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Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5128658
06/08/19 03:34 PM
06/08/19 03:34 PM
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 3,398
Midwest, Illinois
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Posts: 3,398
Midwest, Illinois
2020 Toyota Sienna
500 miles
FF and factory Denso out.
NAPA 0w20 syn, Denso first time fit in.
5 ounces of LubeGard BioTech.

Yes I'm certain it did not need to be done, and that some may have chosen a different oil, or no additive.
This is one of the easiest changes I've ever done. I read many comments about the cartridge and cap design, and problems with them.
I see none of it. Removed small cap, push the drain tap in the bottom of the big cap, unscrew big cap holding filter, replace cartridge, re-assemble.

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5128703
06/08/19 05:02 PM
06/08/19 05:02 PM
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 74
VA
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Posts: 74
VA
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2004 GMC Sierra w/ 5.3
112,321 miles

Out Pennzoil Platinum 5w30 AC Delco PF46 filter - used for 1 yr 5 months 3,942 miles
In Shell Rotella Gas Truck 5w30 AC Delco PF46 filter

Honestly didn't really need to change the oil just got tired of looking at the OLM which was dropping like crazy and down to 22% remaining, it was a good day to change oil and I wanted to give the Shell RGT a try. I have been using PP 5w30 in this truck for awhile now and would definitely go back to it which has served me well. I concur with everyone else that says the RGT is quieter and makes it run smoother, it also doesn't have that typical Rotella smell either. The old oil was seriously black which really surprised me for only having about 4k miles on it.

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5128734
06/08/19 06:08 PM
06/08/19 06:08 PM
Joined: Jun 2014
Posts: 2,277
Ca.
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Posts: 2,277
Ca.
Motorhome...


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Cat 3126/2 MB3500/Titan/RX400H/17 Ridgeline
700HP V10/ 725HP BBC/ Raptor 700/ KFX450/ YZ250/Onan 8K/ Cat3011C
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5128761
06/08/19 07:02 PM
06/08/19 07:02 PM
Joined: May 2019
Posts: 5
Pensacola, FL
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Joined: May 2019
Posts: 5
Pensacola, FL
2018 Hyundai Elantra SEL
9937 miles (2657 OCI)

Out: Dealer bulk 5W-30 synthetic blend and OEM filter/crush washer installed by The Hulk

In: Amsoil XL 5W-30 and OEM filter/crush washer

I let the dealership do one oil change because it was free. I've hated how the car responded to it, so took it out early and put the good stuff back in at a human torque.


2018 Hyundai Elantra SEL (Amsoil XL 5w-30 & Hyundai OEM filter)
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: beanoil] #5128786
06/08/19 07:25 PM
06/08/19 07:25 PM
Joined: Dec 2005
Posts: 1,002
Ontario Canada
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Ontario Canada
Originally Posted by beanoil
2020 Toyota Sienna
500 miles
FF and factory Denso out.
NAPA 0w20 syn, Denso first time fit in.
5 ounces of LubeGard BioTech.

Yes I'm certain it did not need to be done, and that some may have chosen a different oil, or no additive.
This is one of the easiest changes I've ever done. I read many comments about the cartridge and cap design, and problems with them.
I see none of it. Removed small cap, push the drain tap in the bottom of the big cap, unscrew big cap holding filter, replace cartridge, re-assemble.

M
When I worked in an Express lube I did lots of Toyota cartridge filters. They were only a pain when the previous person over tightened them.

If I bought a new vehicle ever I'd drain the factory fill as early as you did but probably no additive.


84 Olds Cutlass - 350 Olds
83 Chevy Caprice - 305 Sbc
79 Honda CX500
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5128825
06/08/19 08:19 PM
06/08/19 08:19 PM
Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 552
Connecticut
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Joined: Jul 2008
Posts: 552
Connecticut
2005 Ford Freestyle
179,000 miles

Out:
Motorcraft FL 820s
Motorcraft 5w-20

In:
Fram TG2
Motorcraft 5w20


Don

2005 Ford Freestyle SEL, 158k, Motorcraft 5w20 synblend, Motorcraft filter

2007 Ford Fusion SE 2.3l, 125k, Mobil 1 EP 0w20, Motorcraft filter
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: AlienBug] #5128873
06/08/19 09:08 PM
06/08/19 09:08 PM
Joined: May 2019
Posts: 33
Northern CA
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Posts: 33
Northern CA
2015 4Runner with 39,750 miles.

