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post #1 of 26 Old 08-27-2010, 10:41 PM Thread Starter
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I am running the spartan 310 tune and was thinking about switching to synthetic motor oil. which oil would be the best to run to prolong the life of my engine.
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mobil is a favorite, the rotella syn Ive heard isnt as good as some of the others out there.

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I am curious about what negatives you have heard about Rotella Synthetic? I was thinking about switching to it in 2 oils after my engine has about 10K on it.

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I run Valvoline 5w40 Premium Blue synthetic. My truck loves it!

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Any other votes for the Mobil synthetic?

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i just picked up amsoil 5w40 premium diesel oil, i am getting it changed on wednesday, i also got some amsoil engine cleaner so i can clear out the deposits left from regular oil so my engine is nice and clean for my synthetic amsoil i run amsoil in everything, including my diesel pusher motorcoach
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i just picked up amsoil 5w40 premium diesel oil, i am getting it changed on wednesday, i also got some amsoil engine cleaner so i can clear out the deposits left from regular oil so my engine is nice and clean for my synthetic amsoil i run amsoil in everything, including my diesel pusher motorcoach
the best way to clean out the old oil is to do a couple oil changes

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i use amsoil 5w-40.
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