Date: Sat, 15 Sep 2001 22:34:18 -0700 From: "Dave M." <gadgetNOSPAMnopsamtiernet.net> Subject: Re: Does anyone use synthetic oils?
I've been using Mobil1 in my '98 Corolla starting at 3,000 miles and change it at a conservative 7500 mile interval. When I change the oil, it is still yellow on the dipstick, light can be seen through it when draining and there is no noticeable oil consumption. Dave M. "Proconsul" <nospamnopsamam.com> wrote in message news:HsSo7.4782$RS3.3055553nopsam1.elcjn1.sdca.home.com... > Yes, it is! I used Syntec for a while. On the advice of my Volvo mechanic, > changed to Mobil One - the difference, especially in valve function is > dramatic....! > > My 850 "loves it".....:) > > PC > > "Johannes H Andersen" <johsnopsamanytime.co.uk> wrote in message > news:3BA3C638.92407EEDnopsamanytime.co.uk... > | > | > | Proconsul wrote: > | > > | > Mobil One is an exceptional product that anyone would be wise to use - > no > | > matter what anecdotal warnings you will certainly get. I'm persuaded > that > | > it's a benefit in any car - except for museum pieces....:) > | > > | > PC > | > > | > | No doubt, but is it really better than other fully synthetics > | satisfying API SJ/CF ACEA A3/B3 at around half the price? And why? > | > | Johannes > >