Mobil 1™ is the world’s leading synthetic motor oil brand delivering our ultimate performance and protection. Mobil 1™ 0W-40 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil is engineered for the latest gasoline and diesel (without Diesel Particulate Filters or DPFs) engine technology delivering excellent all-round performance.
so today i go to valvoline quick change (closer to my errands today). get the synpower full synthetic. notice the sticker says 3k miles before next oil change. ***? the mechanic tells me i can go 5k. but 7.5k - no way. i try to research online, and valvoline pretty much refuses to say how many miles you can go. while mobil 1 says go 15k.
Valvoline ™ Full Synthetic Grease is an excellent heavy-duty and multi-purpose automotive and industrial extreme-pressure grease. Valvoline Full Synthetic Grease is formulated with a lithium complex thickened in a synthetic base oil, moly and other premium additives to provide superior protection from high loads and extreme temperatures (-40°F to 425°F).
0W20 Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy, API SN synthetic = 96,364 psi 5W20 Royal Purple API SN synthetic = 90,434 psi He also points out that more additives aren't necessarily better - i.e. some of the racing oils are extremely high additive and they will damage your engine if you don't change them every 500 miles (or less), not to mention ...
Valvoline Synpower Vs Mobil 1 – Motor oil is like blood in human body. It is used to lubricate, clean, and cool engines. So finding best brand of motor oil is very essential. On this post, we’re going to make it comprehensive based on number of ratings and user experiences.
Mobil 1 has been providing the market with incredibly well researched and developed oils for decades. Their M1 Extended Performance oil filters; like their oil, come to market with some huge claims, touting “one full year of guaranteed protection” if paired with their oil. The M1 filter is well made.
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Check out bob is the oil guy. I think they are mostly the same. With little difference with 5k intervals ... Since I'm a fan of Mobil 1 oil in my car/truck I was wondering how the "Q" stacks up against M1. I use the 5W-30 grade. Anyone used this synthetic oil in your cars/trucks and what do you think??? ... LockNLube Grease Coupler locks onto ...
Pull up the MSDS on both of them and then compare what's "in" it. I've become quite the oil guru since joining Bob Is The Oil Guy. RP AND Mobil 1 5w-30 don't get great reviews there. Mobil 1 EP is great though. If I were to run synthetic again, I would use Pennzoil Platinum . With my 3-5k OCI, synthetic was a waste of money.
When Mobil 1 Annual Protection was released, three big problems became a brutal reality for the marketers at Mobil. 1) Nobody wanted to pay $50 for a 5-quart jug of motor oil. 2) Mobil 1 Extended ...
This is a highly respected synthetic grease over on the Bob is the Oil Guy forums with a High Moly content. I used it for my wheel bearings, though I have read that some manufacturer say not to use Moly greases on Wheel bearings as it can cause bearings to slide instead of roll within the races.
Today, more than 30 years after Mobil 1 was introduced as the first synthetic motor oil for the automotive market, there is still a great deal of confusion among drivers about the benefits and use of synthetic motor oils compared to conventional, mineral-based oils.
The reasons you should do your own oil change are 1. The grease monkeys at your local lube shop don’t change the crush gasket on the drain plug. 2. The grease monkey at the local lube shop don’t understand it’s a crush gasket and runs the drain pl...
Lubrication Question? Nlgi 2 Grease. Thread starter rwm; Start date Jan 8, 2016  ... Just though I would provide some followup on the Mobil 1 grease. The lathe seems to be running fine with cool bearings. ... It may take me a few years to use up a large tube of grease. By then the oil has leaked out enough for the grease to thicken and for ...
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Toyota Brand 0w20 - is this full synthetic? Discussion in 'Gen 3 Prius Care, ... Bob Is The Oil Guy. ... He says that he will save me a trip and sell the Toyota oil to me for the Walmart price, and that the Toyota oil is actually Mobil 1 anyway. Waaaaaaa?
with mobil 1 10w30 during the summer, i average around 38mpg, and 35mpg during winter (with 5w-30). so i guess its a pretty straightforward comparison. maybe if i went back to valvoline in summer just for the heck of it, i might come close to mobil, but i'm happy staying put with mobil1 and dont want to experiment.
Porsche stress tests have shown extreme engine wear protection, Mercedes “Million Kilometer Test” has demonstrated how clean Mobil 1 is the best synthetic oil to operate in the toughest “real-world” driving conditions, resisting “sludge and deposit formation” to keep the oil looking like new.
Note 1 -- If your engine has excessive sludge deposits due to less-than-adequate maintenance practices, Mobil 1 High Mileage can help by reducing the sludge left behind in your engine. For severe cases of sludge, short oil change intervals (3000 - 5000 miles) are recommended for the first 2-3 oil changes as reduction of the sludge takes place.
Valvoline SynPower vs. Mobile 1? I have a 2006 Honda Element with 60k miles. The original owner has been using Mobile 1 since new (or at least after the break in period). The guy who works on my car, and only works on Hondas & Acuras, uses Valvoline SynPower. I have been reading that SynPower is a really good oil, but how does it...
macmanks wrote:I am sure I will stir up a few demons here with my comments, but that is ok. The two most important elements to extended engine life are, in order of priority: #1 The Oil FILTER#2 The Oil The two best filters available right now are the Mobile 1 Extended Performance followed by the Amsoil EA012. the best value is the Mobile 1 extended.