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#2128732 - 01/05/11 07:13 PM 2006 6.0 Powerstroke diesel On ford oil
Smokersteve Offline


Registered: 10/10/10
Posts: 2
Loc: CA
FOrd 15W-40 ford oil 5,200 miles.




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#2128737 - 01/05/11 07:14 PM Re: 2006 6.0 Powerstroke diesel On ford oil [Re: Smokersteve]
Smokersteve Offline


Registered: 10/10/10
Posts: 2
Loc: CA
Right now I am on Mobil 1 5W-40 with 4,000 miles on it. I put a bypass filter on when I was at 2,000 miles on the mobil 1. I eager to see how long I can go.

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#2128772 - 01/05/11 07:42 PM Re: 2006 6.0 Powerstroke diesel On ford oil [Re: Smokersteve]
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Registered: 04/19/10
Posts: 13523
Loc: Chicago, IL
Very solid. What's your driving style like?
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#2129079 - 01/06/11 04:07 AM Re: 2006 6.0 Powerstroke diesel On ford oil [Re: Smokersteve]
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Registered: 05/14/07
Posts: 7444
Loc: Indianapolis, IN
Decent report; nothing of major concern here.

What "repairs" were made?

Synthetics and bypass filtration are excellent tools for extending the OCIs out significantly. As long as you follow that mantra, and the UOA data support continued use, you'll do well. That is the only way to get your ROI for these type products.

Welcome to the site, by the way.


Edited by dnewton3 (01/06/11 04:08 AM)
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The act of preventative maintenance, in and of itself, is FAR MORE important than brand/grade/base choices among lubes and filters.
- under maintaining something is akin to abuse/neglect; that can kill equipment by shortening the lifespan
- over maintaining something has never been proven to be anything but a waste of time and money

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