Recent Topics
ACDelco X66P
by OldEuroCarLover
08/26/16 12:07 AM
FL910S C&P, 4,000 miles
by cb4017
08/26/16 12:02 AM
Mobil 1 Full Synthetic $3.99 AR Menards
by John_K
08/25/16 10:32 PM
Causes of steering wheel shudder
by buck91
08/25/16 10:14 PM
Brand new Focus ST...
by Striker
08/25/16 09:55 PM
Chevy Volt bad idea for BITOG members!
by kohnen
08/25/16 09:22 PM
Looking for oil suggestion Chevy Express 3500 6.0L
by Goofball1205
08/25/16 08:38 PM
What ATF? 2004 Toyota Sequoia 4WD
by ShadowSix
08/25/16 08:35 PM
Tundra steering wheel
by RN89
08/25/16 08:11 PM
98-02 Corolla and Oil Consumption
by mmorri16
08/25/16 08:10 PM
How does fuel dilution affect HTHS viscosity?
by HKPolice
08/25/16 07:58 PM
Volkswagen bets big on EV(Electric Vehicle)
by HTSS_TR
08/25/16 07:50 PM
Newest Members
sledhead1, AtillatheHunk, Goofball1205, Djlmedic, BigHoss256
58926 Registered Users
Who's Online
27 registered (crinkles, bmod305, 1foxracing, Bandito440, Bud, 1 invisible), 637 Guests and 37 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
58926 Members
66 Forums
253568 Topics
4162421 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: 131
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: 4994
Loc: KC
Looks good.
_________________________
2007 Ford Escape XLS 2.3L ATX, Trop Artic 5W30, Fram OCOD, 140k+
2015 Chrysler T&C, 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: 1699
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: 816
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->PUP 5W-30 & SRT 0W-40 Combo!
08 Ford F150 FX4-->German Castrol 0W-40
12 Ford Edge-X2 Limited & SE->PP 5W-30


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