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#3220919 - 12/18/13 06:13 PM Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA
Keith_Stone Offline


Registered: 05/22/11
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Loc: NC
FYI
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#3220930 - 12/18/13 06:25 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
lubedude13 Offline


Registered: 07/14/13
Posts: 377
Loc: North Carolina
I've used Kendall full synthetic and I think it's a very good oil.

Are you using it?


Edited by lubedude13 (12/18/13 06:26 PM)
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#3220934 - 12/18/13 06:29 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: lubedude13]
Keith_Stone Offline


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I plan to on my next OC. Picked up two cases from PSC for $5.03qt delivered to my door.
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#3220937 - 12/18/13 06:36 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
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Good price. I used Kendall for 3-4 years
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#3220986 - 12/18/13 07:42 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
dustyroads Offline


Registered: 05/13/13
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Loc: upstate NY
Still looks good and a nice TBN.

Thanks for the updated voa!
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#3221009 - 12/18/13 08:08 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
DragRace Offline


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Excellent oil!

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#3221044 - 12/18/13 08:40 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
The_Captain Offline


Registered: 08/06/12
Posts: 202
Loc: Upstate S.C.
Solid numbers. Thanks for getting the analysis done and posting.
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#3221102 - 12/18/13 09:41 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
walk23 Offline


Registered: 05/16/11
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Loc: TX - TEXAS
I've been using the 0w20. Nice to see the VOA.
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#3261535 - 01/27/14 12:59 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
Triton_330 Offline


Registered: 12/24/13
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Loc: Illinois, USA
To anyone who may care to read this, sorry for posting on an old thread, but is this sample for Full Synthetic or Semi-Syn Blend? I am currently running Kendall GT-1 Semi-Syn 5w-30 in my truck, so either way, it's nice to know that Kendall makes some good stuff.
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#3261536 - 01/27/14 01:02 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Triton_330]
SatinSilver Offline


Registered: 01/24/08
Posts: 7362
Loc: Ohio
I read this as full syn. Semi-syn is probably good for at least 5000-7500 miles. Roughly speaking of course.
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#3261618 - 01/27/14 02:28 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
Maxima97 Offline


Registered: 02/11/12
Posts: 324
Loc: WA - Washington
Semi synthetic GT-1 is also very good. It is a blend of Korean Group III and Group II. With 80 ppm of Ti and Mo. I just changed oil for my Ford Explorer with the GT-1 blend. The Ford Explorer oil filter is located at the odd location that when you take it off, used oil will pour on the LCA and to the driver way. Don't want to mess with it any more. Pay $19.00 let local garage do it. Plan 5K OCI.
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#3262167 - 01/27/14 11:58 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Maxima97]
Triton_330 Offline


Registered: 12/24/13
Posts: 603
Loc: Illinois, USA
Originally Posted By: Maxima97
Semi synthetic GT-1 is also very good. It is a blend of Korean Group III and Group II. With 80 ppm of Ti and Mo. I just changed oil for my Ford Explorer with the GT-1 blend. The Ford Explorer oil filter is located at the odd location that when you take it off, used oil will pour on the LCA and to the driver way. Don't want to mess with it any more. Pay $19.00 let local garage do it. Plan 5K OCI.


Just out of curiosity, what engine is in your Explorer? My mother has a '96 with the old OHV 4.0, and I'll admit that Ford does make the filters go in a weird position sometimes on various engines, but I've never gotten any oil anywhere but in the pan...
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#3265941 - 01/31/14 01:50 PM Re: Kendall GT-1 Synthetic 5w30 VOA [Re: Keith_Stone]
Maxima97 Offline


Registered: 02/11/12
Posts: 324
Loc: WA - Washington
4.0L V6 SOHV, Edie Bower Line. The timing rattle noise bothers me a lot. Fuel economy is not good on today stand 19Hwy 14 local.
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