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Update on my 2001 Civic with small oil leak.. #4660721
02/09/18 10:11 AM
02/09/18 10:11 AM
Joined: Sep 2005
Posts: 174
Royal Oak MI.
mrjlube Offline OP
mrjlube  Offline OP
Joined: Sep 2005
Posts: 174
Royal Oak MI.
My 01 civic has 170,000 miles and a small oil leak developed. Car has used dino 5w20 (Quaker State) most its life. I switched to valvoline maxlife 5w30 and am never looking back! Motor is much quieter and leak has completely stoped over the last 1,000 miles using the Maxlife oil. Very impressed with this oil,my new choice for this car from now on. Thanks for the recommendations guys,I really appreciate you all.


2017 Ford Escape ...ValvolineSynthetic 5w20

2009 kymco xciting 500...amsoil scooter oil...10w40

2001 Honda civic 5 speed 1.7.....Valvoline Maxlife 5w30
Re: Update on my 2001 Civic with small oil leak.. [Re: mrjlube] #4660760
02/09/18 10:45 AM
02/09/18 10:45 AM
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Posts: 1,829
WNY
redhat Offline
redhat  Offline
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Posts: 1,829
WNY
Yes it is a good oil, running it in my 2009 Accord. Like it so far.


17 Taurus Limited AWD - MCSB 5W-20 FL500S, 8k
14 Civic EX Coupe - NAPA Syn 0W-20 WIX 57356, 54k
09 Accord Sedan 5MT - Traveler 15W-40 XG7317, 151k
87 Regal Limited - Carb 5.3 LM7 20W-50 VR1 WIX 51042
Re: Update on my 2001 Civic with small oil leak.. [Re: mrjlube] #4660806
02/09/18 11:23 AM
02/09/18 11:23 AM
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Posts: 10,281
ROCHESTER, NY
Char Baby Offline
Char Baby  Offline
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Posts: 10,281
ROCHESTER, NY
Well done!


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