Recent Topics
Replaced Golf Sportwagen with an Alltrack
by dareo - 05/31/20 03:27 PM
TW Ceramic Spray First Time
by Toros - 05/31/20 02:49 PM
The perfect tractor oil
by Chris142 - 05/31/20 02:42 PM
5.7 HEMI Lifter/cam failure cause
by Skippy722 - 05/31/20 02:38 PM
Battery 2013 4Runner 4WD
by Gebo - 05/31/20 02:29 PM
Supermarket Heroes 500 at Bristol
by bdcardinal - 05/31/20 01:55 PM
More M1 changes
by Flashlightboy - 05/31/20 01:49 PM
Car Reviewers
by borgward - 05/31/20 01:43 PM
Final charge global extender
by mker - 05/31/20 01:15 PM
Rotella Multivehicle 5W-30
by js1956 - 05/31/20 10:54 AM
Tesla Model 3 Driving Guide
by JeffKeryk - 05/31/20 10:41 AM
Keep OE carb vs replacement
by JHZR2 - 05/31/20 10:00 AM
Gave away some of my stash
by Chris142 - 05/31/20 08:32 AM
Two year check in - Dewalt 20 V String Trimmer
by Snagglefoot - 05/31/20 08:07 AM
Sturmey Archer 3 Speed-Shifting?
by ET16 - 05/31/20 07:45 AM
Power washing your home
by ARB1977 - 05/31/20 07:05 AM
Clint Eastwood car collection.
by PimTac - 05/31/20 04:51 AM
Newest Members
AbbeyRoad, RPF, Rayi, juca, jrow96
71584 Registered Users
Who's Online Now
77 registered members (apham8, barryh, ABN_CBT_ENGR, A_Harman, BBC_bias, B34R, 6 invisible), 2,599 guests, and 31 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums67
Topics306,098
Posts5,286,302
Members71,584
Most Online4,538
Jan 20th, 2020
Donate to BITOG
Print Thread
Hop To
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Mopar 5W-20? #5138592 06/19/19 04:39 PM
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
J
John344 Offline OP
OP Offline
J
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
I really don't understand why there is no information on the internet about this oil? I tried to search for information about this oil but found nothing. The Packaging and the label at the bottle don't mention anything about the type of this oil (if it's Synthetic or Blend or conventional oil) I tried to search for the spec sheet and couldn't find it. I know for a fact that SHELL is providing this oil to Mopar? but Which one is it from the SHELL line up?

The label only says Mopar MaxPro 5w-20 API SN - ILSAC FG-5 - MS-6395

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138598 06/19/19 04:46 PM
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
B
burla Offline
Offline
B
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138602 06/19/19 04:51 PM
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
B
burla Offline
Offline
B
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
pqia maxpro voa

Looks like maybe pyb or more likely Pennzoil Gold that is a blend.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138603 06/19/19 04:53 PM
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
B
burla Offline
Offline
B
Joined: Nov 2016
Posts: 1,163
For sure not sn+ friendly formula, so not PP.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138604 06/19/19 04:55 PM
Joined: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,489
D
donnyj08 Offline
Offline
D
Joined: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,489
If you want to use it it’s a good oil looking at the PQIA report.

If it were me I would use a superior and Full Synthetic Shell (SOPUS) product like QSUD 5w20


QSUD 5w20 7% Noack

Last edited by donnyj08; 06/19/19 04:59 PM.

2008 Silverado LT Z71 101k PP 10w30
2016 Tucson Limited 1.6T AWD 35k M1 5w30 AP
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138611 06/19/19 04:59 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
GumbyJarvis Offline
Offline
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
PYB is FF usually on FCA vehicles, I'm guessing maxpro is in the Sopus family


2018 Ram 1500 5.7L SLT
Group 7 V2222 - Mobil 1 Truck & SUV 5w30
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: burla] #5138640 06/19/19 05:46 PM
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
J
John344 Offline OP
OP Offline
J
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138643 06/19/19 05:50 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415
PimTac Offline
Offline
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415
Originally Posted by John344
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.




What is so special about this particular oil that you must use it for warranty purposes? The Magnusson Moss Act is definitive on situations like this.


2017 Mazda CX5
Mobil 1 Annual Protection 0w20
Roki OEM filter.
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138649 06/19/19 05:57 PM
Joined: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,489
D
donnyj08 Offline
Offline
D
Joined: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,489
Originally Posted by John344
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.



Any 5w20 meeting MS6395 will keep your warranty in tact. Brand does not matter.


2008 Silverado LT Z71 101k PP 10w30
2016 Tucson Limited 1.6T AWD 35k M1 5w30 AP
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: donnyj08] #5138654 06/19/19 06:10 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
GumbyJarvis Offline
Offline
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
Originally Posted by donnyj08
Originally Posted by John344
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.



Any 5w20 meeting MS6395 will keep your warranty in tact. Brand does not matter.


These are the spec'd 5w20 oils I know about/have seen the writing on the bottle:

MS6395 Conventionals:
PYB, QSGB, Formula Shell, Havoline, Chevron Supreme, Valvoline, Mag1

MS6395 Synthetics:
PP, PUP, QSUD, Formula Shell Syn, Havoline Syn, Valvoline Syn, Schaeffers

Theres plenty of in spec options other than Mopar that are more affordable and readily avaliable.

