What is the best 10W-40 Dino Oil

Status
Not open for further replies.
Joined
Dec 2, 2002
Messages
6,388
Location
Washington St.
quote:
Originally posted by Mike: I would say Havoline. I used 5W- 30t in my 1999 fleet surburban for 95,000 miles, changing oil every 5,000 miles and the truck is in like new condition. Never uses any oil and the engine have never been opened up. Can't go wrong with Havoline.
The Havoline you used since '99 was made by Equilon, a joint venture between Shell, Texaco, and (I think) Saudi Aramco. The current Havoline is made by ChevronTexaco. Both are probably on the better side of average oils, and I don't know if it's the same oil...in fact it is different oil (as are all the others) due to the change from API-SJ to API-SL in 2002. Ken
 
Joined
Jun 4, 2002
Messages
1,933
Location
Oklahoma
quote:
Originally posted by Tango Two: What is considered the best 10W-40 Dyno Oil?
It will depend on who you ask [Smile]
 
Joined
May 30, 2002
Messages
700
Location
USA
Looking at the specs and by price it has to be Chevron/Havoline. It is a group 2 at about$.59 qrt here in Mn at Checker Auto (with rebate and coupon)
 
Joined
Nov 17, 2002
Messages
3,023
Location
USA-Michigan
I would say Havoline. I used 5W- 30t in my 1999 fleet surburban for 95,000 miles, changing oil every 5,000 miles and the truck is in like new condition. Never uses any oil and the engine have never been opened up. Can't go wrong with Havoline.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top