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List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments #4190280
08/30/16 01:33 AM
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SuperDave456 Offline OP
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I Thought it'd be fun to list Oil Additives you trust and would use or have used.
No other comments please.

I'll go first.

Lubro Moly Engine Oil Saver

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190285
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Specific Ocean
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Specific Ocean
Lubro Moly MoS2 and Engine Flush
Redline ZDDP additive


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Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190288
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Down Under
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Liqui-Moly Friction Reducer - (MoS2) Molybdenum Disulphide oil additive


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Castrol GTX Ultraclean 15W40 A3/B3 + Wesfil-Cooper Z154
Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190295
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BC Canada
Liqui Moly Anti Friction
Liqui Moly Motor Oil Saver
Liqui Moly Pro Line Engine Flush
ATP-205

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190297
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Liqui-Moly MOS2
Liqui-Moly motor oil saver
Schaeffer Moly EP
Camguard (for aircraft engines)
BG MOS

I'm sure there are others... smile

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190305
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Kreen is the only additive we ever use, and sparingly at that...


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Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190310
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Lubro Moly Engine Oil Saver

Bio/Tech Engine Oil Protectant with LXE® Technology


'00 Accord 4CYL / 5MT



Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190322
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Lubegard 60902 Automatic Transmission Fluid Protectant with LXE® Technology

ATP AT-205 Re-Seal


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Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190328
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Whatever additives the oil companies already put in the bottle. Beyond that, I don't waste my money on any of them.

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190333
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Nothing, ever, outside of a ZDDP additive during break in on a flat tappet rebuild.


Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 - Shell ROTELLA T6 Multi-Vehicle 5w-30, NAPA Gold 7356
1984 F-150 4.9L - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515
Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190340
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Liqui Moly oil flush and Ceratec are the main additives I have used in my old TDI. If I had any oil leaks that were beyond economic repair, I would also used Motor Oil Saver stop leak additive.

If you are going to use oil additives, it is a good idea to stick to the larger engine oil companies and steer well clear of the back street snake oil mixers.


Shell Ultra 0 or 5w40 or Liqui Moly 5w40 plus Ceratec every long OCI.
LM idle flush every 100K km.
Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190348
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Liqui Moly:
Motor Oil Saver
MoS2
Ceratec

Others:
BG MOA
Lubegard BioTech

There are others, but you only asked about engine oil.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: Pop_Rivit] #4190367
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Originally Posted By: Pop_Rivit
Whatever additives the oil companies already put in the bottle. Beyond that, I don't waste my money on any of them.


+1

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190379
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Kentucky
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Kentucky
Lubegard Bio-Tech
Liquimoly MOS2
MMO
Restoregrin

Re: List an oil Additive you'd use / No Comments [Re: SuperDave456] #4190422
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What's that one with the teflon? I can't remember the name but they advertise the slipperiest surface on planet earth.

Also, I meant BG MOA in my previous post. I accidentally put MOS...

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