Information on the Web! On the Outback, you don't even need to jack up the car. Donât give them the impression that a refund will settle the matter. We are NOT OKAY with this. Tech also noted a pool of oil on the floor in the ten or fifteen minutes it was sitting in the shop. You can only imagine the increase in difficulty when you have twin turbochargers on the engine! Was it half between the low/high points ? What Happened: In late November I took my 2014 Cx-5 with 125k miles to a local Mazda dealership in Wisconsin for an oil change. Even then I still had enough oil to get to the dealer without the oil light coming on or doing damage, but obviously I was able to tell something was wrong by the pool of oil. Many times dealership matters can be settled with a demand letter written by a paralegal for a few hundred bucks or less. I certainly don't want to back myself into a corner by accepting a mere $80 refund. On my way home, at about 15 miles from the dealership, the low oil pressure warning flashes a couple times and then comes on steady. If you've ever felt you got a raw deal taking your car in for service at the dealer, our anonymous service manager says that may well be true. Unread posts All posts Latest activity New vehicle showcases New showcase comments. Dealership messed up oil change. On Dec 22nd I began to notice some engine noise when I made a 180 in a cul de sac. i get the oil changed, go straight home and park it for the night , everthing seemed normal, the next morning i go out to the car to start it up. The other main reason a driver might try to avoid getting an oil change at a dealership is convenience. That is why I often see oil sludge in the engines of economy cars at the âyou pull itâ junkyardâpeople buy a cheap car and they are too cheap to change the oil, and then when the engine is ruined, off to the junkyard it goes. I had intended to go back to doing my own after the lease was up but I'm enjoying having someone doing it for me. If the meeting with the GM doesnât go well... donât get upset... donât threaten a lawsuit... just get hold of a local lawyer for a free consultation. funny thing is the 4.3 is a â¦ The following morning I drove the car 1.8 miles to the dealership. Is the no used engine thing a Mazda policy specifically? ... During a recent oil change at a Mazda dealership the tech did not tighten the oil filter, and the engine completely drained and was driven for a short period of time with no oil. I bought the car new from the dealer and all servicing took place through them exclusively. 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