Is 0w20 oil recommended even for triple digit temperatures?

Asked by Jul 14, 2015 at 12:07 PM about the 2012 Lexus RX 350 FWD

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2012 Lexus RX350

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From the oil chart 0W20 is good till you hit 110 degree temps and that is a fixed temp. so if you live in the states a sustained temp of over 100 is not very likely. Toyota states that you can use 5W20 but only if 0W20 is not available.

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