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    My local dealer put in 5w-30 because they buy drums of it. I ended up changing it myself. I suppose it could have been a line item computer issue, but the advisor did not offer an explanation. I didn't use the ICE anyhow- just drove home on battery and changed it later.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Barry View Post
    5-30 is better than 5-20. It has a wider performance envelope. You have nothing to worry about. Your engine would be better protected from high temperatures with that oil.
    ^^^^^^This
    Last edited by ampera_jed; 6 Days Ago at 05:10 PM.

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