Originally Posted by Jaybeecon
Yeah - I found that one. Found a few that were on the list. Only on the actual bottle it's rated as the green Dexos 1 and listed for gas engines.
Do I trust the internet or the bottle?
If the vehicle requires Dexos 2 only use that.
Dexos 1 was found to be inadequate in the use of the 2.8L and caused catastrophic engine damage so they reformulated it to Dexos 1 Gen 2.
Dexos 2 is more of a stout lubricating oil than Dexos 1 Gen 2..
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Last edited by OkDually; 08-30-2019 at 09:42 PM.