Demonstration Speech

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Demonstration Speech
HOW TO CHANGE THE OIL IN A CAR

General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To demonstrate to the audience how to properly change the oil in a car.
Central Idea: Changing the oil in your car is a simple task that one can easily perform at home.

INTRODUCTION
I. When you’re driving down the road and your odometer trips another 3000 miles you’re probably thinking there goes another 30 dollars for an oil change.
II. Changing the oil in your car is a simple task that one can easily perform at home.
III. All you have to do is gather the proper equipment, drain the old oil, replace the oil filter and fill the car with new oil.
IV. I have been changing the oil in my car since I started driving when I was
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Start the engine. 1. Check for any drips or leaks. If the filter or drain plug aren’t tight they may leak slowly. G. Last check your oil levels to make sure you have enough oil in the car. 1. Remove the dipstick and wipe it clean. 2. Put the dipstick back in, and then remove it again. 3. You can determine if the oil levels are full, if the oil comes up to the upper hole or hash mark on the dipstick.

H. Check to make sure no tools or towels are left and then close the hood. (Transition: That concludes all the steps to changing your oil. ) CONCLUSION
I. Overall, it isn’t very hard to change the oil in your car. Just have the proper equipment, drain the old oil, and replace it with new oil.
II. It is recommended you should change your oil every 3000 miles to maintain the life of the motor.
III. Now next time you’re due for an oil change you might be able to save yourself some money and change it yourself.

Works Cited

Edmunds, Dan. "How to Change Your Oil." Edmunds Answers. Edmunds, 22 Dec. 2011. Web. 02 Oct.
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