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2007 Chevrolet Suburban LS 2WD 4dr 1500

2007 Chevrolet Suburban
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door 1500
15 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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February 22, 2013, 7:16 am

Miguel R
 

Question: Oil Change

My suburban 2011 is equipped with oil percentage reading. Do I change the oil according to the percentage reading, 50%, 40%, 20% or at oil mileage 3000, 5000, 7000 miles, 10,000 miles? If it's by mileage, what's the point of the percentage apparatus?.
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February 24, 2013, 9:18 pm

Tyler O
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I wouldn't trust the sensors. Just change the oil every 5-6k and use synthetic.


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