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Old 04-25-2005, 06:39 PM   #1
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Question What is everyone running for oil?

i just put 0w-30 in my car today anyone else run it?

is there any problems with these numbers?

thanks
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Old 04-25-2005, 07:21 PM   #2
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Mobil 1 5W30. No complaints...
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Old 04-25-2005, 07:28 PM   #3
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Mobil 1 5W30. No complaints...

same here.
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Old 04-25-2005, 08:32 PM   #4
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Whatever synthetic the dealership uses (5W30)

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Old 04-25-2005, 08:36 PM   #5
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Mobil 1 5W30. No complaints...
same here as well..........
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Old 04-25-2005, 08:56 PM   #6
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Motul 5W30
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Old 04-25-2005, 09:58 PM   #7
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0w30? Are you nuts? I can't see that being any good for the piston slap...

Anyway I use mobil1 synth 5w30
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Old 04-25-2005, 10:01 PM   #8
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5w30 Mobil 1 - good except the consumption
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Old 04-25-2005, 10:59 PM   #9
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5w30 motul..........gotta love those sales.
before that it was mobil 1
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Old 04-25-2005, 11:09 PM   #10
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100% Petro canada synthetic 5W-30
year round.
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Old 04-25-2005, 11:32 PM   #11
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i talked to the guy at lube city and he said i could run 0w-30 year round, he said its a good all around performance oil!
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Old 04-25-2005, 11:39 PM   #12
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i talked to the guy at lube city and he said i could run 0w-30 year round, he said its a good all around performance oil!
go talk the boys at rally... or anyone on here... they'll know more about ur subie than the guy @ lube city. No offense inteded if he's ur friend.
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Old 04-26-2005, 01:27 AM   #13
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Castrol Syntec 5W30
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Old 04-26-2005, 02:16 AM   #14
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mobil 1 20w40

i like my oil like i like my women......... thick

the manual says i can use it there for i shall
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Old 04-26-2005, 02:19 AM   #15
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Mobil 1 15W40 . Recommended by Mobil 1 for Turbo applications. I use 5-30 in the coldest months.
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Old 04-26-2005, 03:36 AM   #16
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Old 04-26-2005, 11:30 AM   #17
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Old 04-26-2005, 05:24 PM   #18
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Old 04-26-2005, 05:24 PM   #19
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Quote:
Originally Posted by codyh
i just put 0w-30 in my car today anyone else run it?

is there any problems with these numbers?

thanks
I don't think 0W-30 is good for our cars...........
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Old 04-26-2005, 06:52 PM   #20
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German Syntec 5/50 Virtually slap free!!
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Old 04-26-2005, 08:04 PM   #21
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Old 04-26-2005, 10:06 PM   #22
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ive searched on here and i-club and have heard nothing but good about this oil
Motul 0W-30 synthetic
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Old 04-27-2005, 01:58 PM   #23
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Old 04-27-2005, 05:43 PM   #24
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German Syntec 5/50 Virtually slap free!!
0w30 castrol is made in Germany aswell. It will say on the back of the bottle where it is made. It's supposed to be some of sort magic. Some oil gurus horde it

Edit: can't spell,can't read

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Old 04-27-2005, 07:01 PM   #25
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Castrol GTX 10w-40

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