1999 HONDA ACCORD TYPE OIL TO USE

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1999 Honda Accord 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 100000 miles

What oil is recommended to use for a 1999 Honda Accord with just a little over 100,000?

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Friday, January 22nd, 2010 AT 2:06 PM

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I would switch it up to a 10w30 high mileage conventional oil

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Friday, January 22nd, 2010 AT 5:10 PM
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1999 Honda Accord Type Oil To Use

My original question:
Posted at Fri Jan 22, 2010 12:06 pm
By skylar_m, New to the forum

Engine Performance problem
1999 Honda Accord 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive
Automatic 100000 miles

What oil is recommended to use for a 1999 Honda Accord with just a little over 100,000?

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Posted at Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:10 pm
By F4I_guy, Moderator

I would switch it up to a 10w30 high mileage conventional oil

From: Skylar_m

The reason why I was asking this questions was because my wife took our 1999 Honda Accord to an oil change place called "Oil Can Henry's". &Quot;Oil Can Henry's" said that a synthetic oil was recommended by Honda as per their print sheet from Honda. I was unsure if that was the right type of oil to put in her car. It was the first time a synthetic oil had been used. It is my understanding that synthetic oil has a detergent so it will clean the engine while you are driving. Is this true? I have also heard that once you use a synthetic oil you cannot go back to using a conventional oil. Is this correct as well.

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Skylar_m

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