Again, most FCA vehicles I've heard about come with PYB as the factory fill, if using anything other than Mopar Oil would void the warranty, why would they use something other than it at the factory?

Last edited by GumbyJarvis; 06/19/19 06:18 PM.

2018 Ram 1500 5.7L SLT
Group 7 V2222 - Mobil 1 Truck & SUV 5w30
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: donnyj08] #5138687 06/19/19 06:52 PM
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
J
John344 Offline OP
OP Offline
J
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
Originally Posted by PimTac
Originally Posted by John344
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.




What is so special about this particular oil that you must use it for warranty purposes? The Magnusson Moss Act is definitive on situations like this.



Originally Posted by donnyj08
Originally Posted by John344
Originally Posted by burla
Well, if you use whatever shell product you want you would know which one you are putting in the crankcase, leave the, leave the Mopar name on the shelf.


The only issue is that I'm forced to use it because of the warranty schedule. Me personally I would use a different one.



Any 5w20 meeting MS6395 will keep your warranty in tact. Brand does not matter.


I will explain to you furthermore. The reason I have to use the Dealer specified oil is because of the free service that is linked with the warranty. When I visit them they do everything and they don't give me the right to choose.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138697 06/19/19 07:02 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
GumbyJarvis Offline
Offline
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
I will explain to you furthermore. The reason I have to use the Dealer specified oil is because of the free service that is linked with the warranty. When I visit them they do everything and they don't give me the right to choose. [/quote]


Every dodge dealer I’ve been to between California to Florida doesn’t use Mopar Branded oil, they usually use whatever MS6395 specced oil is cheapest.

For example: the “Mopar fill 5w20” at the Dodge-Ram-Fiat dealer in town here usually gets either Pennzoil or Quaker State while the unassociated local Jeep-Chrysler dealer uses Havoline/Supreme. Every time I got my old 2013 Dart serviced, it also came with a Wix Filter

The Ram-Jeep-Chrysler dealer down the road in the next county over uses Havoline products, Mopar filters.

The Ram-Jeep-Chrysler-Fiat dealer in my hometown in Florida uses Valvoline products and champ ecores.

The Ram-Dodge-Jeep dealer I stopped at in California used Pennzoil Gold and Magnetti filters exclusively except for SRT products.

Ask your dealer what they fill with, I doubt it’s the actual Mopar branded oil, they might say it is while they’re standing in front of a yellow drum that has a pennzoil logo on it, there’s very little money to make when it comes to oil changes, most of the time dealers use whatever they can find that’s cheapest and in spec.

Edit: either way, Mopar oil seems to just be rebranded Pennzoil/Shell/QS

Last edited by M56959; 06/20/19 03:49 AM. Reason: No need to quote all replies

2018 Ram 1500 5.7L SLT
Group 7 V2222 - Mobil 1 Truck & SUV 5w30
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: GumbyJarvis] #5138711 06/19/19 07:12 PM
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
J
John344 Offline OP
OP Offline
J
Joined: Apr 2019
Posts: 98
Quote
Every dodge dealer I’ve been to between California to Florida doesn’t use Mopar Branded oil, they usually use whatever MS6395 specced oil is cheapest.

For example: the “Mopar fill 5w20” at the Dodge-Ram-Fiat dealer in town here usually gets either Pennzoil or Quaker State while the unassociated local Jeep-Chrysler dealer uses Havoline/Supreme. Every time I got my old 2013 Dart serviced, it also came with a Wix Filter

The Ram-Jeep-Chrysler dealer down the road in the next county over uses Havoline products, Mopar filters.

The Ram-Jeep-Chrysler-Fiat dealer in my hometown in Florida uses Valvoline products and champ ecores.

The Ram-Dodge-Jeep dealer I stopped at in California used Pennzoil Gold and Magnetti filters exclusively except for SRT products.

Ask your dealer what they fill with, I doubt it’s the actual Mopar branded oil, they might say it is while they’re standing in front of a yellow drum that has a pennzoil logo on it, there’s very little money to make when it comes to oil changes, most of the time dealers use whatever they can find that’s cheapest and in spec.

Edit: either way, Mopar oil seems to just be rebranded Pennzoil/Shell/QS



It could be in the USA but not In Middle East, they only use Mopar and what I have been told that they get it from SHELL because SHELL has a factory in the Middle East in Oman to be exact. This is why all the dealers in the Middle East use Mopar only and nothing else. I wish we had the flexibility as the Untied States, when it comes to Warranty and Services.

Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138714 06/19/19 07:15 PM
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
GumbyJarvis Offline
Offline
Joined: Aug 2011
Posts: 2,573
SHELL also makes PENNZOIL, QUAKER STATE, ROTELLA, and Formula Shell.
Mopar is just rebranded Shell oil.


2018 Ram 1500 5.7L SLT
Group 7 V2222 - Mobil 1 Truck & SUV 5w30
Re: Mopar 5W-20? [Re: John344] #5138724 06/19/19 07:24 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415
PimTac Offline
Offline
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 13,415
Your location as “desert” is pretty vague. You are also assuming we know all the details as well. This could have been stated in the first post for clarity.


2017 Mazda CX5
Mobil 1 Annual Protection 0w20
Roki OEM filter.
Page 1 of 2 1 2
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

BOB IS THE OIL GUY® Powered by UBB.threads™