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Oil change

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by stucksucksnayota, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. Nov 17, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    stucksucksnayota

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    Changed my oil today and got to wonderin if any of y'all run ant oil addatives or high milage oil? I usally run regular castrol 5w-30 with stp oil addative but this time bought so high mileage oil ran that with no addative just wanted to see what everyone else does?
     
  2. Nov 17, 2009 at 11:19 PM
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    FuTang909Inamo

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    Additives?? Never. There's enough additives in the oil themselves. The STP you use just makes the oil thicker IMO.
     
  3. Nov 18, 2009 at 12:22 AM
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    WhatThePho?

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    I'm at 147xxx miles and still use 5w30 (Mobil 1), the non high mileage one, and no additives at all.
     
  4. Nov 18, 2009 at 3:33 AM
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    ChrisYoTaCoMa

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    5W30 high mileage synthetic blend, and no oil aditives. 143K. Change mine every 2000 miles... Yes every 2000... I have OCD. LOL.
     
  5. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:27 AM
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    GA1044

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    Amsoil 5w-30, change oil every 6kand change the filter every 1k & top off. 130K and oil is still looking good at change time.
     
  6. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:29 AM
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    chris4x4

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  7. Nov 18, 2009 at 8:36 AM
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    HondaGM

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    yes, i use 5w 30 castrol with bg moa additive.
     
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