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Use recommended materials. Rare is the vehicle that still uses mineral oils, but it exists. PHOTO| FILE

What you need to know:

  • Use recommended materials. Rare is the vehicle that still uses mineral oils, but it exists.

  • Most of them will take synthetics with no issue at all, especially high performance lubricants such as Shell Helix, Mobil 1 or Castrol GTX. However, just to be clear, RTFM (Read The Flipping Manual) for confirmation on what oil to use.

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