just had my oil changed and now the car is riding hard.Got a message saying wrong oil but i know its the correct one.What could be the problem

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Asked by Oct 29, 2015 at 06:28 AM about the 2006 Dodge Charger RT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

after getting the oil change i notice the difference on how the car ran.This time
we used full synthetic instead of regular.Could that be the reason? my car has
166k

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Yes some synthetic oils do not mix with petroleum oils, some do. But I had done this also with the same amount of miles with a synthetic oil (Amsoil) that does mix with petroleum base oil as there is some left in the motor when draining. It didn't work out good. I figure that it was too may miles to change over. Built a new motor and running on Amsoil as it is a good synthetic oil...

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Take the oil out and put the high end synthetic oil in it

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