What kind of oil for my ej20?!
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This is a discussion on What kind of oil for my ej20?! within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; been reading alot of places, people say subaru say to use 5-30 but others 10-40 or 15-40 can anybody help ...

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    What kind of oil for my ej20?!

    been reading alot of places, people say subaru say to use 5-30 but others 10-40 or 15-40 can anybody help dont want to buy the wrong **** as ive been told the engines can shag themselves pretty quickly on the wrong stuff

    1996,170000kms,4wd,

    cheers

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    5/30. Change it often.


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    It pretty much depends solely on the temperature the car is operated in. See an owner's manual for the chart.
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    i dont have manual n been looking for one for a while

    now ive come accross some one who uses 15-50

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    i use 5w30 myself.
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