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    Oil conundrum... To mix or not...

    So I couldn't have thought of a better place to ask this lol. Long story short my wifes Edge takes 5.75qts. This oil change, I had a qt left over from the last in the jug, or so I thought... I threw the new full 5qt jug in and went to throw the remaining .75qt fromt the other jug( from the...
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    So what's the "go-to" PEA based fuel additive? Indirect and direct injection engines...

    I know techron and redline were the go-to's backing the day with Gumout lately coming back into the picture. I was wondering what is the one to get or look at now days? My wife has a 2015 Ford edge with a direct injection engine. I noticed the idle felt a bit, rougher? No issues to note and the...
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    Storing motor oil, how long should it last?

    Sorry for the redundant thread but if buying oil and wanting to use it within say 6 months or so, how long should it really last? Id guess upon using it, I should give it a good shake or is that even really needed? We're at the point where we need to buy oil when we see it, not when we need...
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    When does Napa run sales on VPB Extreme 5w40?

    So with Rotella being nearly non-existent in my area in the last few months, Im going to need to figure something out come spring time when my OCI is going to be due. I have Rotella in my '19 6.7 and I think Im going to chase the Valvoline Premium Blue Extreme this time. I know Napa has sales on...
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    Battle of silicone greases for caliper slide pins

    As many of you may have seen already, Im in the search for new greases for brake jobs here and there. I thought this might need its own post- since its specific. The general consensus is to use a "dielectric" silicone grease ( lack of a better word, I know... ) on the pins. Many recommend the...
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    Looking for a Sil-Glyde replacement for brakes...

    so my tube is pretty much done, and wondering with the advancements in lubricants, is there something better as an all around brake grease? Im not one to grease the back of the pads as I think the rubber shims do their job. But Im looking for something for the slide pins, contact points etc. Id...
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    Best cleaner for rough cold idle?

    Looking for the best cleaner to help with a weird cold rough idle. Other than that, car runs fine
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    2019 Ford PS 6.7 - 5w40 or 10w30... Syn or not...

    I get it - I could be throwing money away etc... Money isnt an issue because I change this oil so infrequently. I dont put many miles on it and when I do its typically mostly highway - never short-tripped either. At worst case its a mix between city ( think neighborhood driving ) and highway...
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    Help on ford oils- Just got back from dealer...

    So I just had my first free oil change done by the dealer, I tried to call but I got the hold please... So I figured Id end up here anyway. This would be for my 2019 6.7 What they used was this part number: XO 10w30 BSD . From what I gathered its discontinued, so how does that work? Also, I...
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    Oil suggestions on: Ford Edge 2.0 Ecoboost w/35k 5w30 miles

    So back to buying more oil again... My stocks have ran out so looking for something else to buy. This is my wife's car, so she drives gingerly with 60% on the highway and 40% on the regular roads. Pretty much zero stop and go in terms of city driving. I use Ford filters on her engine. Calls...
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    Is Techron still king?

    Please excuse the general question, but is Techron still the go-to? Looking to use it in my wife's 2.0 Ecoboost D.I. engine and in an old Nissan 2.5 Nissan motor ( high mileage ). Thoughts on what to use in both?
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    Can someone give me a website to help explain oil and how it thins out etc

    Im trying to explain to someone at work how oil works etc, so say you have a 5w40... I was saying it starts off at a thinner 5w and once up to operating temp is ends up at a 40w. Then he was saying well it thicker cold and thinner hot, so how does it do that and so on. I tried to explain VIIs...
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    f250 - Friction modifier needed... which brand

    So long story short, I get some shuddering when going up my driveway. I come in at a sharp 90 and then go up hill in a short amount of time and have to snake a bit too, the driveway is like a stretched out "S". Anyway, I think I need to add some modifier. I didnt add any 3 years ago when I did...
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    What to look for specifcally when choosing a Ford Powerstroke oil?

    sorry for another thread, but this one is more geared directly to a certain question. I found the most current Ford Approved list (<a href="https://www.fcsdchemicalsandlubricants.com/main/additionalinfo/dieseloilsWSSM2C171F1.pdf"...
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    Ford's back and forth with approved and where we stand now. Specifically the 6.0

    So I see that many past popular oils are still not approved by Ford for use in their vehicles, specifically their 6.0 motor. What's the general consensus on what to use? Should I just use Delvac, Valvoline, M1 etc off the shelf and don't worry? Ford say's we'll kill our engine but the oil...
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    2005 Nissan Sentra 2.5l Auto trans drain and fill?

    I cannot find a solid answer on the forum or online as to what the capacity is on the 2005 2.5l auto ( se-r ) sentra. Its just my wifes OLD car, that has 130k on it and I use it for work. But I figured why not drain the trans... It calls for Matic-D but Im going Maxlife Syn most likely. Does...
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    5w40 needed for a 6.0... Yup another thread

    So like many, what exactly is going on here with Ford and the specs. My old 6.0 is young at 74k miles. I used my last bit of Delvac ESP 5W40. What should I go with? I've only seen a list of approved 10w30s on here, nothing on 5w40s. Suggestions?
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    Which grease for general purpose/ do all.. Amsoil?

    So I wanted to get some Amsoil grease. I know there isnt a do all grease per-se, but Id assume that some grease is better than NO grease... Is there a grease by amsoil that would work well in all applications? Again, Im sure there are MANY people that pump whatever that have here and there and...
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    2 easy to get greases for home use: name them...

    So what are two greases that could cover all aspects of greasing in the automotive world. Say like rubber bushings, bearings, u-joints etc. Im sure there may be the need for three greases but I can live with two and sacrificing POTENTIAL issues later on. I mean come on guys, something is better...
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    Powerstroke 6.0 engine: What does CK-4 mean for me

    So Im wondering and I see the same concern here and there... What does the Ck-4 mean for my semi older motor? By that I mean what does the new Ck-4 mean in terms of longevity? Id assume they arent going to make a CJ-4 ONLY ( or at least up to CJ-4 ) oil. I seen a discussion about people saying...
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