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What will happen if you use the wrong motor oil in a 2005 Chevy Equinox? I used 10W 30

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It wont hurt anything, however if you live where its cold, i recommend replacing it as soon as you can with the correct weight oil.

Posted on Apr 08, 2015

  • Trevor Balfour
    Trevor Balfour Apr 08, 2015

    It's getting warm out thou... Will I have to change it still?

  • Russell Mower
    Russell Mower Apr 09, 2015

    it will be fine till next oil change

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you can use 10w 30 or 5w 30. 5 is going to be better for cold locations and is the more universal of the two and 10 is going to be good as long as you don't go much below freezing.

Posted on Oct 06, 2010

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