Oil Changes 101

  • March 10, 2024 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • St Paul Tool Library

    1010 Dale Street North
    Saint Paul, Minnesota 55117
Ticket Price $10.00-$15.00 Register Now
Description

Looking to do basic maintenance on your car but don't know where to start? This class will show you how to perform a basic oil change, along with other periodic vehicle maintenance.

During this eyes-on, hands-on oil change on the instructor's vehicle, you'll learn about basic automotive components and tools, how to put a car up on ramps, and the fundamentals of an oil change and oil disposal. Instruction will also cover tire pressure, washer fluid, brake fluid, transmission fluid and battery check, as well as requirements for appropriate disposal of household hazardous waste. 

Key safety information will be discussed at each step in the process, and protective gloves and safety glasses will be provided. A list of tools and procedures will be provided via email PDF.

Instructor Tim Nelson is a self-taught mechanic and a firm believer that most technology is within easy reach if you are willing to learn. 

 

Date & Time

Sun, Mar 10, 2024 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Venue Details

St Paul Tool Library

1010 Dale Street North
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55117 St Paul Tool Library
MN Tool Library

The Minnesota Tool Library is a cooperative, volunteer-driven nonprofit which shares tools, trade skills and workshop space.  Our mission is to empower each other, reduce waste, and improve communities through sharing. 

You can read more about what we do on our website: www.mntoollibrary.org


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