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    12,335 miles between synthetic oil changes! Never again!

    That's literally exactly what you're implying.
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    Mercon LV UOA 57k Ford Transit 250 EB with 6r80 trans

    I did a UOA on a BMW X5 with the nearly identical zf 6hp transmission. It was the factory fluid at 120kmi. Wasn't pretty. https://bobistheoilguy.com/forums/threads/120kmi-factory-fill-atf-zf-6hp28x-2013-bmw-x5-35d.324586/
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    Anyone ever bend their own exhaust with this?

    "Produces bends in strip up to 2" wide and in round and square stock up to 5/8" " I don't think this is meant to bend exhaust tubing. Just small round and square stock.
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    120kmi factory fill ATF ZF 6HP28X 2013 BMW X5 35d

    2013 BMW X5 35d twin turbo diesel 120kmi Report is from the factory fill ATF Transmission is a ZF 6hp28x BMW says that you never need to change the fluid, though ZF later made a recommendation of 60kmi OCI's. The results are not pretty. <img...
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    Kirkland's Signature vs Super Tech...

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by kschachn</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Factual, meaning tests that accurately represent the conditions in an ICE and give (factual) and relevant results. This does neither, since the wear scar test does not apply to any...
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    Kirkland's Signature vs Super Tech...

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by kschachn</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Mad_Hatter</div><div class="ubbcode-body">(Kschachn has a "thing" for PF <img...
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    Kirkland's Signature vs Super Tech...

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by kschachn</div><div class="ubbcode-body">As usual, meaningless tests from this goofball to try and make a distinction that does not exist.</div></div> Maybe not the most scientific tests in the world, but I would not...
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    Silicone Sealant And Torqueing Bolts

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by atikovi</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> Yes silicone is for sealing bathrooms, not cars! Cars use RTV compounds. </div></div> I'm pretty sure that the vast majority of automotive RTV compounds are silicone
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    Silicone Sealant And Torqueing Bolts

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Olas</div><div class="ubbcode-body">silicone is for sealing bathrooms, not cars! </div></div> Pretty much every OEM auto manufacturer on the planet would disagree. <div class="ubbcode-block"><div...
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    Silicone Sealant And Torqueing Bolts

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by atikovi</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by CT8</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I prefer a gasket </div></div> I prefer no leaks.</div></div> Many...
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    Youtube video on 2020 Corvette 1st oil change @ 500 miles

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Hootbro</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by loneryder</div><div class="ubbcode-body">That guy is obnoxious!</div></div> Seems to work for him...
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    Filters for German cars, Mann, Mahle or Hengst?

    The Mann oil filter for my X5 takes very considerable force to put onto the filter housing mount. Enough that I was concerned about it's integrity. Hengst filter installs without issue.
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    Use a garden sprayer pump to fill oil

    Not sure why everyone is hating on this idea, this method works great for differential and transmission fill ports that are impossible to fill with a normal funnel.
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    How do you get 'fresh' tires at Costco?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by pitzel</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by heynow</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally...
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    How do you get 'fresh' tires at Costco?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by MoneyJohn</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> I would prefer tires not to be less than 6 months old. </div></div> Why would you only want tires older than 6 months of age?
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    Temporary tags in Mississippi

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Jarlaxle</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> AUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUGH! OK, yet again, at least the fourth time: <span style="font-weight: bold">in Mississippi, <span style="text-decoration...
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    Do bolt threads grab at the same spot every time?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Imp4</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> <img src="/forums/graemlins/33.gif" alt="duh" title="duh" height="29" width="25" /> You have additional adjustments of approximately 1/3 to 1/2 of a turn in to position the fitting...
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    Turbo Durability?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by tc1446</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I'm skeptical of relatively new stuff, turbo's for example. </div></div> By new, you mean 30 years old?
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    How to get better MPG on a Subaru, FWD fuse, winter mode, etc.

    Even when not in AWD mode, you're still spinning the AWD components... 4 axles, 2 differentials. The only real way to gain any significant mpg would be to remove these. I would just run it as is.
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    4-53T Cold Start (Merry X-Mas)

    Beautiful! Love the swap. How much work was the conversion?
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