• Report: #24152

Complaint Review: Valvoline Instant Oil Change

  • Submitted: Mon, July 08, 2002
  • Updated: Mon, July 08, 2002

  • Reported By:Rochester NY
Valvoline Instant Oil Change
2065 Fairport 9 Mile Point Rd Penfield, New York U.S.A.

Valvoline Instant Oil Change never told me anything, never saw receipt, need a new engine, they are being sued the business that doesn't give a dam Penfield New York

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I took my car to Valvoline Instant Oil Change, as I was working 80 hours a week and didn't have time to change my own oil (what a mistake). Well, they never gave me a receipt and never informed me of oil leak, frame oil drippage that was on the receipt that I never saw (the signature box was blank).

This didn't become a problem until the 90 degree day on the highway. My superb condition Nissan Maxima was going down the interstate when I feel this strong knocking, shift into neutral and pull over, but before that happens, my engine had seized and it was shot.

I bought it from a very competent mechanic who had taken immaculate care of it only six months prior. Nothing was wrong when my mechanic did a thorough inspection of EVERYTHING before I bought it.

Then this oil leak. ALL they had to do was tell me and I would have been aware of this and gotten it fixed. But no, oil drains out on the hot day after 2 hours on the highway and I am stuck with a worthless engine and a call to AAA.

I have just begun to take action against Valvoline, but they will be held responsible for their negligence. I will keep this site informed of what occurs with this case.

Rochester, New York

This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 07/08/2002 06:53 AM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Valvoline-Instant-Oil-Change/Penfield-New-York-14526/Valvoline-Instant-Oil-Change-never-told-me-anything-never-saw-receipt-need-a-new-engine-24152. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.

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