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View Poll Results: how often do you check your oil?
every fill up 1 5.56%
every other fill up 0 0%
once a month 8 44.44%
once a week 7 38.89%
pffft who checks their oil? 2 11.11%
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Old 10-08-2011, 11:40 PM   #11
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I had to go with "pfffft". I use synthetic, I have an oil pressure gauge and oil monitor. I look at the oil when I change it. Don't know if it makes a difference but Castrol Syntec darkend more than Mobil One or Quaker State after the approx 10k intervals so I stay away from it just because. Used Valvoline this last time because it'* was Wally'* best price and wondering how it will fare. The two times I used Mobil One it was amazing as to the transparency left in the used oil.
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i check mine once a week not for level but just cause i never have to top anything off in bubba my buick or my black truck actually none of my vehicles lol
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