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synthetic oil

I tried the search, but that never seems to work well for me.

Anyways is there anything special you have to do when you change to synthetic oil??

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Some do less interval the first oil change. Meaning they shorten the life the first Synthetic oil change. Me, I just did the swap. Can only baby the truck so much without breaking the bank


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Thanks, just didn't know if there was some special procedure.

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Just change the oil as you normally do.


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What are you planning to use? Brand? Weight?

I just started switching everything I own over to synthetic. I have seen several demos over the years, but nothing ever made me say, "Oh wow! I should do that...".

Use good filters and never let it get dirty, change that dino oil often...but after seeing a demo on the Schaeffer's products and putting them to use, I am impressed and sold...Good stuff and a good value. I also have not found anybody with anything bad to say about Schaeffer's lubricants.
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