Recent Topics
2002 GMC Yukon Climate Control Problems
by Kgrant
13 minutes 10 seconds ago
Vacuum leak after 3800 intake manifold gasket job
by CaliCarLover
Today at 12:17 AM
Pops-a-vent fuel can vent
by 901Memphis
Yesterday at 11:08 PM
GM Oil Life Update
by CapitalTruck
Yesterday at 10:48 PM
Toyota 2.4L & AWD Ok?
by Nick1994
Yesterday at 10:40 PM
0W20 in the US but 5W30 outside US for Mazda
by perryg114
Yesterday at 08:58 PM
Thoughts on Delo 10w-30 XLE for gas engines?
by Hal9000
Yesterday at 08:48 PM
why would someone want to pay with a phone?
by turtlevette
Yesterday at 08:16 PM
The connection was reset problem
by Triple_Se7en
Yesterday at 08:14 PM
BIG PROBLEM!
by Avery4
Yesterday at 08:03 PM
11,000 miles on a BMW
by BigJohn
Yesterday at 07:48 PM
Thoughts on 2007 Nissan Sentra 60K for a used car?
by ToyotaNSaturn
Yesterday at 07:20 PM
Newest Members
rsritchey, Ball9320, 06Corolla, AyPapii, JakeTheYankee
56834 Registered Users
Who's Online
42 registered (AutoCoil, asand1, bbhero, akela, AJP, 4 invisible), 611 Guests and 204 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
56834 Members
66 Forums
244295 Topics
3977398 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3202754 - 12/01/13 10:31 AM MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky?
Klutch9 Offline


Registered: 01/07/09
Posts: 2172
Loc: Rochester, MI, US, World
For the mods... could we make the "Post your latest oil change" topic a sticky? I, like many others here, always update the topic when I do an oil change. Problem is, whenever I look for it, it's like 3 or 4 pages down, or I have to google it and find it that way. Not a huge deal, but I figured since it's one of the oldest and still most updated topics here, I'd ask for a sticky... smile
_________________________
'11 Fusion 2.5L - 55k miles - Napa 0w20, Fram TG filter
'08 Sedona LWB 3.8L - 91k miles - Napa 0w20, K&N PS filter

Top
#3202810 - 12/01/13 11:33 AM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 16040
Loc: Upstate NY
I would rather see a running poll of what oil people are using. Not really interested in what oil they used for their latest OCI (on a one by one basis) unless they have usage details, like a UOA, or leaks, smoke, engine fell out.

I do not think this is important enough to be a sticky.
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT PP & M1
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0 - PP & M1
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 w/Cummins - Rotella T6 & M1


Top
#3202854 - 12/01/13 12:23 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
cheesepuffs Offline


Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 446
Loc: Connecticut
I think making the latest oil change thread a sticky is a good idea. But I think making a "what oil are you using" poll is even better! Simple and easy to read and displays the ongoing and changing trends among our members. I know I for one like knowing what's popular within our community. Usually our members use certain oils for a reason and I like being on top of my game like the rest of you. cool
_________________________
2002 Honda Accord Coupe
Mobil Special 5W-20, Honda filter

Top
#3202895 - 12/01/13 01:00 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
A_Harman Offline


Registered: 10/01/10
Posts: 5672
Loc: Michigan
Yes, make the "Post your latest oil change" a sticky.
_________________________
1985 Z51 Corvette track car
2002 Camaro Z28 LS1/6-speed
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 diesel
1972 GMC 1500 shortbed project truck

Top
#3203320 - 12/01/13 08:36 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
Patman Offline



Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 19472
Loc: Oakville, Ontario
It's now been made sticky! smile
_________________________
2005 Corvette (M1 5w30 & Fram Ultra)
2006 Civic EX Coupe (M1 0w20 & Fram Ultra)
2010 BMW 328i X-Drive (M1 0w40 & Mann filter)

Top
#3203359 - 12/01/13 09:10 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Patman]
Klutch9 Offline


Registered: 01/07/09
Posts: 2172
Loc: Rochester, MI, US, World
Originally Posted By: Patman
It's now been made sticky! smile


Thank you!
_________________________
'11 Fusion 2.5L - 55k miles - Napa 0w20, Fram TG filter
'08 Sedona LWB 3.8L - 91k miles - Napa 0w20, K&N PS filter

Top
#3203421 - 12/01/13 10:14 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Patman]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 16848
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Just noticed, and I like it!
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3203626 - 12/02/13 07:33 AM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 30468
Loc: Great Lakes
Really guys? What is the value of this thread? What's next? What did you have for breakfast this morning?
_________________________
'02 530i (PPE 5W-40)
'15 Q5 3.0T (Edge 5W-40)

Top
#3203886 - 12/02/13 12:14 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
MrQuackers Offline


Registered: 08/17/12
Posts: 1679
Loc: Oregon
Good deal. This will increase exposure and should increase entries in the thread. I think this thread has value. This site is about oil, not a ham sandwich.
_________________________
As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another

coffee

I saw a photograph of jesus and I asked him if he'd make me five

Top
#3203959 - 12/02/13 01:37 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Quattro Pete]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 16848
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
Really guys? What is the value of this thread? What's next? What did you have for breakfast this morning?

You should start such a thread in the food section. But, you'll have to come up with clear rules. You see, I'm a night person, and what qualifies as "breakfast" for me? Is it the first meal of the day, or the meal I have before I go to bed at 05:00? wink

I like the thread. Occasionally, it can spark a bit of debate when someone makes a big change.
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3203982 - 12/02/13 01:56 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Klutch9]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 30468
Loc: Great Lakes
I have nothing against such a thread, but to make it a sticky? Whatever...
_________________________
'02 530i (PPE 5W-40)
'15 Q5 3.0T (Edge 5W-40)

Top
#3203998 - 12/02/13 02:18 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Quattro Pete]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 16848
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
In truth, it usually gets bumped plenty. However, it seems that each time I want to post in it, I'm hunting for the stupid thing. wink
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3205302 - 12/03/13 06:00 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Garak]
Patman Offline



Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 19472
Loc: Oakville, Ontario
Originally Posted By: Garak
In truth, it usually gets bumped plenty. However, it seems that each time I want to post in it, I'm hunting for the stupid thing. wink


The exact same thing happens to me too! Only I always seem to have a hard time finding it on the first page, then I go to the second page and still can't find it, only to go back to the first page and find it was there all along! It's sort of like how it always takes me three tries to put a USB stick into my computer! laugh
_________________________
2005 Corvette (M1 5w30 & Fram Ultra)
2006 Civic EX Coupe (M1 0w20 & Fram Ultra)
2010 BMW 328i X-Drive (M1 0w40 & Mann filter)

Top
#3205315 - 12/03/13 06:09 PM Re: MODS: "Post your latest oil change" sticky? [Re: Patman]
Merkava_4 Online   content


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 13180
Loc: Clovis, CA
Originally Posted By: Patman
It's now been made sticky! smile


Thank you sir!


Top