Ford F-150 Engine Oil Recommendation for Best Performance
When shopping for a vehicle, many of our customers veer toward our selection of high-quality used trucks. These vehicles were built to help you work hard and play harder, and there is more TLC during the manufacturing process to ensure long-lasting dependability. One of the most-praised truck models on the market is the Ford F-150. This truck is known for its performance and dependability, and it is a great choice if you are shopping for a used option. Even with its highly regarded dependability, it is important that you maintain your Ford F-150, and one of the best ways to do that is by giving it an oil change every three months or 3,000 miles.
Recommended Oil Viscosity for the Ford F-150
According to the 2020 Ford F-150 Owner’s Manual, most engine options will use SAE 5W-30 engine oil or SAE 0W-30 (for 22-below weather temperatures). Motorcraft brand oil is preferred, but any API (American Petroleum Institute)-certified brand is fine to use. There should be no additives in the engine oil.
Please note that this oil recommendation is for 2020 Ford F-150 truck. Models that were recently manufactured will most likely have similar recommendations, but check your owner’s manual for confirmation.
Pickup Truck Oil Changes in Raleigh, NC and Rochester, NY
If you need the oil changed in your pickup truck, we invite you to come to our in-house service centers at our store locations in Raleigh and Rochester. Our service technicians are extremely familiar with pickup trucks like the Ford F-150 and other models in the F-Series lineup. As your Ford F-150 ages and gets more miles on it – or if you tow heavy loads very frequently – our technicians can offer additional guidance and services to keep your truck dependable. To learn more, schedule an appointment with us today!