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Old 08-24-2010, 08:14 PM   #1
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how many quarts of oil does a straight 6 yj take?

doent raelly no how much oil my yj takes

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Old 08-24-2010, 08:21 PM   #2
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6 quarts if you have 4.0, what are the stats on your jeep?

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Oil Levels

10w30 around 5.5 quarts for the 4.0 engine.

Find a good performance shop around town, and get a good oil filter like a Bosch or WIX. Top off the oil level as needed after you run the Jeep engine 25 or so miles. (only if the engine needs it - check the dip stick while the engine is warm).

Same advice for the 2.5 Engine.
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doent raelly no how much oil my yj takes
4.2 - 6qts. w/filter.
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6 quarts if you have 4.0, what are the stats on your jeep?
1988 i think its a 4.2 its been sitting ouside for like 4 years just starting to fix it up if u have any advice on what i should do to it, it would be appreciated thanks
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6 for the 6, 4 for the 4

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