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Is there a Shelf life on synthetic oil?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by k5mudfreak, Apr 6, 2004.

  1. k5mudfreak

    k5mudfreak Registered Member

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    Well, I found some Mobil 1 fully synthetic oil on my shelf. After about three years, on the shelf,.........is it still good. I can't read the date on it. There is some sort of numbers printed on the bottom, but I can't read them either.

    So what do you guys think?
     
  2. HarryH3

    HarryH3 1 ton status Author

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    It should last a lot longer than we will! /forums/images/graemlins/wink.gif
     
  3. gravdigr

    gravdigr 1/2 ton status

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    I'm running 5 year old castrol syntec /forums/images/graemlins/dunno.gif

    and no it hasn't been in the motor 5 years..it was on a shelf.
     

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