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Originally Posted by Matt Gottabigtruck
Good looking truck Cody..After my first free dealership change, I went to Mobile 1 Delvac 5-40 synthetic...5-40 is probably overkill for me, as the winters aren't that bad here in Texas, and I don't tow much, but I put a fair amount of miles on the truck, and I figure its worth the piece of mind to use the "extreme conditions" oil weight. Thought about switching to 15-40, since its a little cheaper..i guess the only think i would be giving up is extreme cold protection, which again, we don't really get much of in Texas...good luck with your search.
Our winters get to -35 to -45 C and our summers get to +35 C and the dealer I go to puts in 5W40 Mobil 1 Delvac year round when you request synthetic.
Motorcraft 15w-40. 04 6.0
Motorcraft does not produce its own oil I don't recall who bottles it for Ford.
SCT, no studs...yet, Dual OEM intake air filter housings, Banks intercooler & intake elbow, Banks exhaust system, Windrunner ported intake manifold, Bullet Proof Diesel remote oil cooler & thermostat, AirDog2 (plus a couple spares), Power steering filter (Amsoil dual-bypass), MagTec deep ATF pan, Electric oil pre-lub pump, Dakota Digital gauges.
Last edited by Term3; 03-15-2012 at 06:31 AM.