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Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler #5122034 06/01/19 08:59 AM
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First full run with Amsoil Signature series oil. This oil was changed when the Jeep oil light came on at 7,500 miles.

Make/Model: Jeep Pentastar 3.6L v6
Vehicle: 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon

Code
OIL             Ams ASL 5w30	Toy 5w30
MILES IN USE    7,543		4,283		
MILES ON UNIT   72,826		65,283	
SAMPLE TAKEN    5/11/19		9/12/18		
MAKE UP OIL	0		0		

ALUMINUM	3		3		
CHROMIUM	1		1		
IRON		10		8		
COPPER		9		10		
LEAD		0		0		
TIN		0		1		
MOLYBDENUM	178		51		
NICKEL		0		0		
MANGANESE	0		0		
SILVER		0		0		
TITANIUM	0		1		
POTASSIUM	3		1		
BORON		49		13		
SILICON		16		16		
SODIUM		11		9		
CALCIUM		1252		1900		
MAGNESIUM	761		221		
PHOSPHORUS	650		683		
ZINC		725		793		
BARIUM		0		0		

SUS @ 210F	60.4		53.5		
Visc @ 100C	10.34		8.33		
Flashpoint	395		415		
Fuel %		<0.5		<0.5		
Antifreeze %	0.0		0.0		
Water %		0.0		0.0		
Insolubles %	0.3		0.2		
TBN		3.5	


Blackstone comments:
These are some nice results! Even though you ran this oil a good deal longer than the last, there's hardly any more wear to show for it. The 3.6L Pentastar powering your Jeep looks like it had no problem with the additional miles, and the oil itself held up well, too. Its viscosity is still in grade, no contamination was found, and the TBN is a strong 3.5 (1.0 is too low). The air and oil filters did a good job, too, based on the normal levels of silicon and insolubles. This all adds up to an ideal report, so feel free to run the next oil even longer. Check back after ~9,500 miles.


05 Kawasaki BF750 - 284hrs
12 Jeep 3.8L - Amsoil ASL 5w30 74K
04 DMax 6.6L - Amsoil AME 15w40 238K
00 WS6 5.7L - Amsoil ASL 5w30 256K
Re: Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler [Re: dhellman12] #5122055 06/01/19 09:18 AM
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Blackstone comments are good. (They aren't always!)
Healthy engine with a great oil. No bad numbers. Could have gone another 3,000 miles with that high TBN at the end.
Originally Posted by dhellman12
Amsoil ...This oil was changed when the Jeep oil light came on at 7,500 miles.
Using higher-spec oils than what the engine computer software algorithm (OLM) assumes you're using, especially in a low-soot port fuel injected engine, means you could possibly go about 1.5x the dashboard light time and miles. I'd use a Fram Ultra XG10955 to match the performance of Amsoil SS, M1 EP, M1 AP, Castrol Edge EP, Ravenol DXG, or Rotella T6 Multi-Vehicle in there.
My 1.5T DI gasoline 'soot-maker' (GM 2018) defeats just about any oil at 7,500 miles according to GM.

Re: Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler [Re: dhellman12] #5122158 06/01/19 10:49 AM
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Nice results from a real nice oil. I would keep running it for 7.5K. What oil filter was on that run?


19 Hyundai SantaFe 2.4GDI Castrol Edge 5w30 / NAPA Mann-Hummel filter / 6oz Liqui-Moly Treatment
04 Colorado 3.5 Castrol Edge 0W40 Euro & K&N filter
03 Malibu 3.1 QS / Valv Syn 5w30 mix Fram EG filter
Re: Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler [Re: dhellman12] #5122203 06/01/19 11:41 AM
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10k would be a walk in the park for this oil. What filter are you using?


I use the overseas manual to choose my viscosity.

Using AMSOIL

Hers: 2008 Jeep Liberty 154k, SS 5w30/Amsoil

His: 2015 4Runner 60k, SS 5w20/Amsoil

Re: Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler [Re: dhellman12] #5128934 06/08/19 10:36 PM
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On that run I was using a Wix filter. On this run I switched over to the Amsoil EA as I'd assumed the report would show it would be safe to extend the OCI out even further.


05 Kawasaki BF750 - 284hrs
12 Jeep 3.8L - Amsoil ASL 5w30 74K
04 DMax 6.6L - Amsoil AME 15w40 238K
00 WS6 5.7L - Amsoil ASL 5w30 256K
Re: Amsoil ASL 5W30, 7.5K, 12 Jeep Wrangler [Re: dhellman12] #5132015 06/12/19 06:29 AM
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Originally Posted by dhellman12
On that run I was using a Wix filter. On this run I switched over to the Amsoil EA as I'd assumed the report would show it would be safe to extend the OCI out even further.



thumbsup Thanks - areyou planning 9500 ... or further?


I use the overseas manual to choose my viscosity.

Using AMSOIL

Hers: 2008 Jeep Liberty 154k, SS 5w30/Amsoil

His: 2015 4Runner 60k, SS 5w20/Amsoil

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