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Old 01-27-2013, 01:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Nicky3 View Post
You heard wrong! Conventional oil is fine, especially with 3k OCI's. Thats what was in the car when it was made. And, what is the purpose of using synthetic oil and changing it every 3k miles? You didnt want to buy a new oil drain plug but now you want to pay for a synthetic oil change every 3k miles? Someone please help me out?
Dino oil is fine, synthetic oil is better. Synthetic wasn't used originally because in the 90s it simply wasn't as prevalent as today.
OP, if you go with synthetic, changes every 5000 miles is perfectly fine.


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Originally Posted by hnaz View Post
I grew up in a time when the internet was just a baby. Grammar back then versus now... holy cow. You could watch the degradation of society as the internet became more mature.

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