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Old 03-18-2014, 07:16 PM
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What engine oil to run?

I bought the wife a "10" flex last thanksgiving with 52k on it. Local trade to a dealer. Has a sticker on window for oil change at 57k.
Instrument panel flashes to change oil now at 56k.
My question.
What oil to run? Oil cap says 5w-20.
Dino or syn?

Don't really want to call dealer, they'll give me the run around.
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MotorCraft 5w20 syn blend.
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Any 5w20 that meets API SN GF-5.
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standard dino 5w-20 is more than adequate.
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MotorCraft 5w20 syn blend.
Changed with this and a motorcraft fl500s filter. Thanks

Is this Critterf1 off "460ford.com" ?
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