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Old 10-27-2012, 11:14 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by iminhell View Post
yes, 4.5 ... but it all depends on how much oil is left in the pan/engine.

I generally put in 4 full, start the car, let it sit and then check and top it off.
Better to have too little (but still on the stick) than too much, odd as that may sound.
understandable , i do check it often and usually keep a quart or 2 in the car , but this will be the first time iv ran synthetic , and i dont really know what the benifit is , i just got the oil for free but have heard a difference of opinions on synthetic vs conventional
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