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Old November 5th, 2012, 10:05 AM
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3.5L V-8 Oil Recommendation

I know some people have an opinion on this or a link to another thread. It's starting to get cold here in New Mexico and I am about to change the oil in the Defender. Any recommendations for a high mileage 3.5L V-8.

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Old November 5th, 2012, 10:11 AM
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My 3.9 I reckon never had an especially strong oil pump. Come winter I would go to 5-30 or 0-30 just to help on that first start of the day.
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