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Oil and Coolant Suggestions Please!!

Newly purchased 05 needs her first oil and coolant with her new owner.
Any suggestions would be great. What do you think??

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Newly purchased 05 needs her first oil and coolant with her new owner.
Any suggestions would be great. What do you think??

If you are going with just a good oil go to WalMart and get the Ford MotorCraft 15w40 5qts to a jug 3 jugs will do they also have the Ford filters but they like Syn oil, do a flush with VC-9 and distilled water then do distilled water 3 times then add a ELC antifreeze and a coolent filter more mods to come welcome to the world of the 6.0
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As a new owner you might want to read this. It answers a bunch of things new owners should be aware of.

Congrats on the purcahse and welcome to the org.

Things to consider about owning a 6.0L

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Read the link that Mitch posted and it will answer your questions. BTW, welcome to the ORG and congrats on your new truck!

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Is there a better place to get this info or is this the right place? Thanks guys great intell.
I love to get info on how to take care of these rigs!!!

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