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2002 honda civic LX oil change

I have bought a 2002 honda civic LX, and I want to know if I should/could use a semi-synthetic oil, and how many miles should I use it.I've seen a Quaker API SM 20w50.
It has 40K miles.

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Don't use the 20w50 way to thnk. a 5w20 is what you should use ad if you use the syn. you will be fine but expensive but lasts longer! it all about preference when it comes down to it. if you have any more question please ask.

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A synthetic is good if you don't mind going 15 to 20,000 miles between changes. If you're one of the compulsives that change oil every 3000 or 5000 miles, don't bother with synthetics, because they're expensive. You probly need a thinner grade of oil, tho, like a 5-20. Thinner grades will help your gas mileage, but check your manual.

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