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Re: Winterizing - Do you run your engine after the oil change?

But why not run it anyway to get that good, fresh oil covering everything?

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This^^.. only I mostly prefill the filter before installation so that there's no 'void' in the flow during startup. (can't totally fill it because it mounts on an angle). For engines with the filter on a horizontal axis this is probably not possible.
Ours is upside down. No way to fill it ahead of time.


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Re: Winterizing - Do you run your engine after the oil change?

Yes, run it for a while with the new oil and then leave it.
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