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Old 07-17-2010, 12:42 PM
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changing oil

im switching back to dino oil from synthetic.when i drained the synthetic i let it drain untill there wasnt even a drip coming out then changed the filter and put the new oil in.do you think i need run it then do it again to get all the synthetic out or will it not matter.just not sure about this or if it is even an issue.
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Old 07-17-2010, 12:54 PM
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Not an issue. synthetic oils are compatible with non-synthetic.
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Old 07-18-2010, 07:47 AM
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You will be just fine.
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Old 07-18-2010, 10:52 AM
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Yeah, a little bit of synthetic in there isnt going to harm anything, eventually you will get it all out though, if you stick with the dino oil. I use regular pennzoil 10w30 in all my mowers, Ive heard the engines we use arent big enough or last long enough to really benefit from using synthetics.
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Old 07-18-2010, 01:03 PM
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Chances are you didn't have synthetic oil in there to start with.
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