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#3310386 - 03/13/14 09:57 AM Re: Mixing syn 5w40 and dino 15w40 [Re: sixtwoturbo]
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Registered: 10/01/10
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So you get a complete oil change in about 6000 km's. Stop changing oil and just change the filter every 10,000 km's. Use any decent SM/CF oil you can find. With such frequent oil topoffs, the oil will not get into a soot-loading problem.


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#3315101 - 03/17/14 04:06 PM Re: Mixing syn 5w40 and dino 15w40 [Re: sixtwoturbo]
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I change it every 7500 km's but recently added a bypass filter setup, so going to go around 15K between changes.
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