Walmart Auto Care Centers
Obviously vehicle ownership and maintenance can be expensive. Walmart Auto Care Centers to the rescue!
Without the proper care and maintenance, you run the risk of really getting yourself into a bad financial situation.
Your best defense against an surprise vehicle expenses is to prevent them from happening in the first place.
Many people might overlook Walmart as a place to get car care but with certified technicians, Walmart is an affordable option for helping you with your auto maintenance needs.
One of the biggest mistakes that I’ve seen people make is not keeping their vehicles maintained because they think they can’t afford it. To be honest, you can’t afford NOT to regularly maintain your vehicle.
Walmart Auto Care Centers offer a very affordable way to prevent any costly car expenses causes by improper maintenance.
What Auto Services Does Walmart Provide?
Walmart Auto Care Centers feature auto care technicians who perform basic auto maintenance services to keep your car in tip top shape. Walmart Auto Care services include tire installation, battery testing and installation, oil and lube services and more.
How Much is an oil change at Walmart?
The cost of getting your oil changed at Walmart auto centers will depend on which type of oil you select. Prices start at under $20 for Walmart Pit Crew Oil Change and goes all the way up to around $50 the Walmart Power & Performance Oil Change.
Walmart Pit Crew Oil Change
Price – $29.88 (Includes free Lube Service)
The Walmart Pit Crew Oil Change is probably the most popular Walmart oil change. For under $20 is it super affordable and Includes up to 5 quarts of Quaker State® Advanced Durability™ conventional motor oil (5W-20, 5W-30 or 10W-30), a new oil filter, chassis lubrication (where applicable), battery performance check and tire pressure adjustment as needed. While this is a basic service, it still meets industry standards and is a great option for those on a budget and is definitely a way to affordably keep your vehicle maintained. You’ll want to make sure that your vehicle is getting everything it requires so make sure to see your vehicles owner’s manual for requirements.
Walmart Standard Oil Change
Price – $29.88 (Includes free Lube Service)
You can get the standard oil change at Walmart for under $30, which includes 5 quarts of featured conventional oil along with all of the other services included in the Pit Crew Oil Change mentioned above.
Walmart Auto Care Centers also offer some higher priced lube services that include a very comprehensive package which includes all of the following:
Wash exterior windshield
Check and fill transmission fluid
Check and fill washer fluid
Battery performance check
Check wiper blades
Adjust and check tire pressure
Signal, brake and taillights check
Check and fill power steering fluid
Air filter check
Check and fill differential fluid
*The above services are NOT included in the Pit Crew Oil Change but do come with most other packages, which is why some people forgo the cheaper Walmart oil change option. Also, please note that the prices that I’m sharing with you today are based on the current published Walmart national pricing and could change at any time, they could also vary by store so check your local store for the most accurate pricing in your area.
Walmart Auto Coupons
Walmart Auto Centers coupons do come out from time to time so make sure to check the website often. As a customer, you might also receive Walmart Auto coupons and offers after your first service by giving them your email and contact information.
Walmart Auto Care Center Locations
Another great benefit to using Walmart Auto Care is that they have so many locations and finding one and fitting it into your schedule is not only affordable, but should be pretty convenient as well.
Walmart has over 2,500 Auto Care Centers nationwide, so finding one shouldn’t be too hard.
To find a Walmart Auto Care Center near you, you’ll want to check the Walmart Store Finder and then look for stores that have auto centers.
I’m always sharing tips for saving money on family travel and adventure, and keeping your car maintained is one of those things that will not only help you to be ready for your next adventure, but it will also help you to avoid break downs or issues while you are on the road.
Most of all, I highly recommend getting to know the technicians from your local Walmart Auto Center because the key to great service is finding people you like and trust and as we all know, that isn’t always the case. When you find a technician that you are happy with, stick with them and recommend them when you return for your next service!
The creative and frugal mind behind She Saved for almost 12 years now, Keri Lyn shares her adventures in parenting along with her love for family travel, country living and brand marketing. A self-proclaimed “brand loyalist”, Keri Lyn is known for her strong and enthusiastic voice when it comes to the products and brands that she loves. Passionate about family and the challenge of raising good humans (through the teen years, no less!) Keri Lyn has also served as a brand ambassador to many brands including her time as a Hilton Mom Voyage travel writer and currently an O Mag Insider for O, The Oprah Magazine and the 2019 recipient the O-verall Contribution O-ward.