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Old 09-12-2009, 05:28 PM   #1
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Royal Purple Oil

Has anyone had any experience with this all synthetic oil?

I was thinking about changing from Mobil One.

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Old 09-12-2009, 05:31 PM   #2
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im running rp oil but mobil is a very good oil.royal is very exspensive
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Old 09-12-2009, 05:59 PM   #3
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RP is great stuff. Check Amazon, they have it by the case at some of the best prices.
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Old 09-12-2009, 06:00 PM   #4
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I run nothing but RP in everything I own... when I say everything I mean everything, even the lawn mower...lol
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Old 09-12-2009, 06:18 PM   #5
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RP is great use it in everything.
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Old 09-12-2009, 09:21 PM   #6
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RP user here too, just got my first change and used RP.
Awesome. Elimated alot of engine compartment noises actually.
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Old 09-13-2009, 10:40 AM   #7
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I have been useing RP since 1990 in all of my cars & trucks. Engine oil, tranny, rear end, transfer case, power steering, grease. Great SStuff!
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Old 09-13-2009, 10:47 AM   #8
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What about Lucas Products? AT first oil change, the additive?
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Old 09-13-2009, 10:54 AM   #9
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ROYAL...Q5fAccessories

thought you mite be interested
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Old 09-13-2009, 11:40 AM   #10
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Lucas Oil is garbage. There Top Alcohol and Fuel Teams don't even run there oil as the engines don't live.
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Old 09-13-2009, 11:49 AM   #11
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Good pirce! $10 cheaper than Amazon - I have Prime membership:

http://www.amazon.com/Royal-Purple-S...2856887&sr=8-1
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Old 09-13-2009, 11:56 AM   #12
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Lucas Oil is garbage.
+1

Check out Bobistheoilguy

You can also use the rule of common sense for nearly all additives... seeing as selling oil (or gas, or anything) is highly competitive, if a simple additive can increase the performance of the product the companies would put it in themselves in order to gain an advantage over the competition.

That they don't means either it doesn't work (usually the case) or they are not allowed to due to some govt regulation.
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Old 09-13-2009, 12:36 PM   #13
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Mobile 1 is actually a full 100% syntheitic. RP is also an excellent choice.
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Old 09-13-2009, 12:43 PM   #14
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Guys give me a call ... I can get some great price's on Royal Purple Oil !
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Old 09-13-2009, 01:00 PM   #15
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can dealers void your warranty for not using their 'recommended oil' ?
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Old 09-13-2009, 01:05 PM   #16
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Love the RP! Have been using it for about 7-8 years in everything, cars, trucks, bikes - but one bike (265HP Kawi ZX-14) that gets RedLine. I even use RP to lube my firearms (90W).

Shopping around, you can find RP at good prices. Definately a fan and recommend it.
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Old 09-13-2009, 01:10 PM   #17
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can dealers void your warranty for not using their 'recommended oil' ?
Absolutely.

Recommended oil, GM 4718M
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