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post #1 of 24 (permalink) Old 10-12-2011, 01:59 PM Thread Starter
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schaeffer's oil

I have been using valvoline 5w40, just found out we have a local schaeffers oil dealer.

What blend is everyone using?

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Re: schaeffer's oil

I run the 7000 15-40. Seems to stand up real well.



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i run the 9000 in my 6.0...im not afraid to admit im also an amsoil dealer. my 6.0 just likes the shaffers better, but i do run amsoil everywhere else. just my $.02

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9000 series 5W-40 year round. Everything in the truck except the brake fluid and fuel comes from Schaeffers it's good stuff!

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I'm running the 7000 15-40, but man it's getting expensive!

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7000 15w40 in my 7.3 - my truck likes it and I like the UOA's I am getting with it
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Re: schaeffer's oil

I usually run the 7000 15w40, but have run the thinner 9000 in the winter, and feel the 7000 is smoother in my 6.4.
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Re: schaeffer's oil

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I have been using valvoline 5w40, just found out we have a local schaeffers oil dealer.

What blend is everyone using?
Where are they located? I took a drive out to Horst Farm Supply in Hagerstown Maryland to get my Shaeffers.

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Re: schaeffer's oil

Just found a shaeffers dealer by me and got 9000 for 28.50 a gal, that a good price???

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Just found a shaeffers dealer by me and got 9000 for 28.50 a gal, that a good price???
I'd bet thats the standard retail price. Im sure any of the vendors on here are the same price. I dont pay that but im a sales rep and no, i wont sell on here so please dont PM me about it.

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