Oil question

Asked by Jul 15, 2016 at 09:12 AM about the 1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Question about what kind of oil to use

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I have a 1986 Monte Carlo with a 350 engine and want to know what kind of oil should I use ? And I know the question is how much would a primer job cost .... Removing all the paint on the car ?

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To remove all the paint, you'd have to apply stripper or take it somewhere and media blast it, that's a big time-consuming job. Then you'd have to apply body filler and sand, sand, sand. Paint jobs cost depend on the level of finish you want. You can spend $20,000 on a paint job or 500. There's too much plastic on a mid-80's car to make paint removal practical. Most shops would just sand and primer a car.

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