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#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.


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#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?

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


Registered: 06/08/06
Posts: 4891
Loc: KC
Looks good.
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#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!

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#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.

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#3449941 - 08/08/14 03:54 PM Re: Amsoil Signature 5w2- 5.7 hemi [Re: Kamanhart]
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Registered: 06/20/05
Posts: 803
Loc: Tornado Alley
Defiantly thinking about going with this oil and 1 year OCI within my new 2014 5.7L! Thanks for posting!
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#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.

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