Vehicle: My girlfriends 2006 Ford Freestyle SE FWD 3.0 V6 with CVT transmission
Date of oil being placed into service: March 3rd, 2012
Odometer at time of oil change: 100,501
Oil used: 5 quarts Service Pro 0w-20 SN/GF-5 full synthetic with 1 quart of Red Line 5w-30
Filter: yellow Purolator PureONE PL24651
Top Up: none
Air filter: Performax PA-474
Date of sample: September 15th 2012
Miles on oil: 2,999
Miles on vehicle at time of sample: 103,500
Oil Analysis Lab: ALS Tribology, Georgia branch, using a NAPA FIL 4077 sample kit.
Previous oil used: 6 quarts Service Pro 0w-20 Full Synthetic SM
Current oil: 6 quarts Mobil 1 5w-20 SM with a bottle of Lubegard Biotech
This was an unintentionally short run. I reset the oil life at 80% and had intended to run it to 0 before changing. I changed it early at 20% and somehow that ended up being 2,999 miles instead of 5,000.