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Old 02-22-2010, 08:03 AM   #1
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What kind of oil do you use?

I just bought a 2003 svtf 5 door with 63k miles and now its due for an oil change. I am not sure what kind is best for the engine. Any recommendations on oil and filter?


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Old 02-22-2010, 09:09 AM   #2
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OEM is just fine for the oil filter, i personally like to use mobile 1 5w-30. fully synthetic.
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Old 02-22-2010, 10:26 AM   #3
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Same here...motorcraft oil filter and either Mobile 1 5W-30 or Valvoline Synpower 5W-30
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Old 02-22-2010, 10:32 AM   #4
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the idiot i bought it from but regular 5w-20 in it. will it hurt the engine if i switch back to the mobile 1 5w-30?
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mobile 1 0w-30
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I use the OEM filter and Valvoline 20w50 racing oil.
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Mobile one Synthetic and motorcraft filter here as well.
5w-20 huh? I dont believe you will have a problem. But Id use the 5w-30 from now on.
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used mobil 1 5 30 synthetic a few times, my last oil change we didnt have any at work so i put castrol 5 30 synthetic in it. 6 of one, half dozen of the other.....same difference to me?
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mobile 1 5w-30 for the life of the svt so far
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Old 02-22-2010, 06:40 PM   #10
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Any reputable oil. I use RP but I'm probably going to switch to motorcraft on my next change since it's cheaper and I don't think RP is any better than anyone else.
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