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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-11-2009, 01:55 AM Thread Starter
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my 95 f250 has 120k on it, and i am thinking about switching to rotella synthetic oil, is this a wise move?
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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-11-2009, 03:51 AM
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Couldn't hurt. Keep an eye on the oil level. May use a little more oil between changes. What oil do you run now?

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Wise move. Our trucks like synthetic oil.

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hey parkerfly that is a great looking obs what do you have to do to make it smoke like that? love it

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Stage 2 injectors and a chip is all right now, smokes plenty for me.

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that the plan I live around a bunch of smug, prick, hybrid owners I think I will like it how hard was the install on the injectors?



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Your not going to hurt anything switching over, but I have ran both and prefer conventional oils. Just my preference tho.

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I am running rotella now. Whitch synthtic should i switch too?
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I am running rotella now. Whitch synthtic should i switch too?
rotella has a synthtic. other than that if you have deep pockets moble 1 has some good stuff but its like $26 a gallon instead of rotellas $19

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rotella has a synthtic. other than that if you have deep pockets moble 1 has some good stuff but its like $26 a gallon instead of rotellas $19

19? damn where you live? The north pole. I pay $12 for synthetic and $10 for 10w40 regular rotella T

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I change my HPOP oil, the oil does circulate with the regular oil, it doesn't cycle as often and does get dirty sooner.
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