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Oil change and fuel filters

I know I could search it. But I tried and it’s a million and one topics.

This will
Be my first oil change since I bought the truck and also fuel filter change.
Previous owner used k&n for oil filter.

I’m wondering what most are using?
For fuel filters for oil filter and what’s everyone using for oil?
We’re getting close to winter in northern Ontario Canada ans it’s common to see -20 celsius up to -40 celsius yes it’s [email protected] cold lol
It calls for 5-40 I believe but I’m unsure.
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I did my first my oil and filter change a few days ago, I used a Fleetguard #LF16035.
I poured in Rotella T4 15-40 only because it was on sale at Sam's Club.
Oil is personal preference.

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I know I could search it. But I tried and it’s a million and one topics.

This will
Be my first oil change since I bought the truck and also fuel filter change.
Previous owner used k&n for oil filter.

I’m wondering what most are using?
For fuel filters for oil filter and what’s everyone using for oil?
We’re getting close to winter in northern Ontario Canada ans it’s common to see -20 celsius up to -40 celsius yes it’s [email protected] cold lol
It calls for 5-40 I believe but I’m unsure.
Thanks for the info
OEM mopar or fleetguard for filters, oil, fuel and water separator.

For that cold climate, 5w40 synthetic, whichever brand you like, they are all good.

Tons of threads on here, lots of videos on youtube.

In the process of changing the oil in mine right now.

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I know I could search it. But I tried and itís a million and one topics.
Now we have a million and two with the same answers.
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I run PetroCan Duron SHP 10w30 all year in Saskatchewan. Works just fine in this cold and hostile wasteland.

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Mine's all done, bet that synthetic blend added 50 HP and will make it get 5 more MPG's!
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