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Old 12-25-2008, 07:34 AM   #1
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Default Best oil for 350Z?

Just wondering what kind of oil do you guys use?
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Old 12-25-2008, 07:50 AM   #2
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What kind of oil where you thinking about using?
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Old 12-25-2008, 07:52 AM   #3
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There's a reason there's a post that says read before posting.
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Old 12-25-2008, 07:57 AM   #4
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I like using 100% canola oil. Great stuff
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Peanut oil
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Old 12-25-2008, 07:58 AM   #6
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You enthusiasm for taking care of your 350Z is commendable. But we do not need a monthly

What's the best motor oil?

thread.
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Old 12-25-2008, 07:59 AM   #7
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On a serious side of things. Amsoil, Redline, Penzoil Platnum, M1 are the best oils.

Stay away from RP If you care about your car.
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^^i mix those 4 together and make my own super oil
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Cooking oil....
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for my Z i use mobile 1 synthetic

always changing it before 3000 miles
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Old 12-25-2008, 08:54 AM   #11
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? Motul 300v ?
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I like using Click the image to open in full size. Oil
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I dont understand why so many people hate RP oil. Ive used it in my previous car and my current Z and I have had no problems whatsoever. Not to mention there all basicly the same quality of Synthetic Oil as brands go like Mobile 1, Castrol ect picking one to use is subjected to how much of a hit you want your wallet to take.
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Old 12-25-2008, 11:17 AM   #14
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All oil is the same, most are produced at the same plants mixed together.. then branded differently.

Same goes a lot for most gas. You can buy mobile gas from Mobile and XXXX gas station will have the same exact refined gas. Sometimes mobile will even buy gas from shell and hess refineries and vice versa if they underestimate demand.

I worked at Hess corporate for a couple years and this is exactly what happens.
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oil is oil...it does the same fucen job
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The same oil i used last oil thread
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Old 12-25-2008, 11:49 AM   #17
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On a serious side of things. Amsoil, Redline, Penzoil Platnum, M1 are the best oils.

Stay away from RP If you care about your car.
whats wrong with RP? I just changed it with RP 5w-30...should i be concerned?
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here buddy. http://my350z.com/forum/engine-drive...ysis-info.html
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/ thread. looks at FACTS not peoples opinions.
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