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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by von0777, Feb 23, 2012.

  1. Feb 23, 2012 at 6:18 PM
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    von0777

    von0777 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    14800 on my taco stay with reg oil . go to synthetic mobile one i run about 4000 a month
     
  2. Feb 23, 2012 at 6:24 PM
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    Wut?
     
  3. Feb 23, 2012 at 6:28 PM
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    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

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    Say again?:confused:
     
  4. Feb 23, 2012 at 6:30 PM
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    elmo7

    elmo7 Easily Replaceable Member

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  5. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:05 AM
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    von0777

    von0777 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm talking about would you switch from regular oil to synthetic
     
  6. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:07 AM
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    Plenty of people have.
     
  7. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:15 AM
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    cmoore

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    I run plan old 5w30 dino and change it every 3000 to 4000. I've never had any issues and have over 70K on the '06 now. Your choice.
     
  8. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:31 AM
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    Primersinmyshoe

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  9. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:32 AM
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    fletch aka

    fletch aka www.BeLikeBrit.org

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  10. Feb 24, 2012 at 4:40 AM
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    hetkind

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    bilstein set at 1.75, Racho 5000 rear with 4 leaf kit, floor mats, high lift jack, pull hook in hitch, bed rail corner braces, severe duty brake pads and devil horns on the grill....
    At 4k miles/month I would switch to sythenthic NOW, and change it every 5k...if the oil is looking clean (ie can read the dipstick through it) I would extent up to 10k.

    Howard
     
  11. Feb 24, 2012 at 10:04 AM
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    Allen102

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    Mine came from the factory with 0w/20 synthetic. I am going to use Mobile 1 0w/20 from now on.
     
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