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Old 06-19-2007, 08:11 PM   #1
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I'm going to change my oil tomorrow and i need to know whats the best oil to get?
Should i get Valvoline Max Life? Or will the Advance Auto Generic Brand work just fine?
And what oil filter? AC-Delco, purlator, k&n?
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if you want a simple recommendation on an excellent oil...

go with either Mobil 1 or Pennzoil Platinum and either a Delco Filter or a Purolator PureONE filter. I recommend the PureONE.

But if you just want dinojuice, just get generic advance auto parts oil (its just rebottled good stuff anyways) with the same recommendation on filters.
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According to the oil filter comparison, some of the best ones are K&N, Wix, Mobil 1, Purolator PureONE, Delco, and Napa Silver and Gold filters. There are a few others, but the ones I listed are the best choices. DON'T even look at a Fram, they are garbage.
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Go with the Valvoline and a AC Delco filter and you will be fine. I don't even use the Max Life, I just get the regular. (I changed my oil this past weekend)

REMEMBER...FRIENDS DON'T LET FRIENDS BUY FRAM
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Redster...shame shame shame shame on you...

There'* a topic that has been beaten past death a billion times...

And being a vet...and Search is in the upper right corner.
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Redster...shame shame shame shame on you...

There'* a topic that has been beaten past death a billion times...

And being a vet...and Search is in the upper right corner.
I know i know
my main question was going to be weather valvoline max life was worth it, but instead of being specific i just made it a general topic.
i guess i should've searched first... sorry boss
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3800'* aren't known to beat up valve stem seals....

I'd say unless you are leaking oil, Or burning it in a bad way... Just get what ever Dino or synthetic floats your boat..

Mobil
Havoline
Valvoline
Castrol


Any of them with a decent filter ( Not Fram ) will work just fine

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