type of oil and filter

Discussion in 'Performance & Fuel' started by kw70chevy, May 12, 2012.

  1. kw70chevy

    kw70chevy Member

    i prefer royal purple and wix filter.and get about 6.000 miles before the next oil change.
  2. The Heater

    The Heater Rockstar 100 Posts

    I use AC Delco 1 quart filter on my 454. It is OEM. Oil varies. I am an Amsoil dealer but sometimes I use Valvoline dinosaur oil. I change more based on time than miles since the truck mostly sits. My engine also has a Preluber. So prior to starting the entire system is pressurized with oil, then on shutoff everything gets washed with oil so the dirt goes down to the sump.
  3. aloxdaddy99

    aloxdaddy99 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    This is a topic that has been beaten to death. But use Mobil 1 and a K&N filter. I would use Amsoil but it is not easy to find in stores.
  4. Pikey

    Pikey Moderator Staff Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 5000 Posts

    I use Royal purple or Mobile 1. What ever happens to fall off the truck that week. I only use AC Delco Filters
  5. Untouchable

    Untouchable Member 2 Years 100 Posts

    I agree. I use Mobile 1 and an AC filter. At one time I used basic Castrol GTX, dino oil...but after working in oil fields for 2 years, I changed my mind after hearing from the Mobile dealer that provided us with our fuel and oil.

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