i used 5w20 oil instead of 5w30 in a new ford ranger v6. do you think it is ok until next oil change?

Asked by Jul 16, 2012 at 02:12 PM about the 2011 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCab

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I think it would be just fine. 5W-30 is recommended, but maybe change it out at 3-5K for piece of mind.

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Heres a good on for ya , I owned a ranger that would stall at red lights useing any other reg gas than BP gas ,so if I stoped any where else I would have to use med or high tes,now what does this tell ya !LOL

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