First oil change

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Old 10-01-02, 07:47 AM
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First oil change

I bought a new Honda Civic a few weeks ago and right now it has about 1000 miles on it. The question I have is should I change the oil and filter now, or should I wait until I hit 3000 miles? This car has an all alluminum engine, if it makes any difference.
 
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Old 10-01-02, 08:09 AM
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CHANGE THE OIL

My logic says to go ahead and change it now. I do the same for new tires; first rotation at an earlier milage than recommended- Have not asked the manufacturer but they would probably disagree but I am sticking to my logic.
 
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Old 10-01-02, 08:34 AM
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Nah. Change the oil at 3,000 miles or 3 months. No need to be more extreme than that.
 
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