Originally Posted by sgoldste01
I'd say that 1 qt in 5k miles isn't too bad. If it was my car, I'd simply use a 5k mile oil change interval, and perhaps experiment with different oil brands to see if I could find one that would buy me a little cushion beyond 5k so that I don't get the light before my oil change.
Do you know what brand of oil is in your car now?
I have been getting free oil changes for the past 22, 000 miles from the Subaru dealership. I check the oil everytime after the oil change and the gas tank before thw oil change.