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2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles #4576448
11/16/17 07:28 PM
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minis Offline OP
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Third oil change for my C300, Oil is Mobile 1 0W-40 (Dealer fill) with a bottle of Scheaffer's Moly EP.
refilled with Amsoil

sorry for posting in the diesel room but not sure how to move it.

Last edited by minis; 11/16/17 07:31 PM. Reason: wrong forum

2016 Ram 1500 Ecodiesel
2016 C300 2.0L
Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4576473
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Originally Posted By: minis
Third oil change for my C300, Oil is Mobile 1 0W-40 (Dealer fill) with a bottle of Scheaffer's Moly EP.


Did you give the dealer the bottle of Schaeffer's Moly EP to put in the engine?

Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4576508
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no added it at home, i have an oil pump to extract the oil


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4576518
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It sure didn't add much moly to the sample.

Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4576702
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Why the moly additive?


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4576907
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Yeah 14ppm moly, you may as well have dumped fairy farts in. Save your money. Nice UOA.

Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4591146
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http://s11.postimg.org/h0utets6r/Mobil1_X1_ESP_0_W30.jpg
The oil looks like Mobil 1 0w30esp which is listed under virgin oil analysis around page 9 or ten.


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4606385
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That's not M1 0W-40. M1 0W-40 has MUCH higher additive amounts.

Agree that it is ESP 0W-30, with the viscosity boosted by the additive.


2010 Kia Soul 2U - 2.0L I-4, auto; 137k miles.
M1 EP 10W-30; OEM Kia filter.
Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4607272
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Mercedes no longer uses Mobil 1 0w40 at the dealer level. There is a Mercedes branded 5w40 that is being used. Not sure who makes it though.



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2011 Toyota Prius - 178k - Various 0W-20 (Brew)
2007 Honda Accord 2.4 - 133K - Mobil 1 EP HM 5W-30
Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: The Critic] #4607717
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Originally Posted By: The Critic
Mercedes no longer uses Mobil 1 0w40 at the dealer level. There is a Mercedes branded 5w40 that is being used. Not sure who makes it though.



True. I think they stopped using the M1 at the dealers because of the sponsorship from Petronas in F1 Racing.

But, I think M1 bottles the MB brand oil. Or at least they get their bottles from the same vendor. Compare the MB bottle to the Mobil Super bottle:



Only difference is the plastic color. Label sticker is even the same shape.
I wish M1 made a 5W-40 for sale over the counter.. thumbsup


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4607824
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Pretty sure they do. I accidentally bought it for my Benz one time.


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: DoubleWasp] #4612108
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They make M1 0W-40, but no 5W-40.


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Re: 2016 MB C300 with 13,000 miles [Re: minis] #4612400
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Shears out of grade but that's fine though, as the oil is still serviceable for extended OCI IMHO.


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