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#12: 11-08-2012, 04:27 AM
 
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Originally Posted by Arielgt93 View Post
Oh okay than because I'm about to do my oil change and so it's fine if just switch it to rotella? And even though its 5w-40 it's still good that's another thing that I was wondering about also?
Don't worry about the weights. All of the car companies are listing lower-weight oils just to add fractional MPG to meet their CAFE requirements. Any modern synthetic oil will have a pour point well below 0F and will not be an issue in a NoVa winter. Been running oils like this in turbo Subies for 11 years here in NW VT and never had a winter starting issue with cars that always were outside (insert standard joke about VT 2-car garage and who gets the one available spot).