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Unread 10-18-2001, 07:54 AM   #1
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OIL.Like to know

I am running Gastrol 10w40 synthetic blend
motor oil,would like to hear what you run in your jeeps..I know some people say motor oil is motor oil,just would like to know.Just curious.Thanks..

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Unread 10-18-2001, 08:53 AM   #2
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Mobile 1 Synthetic since 20K miles. Now at 120K.
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Unread 10-18-2001, 11:13 AM   #3
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Mobil 1 here, also. Bought the Jeep w/ 76k miles, it got Mobil 1 at 78k miles. Now at 91k miles. The biggest benefit IMHO is that you can go longer between oil changes with synthetic.
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Unread 10-19-2001, 07:26 AM   #4
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You know thats why i posted this topic,just wanted to see how many people used mobil 1
or other synthetic oils.Thanks.anybody else?
tell me synthetic or not?
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Unread 10-19-2001, 09:59 PM   #5
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i use mobil one in all my vehicles..
just changed my new jeep over to it 3 days after i bought it with 109k on it.. my dad's used it in vehicles since they were new.. two 91 explorers with like 250k apiece and the engines are great, dont burn oil, and still get decent mileage (19-22mpg) now the trannys on those are a different story.. ;-)
reason i use mobil 1 is because i'm lazy.. that and a fram X2 filter.. every 7k miles..
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Unread 10-19-2001, 10:19 PM   #6
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Castrol Syntech Blend 20w-50.
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