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How often do you change your oil? What kinda do you use if you do it yourself? Thanks
 

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GrkBeemer82 said:
What kinda do you use if you do it yourself? Thanks
Depends on your driving style. most common are as follows:
Winter:
0W-30, 0W-40

All Season:
5w-30, 5w-40, <10W-30, 10W-40 : these are sually set aside for slightly high mileage engines, personally i don't use any 10W-xx grade>

Summer:
15w-50 (If you drive/rev hard, have forced induction like a turbocharger esp.)

 

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whatever you do.. don't change according to the service indicator.. when i drive really hard.. i change it at about 4000 or so.. usually at 5000 :thumbup:
 

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Your synthetic oil may last the 15k miles, but your filter defiantely wont. If you love your car, I would suggest every 5k. But if you dont want to fork out the $100 for the out of warranty oil change, then at least change the oil filter, $7.
 
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