Oil Changes at Ruge's Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

Do I Need to Change My Vehicle's Oil?

Has the time come to consider this basic but essential service-related question? Our team at Ruge's Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is happy to assist nearby Poughkeepsie and Kingston NY drivers with routine oil and filter change maintenance inside our Rhinebeck service center!

Warning Signs that Warrant an Oil Change Service Visit

From a past due oil date to tangible issues related to your vehicle's current oil condition, the following indicators should prompt a service appointment with our team near Hyde Park NY:

  • Low oil level
  • Oil discoloring
  • Engine stalling or sputtering
  • Exceeded 3,000-mile general conventional oil change interval
  • Exceeded 6,000-mile general synthetic oil change interval

Changing Your Vehicle's Oil

Consider some of the warning signs that a trip in is warranted, the blends of oil we recommend visiting shoppers, and the reasons that regular oil change service upkeep is critical in maintaining your daily driver's pristine condition.

Blends of Oil our Service Team Recommends

Not sure what type of oil your vehicle requires? We offer high mileage, conventional and synthetic oil based on factors that include your driving habits, mileage accrued, budget range, and engine condition. Conventional oil offers reliable lubrication support to your engine's main component, with high mileage oil tailored to older engines with more wear and reduced functionality. For premium protection that extends longer periods and limits periodic service visits, you can upgrade to more expensive synthetic oil options.

Reasons to Regularly Change your Vehicle's Oil

Changing your vehicle's oil in accordance with owner's manual recommendations is important for several reasons. First, you protect your engine to prevent issues such as build-up and overheating while its running during a drive. Next, you avoid costly damage related to these issues compounding over time. And finally, you will improve everything from performance to fuel economy, ride quality and safety for the open road ahead.

Schedule an Oil Change Service Appointment in Rhinebeck, NY Today

Vehicle due for a service center visit? Arrange oil and filter change maintenance with our factory-trained service technicians, reach out with questions and bookmark your calendar for an upcoming trip in!


  1. Ruge's C/D/J

    6882 Route 9
    Rhinebeck, NY 12572-2130

    • Please Call: 8458761057
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Ruge's C/D/J

6882 Route 9
Directions Rhinebeck, NY 12572-2130

  • Please Call: 8458761057
  • Service and Parts: 8458761057
  • Parts: 8458761057