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Old 11-19-2006, 05:04 PM   #4
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Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Waterford, NY
2004 BAJA Turbo
Frost Pearl White


Originally Posted by Peaty View Post
I wait till 10,000 miles then switch to synth. I've done this with the last 7 new scoobies I've owned and never had a problem.
I have used Valvoline 5W30 Durablend in all of my cars for the past 15 or so years. Never had a problem, and I, being of the old school, change the "break in oil", at 1,000 miles, then go to the half synthetic half regular oil route.
I also change the oil every 4,000 miles. What do you think of going 7,500 miles, as per the owners manual. Good idea or not?
I would appreciate any feed back.
Keep it under 90, folks.
P.S. I am picking up a new Tribeca on Tuesday, those of you who know of me from the Baja Forum, now you know why.
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