Recent Topics
How Do You Handle Tailgaters?
by George7941
Today at 03:40 PM
2.4 multi air under valve cover
by ram_man
Today at 01:28 PM
Weather Channel Doppler Radar
by HosteenJorje
Today at 12:34 PM
They Are QUICK !!
by billt460
Today at 12:15 PM
GM 6094M- Mobil 1 High Mileage
by TmanP
Today at 11:58 AM
Help with bypass idea
by FamousAmos50
Today at 11:30 AM
99 Cent Store
by Cristobal
Today at 11:22 AM
Question about two oils.
by Cristobal
Today at 11:06 AM
Cadillac | 2017 CTS-V Sedan
by AirgunSavant
Today at 10:44 AM
2009 Accord Valvetrain Pic - 120k
by redhat
Today at 10:25 AM
Automated Car Washes
by Char Baby
Today at 09:44 AM
Why You Should Change Your Own Oil
by AirgunSavant
Today at 09:38 AM
Virgin Amsoil EA 15k03
by cronk
Today at 09:23 AM
Max interval for Napa Silver?
by gfh77665
Today at 09:03 AM
Which oil, CI-4+ or CK-4
by malloj
Today at 08:38 AM
Pennzoil Euro L 5w30
by pbm
Today at 08:09 AM
Which oil to try.....
by chiefsfan1
Today at 07:59 AM
Same price-PU 5w-30 or Edge Extended 5w-30
by kr_bitog
Today at 07:10 AM
2014 Genesis Coupe
by JetStar
Today at 06:53 AM
Fleet maintenance system
by msmoke00
Today at 06:34 AM
Newest Members
C2vette, AZ426John, stanglife, grumpyrat, Rugman
60964 Registered Users
Who's Online
68 registered (2oldtommy, Best F100, Astro14, Carbon, bdcardinal, BTLew81, 6 invisible), 2479 Guests and 14 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
60964 Members
66 Forums
262792 Topics
4338640 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#2487524 - 01/09/12 06:48 AM 10W30 supertech synthetic
mobilaltima Offline


Registered: 02/03/11
Posts: 872
Loc: Golden Meadow, LA
is this a good oil? a friend of mine wants to run it in his '04 titan, 69,000 miles. he uses to tow a fifth wheel camper with his truck, but now he has an F-250 so he only uses this truck for very short trips to and from work. 10 miles round trip. i was thinking synthetic would hold up better to fuel dilution, and the 10W30 would be less prone to viscosity shearing. would change it every 3-4k with a P1 filter.
_________________________
2006 2500 Dodge 5.9 Cummins Mobil Delvac 15W40, Fleetguard Stratapore 90k miles
Early '99 F250 ECLB 7.3 Stroker, 223k miles

Top
#2487552 - 01/09/12 07:45 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
pbm Online   content


Registered: 04/19/04
Posts: 6701
Loc: New York
This oil should be fine for a 3-4K (even 5-6K) OCI.
PYB, QSGB, VWB, M5 etc....would work just as well IMO.

Top
#2487560 - 01/09/12 08:05 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
volk06 Offline


Registered: 10/04/10
Posts: 4713
Loc: Midwest
QSUD is only $0.30 more for a 5qt jug, it has dexos and hto-6 certifications which super tech does not. That's what I'd use.
_________________________
2011 F-150 Ecoboost
2012 Focus S
2001 Taurus

Top
#2487567 - 01/09/12 08:14 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
aquariuscsm Offline


Registered: 12/30/06
Posts: 15134
Loc: South Texas,USA
I`d go with M1 10W30HM.
_________________________
1996 Nissan 300ZX 5-speed,Arctic Pearl(#175 of 300)
Syntec 10W40/Fram Ultra
Amsoil MTG(tranny)
Amsoil 80W90 GL5(rear diff)
Mobil 1 ATF
Redline Water Wetter

Top
#2487586 - 01/09/12 08:35 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
OldCowboy Offline


Registered: 05/28/11
Posts: 734
Loc: SW Missouri
With his driving pattern, fuel dilution and condensation are going to be his enemies. Synthetic won't help. His best bet is PYB for it's robust additive package and 3000 mile OCIs.

Top
#2487663 - 01/09/12 09:45 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: volk06]
Norm Olt Offline


Registered: 01/27/03
Posts: 1829
Loc: Pac NW
Originally Posted By: volk06
QSUD is only $0.30 more for a 5qt jug, it has dexos and hto-6 certifications which super tech does not. That's what I'd use.


Now THIS makes sense!
_________________________
14Outback 10K
01ValkyrieIS 6K
93ZX11D 30K
87F250 185K
88420SEL 178K
88420SEL 212K (parts)
91420SEL 235K
92SVX 182K
00Nighthawk250 1.5K
93SC400 105K
85F150 104K

Top
#2488456 - 01/09/12 09:10 PM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
ahoier Offline


Registered: 02/03/10
Posts: 1723
Loc: Cocoa, FL
You're gonna get all sorts of comments wink But for short trips, and 3-4K OCIs, yes he will be good to go.....

Top
#2488937 - 01/10/12 11:43 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
mobilaltima Offline


Registered: 02/03/11
Posts: 872
Loc: Golden Meadow, LA
is 10W30 chevron supreme good? is it a thin 30 wt like i hear the 5W30 is?
_________________________
2006 2500 Dodge 5.9 Cummins Mobil Delvac 15W40, Fleetguard Stratapore 90k miles
Early '99 F250 ECLB 7.3 Stroker, 223k miles

Top
#2488956 - 01/10/12 11:59 AM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: Norm Olt]
coffee Offline


Registered: 03/11/07
Posts: 1116
Loc: Chandler, Arizona, USA
Originally Posted By: Norm Olt
Originally Posted By: volk06
QSUD is only $0.30 more for a 5qt jug, it has dexos and hto-6 certifications which super tech does not. That's what I'd use.


Now THIS makes sense!


+1
_________________________
Java Joe
1994 Volvo 945
Motorcraft 5w20

Top
#2488959 - 01/10/12 12:06 PM Re: 10W30 supertech synthetic [Re: mobilaltima]
KCJeep Offline


Registered: 06/30/11
Posts: 6654
Loc: Mahzurrah!
Originally Posted By: mobilaltima
is 10W30 chevron supreme good? is it a thin 30 wt like i hear the 5W30 is?


Yes, the 10w30 is thin too, almost a 5w30 in fact. Almost. But very good oil none the less.
_________________________
04 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.0 139k - Edge 0w40
09 Lincoln MKZ AWD 76k - Magnatec 5w30
12 KIA Sedona 70k - Edge 0w40
09 Ford Focus 121k - QSUD 5w30

Top