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Old 07-21-2009, 06:43 PM   #1
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What oil do you use?

i just changed mine with royal purple.any other users.
im an idiot, and didnt realize oil was purple too
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Old 07-21-2009, 06:45 PM   #2
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Old 07-21-2009, 06:45 PM   #3
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Sounds like you didn't know much about Royal Purple when you changed your oil. Why did you choose Royal Purple?

I'm going with Walmart Brand 5w-30
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Old 07-21-2009, 06:46 PM   #4
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RP is great stuff I use it in all my vehicles.
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Old 07-21-2009, 07:04 PM   #5
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Old 07-21-2009, 07:06 PM   #6
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i just changed mine with royal purple.any other users.
im an idiot, and didnt realize oil was purple too
I use MAG 1 Full Synthetic Motor Oil (with FMX)
(after break-in)

http://www.mag1.com/Products.aspx?id...7-d24fab3f7773

The company has been in business since 1922.
They also make their products for dozens of other labels, with slight formulation changes.
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Old 07-21-2009, 07:10 PM   #7
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Royal Purple of course.

Pardon me could you pass the Grey Poupon plz.
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Old 07-21-2009, 09:31 PM   #8
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I use Lucas synthetic. BTW I use Lucas because I get a good deal on it, or Mobil 1 depending on what the vehicle is.

Just did my first oil change at 975 miles, no need the stuff looked brand new and the filter was clean, they must be putting these engines together pretty clean.
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Old 07-21-2009, 09:59 PM   #9
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Old 07-21-2009, 11:05 PM   #10
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Mobil 1 so far. I may change to Amsoil at the second oil change. Still undecided. Mobil 1 oil and Purolator Pure One oil filters have been my #1 for the past 7 years, no complaints. I need to correct this, my Duramax pick up is running Mobil Delvac 1300 with GM filter.
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Old 07-22-2009, 07:49 PM   #11
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Dont have my Camaro yet, but it will have AMSOIL in it when I change the oil. I ran the Mobil 1 synthetic for a long time and then switched to amsoil. As soon as I cranked the engine, it idled lower and smoother, it runs cooler and I get 1-2 mpg better in my current vehicle.
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Old 07-22-2009, 08:13 PM   #12
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Old 07-22-2009, 10:52 PM   #13
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I've used Royal Purple in my some other cars, and those cars have always seemed to burn a lot more oil than when running Mobil 1. Specifially my '07 Civic SI... which is thankfully gone now.

Mobil 1 is the way to go!
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