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Unread 11-02-2011, 03:36 PM   #1
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Just an Oil question!

I have the 4.7, this is my first jeep and the biggest engine I have driven. I live in Colorado so it gets pretty cold around here and I don't want to run too thick of an oil. What weight do you guys suggest for cold temps? I usually use Castrol in all of my cars so I will most likely be running that.

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Unread 11-02-2011, 04:42 PM   #2
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The manual says 5W-30, but you might want to go to 0w-whatever in CO.
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Unread 11-02-2011, 04:43 PM   #3
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I go with whatever the manual tells me. You can't go wrong their.
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Unread 11-02-2011, 04:44 PM   #4
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5W30 synthetic is great for winter
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Unread 11-02-2011, 04:45 PM   #5
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I live in Norway, can be pretty cold over here to, use syntetic 5w-30. I have been using Valvoline, also stay away from Fram Oil filters, Go by WIX or something.

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Unread 11-02-2011, 05:23 PM   #6
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I live in Norway, can be pretty cold over here to, use syntetic 5w-30. I have been using Valvoline, also stay away from Fram Oil filters, Go by WIX or something.

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Thanks guys, and yeah, I dont like Fram oil filters.
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