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View Poll Results: Which of these do you prefer?
Mobil Delvac 15w40 4 23.53%
Motorcraft 15w40 4 23.53%
Castrol Tection 15w40 2 11.76%
Lucas 15w40 High TBN Truck Oil 4 23.53%
Valvoline Premium Blue 15w40 3 17.65%
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Question Opinions please!

I know there is a fierce debate on what oil to use, and I dont want this to get to that. I simply want to hear from those who have used these and get their opinion. did you like it? why or why NOT?

Price wise im leaning towards Mobil Delvac, AND ive talked to alot of people who swear by it. Id like to try the lucas, and want to know more about the valvoline & castrol.

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If you use the lucas in a PSD make sure it is the FULL synthetic or it WILL cause injector damage

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Why isn't Rotella listed?

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Why isn't Rotella listed?
I agree with Dirk. Why isnt it?

Out of the choices you do have now though I would say use the motorcraft stuff

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Or Amsoil.

Or Schaeffer.


For the record, I use nothing but Rotella 15w-40. I had over 300k in my last diesel. My current diesel will never make 300k, but that's because I'm trying to blow this one up so I can drop a new one in.

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Maybe these are the only ones he would consider.


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AMSOIL needs to be on the list!

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Maybe these are the only ones he would consider.

Well then Mr Obama, I'd rather park my truck.

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i agree, why wouldn't Rotella be on the list??

I Run Rotella 15w40, and NO plans of switching to anything else

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