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what kind of oil are you all running?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by bryguy00b, Mar 25, 2003.

  1. bryguy00b

    bryguy00b 3/4 ton status

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    ganna change the oil pretty quick here and wasnt sure what i should put in? what are you all running? its gettin so the temp. around here is usually around 50's or so and climbing...
     
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    People that know. (Yes, I'm running Valvoline) In the summer I use 20/50, in the winter I use 10/40.
     
  3. daleearnhardt01

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    I use Havoline 10w40 all year round /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif
     
  4. tecton

    tecton 1/2 ton status

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    10/30 valvo in winter
    5/30 in summer

    men who dont know but want to, ALSO use valvoline
     
  5. heavy4x4

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    Quaker State 10W30 4x4 blend, all year round.
     
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    Whatever is on sale. Usually Mobil, Exxon, or even Delvac. im liking delvac a lot. Not the greatest on super cold morning starts though. Otherwise I've had good luck with it.
     
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    Emmettology 101 3/4 ton status

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    I use Mobil 1 in my car and regular Mobil in my turcks. /forums/images/graemlins/smile.gif
     
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    <font color="green"> Mobil 1 in everything. </font>
     
  9. BowtieGuy3

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    QS 10w-40 4X4 Blend in the Jimmy
    QS 5w-30 in the Monte
    QS 10w-40 4X4 Blend in the Jeep

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  10. HarryH3

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    Mobil 1 here. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  11. finnd

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    Kendall 5w30
     
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    Mobile 1

    wow I didn't realize I picked such a popular oil. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Quaker State 10w30 in all my vehicles-year round (even the lawn mower /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif).

    John
     
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    i use penzoil heavy duty (spellin) 15w-40... Diesel baby..seems pretty good..
     
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    Valvoline 10w-30 all year long. I've ran it for about 7 years now with no prob's whatsoever.
     
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    Quaker State 10W30 4x4 blend in winter
    Quaker State 15W40 4x4 blend in summer

    I have also been known to run 20W50 dino oil in the summer to help slow burn off in Phoenix. Also I sometime substitute Castol Truck Blend for Quaker State.
     
  17. Highlander

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    Amsoil Synthetic in everthing


    Eric
     
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    10w-40 in winter

    20w50 in summer, which im gunna change mine soon too to that grade /forums/images/graemlins/smile.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

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    Valvoline 10w-30 in winter, 20w-50 in summer
     
  20. Ryan B.

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    The SB gets Pennzoil HD-30.

    The BB gets Amsoil 100% synthetic 20-50.
     

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