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No and I have seen UOA on 'Bob' demonstrating higher wear metals than T6. In fairness, that was several years ago and prior to the newer formulations. This has always been more expensive here that T6 and Delo so not an option to me.

Mobile 1 is the main oil I use in my gassers and put 252k on a 3.8 Genesis.
 

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I am sure it is fine if it meets the specs. I personally do not use Mobil products as I have not seen any demonstrable evidence to suggest their elevated cost carries any benefit. Same holds true with the Rotella line.
 

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Has anyone used this oil?
I cant see the pic but if it's the one I think it is it's usually near 25/gallon at wal mart when delo and t6 are cheaper. Delo at Walmart last week was 56 bucks for 3 gallons and t6 has been 56 for 2.5 gallons for the last few months.

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If you are going to use one, use the Devlac. As for price, I just pay the price of Rotella, Mobil, or one of the others that meets the API standards. Keep your reciepts and record when you do the oil changes.

Lastly, if you do a lot of short driving or cold weather ... change your oil more frequently. I just changed my oil at 4800 miles after the winter finally ended. I changed in Sept. 22, 2018 and just completed the change on April 20, 2019.
 

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If you are going to use one, use the Devlac. As for price, I just pay the price of Rotella, Mobil, or one of the others that meets the API standards. Keep your reciepts and record when you do the oil changes.

Lastly, if you do a lot of short driving or cold weather ... change your oil more frequently. I just changed my oil at 4800 miles after the winter finally ended. I changed in Sept. 22, 2018 and just completed the change on April 20, 2019.
I agree with your short trip oil changes but nobody else will. Be prepared to hear about that 4800 mile change. Lol

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I agree with your short trip oil changes but nobody else will. Be prepared to hear about that 4800 mile change. Lol

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I started with 4k oil changes and worked up to my current 8-9k. Was doing oil analysis the whole time. So far so good. Might go the full 10k.
 

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I started with 4k oil changes and worked up to my current 8-9k. Was doing oil analysis the whole time. So far so good. Might go the full 10k.
If I'm running all highway absolutely. I have a post on this forum or the other one that shows what the oil % meter does on very short trips. Long story short heres a pic


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I agree with your short trip oil changes but nobody else will. Be prepared to hear about that 4800 mile change. Lol

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I know. That's why I said it. I'm fully expecting to get grilled for at least 2 other items on my list. I got a fat butt. I can take a spanking.
 

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I started with 4k oil changes and worked up to my current 8-9k. Was doing oil analysis the whole time. So far so good. Might go the full 10k.
I started with the recommend 10k mile changes. Blackstone Labs now has me up to 22k miles per change. I was going to stop trying to stretch it when I hit 20k miles, but I'm hoping I can go to 25k and still have great analyses.

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I started with the recommend 10k mile changes. Blackstone Labs now has me up to 22k miles per change. I was going to stop trying to stretch it when I hit 20k miles, but I'm hoping I can go to 25k and still have great analyses.

Dave
Please post your 22k UOA...or most recent UOA...doubt you are running T6???
 

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Dave just pick a 10k rated oil filter and change them even if you are not changing the oil.
 

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I started with the recommend 10k mile changes. Blackstone Labs now has me up to 22k miles per change. I was going to stop trying to stretch it when I hit 20k miles, but I'm hoping I can go to 25k and still have great analyses.

Dave
I’d like to run my Amsoil 25k but the problem is I only drove 9500 miles last year lol


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If you are going to use one, use the Devlac. As for price, I just pay the price of Rotella, Mobil, or one of the others that meets the API standards. Keep your reciepts and record when you do the oil changes.

Lastly, if you do a lot of short driving or cold weather ... change your oil more frequently. I just changed my oil at 4800 miles after the winter finally ended. I changed in Sept. 22, 2018 and just completed the change on April 20, 2019.
BINGO! Winning comment. Wife's turbo gasser gets 5k oil changes not manufacturers 10k for exactly the same reason.
 

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BINGO! Winning comment. Wife's turbo gasser gets 5k oil changes not manufacturers 10k for exactly the same reason.
It's all speculation and possibly a waste unless you have OA completed. But it's yours and if you feel better....
 

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Please post your 22k UOA...or most recent UOA...doubt you are running T6???
I'm using T6. Here's my last sample report. I had to take a screen shot of only the top portion but will post the entire report if someone can tell me how to upload a PDF. And I was wrong on my initial post--Blackstone has me at 21k miles, not 22k (apparently I'm getting old-timers disease!).

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