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What oil does a 96 Chevy Cavalier need?

My check oil light is on, so I need to put more oil in. What kind should I get? I'm in Florida (HEAT) and drive it to work every day. I don't know if that makes a difference, but just in case it does. I have a 96 chevy cavalier.

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You can use 10w 30.if you live in a warm or hot climate.if you live in a colder use 5w -30 oil.

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    have your oil leak fix.have the oil pump drive GEAR O-RING.check.that will cause you to lose oil also your rear main oil seal.have those check.because you lose too much might be to far to get more oil and your engine will seize or lock up.


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but have the car checked for leaks, or is hit burning oil ???

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