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AMSOIL opinons

I am considering changing all my fluids in my truck to amsoil. Just wanted to hear from some of you guys that use it and if it is really worth it???

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Do it its totally worth it. easier cold starts, cooler running tranny.

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Talk to Shawn at Performance Oil Products -- he will hook you up -- has a sale going thru the end of this month for Amsoil products at supplier prices!!!
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well worth it , have the dual filters and have never had my oil look so clean after 5000 miles.
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Great stuff but become a prefered customer for $10.00 and get the stuff at dealer cost

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Smile great stuff

http://www.powerstroke.org/forum/members/7652.html shawn can hook you up

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I NEVER thought I would say this but I am beginning to think, that maybe, there might be a difference between Amsoil and the competition.
I put Amsoil in our new rv, '07psd 6.0 and at drain time there still was a great deal of color left in the oil, granted I only left it in for 3.5k (I can hear some of you now, but I HAVE to do this, besides its only twice a year and the chasis is at nearly max gvw).
The fall change was with my beloved Del 1, have been using this exclusively since '99, and with only about 1k miles there is a very slight use of oil, very slight but the important thing is that with Amsoil there was not a molecule used.

Going back to Amsoil, signed up with the preferred customer plan so the product will be alot cheaper, even with shipping, plus I am going with a by pass filter and maybe a pre luber, of course I will be using their filters also.

Give it a try and decide for yourself.
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What about change intervals? With & without bypass? I keep hearing all kinds of intervals from 3,000 - 25,000. How long are you guys running?

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I even run Amsoil in my toaster.

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I even run Amsoil in my toaster.
Ha ha that must be one he!! of a toaster

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