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#3323368 - 03/25/14 04:40 PM MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN
InvalidUserID Offline


Registered: 08/23/04
Posts: 664
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:

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- '97 4.0 Grand Cherokee
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Others I service:
- '01 Mustang, '04 Accord V6, and '93 Saturn SL2

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


Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 8578
Loc: MN
Thank you!

Is this the Full Synthetic in the Silver bottle or the Semi-Synthetic in the Red bottle?
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#3323379 - 03/25/14 04:48 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: Turk]
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Registered: 08/23/04
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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.
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My Cars aka 'ol reliables:
- '96 Camaro 3800 II
- '97 4.0 Grand Cherokee
- '99 Civic EX

Others I service:
- '01 Mustang, '04 Accord V6, and '93 Saturn SL2

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#3323400 - 03/25/14 05:16 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
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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!
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#3323477 - 03/25/14 06:50 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
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Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 3660
Loc: 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)
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#3323588 - 03/25/14 08:40 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
tstep Offline


Registered: 08/06/11
Posts: 361
Loc: PA
FYI there is a $12/2 coupon at coupons.com

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#3323611 - 03/25/14 08:56 PM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
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Registered: 03/11/13
Posts: 1821
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

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


Registered: 02/03/06
Posts: 8578
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.

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00 Saturn SL2 89 YO Lady Car. 84k Miles! PU
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#3326222 - 03/28/14 11:51 AM Re: MaxLife Synthetic 5w30 SN [Re: InvalidUserID]
Nickdfresh Offline


Registered: 03/15/06
Posts: 3895
Loc: Buffalo, NY
Thank you for posting this. I hope my local Wally World starts carrying it, like the local PepBoys have...

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