SyN
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SyN

6.7L CTD Owner, Male, from Tornado Alley

6.7L CTD Owner Dec 12, 2017

SyN was last seen:
May 20, 2019 at 2:48 PM
    1. SyN
      SyN
      6.7L CTD Owner
    2. SyN
      SyN
      Roger: sent you a PM.
    3. rsdata
      rsdata
      I hope you can answer a couple of questions...

      I saw your post joined the oil forum, and contacted Gena...
      I now have 7 qts of 5W-20 Pennzoil thx to you and Gena...

      1. I am getting close to oil change interval... do I dump my Mobil1 and take a sample of it to send in for a baseline?... or do I wait to take a sample from a normal interval using the Pennzoil?

      2. Will Blackstone send me another oil sample kit automatically when they get mine?

      3. anything else I need to know?

      thax for your help

      Roger
    4. SyN
      SyN
      20wt oils were created for 1 reason CAFE-->MPG ! Not Lower Wear Numbers! These oils still proved good engine protection within the Daily Driver!
      I just believe there are better options out their & so does Ram/ Chrysler when the engine is worked. Other wise my manual (guideline) would not state that if I can't find a 20wt oil a 30wt oil will be more then acceptable. It's is just simply My oil viscosity preference.

      My MDS has functioned perfectly with my 30Wt/40Wt combo. Many other owners have proved the MDS myth wrong.

      I feel I don't need the Boutique Oils to achieve the SAME results that I would have achieved with the Synthetic oils I can buy right off the local shelves or My Amazon. Also just not a Fan of paying Tax & Ridiculous shipping costs for my oil changes!

      Hope this helps?
    5. TheRudeDog
      TheRudeDog
      Quick question since I don't have much time to do the research (my dealer dumped my oil by mistake (Amsoil Signature 05-20). What made you switch to 5-30 and does it harm the engine (MDS)?

      Thanks!!

      P.S. And why not Redline or Amsoil?
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    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Tornado Alley
    Occupation:
    OneOk
    Ram Year:
    2017 4WD - Tow Prep Pkg - Off-Road Pkg - 3:42s w/Anti-Slip
    Engine:
    6.7L CTD

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    The -JUDGE- :worship:
    2017 Bighorn CC/SB HD2500 4WD - 6.7L CTD
    Oil: -Schaeffers- 9000 5W-40 w/Fleetguard FL9028
    Frontend: RL-75W-90 68RFE/BW44-46: All-Trans Rearend: RL-75W-110
    Coolant: FG ES HD OAT Air Induction: Ram Air w/Fleetguard Filter
    Tires: Firestone 285/60R20 Transforce AT on OEM Aluminum
    Additives: -Schaeffers- SoyShield or HSS- Diesel Extreme
    I Support: Double R Diesel

    Mileage: 4127