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Old 07-22-2013, 10:12 AM   #51
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Join Date: Dec 2011
2012 Sport Limited


I've been changing my own oil since day one with this car and I've been using Castrol Edge Titanium with whatever filter is included in the package when I buy it over at Advance Auto Parts. I am at 44,600 miles and my car has yet to consume any oil or have any issues. The Castrol oil changes go for about $32-35 for 5 quarts and the filter(usually FRAM Ultra, Bosch Distance Plus, or K&N) but I recently also picked up 10 quarts of Valvoline Synpower with two FRAM Ultra filters for $54.

I should also note that I recently noticed that the K&N filters that are coming on to the shelves are made in Korea instead of the USA. I don't know of anyone who has opened one up yet to see the difference but I am always wary when a company outsources their products to increase profits. You can tell the difference because Korean version is slightly smaller and the open end has a clear plastic cover on it.
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