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Hey guys i have a 93 honda prelude with a 96 DOHC VTEC engine in it, i believe its a H22A1 im wanting to know what kind of oil do i put in it? 5W-30 or 10W-30? please email me tannerfrasure2@hotmail.com
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Re: what kind of oil do i use? please help

Mobil 1 5w-40 for vtec and choice of QUALITY filter. Look at our oil filter thread listed above yours for an idea
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Re: what kind of oil do i use? please help

You mean the oil information and myths busted thread scoobie?

Caused me to decide on coventional high mileage oil instead of synthetic forr my specific situation.

Also started buying K& N filters or Bosch instead of the fram I had been using.

Others reading that thread Mr. SI mentioned can decide for themselves what would work best for their specific situation.
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GUIDE TO S2000 / PRELUDE OIL FILTERS

also the recommended oil is 5w-30, the field tested oil needed for vtec to engage and not burn off is 0w-40 or 5w-40 for summer shenanigans.

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5w 30 purolator pure one filter ftw
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Re: what kind of oil do i use? please help

I use 5-40 castrol magnatec
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