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Next Odyssey oil change #4727764
04/15/18 11:35 AM
04/15/18 11:35 AM
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JHZR2 Offline OP
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2014 Odyssey, 31.5k miles. Wife's daily driver, so sees mostly in town use, but we're always going places in the summer, so it sees much more mixed use.

Last June changed to a FU and valvoline syn power 0w-20. In November I changed just the oil with the same.

So now it's due for an oil and filter change.

I use the same oil for the change when aI don't change the filter.

What oil?

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727775
04/15/18 11:43 AM
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The land of USA-made Subies!
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I'm a Pennzoil guy, and I've used PP Euro 0W40 in my Odyssey for 2 OCI now. It's impressively smooth and quiet, and it gives me a warm fuzzy knowing it's an ACEA rated oil that likely offers more protection in the hot summers when loaded down with grandkids and the AC churning in the 90*/90% humidity Indiana summers.

My first UOA on PPE 0w40 at 7500 miles showed sub-normal wear numbers with a TBN still at 6.0. I ran it 13.5k but still have that UOA to do. I filled up a whole shelf with the 0W40 at clearance prices.

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727777
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I believe SynPower is on rollback at WM for $21 and change. So may want to stick with that. Only reason I would switch away from SynPower would be if there's a good deal out there you want to take advantage of. Plus I'd keep the Accord on the same oil as the van for simplicity sake. Only other one you may want to consider is the new TGMO 0w20 formulation that now contains a healthy dose of moly.

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727778
04/15/18 11:44 AM
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Keep going with what you have. It may be interesting to switch oils around but I believe there's merit (however small) in sticking with one oil so the additives are replenished rather than always being transitioned back and forth.


To quote a friend, "Synthetics, man."

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'82 Mercedes 300CD, OM617 turbo, 173K (totaled 2018, in rehab)
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Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727792
04/15/18 12:00 PM
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Ontario, Canada
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M1 EP 0w-20 would be my pick if you can get it on a deal.


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2016 Grand Cherokee SRT
Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727814
04/15/18 12:31 PM
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In the shop
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M1 0W20 AFE as 2016_PSD has had great success with it in his 10' FX4 F150 smile


09' Camry LE, 141,020 miles

PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727829
04/15/18 12:49 PM
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I used PP 5W20 in my friend's 02 Odyssey and it was smooth as silk!!


1996 Nissan 300ZX 5-speed,Arctic Pearl(#175 of 300)
Quaker State Ultimate Durability 10W30
2012 Honda Accord Coupe EX-L 2.4,auto,San Marino Red
Pennzoil Platinum 5W20

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727846
04/15/18 01:04 PM
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I just picked up a jug of SuperTech 0w20 for the Pilot. People are always talking about ST around here so I thought I'd finally try it.


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Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727853
04/15/18 01:16 PM
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Walmart SuperTech 0W20 is $15.xx per 5 quart jug on roll back. Buy a couple jugs, good for a while.


17 Chrysler Pacifica Mobil 1 5W30
13 Yamaha XT250 Valv MC 10W40
10 Acura TSX 2.4 Maxlife Syn 5W30
06 GMC Sierra Nextgen 10W30


Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727936
04/15/18 02:49 PM
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When at or under $18 a jug I use Castrol Magnatec in everything.I use
all grades. New rides get the 0W of 5W 20.I
Picked up tons of it from Jet for $13. using the new customer discount

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4727947
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The new Valvoline Advanced Synthetic has moly, boron and titanium in healthy amounts.


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Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: SatinSilver] #4728150
04/15/18 06:05 PM
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Originally Posted By: SatinSilver
I believe SynPower is on rollback at WM for $21 and change. So may want to stick with that. Only reason I would switch away from SynPower would be if there's a good deal out there you want to take advantage of. Plus I'd keep the Accord on the same oil as the van for simplicity sake. Only other one you may want to consider is the new TGMO 0w20 formulation that now contains a healthy dose of moly.


I searched online and it seems that Valvoline has the $10 rebate like Pennzoil.

Reason I'd shy from Valvoline is that my car is 2012 or newer, so I'd be better suited to use their "modern" oil which is like $40 or so at Walmart, IIRC; and, PP 0w-20 should be SN plus and similar quality to the 2012+ Valvoline for less money, no?

I ran PP the prior two oil change intervals.

Started the van off on M1EP 0w-20 like the accord. But since the OLM pushes changes every 5-6k, I figure I'm better off leaving the filter on, changing with the same oil, and buying what's cheaper, like PP and Valvoline.

I don't particularly care what brand, so long as it is a reputable brand.

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: PimTac] #4728154
04/15/18 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted By: PimTac
The new Valvoline Advanced Synthetic has moly, boron and titanium in healthy amounts.


Asvanced synthetic or modern engine? The modern engine oil is precisely why I'm asking the question.

It's a good deal more $$ than the standard synthetic. Since I have a 2012, it would be better suited to use that stuff. But It's NOACK is either generic or higher than the regular syn.

And it seems to me that Pennzoil may be similarly suited as the Modern Engine Synthetic, but a better price point. Maybe I'm wrong with that though.

If the Valvoline is truly something special, I don't have an issue running it.

Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: JHZR2] #4728183
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Originally Posted By: JHZR2
Originally Posted By: PimTac
The new Valvoline Advanced Synthetic has moly, boron and titanium in healthy amounts.


Asvanced synthetic or modern engine? The modern engine oil is precisely why I'm asking the question.

It's a good deal more $$ than the standard synthetic. Since I have a 2012, it would be better suited to use that stuff. But It's NOACK is either generic or higher than the regular syn.

And it seems to me that Pennzoil may be similarly suited as the Modern Engine Synthetic, but a better price point. Maybe I'm wrong with that though.

If the Valvoline is truly something special, I don't have an issue running it.




https://www.valvoline.com/

The oil I mentioned is Valvoline Advanced Synthetic. Valvoline Modern Engine is their newer oil. It has a totally different formula.
VAS is $21.97 at Wally’s.


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Re: Next Odyssey oil change [Re: PimTac] #4728205
04/15/18 06:51 PM
04/15/18 06:51 PM
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New Jersey
JHZR2 Offline OP
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Originally Posted By: PimTac
Originally Posted By: JHZR2
Originally Posted By: PimTac
The new Valvoline Advanced Synthetic has moly, boron and titanium in healthy amounts.


Asvanced synthetic or modern engine? The modern engine oil is precisely why I'm asking the question.

It's a good deal more $$ than the standard synthetic. Since I have a 2012, it would be better suited to use that stuff. But It's NOACK is either generic or higher than the regular syn.

And it seems to me that Pennzoil may be similarly suited as the Modern Engine Synthetic, but a better price point. Maybe I'm wrong with that though.

If the Valvoline is truly something special, I don't have an issue running it.




https://www.valvoline.com/

The oil I mentioned is Valvoline Advanced Synthetic. Valvoline Modern Engine is their newer oil. It has a totally different formula.
VAS is $21.97 at Wally’s.


Thanks. I was calling modern engine "advanced" for a while by accident, thus my interest in clarifying.

So, why not modern engine since I have a 2012 or newer GDI engine??

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