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Just trying to determine what weight motor oil is best 1978

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Just trying to determine what weight motor oil is best for my 1978 ,260hp marine 350.
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Customer: I am changing oil in my marine350 and don't know what viscousity to use. Its Sunday and all the local boat mechanics are closed.
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Customer: Its a 1978 350 Chevy engine converted to marine use.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

You can use any quality brand name 10W40 weight motor oil.

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Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

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Expert:  Jason replied 4 months ago.

Was there anything else?

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