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Old 04-01-2016, 10:15 PM   #51
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Synthetic doesn't break down like regular oil. They've done tests with big rigs and run 1,000,000 miles without an oil change. They changed the filters often. I change my oil once a year whether it needs it or not. I've been doing it for years on all my vehicles and never have had an engine problem.
Synthetic is great and doesn't break down, but it does get just as dirty(silicon in oil analysis) as dino oil. For extended change intervals, a centrifuge or 1 or smaller micron bypass filter is essential. A stock filter is 20 to 40 micro. Changing the filter will not remove the small stuff. Oil sample is the only way to know the condition of the oil. Periodically, they'll add a little fresh oil, usually filling the bypass filter is enough, for refreshing the additive package.
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Old 04-02-2016, 07:07 AM   #52
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The Canadian Walmart dont carry Mobil1 10W30 syntetic but I will check with Canadian Tire.
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Old 04-02-2016, 07:12 AM   #53
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The Canadian Walmart dont carry Mobil1 10W30 syntetic but I will check with Canadian Tire.
Thank you.
Our Sam's does not have 10 w 30 anymore either,,,
They only have 5 w 20 & 5 w 30 !!!
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Old 04-02-2016, 09:53 AM   #54
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Our Sam's does not have 10 w 30 anymore either,,,
They only have 5 w 20 & 5 w 30 !!!
If you are not aware of the quantity of oil required for the 5.7 Hemi, check your owner's manual. I believe it is 7 quarts, but as I said, make certain because overfilling is as bad as not enough.

Amazon carries Mobile 1.

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If you are not aware of the quantity of oil required for the 5.7 Hemi, check your owner's manual. I believe it is 7 quarts, but as I said, make certain because overfilling is as bad as not enough.

Amazon carries Mobile 1.

http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss...1+%2Caps%2C487
I will be checking my owners manual before I change the oil in my V-10 !!!
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Old 04-02-2016, 10:46 AM   #56
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I will be checking my owners manual before I change the oil in my V-10 !!!
I don't have access to our manual, but came across this.
Ford V-10 Engine-Oil Capacity
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Old 04-03-2016, 05:41 AM   #57
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I don't have access to our manual, but came across this.
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Nor do I,,, ours is snowed in this morning !!!
LOL !!!

Thanks for the link !!!
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Old 04-03-2016, 09:14 AM   #58
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The 5.7 hemi holds 7 quarts
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Old 04-03-2016, 09:32 AM   #59
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Nor do I,,, ours is snowed in this morning !!!
LOL !!!

Thanks for the link !!!
It was 85 and a shower in FL. The band of really heavy weather is north of us. But the 2500TS is probably under the same pile as yours. It won't be long now!
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It was 85 and a shower in FL. The band of really heavy weather is north of us. But the 2500TS is probably under the same pile as yours. It won't be long now!
Spring can bring some pretty crappy weather !!!
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