Originally Posted by sgoldste01
Well, I've been buying 5 qts of Pennzoil Platinum on sale at Walmart for $20, plus another $7 for the oil filter. I do my oil changes and tire rotations myself, so no additional labor charges. I also buy my air filters (engine and cabin air) at Walmart (or on Amazon) for much less than dealership charges, and install those myself too.
In addition, I've learned to do my own brake rotor/pad/fluid changes, but that's a different story that belongs in a different thread.
That Pennzoil is a great deal, and uoa's have shown it to be good stuff.
I saw Valvoline 0w20 in my Walmart last time. It was even cheaper than the Pennzoil.