Oil types

Asked by Mar 22, 2017 at 10:00 PM about the 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Base Extended Cab Short Bed

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I live in Arizona. I have a lot of 0W-20 full
synthetic oil. I want to know if it is safe to
put in my truck.

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I would not use it,. Your engine is designed for 5W-30.

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0w30 would be fine, but I would not use 0w20 in Arizona in a vehicle that specs. 5w30.

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