Recent Topics
10k posts
by sciphi
02/27/17 08:49 PM
Front diff and T case fluid change.
by Rat407
02/27/17 08:28 PM
Cruise control deactivation switch -Grand Marquis
by mercuryblues
02/27/17 08:22 PM
Mobil 1 Annual Protection
by njohnson
02/27/17 07:19 PM
0w 20 or 5w20?
by beckerized
02/27/17 06:57 PM
MC FL-500S, 2014 F-150, 6,000 miles CUT OPEN
by car51
02/27/17 06:55 PM
2006 Odyssey EX-L, 6.5k, much improved with old PP
by SubieRubyRoo
02/27/17 06:45 PM
Wix still make Oreilly Microgard??
by zeke1985
02/27/17 06:45 PM
Chromebook
by Scrum67
02/27/17 06:37 PM
Picked up a Tahoe
by clinebarger
02/27/17 06:35 PM
Godyear Endurance trailer tires vs Kumho 857
by i6pwr
02/27/17 05:55 PM
2016 Jeep Patriot Sport
by Corollaman
02/27/17 05:45 PM
AGCO Auto defines "synthetic" oil
by Ed_Flecko
02/27/17 05:25 PM
Lucas UCL causing cat issues? (PICTURE)
by 2012AccentSE
02/27/17 04:56 PM
Forgot Oil cap - Should I sample?
by meborder
02/27/17 04:31 PM
Cheap Effective Charcoal Lighter
by sleddriver
02/27/17 04:06 PM
Need something to mow 2.4 acres
by skyactiv
02/27/17 03:51 PM
Oil FAQ introduction thread somewhere?
by Dumc87
02/27/17 03:40 PM
AT Overfill causes higher pressure?
by Klutch9
02/27/17 03:18 PM
PUP replacement
by camb
02/27/17 03:14 PM
Newest Members
Seadub, joloo, anoilgirl, pepper4512, bordercity242
60667 Registered Users
Who's Online
99 registered (02s4audi, 4WD, 2004tdigls, AccordK24, 87sammy, 04SE, 13 invisible), 2089 Guests and 13 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
60667 Members
66 Forums
261658 Topics
4317095 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3240553 - 01/07/14 11:32 AM Mil Spec-2104H 15W40 Engine Oil
GumbyJarvis Offline


Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 1700
Loc: Killeen, TX
Interesting read. Made by uslube.
Use it every day, shoot topped off the maxxpro today with it being 27F high in this part of the 'Stan.
Used it in everything from HMMWVS to MRAPS. Anywho, remind you of any other oil?
http://www.uslube.com/SPEC%20SHEETS/Mil%20Spec%20H.pdf


Edited by GumbyJarvis (01/07/14 11:44 AM)
Edit Reason: With my apologies, could this be move to the HDEO correct forum?
_________________________
16 Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6L 9k
Royal Purple 5w30 + OEM

05 Ford Ranger 2.3L 247k
QS Defy 10w40 + STP Blue

Top
#3240559 - 01/07/14 11:39 AM Re: Mil Spec-2104H 15W40 Engine Oil [Re: GumbyJarvis]
GumbyJarvis Offline


Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 1700
Loc: Killeen, TX
Looking at this site Here it looks as if it's

MIL-PRF-2104 OBS SHELL RIMULA SUPER 15W/40 CJ4 Heavy Duty Fleet Motor Oil

Interesting
The properties aren't the same as well with the tech sheet of the shell oil from here being This


Edited by GumbyJarvis (01/07/14 11:42 AM)
_________________________
16 Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6L 9k
Royal Purple 5w30 + OEM

05 Ford Ranger 2.3L 247k
QS Defy 10w40 + STP Blue

Top
#3240840 - 01/07/14 04:35 PM Re: Mil Spec-2104H 15W40 Engine Oil [Re: GumbyJarvis]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 11244
Loc: Middlesex County CT
Since 230 million of us are in 8F or less right now, interest may be low. lol


Edited by simple_gifts (01/07/14 04:35 PM)
_________________________
2004 Prius; 68K M1 0W-30
2003 Echo > 4.03x10^5 miles; 0W-40
2006 B2300;114K;ALM


Was driving an ox cart; Now on the USS Enterprise

Top
#3251650 - 01/17/14 09:14 PM Re: Mil Spec-2104H 15W40 Engine Oil [Re: GumbyJarvis]
TiredTrucker Offline


Registered: 01/04/08
Posts: 2907
Loc: Central Iowa
Schaeffer 700 15w40 Syn blend I use also meets the spec.

http://www.schaefferoil.com/documents/222-700-td.pdf

Use it for over 15,000 mile oil change intervals in my Detroit engine. Recent winter temps of -20F actual have not hindered the oil or the engine starting fine. Recent oil sample looks darn good. Engine now has 210,000 miles on it, only uses maybe a quart in 15,000 miles. Last oil sample showed add pack after almost 15,000 miles at Calcium 1161, Phosphorus 1104, Zinc 1429, and Moly 46. Haven't run a virgin sample on the stuff.

And Schaeffer developed the lubes for the Apache Helicopter, and is a major supplier of lubes for the M1 Abrams.

Their 9000 5w40 full syn is even more impressive...

http://www.schaefferoil.com/documents/244-9000-td.pdf
_________________________
Freedom is not about having the choice to do what you want, but the choice to do what you ought.

Top
#3252863 - 01/19/14 09:58 AM Re: Mil Spec-2104H 15W40 Engine Oil [Re: TiredTrucker]
RF Overlord Offline


Registered: 11/08/03
Posts: 3654
Loc: Cape Cod, MA
Originally Posted By: TiredTrucker
And Schaeffer developed the lubes for the Apache Helicopter, and is a major supplier of lubes for the M1 Abrams.
Interesing...I always assumed military lubes were made by some secret government contractor unknown to the rest of the world.

...or by City Star.
_________________________
Supercharged '03 Mercury Marauder - Trilogy Motorsports #61
PP 5W-30 / MC FL820S

Y2K Grand Marquis GS - daily driver
QSUD 5W-20 / MC FL820S

Top