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01-23-2013, 11:15 AM
Going to do my first oil/oil filter and fuel/air filter change on the used skid I bought. What oil/weight (non-cat brand) should I use? Any additives anyone suggests? I live in NJ for weather type. I ordered the filters they are cat brand.

01-23-2013, 01:16 PM
I was a Caterpillar service tech for 5 years and we always used the Cat deo 15-40 down here in the south.

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01-23-2013, 08:31 PM
The Cat dealership up here recommends 10w 30. We use 5-40 synthetic now, but before we switched to synthetic we ran 10-30 rotella.

01-23-2013, 08:39 PM
Thanks for the replies im going rotella synthetic.
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