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2004 Ford Focus Question: oil change



keigler2007, 2.0L 4 Cylinder SOHC, New Orleans, LA, April 15, 2011, 19:17

Hi i am going to change my oil tommrow and wanted to know what oil to use.My car has 114,789 mils on it.I also wanted to know do you have a figure of the oil pan so i want mess up.thanks

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    April 15, 2011, 22:05

    5W20 oil is required for your car. Ford uses part synthetic Motorcraft.

    We do not have the ability to share images, sorry.

    Honestly - with the extreme low cost of oil changes at many places, the environmental concerns with oil disposal and the effort and tools required to do it-- maybe it would be better to just have your oil changed professionally? Just a thought. I can appreciate your interest in doing it yourself. It's just when we hear about a consumer asking where the oil pan and the filter are located -- so much can be damaged by not doing it right that it isn't worth attempting unless you have knowledge or a helping hand. Good luck.

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