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Old 10-30-2018, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by timgray View Post
If a person drives very little you still need to change the oil. Water can get in the oil from humidity and condensation as well as combustion byproducts and fuel.

I have changed the oil on cars that sat a year and had a total of 4 miles put on them. But I lived where it is high humidity and had wide temperature swings. I have a friend that has a car in Airizona Desert that changes the oil every 5 years in his barely driven show car.

Personally with todays oils, a yearly oil change is a good idea if it's barely driven and in any place where humidity can cause condensation inside the motor.
This is kind of in-line with what I figured

Not even sure if -40 degrees is cold anymore ?
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