Recent Topics
Castrol Edge 5w30 no longer A5/B5
by slacktide_bitog
14 minutes 26 seconds ago
Best Oil Analysis?
by countryboy9799
Today at 07:28 PM
Left my lights on and battery died.
by joegreen
Today at 07:25 PM
Honda CRX '91 transmission fluid
by jhmed80
Today at 07:18 PM
It's winter, let's take out the... Motorcycle???
by OVERKILL
Today at 06:54 PM
Home Testing for Gas in Oil?
by landtoy80
Today at 06:54 PM
Cost to replace windshield.
by Oldmoparguy1
Today at 06:44 PM
Oil Life Monitor vs. Mileage vs. Time
by HOG
Today at 06:24 PM
Carrier A/C moving ALL production to Mexico.
by GiveMeAVowel
Today at 06:23 PM
ZDDP MAXX vs ZDDPlus
by 007
Today at 06:02 PM
Got a new jump starter, for the big boys
by 901Memphis
Today at 05:20 PM
S2000 valvetrain at 184K miles
by robertcope
Today at 04:58 PM
Newest Members
RTS, jhmed80, engus, Rob_Pol, Nick24w
56901 Registered Users
Who's Online
124 registered (90crvtec, 1989outlaw, 901Memphis, 2cool, 2002 Maxima SE, ammolab, 14 invisible), 1416 Guests and 197 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
56901 Members
66 Forums
244620 Topics
3984465 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3449817 - 08/08/14 01:00 PM Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi
Kamanhart Offline


Registered: 07/02/14
Posts: 3
Loc: Illinois
Did a Cam swap in my truck and after a 1000 mile flush with yellow bottle penzoil, I switched back to my normal Amsoil 5w20 and this is 10000 later.


Top
#3449822 - 08/08/14 01:06 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
Bookmaker Offline


Registered: 01/19/08
Posts: 130
Loc: Virginia, USA
What was the purpose of the cam swap, performance upgrade or replacement of worn part?

Top
#3449824 - 08/08/14 01:07 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
badtlc Offline


Registered: 06/08/06
Posts: 4691
Loc: KC
Looks good.
_________________________
2007 Ford Escape XLS 2.3L ATX, Trop Artic 5W30, MC Fl910s, 130k+
2012 Mazda 3i Skyactiv M1 AFE 0W20, 6spd MTX Redline MTL, 45k+

Top
#3449827 - 08/08/14 01:12 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
Kamanhart Offline


Registered: 07/02/14
Posts: 3
Loc: Illinois
It was strictly for performance. When I took the OEM one out there was absolutely no signs of wear on it!

Top
#3449893 - 08/08/14 02:36 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
sicko Offline


Registered: 09/22/08
Posts: 1685
Loc: Virginia
Wow, 10k miles and TBN was 6.7. Amsoil's Signature Series oil must have some excellent TBN retention.

Top
#3449941 - 08/08/14 03:54 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
-SyN- Offline


Registered: 06/20/05
Posts: 791
Loc: Tornado Alley
Defiantly thinking about going with this oil and 1 year OCI within my new 2014 5.7L! Thanks for posting!
_________________________
14 Ram 5.7L-->PU 5W-30 w/FU
08 Ford F150 FX4-->Castrol 0W-40 w/FU
12 Ford Edge-X2 Limited & SE->PP 0W-20 w/FU


Top
#3450347 - 08/09/14 07:23 AM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
Kamanhart Offline


Registered: 07/02/14
Posts: 3
Loc: Illinois
I do love this oil, I realize its rather pricey but I do get it whole sale which makes it roughly 6.5 a quart. That's something I can handle when I would be changing mobil 1 or penz plat every 7k.

I was using a wix filter which half way prompted the change alomg with I was nervous of any metal that might have been floating around from the swap.

I went with the amsoil filter after the change along wity more amsoil signature and am thinking running it out to about 15k before I change again.

Top