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Hello, I have a question about doing your own oil change.

I cannot seem to find what would be the best oil to use in my truck? 2011 1500 Sport, 62000kms, lifted with 35s and a DiabloSport Trinity-1000 tune (Stock 87octane tune). Not sure if the last two really matter but I thought I would throw that in there.
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Our engines have a loud valve train. Some oils make them REAL loud. I use Penzoil Platinum and Mopar filters with good results. HTH
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you will get as many suggestions as there are products

i personally use MOBILE ONE synthetic 5-W20
the oil filter i use is a WIX filter, they also make NAPA Gold & Carquest oil filters

as long as the quality of the oil filter is good, most of them work good,
just don't buy the cheapest one because of the cost savings

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What he said ^^^^. I use Amsoil and Wix filters.
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