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What brand of oil is best and how much? do I use the 5w/30?

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Your Rav 4 uses 5W-30, and any premium full synthetic oil and a good filter is fine-Castrol, Moble One, Valvoline, Pennzoil, Quaker State, Royal Purple, Amsol...all are very good brands, some a little better than others but you can hardly go wrong with any of them-all are good for 5000 miles + before change is needed, just buy a decent filter like Purelator 'PureOne', Wix, Morotcraft, K+N or Bosch, look at the packages and read filtering capabilities, they are all good filters with anti-drainback valves which helps protect many engine components on startup.

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