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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Nick R</div><div class="ubbcode-body">What 5w-20 oils did you run? There are lots of anecdotal stories of M1 being noisier than others. Try PP 5W-20, or Valvoline Synpower 0W-20. I'd run the specified grade for...
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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ryland</div><div class="ubbcode-body">The reason why I used castrol edge and m1 EP is because they...
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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Radman</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ryland</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I would think that my OCI of 10k would be too long for...
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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    I would think that my OCI of 10k would be too long for conventional or for my comfort level anyways.
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    09 sonata with 45k on OEM hankook what new tire?

    thats true and I'd hate to have my wife stranded on the side of the road or be late for delayed getting in for thanksgiving
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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Drew99GT</div><div class="ubbcode-body">It might make the engine feel a bit more sluggish and might lower fuel economy a tiny bit. I'd personally stick to a 5w-30. Try a different 5w-30. Actually, don't these engines...
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    Would mobil1 0w40 be too thick for a 09 sonata?

    My wife drives about 100 miles a day total to and from work. I was useing castrol edge 10w30 until they changed to this new titanium version so the last oil change was M1 EP 5w30 and the motor seems a lot more noisy. I'm kicking around the idea of useing M1 0w40 but I'm not sure if that would...
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    09 sonata with 45k on OEM hankook what new tire?

    So my wifes car has the OEM tires with 45k. The tires have lasted a long time for OEM but I'm thinking of replacing with Goodyear comfortred touring. Anyone have experiance with these? I also don't know if I should push these tires till they are bald or just switch now? Since its my wifes...
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    Which pistol should I take deer hunting?

    Be a man and carry a black powder revolver! I have many pistols and I enjoy shooting this the most...
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    Deal-breakers when you're dating

    If you plan on getting married the most important things in my opinion are: 1. religious beliefs 2. Morals/values 3. Someone that you would want to be a mother to your future children 4. matching intimacy interests/amounts 5. This one is a must for me but maybe not for others nice teeth and...
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    Chevy Cruze eco 6sp manual vs. VW Golf TDI auto

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: CaspianM</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I know lots of VW fans that don't even sit in the chevi. No offense but facts. You would not refuse a car because it is more expensive and more to maintain unless that is the top...
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    Chevy Cruze eco 6sp manual vs. VW Golf TDI auto

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: sciphi</div><div class="ubbcode-body">No trunk hole cover in mine. It's an option I didn't get. The trunk hole works very well for corralling things like the wine bottles and milk gallons. Is your car going to still...
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    Is Triple AAA a good deal?

    My AMEX platinum card gives roadside assistance plus gives me a ton of other perks so I see that as a better value than AAA.
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    Chevy Cruze eco 6sp manual vs. VW Golf TDI auto

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Nick R</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Any updates?</div></div> Yes, so they didn't have the car on monday because it was at a different dealer then they thought so it took longer to get it. Now they have the car but...
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    Gasoline Cash Back Credit Cards

    The AMEX blue cash preferred gives you 6% on groceries, 3% on gas and 1% on everything else. It has a annual fee of $75 I believe but if you just bought gas and groceries with the card it would more than pay for its self. The Blue cash card gives 3% groceries and 2% gas and that has no fee...
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    Chevy Cruze eco 6sp manual vs. VW Golf TDI auto

    Wow thanks for all the resposes guys! I was checking the board all weekend on my phone reading your responses when I went to drive both cars, I didn't respond because I hate doing that on my phone. To answer a lot of peoples questions the reason why I was looking at an auto VW is that if we...
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    Chevy Cruze eco 6sp manual vs. VW Golf TDI auto

    I'm looking at these two cars and its getting hard for me to decide. They get roughly the same gas milage, the VW is about 5k more, the VW has free service till 36k, the VW has better resale value. The Cruze parts are less expensive and easily availible, its 5k less, its made in America. What...
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    ACDelco 5W-30 dexos1

    So do you guys think with the lower TBN that this oil will go the 10K-15K that the OLM indicates?
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    Anyone have a GM OLM or OLM I/II plan?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: threeputtpar</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I believe that dealers are required to service all 2011 and newer vehicles with the AC Delco dexos1 semi-synthetic, so that would be the oil provided through the...
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    Anyone have a GM OLM or OLM I/II plan?

    I'm going to buy a Chevy Cruze eco with the 1.4T and they mentioned throwing in one of these plans. My only concern is if they use synthetic or not?? I would think that the 1.4 would need synthetic with the turbo. Does anyone have these plans? How has it worked out? link to what I'm...
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