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oil/transmission change #300609 Oct 15, 12:29pm Oct 15, 12:29pm
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oil/transmission change
im just gonna do my first oil change on the celica. wut should i use? its a 02 gts
im thinkin to use castrol, i dont wanna use synthetic.
where can i get redline mt90 from? i couldnt find it at pep boys or kragen.
thanx

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: stefanoc] #300610 Oct 15, 12:30pm Oct 15, 12:30pm
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confused confused redline is a synthetic

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: unsceenTRD] #300611 Oct 15, 12:32pm Oct 15, 12:32pm
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why dont you want to use a synthetic btw confused

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: unsceenTRD] #300612 Oct 15, 12:44pm Oct 15, 12:44pm
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i dont want to pay the extra money for now and i dont think its that helpful for me. im never gonna drag my car, never gonna start and drive in an instant and all that.
maybe later.

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: stefanoc] #300613 Oct 15, 12:55pm Oct 15, 12:55pm
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If you want redline for the trany it is a synthetic but thats all i use so i am going to recommend it. You will feel a difference in shifting. much much smoother thumbsup thumbsup As far an the engine goes i also use redline wich is a synthetic but i heard lost of good things about Castrol. Hope this helps. wave wave

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thanx. so i can have synthetic tranny fluid and regular engine oil? where can i get redline mt 90 from?

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: stefanoc] #300615 Oct 15, 1:09pm Oct 15, 1:09pm
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http://redlineoil.com/ and i am not sure if you have to change them both to synthetic or not? i have herd that you have to but not sure if it is true

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: unsceenTRD] #300616 Oct 15, 1:32pm Oct 15, 1:32pm
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It's not true! You can use regular oil and switch your tranny oil to synthetic.

Re: oil/transmission change [Re: sxyimports125] #300617 Oct 15, 1:52pm Oct 15, 1:52pm
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Originally Posted by sxyimports125
It's not true! You can use regular oil and switch your tranny oil to synthetic.

thanks i was not sure about that but once you use synthetic oil in your cat you cant go back to regular motor oil keep that in mind

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