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Old 02-08-2013, 06:10 PM   #1
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Hi guys,
As I wait for the warmer weather to get here in Upstate New York and I can put in the new wall & ceiling paneling w/o worry of condensation, reinstall the furniture & put down laminate flooring I need to have things to do in & outside of the rig. I decided to give here an oil change and would like to know if everyone has a certain fav oil and filter that they like to use? Are there certain oil & filters that are better for RV's than others? My class C is a 1992 Gulfstream Ultra Limited with a 460 under the hood. Does anyone know what the oil capacity is of this particular engine? I have no idea because I never got and kind of manual on the Rv when i bought it.

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Old 02-08-2013, 06:38 PM   #2
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Can't help you with the quantity or filter but Mobil 1 Fully Synthetic is very popular for gas engines. Depending on your mileage/wear on the engine will determine which weight you will need. I would try 10 W 30.

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Old 02-08-2013, 06:49 PM   #3
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Contact Steve Tobias at gulfstream he sent me most of the owners manuals. The only one they don't have is the coach year he said the farthest was 1998. I did 5 of dino and 1 of duralube from wally. The filter was from oreillys. Have you found your ID sticker for appliances? Mine is in cupboard above sink. You can find a lot of them from the resource page here as well as the GOOGLE. Forgot 10w30 as well
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Old 02-08-2013, 06:55 PM   #4
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6 Quarts With Filter. I use PureOne Puralator oil Filters and 10W - 30 Castrol.
Had good luck with them .
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Old 02-08-2013, 08:38 PM   #5
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I use Wix oil filters and use synthetic oil usually purchased from Walmart.
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Old 03-03-2013, 05:32 AM   #6
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the recommended oil filters should helps, happy motoring.
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Old 03-03-2013, 09:09 AM   #7
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Autocraft Semi-synthetic and Autocraft filter as recommended by Ford. Mobile 1 synthetic and Mobile filters for other vehicles.

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