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2018 Tundra
2015 4Runner
1998 Acura CL
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5129408
06/09/19 03:08 PM
06/09/19 03:08 PM
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 255
New York
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Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 255
New York
2012 Acura TL 6MT
87608 miles

3744 since last OC

Out: 4 qts Pureplus 5W30 plus some Havoline 5W20 makeup oil

In: Mobil 1 5w30 Advanced full synthetic
also changed Fram Ultra filter with same (filter had two oil changes on it)
MM down to 15%

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5130254
06/10/19 12:59 PM
06/10/19 12:59 PM
Joined: Dec 2013
Posts: 2,596
Alabama, United States
Red91 Online content
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Joined: Dec 2013
Posts: 2,596
Alabama, United States
97 civic
1.6 4 banger
Out: castrol 5/30, fram core filter
In: Napa 5/20, Napa proselect filter

07 focus
2.0 4 banger
Out: unknown, service champ filter
In: Napa 5/20, Napa gold filter


05 Chevy Impala
3.4 V6
Pit crew QS 10/30
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5130547
06/10/19 05:30 PM
06/10/19 05:30 PM
Joined: Dec 2013
Posts: 2,596
Alabama, United States
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Joined: Dec 2013
Posts: 2,596
Alabama, United States
99 Camry solara
3.0 v6
Out: probably acdelco 5/30, Napa gold filter
In: Napa 5/30, Napa gold filter


05 Chevy Impala
3.4 V6
Pit crew QS 10/30
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Red91] #5130805
06/10/19 08:55 PM
06/10/19 08:55 PM
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 2,562
Cali
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Posts: 2,562
Cali
1983 Silverado 2wd
305ci
230,798 mi.
Out,
O'Rielly 20w50
STP S373 2qt filter
In,
Pennzoil High Mileage 10w40
STP S373 2qt filter

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5130902
06/10/19 10:23 PM
06/10/19 10:23 PM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 186
wisconsin
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Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 186
wisconsin
1997 jeep grand Cherokee
out whatever the PO had before and a car quest filter
in STP 10W40 and a super tech filter


http://www.southeastbinders.com/
88 f150 4.9 valvoline 5w30
08 jeep patriot oreilly's syn 5w20
Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5131341
06/11/19 12:01 PM
06/11/19 12:01 PM
Joined: Dec 2018
Posts: 8
NJ
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Joined: Dec 2018
Posts: 8
NJ
2016 Subaru Forester 2.5L
24,000 miles

Out:
Idemitsu 0W-20
Subara OEM Filter 15208AA15A

In:
M1 AFE 0W-20
Subara OEM Filter 15208AA15A

This was my first DIY oil/filter change since buying the car and having the dealership do the first 3 complimentary changes.

Eager to monitor how the car behaves and feels about moving from the Idemitsu to M1 AFE...

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5131353
06/11/19 12:22 PM
06/11/19 12:22 PM
Joined: Jan 2018
Posts: 236
Central Texas
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Joined: Jan 2018
Posts: 236
Central Texas
2017 Kia Rio EX, 1.6L Gamma

Out: 3qt Delvac 1300 15w40 + 0.5 qt Pennzoil Platinum High Mileage 5w20
Hours on oil: 103
Miles on oil: 4805
[email protected]: 72715

Off: Purolator ONE PL14459
Hours on filter: 207
Est. miles on filter: 9380

In: 3.5qt of 75% Delvac 1300 15w40 / 25% 0w-40 Mobil 1 Euro FS
On: Fram Ultra XG9688

Re: Post your latest oil change [Re: Superbuick96] #5131554
06/11/19 04:10 PM
06/11/19 04:10 PM
Joined: Sep 2016
Posts: 145
Washington
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Posts: 145
Washington
1995 Mercury Cougar XR7 w/4.6L V8 at 57,828 miles.

OUT: 5 qts. of Motorcraft 5W-20 Syn-blend Oil and Motorcraft FL820 oil filter
IN: 5 qts. of Mobil 5000 10W-40 Conventional Oil and FRAM Extra Guard PH2 Oil Filter

First oil change on it since 2016. crzy Figured I'd go the "thickie" route, and give it a little extra for the warm Summer months. On the 12 mile drive back home, it drove smooth & quiet. Even had a little extra "oomph" to it.


2005 Ford Explorer AWD - 169,920 miles (Pennzoil Plat. HM 5W-30)
1995 Mercury Cougar XR7 - 58,593 miles (Mobil 5000 10W-40)
2016 Volkswagen Jetta - 31,200 miles (Carquest Full Syn. 5W-30)
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