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Old 10-24-2013, 02:26 PM   #1
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Just bought a 89 4 cyl jeep wrangler

Just got into jeeps I wanna change the oil and it has almost 180000 miles on it wat type of oil and oil treatments should I use ..

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Old 10-24-2013, 02:42 PM   #2
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Old 10-24-2013, 03:00 PM   #3
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I would recommend supertech 20w-50 and a purolator filter.
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Old 10-24-2013, 03:13 PM   #4
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No oil treatment?
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Old 10-24-2013, 03:52 PM   #5
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Yeah, I wasnt serious there bud. I probably wouldnt run 20w-50 or a purolator filter. And no, I dont recommend any additives.
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Old 10-25-2013, 10:02 AM   #6
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I have a '95 4-cyl.
I just run 10W-40 of various brands. No additives. Nothing special. It's what I love about jeeps, especially the older ones. They're simple and not terribly picky. 113,000 miles so far and tight as a drum. Doesn't burn or leak anything.

Now I have a '99 Boxster that's insanely picky. Requires a specific oil... Even requires a specific coolant. Love it, but don't drive it much.

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