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Old 08-02-2011, 02:18 PM   #1
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quick help with oil change!

so my dumb father told me we had oil, i see the box, see five courts, same oil as box right? put in the first quart to realize its 10w-30.

havent put any more in, sohuld i drain it again and go get 5w or is this okay?
help quick. Pleasseeee
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:18 PM   #2
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It will be fine.
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10w-30 will be fine. 5w really helps for cold starts in the winter.
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:19 PM   #4
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guess i shouldnt rely on a box and the same brand oil inside, should actually start reading labels. idiot i know, but fuckkk
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:19 PM   #5
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k thanks guys, ya at least its summer and ill be back to 5w next 3k miles i guess.
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k thanks guys, ya at least its summer and ill be back to 5w next 3k miles i guess.
Really 3K miles is overkill.
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Just drain it and put 5w
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:22 PM   #8
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ya i know it is over kill. but the driving i do hunting and beating the hell outta it its worth it i think, but dont get me wrong im lazy and most of the time its 4-5k
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Really 3K miles is overkill.
agreed. I go 5k on gf's daily driver w/ conventional oil. I'm not doing mine til 7500 on M1 synth.
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so my dumb father told me we had oil, i see the box, see five courts, same oil as box right? put in the first quart to realize its 10w-30.

havent put any more in, sohuld i drain it again and go get 5w or is this okay?
help quick. Pleasseeee


You will be fine. I use 10-w30 in my tacoma.
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:27 PM   #11
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thanks for the help guys, back to the shop. AKA the street.
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It's so hot you aren't going to have a problem. I'd just change it at 5,000 miles or right before the temps start to drop below about 40 overnight.
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