Recent Topics
So You Think Tires Are Expensive Now?
by SubLGT
10/30/14 12:23 PM
Grades of Aluminum
by whizbyu
10/30/14 11:44 AM
Liqui Moly Oil Saver Question
by Ddub
10/30/14 10:33 AM
Chevy suburban 4x4
by lawman1909
10/30/14 09:34 AM
At what point to drop comp/collision insurance?
by Quattro Pete
10/30/14 09:18 AM
$10 off any $50 gas card w/ $50 purchase at Publix
by LT4 Vette
10/30/14 08:39 AM
Tire Review-AltiMAX RT43
by Char Baby
10/30/14 08:18 AM
2014 Ram 1500 3.0l VM Diesel UOA
by Shaker223
10/30/14 07:39 AM
2012 Elantra 1.8
by dlundblad
10/30/14 07:37 AM
Why The Demise of Timing Belts?
by doitmyself
10/30/14 07:00 AM
Most shootings occur after an argument...
by Shannow
10/30/14 05:54 AM
expectant couples
by dnewton3
10/30/14 05:35 AM
Newest Members
FiveOhTorx, conefree, NEVALEAK, kevmor99, macbaxter
51742 Registered Users
Who's Online
96 registered (2010_FX4, Atesz792, Astro14, 77GrandPrix, asiancivicmaniac, 6 invisible), 1702 Guests and 155 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
51742 Members
64 Forums
221407 Topics
3501408 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG

Topic Options
#3428708 - 07/18/14 07:46 PM Mobel 1 5w30.
waltywalt Offline


Registered: 02/10/14
Posts: 268
Loc: ny
I used it for the first time this oci and I think I like it. My car is getting better gas mileage so far. I normally use qsud or syntec. I think I found a keeper.

Top
#3428709 - 07/18/14 07:50 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
bmwtechguy Offline


Registered: 06/15/04
Posts: 2526
Loc: South Carolina
That is a Nobel choice.

Top
#3428723 - 07/18/14 08:06 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
synthetic_crazy Offline


Registered: 06/23/10
Posts: 794
Loc: TX
Mobil 1 is a great oil. It will keep your engine very clean and provide great cold/hot temperature performance.
_________________________
Current fill in Crown Vic: Mobil 1 5w-20
"In God we trust; all others must bring data"
-Edwards Deming

Top
#3428745 - 07/18/14 08:29 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
kschachn Offline


Registered: 12/26/05
Posts: 2676
Loc: Upper Midwest
So better gas mileage than 20W-50? Gear oil? What? Also note that a published report showed a 4% variance in energy density for gasoline sold at the same station. So unless you are seeing a pretty significant change I'd be careful trying to attribute it to your oil.

And congrats on the first instance I've seen of Mobel. Usually people just make do with Mobile.
_________________________
1994 BMW 530i, 189K
1996 Honda Accord, 203K
1999 Toyota Sienna, 306K
2000 Toyota ECHO, 224K

Top
#3428805 - 07/18/14 09:16 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: bmwtechguy]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 25941
Loc: Michigan
Originally Posted By: bmwtechguy
That is a Nobel choice.

crackmeup
_________________________
'02 530i (PU 5W-40)
'08 C300 4Matic (M1 0W-40)
'13 F700 GS (BMW HP 15W-50)

Top
#3431548 - 07/21/14 07:37 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
waltywalt Offline


Registered: 02/10/14
Posts: 268
Loc: ny
Oops my spelling is really bad lately.

Top
#3431550 - 07/21/14 07:38 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
waltywalt Offline


Registered: 02/10/14
Posts: 268
Loc: ny
mobil

Top
#3431552 - 07/21/14 07:39 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
waltywalt Offline


Registered: 02/10/14
Posts: 268
Loc: ny
I didn't realize there were so many English majors hear.

Top
#3431686 - 07/21/14 09:44 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
ThirdeYe Offline


Registered: 02/23/07
Posts: 7414
Loc: Walker, MI
Originally Posted By: waltywalt
I didn't realize there were so many English majors hear.


duh
_________________________
99 Pontiac Firebird - 83k - Pennzoil HM 10W-30+MMO/Hastings LF233
95 Acura Integra LS - 213k - Havoline Synthetic 5W-30/Mobil 1 M1-104

Top
#3431700 - 07/21/14 09:54 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
Durango Offline


Registered: 02/15/07
Posts: 2045
Loc: Los Angeles, California
Originally Posted By: waltywalt
I used it for the first time this oci and I think I like it. My car is getting better gas mileage so far. I normally use qsud or syntec. I think I found a keeper.


waltywalt,

I've been using Mobil 1 5W-30 ever since it was available during the late 80's. It's always kept me happy as it should for you.

Durango

Top
#3431703 - 07/21/14 09:57 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
WeenieHutJr Offline


Registered: 02/15/14
Posts: 56
Loc: Washington
I just started using Mobo 1 High Mileage and its cut down on my consumption more than MaxLife

Top
#3431708 - 07/21/14 09:59 PM Re: Mobel 1 5w30. [Re: waltywalt]
jgm038 Offline


Registered: 07/11/13
Posts: 15
Loc: NY
Originally Posted By: waltywalt
I didn't realize there were so many English majors hear.


Their not english majors

you're posts are fine

Top