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#26: 03-19-2013, 01:32 AM
 
 Max Capacity
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Originally Posted by 05wagongt View Post
i always wait until i have warm air in my defrost before i drive, and if its snowing i mkae sure it heats up until windows are drfrosted...only use 93 octane gas too
I start my car, clean off the frost/snow with the scrapper and drive the easy to warm it up. The theory is gas can bypass the cold rings and dilute the oil.

I'm close to 20,000 miles on my ej257.
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196k, 5/20/12 new ej257 short block, 8/20/11 installed VF52 turbo, @20.8psi, 280whp, 300ftlbs. CHECK your oil, these cars use it.

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