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    how much oil do you keep on hand?

    Other than what I have for an upcoming oil change. what's the point? will you be hard pressed to spend an extra couple of pennies for an oil bottle that has a newer date? these people on here are cheap skates. it doesn't matter what you buy, just change your oil. and that's the bottom line...
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    Post your latest 2 stroke mix

    Burned up an Echo last time I blew my tractor off. White smoke, exhaust was glowing even at idol. Ran great before I put it to rest even with it red hot. Can barely pull the cord now. She's stuck. I knew the 80:1 ratio was bull ****. This confirms it. Also confirms Amsoil are liars. I'll be...
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    Bar soap: which one do you use?

    Well isn't this a daisy. I had to log in to reply to you good folks. After many year of using irish spring body wash, and dial, I've found Old Spice Swagger body wash to be more superior. Not only does the toxic masculine smell make other non dominant feminine smelling men convulse in fear, it...
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    Honda GSV190

    A couple of videos, I'll get some more in depth ones soon.
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    Honda GSV190

    Ill try uploading some video on youtube, but may take a little bit i havent ever done it before.
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    Honda GSV190

    Yes, but as it is i can sit down on the seat pop the hood and pull start it effortlessly
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    Meguiars Hybrid Ceramic Wax (HCW)

    *1 week ago today* Washed with Turtle Wax Max Power, dried while using Meguires Ceramic wax, let dry completely, then followed with a light coat of Turtle Wax Ice spray wax and buffed streakless. Rain X 2in1 on the glass, used TW trim restore on hood vent. Meguiars ultimate insane shine on the...
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    Honda GSV190

    Its pull start, I tried making the key switch be able to turn it off, but it doesnt work so im using the factory kill/choke on throttle. The power is plenty. Im 300lbs and live on a very steep hill and it goes up and down fine. Original motor was 6hp, the Honda is 5.1. The tractor is ran with...
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    Honda GSV190

    It has been over a year since I've touched the tractor. I finally got a get it done attitude and finished it up a few weeks ago. She runs great, Ive even bought a John Deere dump trailer for it and have been using it to haul leaves and stuff around. I have been seeing other Model 60s with...
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    Kirkland Signature Synthetic Oil

    I was at Warren here in Council Bluffs last Friday they was loading several trucks with Kirkland Signature. <img src="/forums/graemlins/cool.gif" alt="cool" title="cool" height="15" width="15" />
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    Unorthodox oil choices

    Ordered on amazon and going to try castrol gtx hm 10w 40 in the equinox 2.3l probobly the first time ill ever do such a thing.
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    Anyone NOT have a problem with Jiffy Lube type places?

    Id say if in doubt take it to the dealership, but ive seen a car leave the bay being parked they had forgotten to put the drain plug back on, and this was a Lincoln dealership. The old man was [censored]. As for Jiffy Lube, I had the oil changed in my Land Rover and they insisted on taking...
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    Castrol Edge vs GTX "High Milage"

    I went 10k on last change toping off every few weeks, sometimes took 1/2 a quart, others a full quart. I would like to do it every 5k but i dont see the point honestly.
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    Castrol Edge vs GTX "High Milage"

    Ive been using the castrol gtx hm in the wifes 13 equinox with the oil burning issues. The gtx has less phosphorus and replaced by other additives (to protect or prolong the catalytic converter)... yall know... . Learned a few months ago that they have the Edge hm with the same additive...
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    Engine rebuild oil 2.4 ecotec

    Im in the same boat. Ive been using castrol gtx high milage which seems to be doing just fine. Still burns oil but im not spending a penny on this pos.
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    Where Does Valvoline Get Their Base Oils

    Doesn anyone know where Valvoline gets their base oil from?
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    Mobil Super 5w30 sn oil in turbocharged engine

    SN Plus was developed to protect agains LSPI why would a sticker saying d1g2 or ford whatever mean any different? I dont trust anything chevrolet would push i am over their crap product for good.
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    Post your latest oil change

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Brian553</div><div class="ubbcode-body">2017 Kia Rio EX, 1.6L Gamma Out: 3qt of 75% Delvac 1300 15w40, 25% Pennzoil Platinum High Mileage 5w20 doped with Rislone Hours on oil: 100 Miles on oil: 4635 [email protected]: 86135...
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    How can both of these oils be excellent options?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by paoester</div><div class="ubbcode-body">If you don't have time to duplicate the career of German oil spec engineers, Part of the Porsche A40 engine test protocol is seen at: <a...