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View Poll Results: When did you do your first oil change?
I did my first oil change at 1k just after my break in period 21 52.50%
3k I did what the manual said so I can't be wrong! 14 35.00%
2k in between! so I'm safe 5 12.50%
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Old 09-28-2003, 01:44 AM   #1
lionken07
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I did search and different people have totally different opinion on this so let's seee...
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Old 09-28-2003, 09:19 AM   #2
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Here's an idea -- check your oil and see if you think it needs changing.
Of the 10 or so oil changes I've done on my WRX, the 1k change was by far the nastiest of the bunch. Same with my GFs Protege5.
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Old 09-28-2003, 02:10 PM   #3
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For me I changed at both.
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Old 09-30-2003, 01:51 AM   #4
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1500 ,1500 ,3000 ,3000 all with 5-30 casrol gtx dino till 9000 then swapped to 5-50 syntech now at 70000 no leaks no problems .
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