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Unread 07-29-2013, 02:15 PM   #1
starsonmyarm
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what oil to run?

I have a 96 xj with the 4.0 and am wondering what yall think about specific oil and filter combinations to run. I just rolled over 160k miles.

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Unread 07-29-2013, 06:30 PM   #2
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Its all personal preference. I just changed mine yesterday with a Fram filter and Castrol GTX oil.

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Unread 07-29-2013, 06:46 PM   #3
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Higher mileage? What's the difference in regular oil vs. Synthetic or high mileage?
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Unread 07-29-2013, 07:06 PM   #4
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I don't run the high mileage my 98 has 124000 on it. I'm not sure the difference in the conventional vs high milage. No idea on synthetic either other than its more $.

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Unread 07-29-2013, 07:28 PM   #5
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I'm figuring the same, just keep it changed every 3k or so and maintain. Thanks for the help
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