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Old 03-07-2009, 01:12 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Jay2TheRescue View Post
...I've been so busy with my business that I just take it in and have the oil changed.
precisely why i appreciate the extended intervals of synthetics.

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Old 03-07-2009, 02:31 PM   #12
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I love it because it makes it easy for me to keep track of when it needs to be done. I change when my mileage is divisible by 5,000 so knowing when the oil needs to be changed is as simple as looking at the odometer. Another reason I quit changing my own oil was Wal-Mart was offering a Mobil1 Synthetic oil change for $45. By the time I bought 5 quarts of oil and a filter it was like getting the labor for free. Why get greasy when there's no cost savings?


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I'm surprised at how few hotrodders will take the minute or two to cut open their used filter (or even a new one, they are cheap) to see how well/poorly they are constructed. Then you can know for yourself and don't have to worry about internet hearsay.

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Old 03-09-2009, 04:21 PM   #14
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i agree bobc and have done so, wich is why i can say i will not use fram. mobil is what i use...
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Old 03-11-2009, 04:42 AM   #15
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after you see the inside of a fram and compare it to something else you'll never touch them again

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