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Discussion of maintaining your engine, transmission, differentails, rear ends, and mods associated with "driveline" parts..

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Old 06-21-2011, 08:36 PM   #26
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I use Amsoil on my built motor, no complaints and price is reasonable.

I just use Syntec for my daily, mainly because you can get it cheap at Costco every now and then, which allows me to change the oil a bit more frequently without raping my wallet.
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Old 06-25-2011, 10:13 AM   #27
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Using eneos 5w40 for my dc5 type s. Great oil
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Old 06-26-2011, 09:58 AM   #28
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Canadian Tire and Walmart (Vancouver location does not carry it but most of the other ones do.)

It's on sale right now @ Canadian Tire - $7.47/L! Good until June 16! Oh, and FYI - German Castrol is a Group IV true synthetic and only available in 0W30.
Mobil 1 Extended Performance is also a Group IV true synthetic as well according to the folks at BITOG. I've seen it for $28 and change for the 5 quart jug (4.73L) at the Walmart in Bellingham if you happen to be down that way.
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Old 06-26-2011, 11:45 AM   #29
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personal favorites are redline and rotella. ive only heard good things about motul.

about a year ago i tried royal purple, mobil 1, castrol, redline and rotella and got a blackstone analysis done on each. redline came out on top for my engine so ive been using that since.

highly recommend running a test on yours and make a decision afterwards.
http://www.blackstone-labs.com/
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