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Old 04-11-2012, 10:12 PM   #1
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** Oil Change Advice **

I bought my 2010 2SS/RS used and it's time for my first oil change... the car now has 25,0000 miles on it.....Should I take it to the dealer or not.... I drive it kinda hard I guess u would say... If not what's the best oil to go with? Just curious
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Old 04-11-2012, 10:31 PM   #2
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do it yourself.
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Old 04-11-2012, 10:39 PM   #3
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I was kinda thinking the same thing... What kinda oil should I use?
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Old 04-11-2012, 10:44 PM   #4
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I use Penzoil Ultra synthetic 5w-30
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Old 04-11-2012, 11:00 PM   #5
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What bout trans oil... And did u feel a difference
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Old 04-11-2012, 11:33 PM   #6
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Sometimes its scary to think that people can have a car with all kinds of added mods..........but dont know how to change the oil?
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Old 04-11-2012, 11:37 PM   #7
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This is all new to me I just got rid of a BMW 750 LI and u can't change oil urself on that machine..... I pay to do everything for my cars, hardly have the time drive it let alone work on it ya know...
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Old 04-12-2012, 01:11 AM   #8
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I bought my 2010 2SS/RS used and it's time for my first oil change... the car now has 25,0000 miles on it.....Should I take it to the dealer or not.... I drive it kinda hard I guess u would say... If not what's the best oil to go with? Just curious
Castrol, Pennzoil, Mobil 1, Quaker State, Valvoline, Amsoil, and other synthetics are all good. There is no best oil. Regular oil changes are more important than the brand used.
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Old 04-12-2012, 08:40 PM   #9
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Does it really have 250000 miles on it? WOW!
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Old 04-12-2012, 09:07 PM   #10
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Use a good premium synthetic and your engine will like you for long
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Old 04-13-2012, 12:13 AM   #11
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Lol 25,000 sorry
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