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Old 12-27-2010, 09:26 PM   #1
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Any oil recommendation for 170K engine?

Any oil recommendation for 170K engine? With all variety of oils on the shelves, I was wondering about personal experiences and recommendations on ones specially good for 170k mildly+ abused 2.5l injected engine. I'm interested in all started from being babied (it might be hard to find though $ to heavily abused.
Thanks a bunch in advance.

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I use mobil high mileage and am very happy with it.

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Old 12-28-2010, 11:56 AM   #3
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Brands are all just preference, but look for a synthetic that is formulated for high mileage engines. I like Valvoline personally. I had 350,000 mi. on my Bronco using it and it was abused all the time lol.
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Old 12-28-2010, 01:45 PM   #4
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Keep in mind, if you go from a dino oil to a synthetic, you may develop leaks that weren't there before due to the cleansing properties of the oil.
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Does it burn oil?? If not you should not make big changes on the viscosity.. i use 15w40 but I am In Costa Rica
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