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post #1 of 3 Old 12-14-2010, 04:16 PM Thread Starter
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i'm sure this is already on here somewhere but i don't no how 2 look it up. durring summer temps it is recomended 2 use 15 w 40. ford says 10 w 30 in cold temps. is tha 10 w & 15 w not representing viscosity when cold? if so y not use 5 w 40 or 10 w 40? will some 1 help me clear this up b 4 i do this oil change?
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the W stands for winter. so thinner during cold weather at start up.
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read the oil thread in my sig. doesnt answer your question but its relevant info

Awesome thread on oil / cold start issues for 6.0 ----> http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/gen...ably-like.html
Troubleshooting a no Start Condition ---> http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/6-0...condition.html
Still using Ford Coolant? ----> http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/6-0...nce-temps.html
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