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oil ?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kxiong93, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. Apr 21, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    kxiong93

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    would liike to do some soon:)
    I need a oil change and I was wondering what you guys use and think I should use? And what kinda filter.
     
  2. Apr 21, 2011 at 9:36 AM
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    TACOMA TRD

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  3. Apr 21, 2011 at 9:41 AM
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    BrokenTusk

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    I use snake oil



    Edit: aka Synthetic Quaker State
     
  4. Apr 21, 2011 at 10:38 AM
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    rbeezy

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    any synthetic should do, with Mobil 1 being the most popular on here. personally, i use Pennzoil Ultra Synthetic w/ factory filter
     
  5. Apr 21, 2011 at 12:17 PM
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    georgeandkanoa

    georgeandkanoa the point is simply this

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    mobil1 5w30 synthetic
     
  6. Apr 21, 2011 at 12:53 PM
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    Snake~

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    Mobil1 oil, Wix filter, Fumoto drain valve
     
  7. Apr 21, 2011 at 1:18 PM
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    tacoteacher

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    0-30 may be better -protection at startup. Check out Bob the Oil Guy link about oil. The link is here in the forum somewhere.....
     
  8. Apr 21, 2011 at 1:23 PM
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    seksilumpia

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    either royal purple or mobile 1 5w30 with a mobile 1 filter
     
  9. Apr 21, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    kxiong93

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    would liike to do some soon:)
    Thanks guys I got factory filtor and 5w-30 mobile one.
     
  10. Apr 21, 2011 at 10:31 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    I always use Pennzoil Platinum and a Purolator PureOne filter. Have used this combo on many vehicles over many years.
     
  11. Apr 22, 2011 at 12:58 AM
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    JdMeF9SiR2

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    royal purple 5w-30 with k&n filter
     
  12. Apr 22, 2011 at 1:08 AM
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    BBY2KS2K

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    I use Mobil One and the OEM filters. I doubt it makes any big difference on what oil/filter combo you use as long as you follow the correct change interval. I used Fram before on a previous car and never had any issues (at least not oil related :D )
     
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