07 Accord EX-L V6 6MT
Join Date: Oct 2007
location: Baton Rouge, LA
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
It doesn't say to change it at 5K. Most dealers recommend you do the first one at 5K then follow the oil thingamajiggie (technical term).
Actually those dealers are not following Honda's suggestion. You use the MM system and change it when you're below 10%. The dealer I went to was very specific in saying the first change should be done when the car says. Honda puts a special additive in the first oil off the factory floor.
According to the manual your oil should be changed when MM tells you to, or every 12 months. Read the manual.
• 2010 Jeep Wrangler Sport 2DR 4wd V6 6MT, Stone White / Grey
• 2007 Honda Accord EX-L V6 6MT, Alabaster Silver Metallic / Black Leather, SOLD Feb 2010 with 14,620 miles
• 1998 Chevy Blazer LT 4wd, 4.3 Vortec V6, white / black leather, 165,256mi
• 1991 Volvo 744 SE turbo, M46, red / black cloth, 99,580mi