Recent Topics
2018 Ram 2500 with 21k miles. Delo 400 XSP 5w40
by bigbadbowtie - 02/27/20 11:08 AM
For those always asking about tiny Computers
by jayjr1105 - 02/27/20 11:05 AM
Original 2016 VW Passat cabin filter
by Vaca - 02/27/20 11:02 AM
Original 2016 VW Passat air filter
by Vaca - 02/27/20 10:54 AM
Napa Exceptional Customer Service
by Fitz98 - 02/27/20 10:38 AM
Astra 400 ?
by WyrTwister - 02/27/20 09:58 AM
Will thinner oil damage anything when it is burned?
by Fordiesel69 - 02/27/20 09:38 AM
Old news for Hyundai/Kia?
by Farnsworth - 02/27/20 09:33 AM
Looking for AA 25% off coupon code.
by JustChuck - 02/27/20 09:17 AM
New to the LS460 and The World Of Lexus. Questions!
by gr8gatzby - 02/27/20 08:41 AM
New old guy back.
by BJD2020 - 02/27/20 07:45 AM
Help me Decide
by Gebo - 02/27/20 07:36 AM
FWD - Death traps with miss matched tires.
by Fordiesel69 - 02/27/20 07:13 AM
Napa Gold Sale
by Toto - 02/27/20 06:52 AM
2016 or 17 Honda CR-V
by Loogie - 02/27/20 05:20 AM
RIP Clive Cussler
by PimTac - 02/27/20 04:48 AM
Pirelli Cinturato P7 Allseason PLUS "II"
by Char Baby - 02/27/20 03:31 AM
CCI clean .22 ammo - polymer coated HV
by Shannow - 02/27/20 03:23 AM
5w-20 vs 5w-30
by joel95ex - 02/26/20 10:59 PM
Newest Members
Scotts994Runner, Bu33leGutz, splitthebreak, shadango, JimNastic316
70808 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
96 registered members (1978elcamino, atikovi, Alfred_B, 77GrandPrix, 2009Edge, ABerns, 7 invisible), 2,152 guests, and 17 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums67
Topics301,989
Posts5,206,899
Members70,808
Most Online4,538
Jan 20th, 2020
Donate to BITOG
Print Thread
Hop To
2002 Honda Civic MTF #4103056 05/21/16 06:28 PM
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 46
N
Nick1996 Offline OP
OP Offline
N
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 46
Been doing a little research and just trying to figure out what everybody is running in there 7th gen civic MT's? Was thinking either Honda MTF, ams oil synchromesh 5w30, redline mt90 or redline mtl


1998 3.4 4x4 5 speed Tacoma - T6
2002 Civic LX 5 speed - T6
2000 Camry 2.2 auto (sludge monster) - T6
2002 yz250 - Amsoil Doninator
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103068 05/21/16 06:44 PM
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 23,863
Mr Nice Offline
Offline
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 23,863
I only use Honda MTF.

Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103101 05/21/16 07:43 PM
Joined: Apr 2014
Posts: 2,007
Bud_One Online Happy
Online Happy
Joined: Apr 2014
Posts: 2,007
First MT oil change on my civic , I'll be using OEM Honda MTF.


20 Pilot LX - Factory Fill
14 Civic LX Sedan- Castrol Mag 0W-20,XG7317
05 Chevy Crew Cab 2500HD- QSUD 10W-30,PF61E
97 Accord EX Wagon- Napa PPSB 5W-30,Napa 21334
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103105 05/21/16 07:48 PM
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 46
N
Nick1996 Offline OP
OP Offline
N
Joined: Feb 2016
Posts: 46
Thanks for the feed back, I just dug up a few different threads I didn't see before and have defiantly decided in the Honda mtf


1998 3.4 4x4 5 speed Tacoma - T6
2002 Civic LX 5 speed - T6
2000 Camry 2.2 auto (sludge monster) - T6
2002 yz250 - Amsoil Doninator
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103114 05/21/16 07:58 PM
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 363
A
austinlunsford Offline
Offline
A
Joined: Nov 2010
Posts: 363
What does your owner's manual say?


1997 F250 HD 7.3: Delvac 5W-40
2002 F150: M1 HM 0W-20
2003 Taurus: M1 EPHM 5W-20
2016 Renegade: Valvoline Modern Engine 0W-20
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103141 05/21/16 08:27 PM
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 1,097
J
JamesBond Offline
Offline
J
Joined: Dec 2006
Posts: 1,097
I'm using pennzoil synchromesh

Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103149 05/21/16 08:37 PM
Joined: Dec 2011
Posts: 6,976
rooflessVW Offline
Offline
Joined: Dec 2011
Posts: 6,976
I would use Honda MTF. I have actually used Honda MTF in almost everything: Triumphs, old VWs, you name it. It's an excellent oil.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103159 05/21/16 08:50 PM
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 1,629
S
silverrat Offline
Offline
S
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 1,629
I have been using Amsoil Synchromesh. I think it's great.


2014 Mazda3 Sport Hatch
Long Live the Manual Transmission drive
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103160 05/21/16 08:52 PM
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 9,376
S
slacktide_bitog Offline
Offline
S
Joined: Mar 2008
Posts: 9,376
My choice would be Rotella T5 10w30

Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4103252 05/22/16 12:15 AM
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 3,698
Marco620 Offline
Offline
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 3,698
Honda MTF or Redline MTL


15' Civic 1.8 i-vtec 311,000 mi M1 0w30 & LG Biotech, BP CVT Fluid,GUMOUT W/ PEA
Doberman Whisperer!
E pluribus unum.

Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: Nick1996] #4104020 05/23/16 01:25 AM
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 876
R
ryanschillinger Offline
Offline
R
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 876
I've liked Rotella T6 in my past civics. Wouldn't hesitate to use Redline, but the Honda fluid didn't seem to be as nice in the 5 speeds as the T6. I was going to try regular Rotella next time, but the T6 was still in there when I sold it.


2017 Subaru Forester
2014 Toyota Prius V
1969 Ford LTD
2014 Honda CB1100
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: silverrat] #4106042 05/25/16 08:09 AM
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 5,682
L
ltslimjim Offline
Offline
L
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 5,682
Originally Posted By: silverrat
I have been using Amsoil Synchromesh. I think it's great.

^This. I loved Amsoil's product over Honda's by far in my old 92. Honda MTF was smoother initially but Amsoil's FMs didn't seem to wear out like the Honda fluid.


92 Civic Hatch (stolen frown RIP)
07 Honda Fit Sport (A/T) WELCOME thumbsup
Re: 2002 Honda Civic MTF [Re: ltslimjim] #4106287 05/25/16 12:36 PM
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 378
I
iluvhonda Offline
Offline
I
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 378
For the price try and find Honda mtf on Craigslist. If you want boutique stuff get redline or amsoil. Middle of the road would be synchromesh. Depending where you can find it cheap. I find using the Honda mtf and dumping at 15-30k miles is ok.


'99 Prelude 264k Penn Plat Euro 5w-30/Honda A01
'17 Civic Hatch EX 5dr Penn Plat 0W-20 15k Honda A02
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Powered by UBB.threads™