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Old 09-04-2014, 10:31 PM
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My other vehicle is an 08 equinox and the engine has always been noisy like lifters.... Every oil change (bought it new now has 50k miles) has been done at pep boys. This time I decided I was going to start doing my own oil changes and after putting Pennzoil oil an a purolator filter, it seems quieter, is this possible or is it just my perception??????
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very possible, now you know the right oil and wt is in there, and most likely used a better oil filter. same as my 11 hemi sounds noisier when i used M1.
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Many owners have reported less lifter noise after switching oils, usually from dino to syn or M1 to Pennzoil.

Maybe there's something to the Chrysler spec certified thing.
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i am sticking to penzoil even M1 does get specs for chrysler. interesting because i have used M1 from the early eighties.
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