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Oil type and change intervals

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What kind of oil are you using, and what interval are you changing

synthetic, every 3000, I'm religious about it
107
4%
synthetic, every 5000 or more
277
11%
synthetic, every 5000 or more
277
11%
synthetic, every 5000 or more
287
11%
synthetic when the truck tells me to
182
7%
synthetic when the truck tells me to
182
7%
synthetic when the truck tells me to
182
7%
synthetic when the truck tells me to
182
7%
synthetic when the truck tells me to
182
7%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
68
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
67
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
68
3%
standard, every 3000, I'm religious about it
68
3%
standard, every 5000 or more
64
2%
standard, when the truck says change it
59
2%
 
Total votes : 2587

Re: Oil type and change intervals

Postby ferraiolo1 » Sep 06 2018, 2:08am

Doesn’t matter. The weak lifters are still in your engine. It’s cheap insurance.


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Re: Oil type and change intervals

Postby apcnc » Sep 06 2018, 3:58am

As good as an analysis is unfortunately it cannot show how much sludge and debris has settled in the lifters or passages.
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