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post #1 of 4 Old 04-30-2013, 08:54 AM Thread Starter
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An oil change is in order in a few days, and I was wondering what oil do you all recommend using? Back when I had my 6.0L I had used Rotella every oil change.

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Really any synthetic since your deleted but there's no magic answer to a topic that's been discussed to death. Do a oil analysis and see what works for your truck

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Stuff that gets changed regularly is how I roll, but srjd hit the nail on the head.

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I have had great luck with Rotella T6 full synthetic.
I also recommend oil analysis.

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Please collect and message me Shell, Rotella oil cap codes aka "my miles matter" I'm trying to save up for a hat or something.
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