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Old 08-18-2013, 11:24 PM
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Default Well there you have it!!

Originally Posted by Irv View Post
My personal believe now with regards to synthetic is, if you don't tow/haul on a regular basis, live in a cold/hot climate, drive in dusty/dirty conditions, drive constantly in stop and go traffic etc etc, then synthetic isn't likely for you, especially if you are changing your oil at the 5000-7000 mile mark or less.
The only factor, and a cogent one, that you've overlooked, incidentally, is that there is virtually NO mechanical wear when you run synthetic oil.

But it's a free country, you own the truck, so use the oil you choose according to the rationale you outlined above.
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