Recent Topics
Does Anyone Remember...
by pscholte
57 minutes 51 seconds ago
Oil filter for fuel filter?
by leroyd92
59 minutes 38 seconds ago
YouTube search geniuses help me out!
by Vern_in_IL
Today at 10:00 PM
BMW i8 Could Have 750 HP All-Electric After 2020
by HTSS_TR
Today at 09:48 PM
1991 Audi 200 Turbo Automatic Oil Standard?
by Logos
Today at 09:43 PM
Chevron & Sunoco & Speedway $100 Gift card $92
by gojoneeded
Today at 08:41 PM
Santa's Not Going To Be Happy
by Warstud
Today at 08:29 PM
can someone explain the Ecoboost to me?
by columnshift
Today at 07:50 PM
4 dragging weak brakes (after parked for a year)
by columnshift
Today at 07:34 PM
New S&W Shield 9
by funflyer
Today at 06:42 PM
ecoboost 3.5
by boostnation
Today at 06:30 PM
Meijer, Mobil and the joys of Labor Day stackation
by fdcg27
Today at 06:25 PM
Newest Members
pperras01, Grabberblu, Dave_PPE, davebe, Logos
58964 Registered Users
Who's Online
56 registered (ag_ghost, 74Scout, bdcardinal, barkingspider, 2015_PSD, ammolab, 6 invisible), 1162 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
58964 Members
66 Forums
253791 Topics
4166875 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3323368 - 03/25/14 04:40 PM MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN
InvalidUserID Offline


Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 718
Loc: Bay Area, CA
Recently saw this for the first time in my area at WalMart. Couldn't find a recent VOA so here it is:

_________________________
My Cars aka old reliables:
- '96 Camaro 3800 II
- '97 4.0 Grand Cherokee
- '99 Civic EX


Top
#3323372 - 03/25/14 04:44 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
Turk Offline


Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 9103
Loc: MN
Thank you!

Is this the Full Synthetic in the Silver bottle or the Semi-Synthetic in the Red bottle?
_________________________
03 GMC Sierra 4x4 200k M1 0-40+PU
00 Saturn SL2 89 YO Lady Car 92k, Edge Ext
98 Saturn SC2 Rare "Red Hot" 165k, Edge Ext
97 Camry 245k, Maxlife


Top
#3323379 - 03/25/14 04:48 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: Turk]
InvalidUserID Offline


Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 718
Loc: Bay Area, CA
Originally Posted By: Turk
Thank you!

Is this the Full Synthetic in the Silver bottle or the Semi-Synthetic in the Red bottle?



Full synthetic in the silver bottle.

Red bottle has been readily available, this silver bottle has been rare which is why I thought I'd do a VOA while I had the chance.
_________________________
My Cars aka old reliables:
- '96 Camaro 3800 II
- '97 4.0 Grand Cherokee
- '99 Civic EX


Top
#3323400 - 03/25/14 05:16 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
cronk Offline


Registered: 01/06/09
Posts: 935
Loc: Watertown, New York
Thanks for posting. I have considered this for my Saturn, as it just recently started popping up at Walmarts in my area. Looks like a good oil!
_________________________
1998 GMC C1500
2003 Chevy Cavalier
2011 Nissan Quest
1986 Pontiac Trans Am
1940 Ford 9N Tractor

Top
#3323477 - 03/25/14 06:50 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 6061
Loc: South Florida
The 10W30 flavor has an outstanding NOACK number of 6.3%. Just one of the higlights if NOACK floats your boat.


Edited by wemay (03/25/14 06:50 PM)
_________________________
16 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8 CVT
TGMO 0W20
OCI - 10K miles

13 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T
Valvoline 5W30
OCI - 3K miles

Top
#3323588 - 03/25/14 08:40 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
tstep Offline


Registered: 08/06/11
Posts: 369
Loc: PA
FYI there is a $12/2 coupon at coupons.com

Top
#3323611 - 03/25/14 08:56 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
147_Grain Offline


Registered: 03/11/13
Posts: 1944
Loc: USA
Thank-you for a VOA of MaxLife Red Bottle full synthetic.

For comparison, here's a VOA of a competitor - Mobil 1 5W-30 High Mileage:

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/3323607#Post3323607

Top
#3323817 - 03/26/14 04:15 AM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: 147_Grain]
Turk Offline


Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 9103
Loc: MN
Originally Posted By: 147_Grain
Thank-you for a VOA of MaxLife Red "Silver" Bottle full synthetic.

For comparison, here's a VOA of a competitor - Mobil 1 5W-30 High Mileage:

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/3323607#Post3323607


Corrected for ya.

_________________________
03 GMC Sierra 4x4 200k M1 0-40+PU
00 Saturn SL2 89 YO Lady Car 92k, Edge Ext
98 Saturn SC2 Rare "Red Hot" 165k, Edge Ext
97 Camry 245k, Maxlife


Top
#3326222 - 03/28/14 11:51 AM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
Nickdfresh Offline


Registered: 03/15/06
Posts: 4257
Loc: Buffalo, NY
Thank you for posting this. I hope my local Wally World starts carrying it, like the local PepBoys have...

Top