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Where you getting your oil?

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by Sawboy, May 4, 2013.

  1. Sawboy

    Sawboy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,700

    I'm thinking of switching over to full synthetic. For those of you running it, what are you running, and where are buying it from?

    2007 F350, 6.0
  2. got-h2o

    got-h2o 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,440

    Either Rotella 15/40 or Mobil Delvac. Walmart is usually the cheapest. I never go to Walmart, but that's about all that gets me there.
  3. got-h2o

    got-h2o 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,440

    *I didn't catch the synthetic part....read too fast
  4. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,794

    I've got no help with the synthetic. We run either motorcraft or mobil delvac in everything, 7.3-6.7's and my duramax. We get it from a parts supplier, Farm and Fleet or Napa. Whoever is cheapest at the time.
  5. gallihersnow

    gallihersnow Senior Member
    Messages: 304

    I just take my trucks to the local Ford or GM dealer for service. :laughing:
  6. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,174

    who really changes oil anymore.......I just traded them and buy new ones
  7. Sawboy

    Sawboy PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,700

    Pfft. I'm not doing it myself. Just wanna supply the parts and wondering if synthetic is worth the cost, and where you guys source it.
  8. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617

    Having Diesels with 14 quarts or more it has to save money. To double the change intervals. The oil is not cheap from what I have seen.
  9. allagashpm

    allagashpm Senior Member
    Messages: 797

    I run 5/40 rotella synthetic year round. 21 a gallon at wallys. Sent a sample into Blackstone.at 5k, they said to try 6k and send in another sample. I stuck with 5500 oil change intervals. My truck seems to run much quieter
    Edit: this is an 02 7.3

    FISHERBOY Senior Member
    Messages: 542

    FOR me its rotella 15/40, the local napa store is 2 cents more than walmart, plus ford filters and prolong on the top end goes a long way