Recent Topics
Airing up tires
by fordranger03
Today at 02:44 AM
Looking for a new DA Polisher
by The Critic
Today at 02:42 AM
Honda HRX 217
by cracker1970
Yesterday at 11:45 PM
Just how crazy, exactly
by jrustles
Yesterday at 11:37 PM
Leaking fuel at pressure regulator - gm 3.1 v6
by 901Memphis
Yesterday at 11:18 PM
Maxlife ATF for VW?
by Johnny248
Yesterday at 10:47 PM
What was Ford thinking?
by otis24
Yesterday at 10:14 PM
what is friction modifer/limited slip additive?
by 1 FMF
Yesterday at 10:01 PM
interesting video on composite fan blade building
by Rick in PA
Yesterday at 09:54 PM
Docking Station for HP Envy 17 Laptop
by BigBird57
Yesterday at 09:46 PM
Watch battery options
by Quattro Pete
Yesterday at 09:45 PM
Is the 500 ml bottle of Iron X enough?
by gregk24
Yesterday at 08:51 PM
Newest Members
Wiigy, MJR45, xlj, fresham, serf2k
49590 Registered Users
Who's Online
23 registered (iontrap, 01_celica_gt, David1, bourne, 5 invisible), 579 Guests and 208 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
49590 Members
64 Forums
211929 Topics
3321332 Posts

Max Online: 2551 @ 04/05/14 01:28 PM
Donate to BITOG

Page 3 of 3 < 1 2 3
Topic Options
#3286156 - 02/18/14 12:17 PM Re: Any car owners with bypass and huge mileage? [Re: alexeft]
Oldmoparguy1 Online   content


Registered: 01/21/05
Posts: 3864
Loc: Charlotte, NC
biron,

Congrads on your GC. Watched your youtube vid, nice looking van. You must take good care of it.

Wayne


Edited by Oldmoparguy1 (02/18/14 12:18 PM)
_________________________
G-05, if you do a 100% flush and replacement, is really closer to a universal coolant. Wilhelm_D

Top
#3289928 - 02/21/14 07:33 PM Re: Any car owners with bypass and huge mileage? [Re: alexeft]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 8432
Loc: Middlesex County CT
I have an OilGuard EPS10 on my !echo! that was installed early on in the life of the car; This was all prior to my extensive reading on BITOG; If I had to do it all over again, I wouldn't bother or if I did, I would get a dual Amsoil setup. There really isn't any room under the hood and it would require removing the front bumper. Right after I bought it the filter prices skyrocketed so I don't bother changing the filter element unless it plugs or malfunctions. (2 have malfunctioned)

That being said 300K+ miles and I'm just coming around to dnewton's way of thinking.

My car consumes 1qt/1-2K now which is actually a blessing in disguise when we are going on a few months without a dry day to do an OC.

I run M1 EP filters in the winter so I don't have to bother changing the filter during an OC, I just drain and refill (5 minute OC)
_________________________
2003 Echo, >330K, Supergard 5W-30
2006 B2300, 84K,ALM;

I prefer cats over dogs; Cats have the sense not to roll in their own poop

Top
Page 3 of 3 < 1 2 3