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 ==== Oil Changes ==== ==== Oil Changes ====
 +Just google for oil change, found a $20 coupon for Jiffy Lube. $25 at classic lube express normally.
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 From Bob is the Oil Guy, in general: From Bob is the Oil Guy, in general:
   * Can't rely on color. Need to go with sludginess feeling (think molasses). This comes from both oxidization and component wear. Synthetic oils will last longer, definitely.   * Can't rely on color. Need to go with sludginess feeling (think molasses). This comes from both oxidization and component wear. Synthetic oils will last longer, definitely.
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 <​blockquote>​ Some of the engines are tired and starting to show wear, burn oil or leak a little. High Mileage oils are typically designed to work with some of these aging engine’s issues. Gaskets and seals get harder from repeated heat cycles and loss of plasticizers as the vehicle ages – high mileage oils use special additives to condition these seals to help keep them functioning and pliable. </​blockquote> ​ <​blockquote>​ Some of the engines are tired and starting to show wear, burn oil or leak a little. High Mileage oils are typically designed to work with some of these aging engine’s issues. Gaskets and seals get harder from repeated heat cycles and loss of plasticizers as the vehicle ages – high mileage oils use special additives to condition these seals to help keep them functioning and pliable. </​blockquote> ​
   * XXW-YY, XX = starting temperature viscosity, YY = final temperature viscosity.   * XXW-YY, XX = starting temperature viscosity, YY = final temperature viscosity.
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