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Old 08-30-2019, 10:48 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Jaybeecon View Post
So is Dexos 1 gen 2 = to Dexos 2?

I've got the Dexos 1 gen 2. Just not sure if it's the right stuff. So far, nobody has any labeled as Dexos 2. Feel like an idiot - this is just an oil change and should not be this complicated!
Everything that I read so far states the Dexos 1 Gen 2 is for gasoline engines and the Dexos 2 is formulated for Diesel.
There are many articles on this at the Bobistheoil guy website
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