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Old 11-09-2009, 11:07 AM
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Thinking about switching to 5w-40

I am thinking about doing an oil change and switching from 15w-40 to 5w-40 for winter but my only reserve is that I live in Illinois and we have been having a random warm up(mid 50s-70). Will it hurt anything if 5w-40 is in the truck and it warms up outside?
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:08 AM
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what part of illinois are u from?
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:08 AM
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no 5-40 iz all i use in both my trucks now !!!
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:10 AM
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Rockford.
5w-40 year round?
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:42 AM
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There was just a thread about the 5w40, Valvoline Premium Blue or the Mobil 1 Turbo Diesel Truck 5w40...the only way to go
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Old 11-09-2009, 11:48 AM
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I literally just got done reading that thread. I found it right after I posted. Thanks. I'll be doing the switch tonight.
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Old 11-09-2009, 12:12 PM
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I run Mobil 1 TDT year round in WI..
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