Recent Topics
Cheap 2 tons jacks
by Stewie
03/31/15 12:27 AM
2002 Eclipse Short Circuit
by Scout1
03/31/15 12:01 AM
QSUD 5w30, 2011 Hyundai Sonata, 5258 miles
by killswitch83
03/30/15 11:22 PM
Kel Tec Sub 2000
by whip
03/30/15 10:47 PM
best place to get new struts
by bigdom
03/30/15 10:41 PM
No more Fram Ultra's at my Walmart
by Whimsey
03/30/15 10:26 PM
2015 Sportsman 850
by DNVDMAX
03/30/15 10:16 PM
Vinegar and baking soda mixture paste.
by southernjeeper
03/30/15 09:45 PM
Honda Ultra NEXT super-high VI motor oil?
by fourside
03/30/15 09:43 PM
uninterruptible autopilot system
by friendly_jacek
03/30/15 09:42 PM
Federal Agents Charged With Stealing Bitcoin
by OVERKILL
03/30/15 09:41 PM
Cat food
by Throt
03/30/15 09:41 PM
Newest Members
MRKSTRK, 2015, gonzoe123, Bobi, wolfpackwrx
53382 Registered Users
Who's Online
39 registered (Andyge, 29662, 901Memphis, 3800Series, asiancivicmaniac, bigdom, 6 invisible), 699 Guests and 138 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
53382 Members
66 Forums
228962 Topics
3659209 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#1883932 - 05/07/10 07:29 PM Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage
AMRoberts Offline


Registered: 04/08/10
Posts: 44
Loc: Wake Forest, North Carolina, U...

Top
#1883937 - 05/07/10 07:47 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: AMRoberts]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10759
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Thank you for the report!, man i love this oil well build and very robust!!

M1 HM SL oil's are top of the line slobber thumbsup
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#1883952 - 05/07/10 08:15 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: daman]
buster Offline


Registered: 11/16/02
Posts: 29316
Loc: NJ
Looks like the old Mobil 1. Very similar additive package to Amsoil 5w30.
_________________________
2014 Mazda 3 S GT AT - Castrol 0w20/dealer oil
2015 Mazda 3i SV 6spd MT - Mobil 1 EP 0w20

Top
#1883961 - 05/07/10 08:23 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: buster]
Bobert Offline


Registered: 10/18/03
Posts: 805
Loc: Earth
Looks like a kick arse oil. I'd buy it over the EP.

Top
#1883974 - 05/07/10 08:41 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: Bobert]
wavinwayne Offline


Registered: 01/06/05
Posts: 7522
Loc: North Alabama
I started using M1 HM 10w40 shortly after it's introduction. No complaints from me.

_________________________
Silence is golden, but duct tape is silver.

Top
#1883976 - 05/07/10 08:43 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: wavinwayne]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10759
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
thumbsup
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#1884033 - 05/07/10 10:06 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: daman]
beast3300 Offline


Registered: 12/24/09
Posts: 3039
Loc: Ohio
Looks to be a very good oil. Thank you for the report.
_________________________
'03 Regal GS L67 3.29 GR:, PU 5w30 (not PUP)/TG3980, Filtermag

'99 Grand Prix L36: QS Dexos blend 5w30/PF47 Classic, Filtermag


Top
#1884072 - 05/07/10 10:51 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: wavinwayne]
5sfe91 Offline


Registered: 12/11/09
Posts: 754
Loc: Corpus Christi,Texas
Originally Posted By: wavinwayne
I started using M1 HM 10w40 shortly after it's introduction. No complaints from me.



What OCI are you using?
_________________________
1991 Toyota Celica 320,000 miles
Current fill
Peak 5w-30

Top
#1884219 - 05/08/10 07:06 AM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: 5sfe91]
wavinwayne Offline


Registered: 01/06/05
Posts: 7522
Loc: North Alabama
Originally Posted By: 5sfe91
Originally Posted By: wavinwayne
I started using M1 HM 10w40 shortly after it's introduction. No complaints from me.



What OCI are you using?


I was running the M1 HM for 7-8k (highway) miles. I have not used this oil for a while, only because I like to try different oils.
_________________________
Silence is golden, but duct tape is silver.

Top
#1884232 - 05/08/10 07:36 AM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: Bobert]
tig1 Offline


Registered: 01/03/09
Posts: 10331
Loc: Illinois
Originally Posted By: Bobert
Looks like a kick arse oil. I'd buy it over the EP.


Depends which engine you are putting it in.
For my Duratechs,a lighter oil is better. A Euro engine, or very high mileage engine, is something differant.
_________________________
2007 Ford Fusion 152,000 miles
M1 0-20 AFE
2007 Ford Focus 136,000 miles
M1 0-20 AFE
10,000 mile OCIs on both engines
M1 ATF
M1 10-30 in all OPE

Top
#1884970 - 05/09/10 04:38 AM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: tig1]
chevrofreak Offline


Registered: 06/17/05
Posts: 4912
Loc: Billings, MT
This was the smoothest oil I have used in my Honda VFR motorcycle.
_________________________
I <3 Red Line oil

Top
#1886636 - 05/10/10 08:03 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: chevrofreak]
GoldwingGuy Offline


Registered: 11/20/08
Posts: 39
Loc: Ohio
This is great oil, the thing that I have always wondered is what do they put in the oil that makes it a high milage oil. And what is a seal conditioner.

Top
#1888305 - 05/12/10 11:02 AM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: GoldwingGuy]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10759
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: GoldwingGuy
what do they put in the oil that makes it a high milage oil. And what is a seal conditioner.

Well usually HM oil's will have a boosted additive package(detergents,anti-wear)and non energy conserving and have a % of ester(seal conditioner).
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#1888729 - 05/12/10 05:20 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: daman]
Boss302fan Offline


Registered: 11/07/09
Posts: 2095
Loc: Oconomowoc Wi
Is the ester/seal conditioner considered bad for a new engine? Or is the level of ester used considered very low and will never cause a problem in a new or HM engine?
_________________________
John P
Wisconsin
2006 Lexus LS 430
1990 Jaguar XJS V12
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe V6
Other fun cars

Top
#1888740 - 05/12/10 05:36 PM Re: Mobil 1 10W-40 High Mileage [Re: Boss302fan]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10759
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: Boss302fan
Is the ester/seal conditioner considered bad for a new engine? Or is the level of ester used considered very low and will never cause a problem in a new or HM engine?

Know one really knows the % added to a given oil maybe 10-20%? i haven't heard any issues with it in a new engine.
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >