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MACT oil sample testing series

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#1 OFFLINE   macbwt

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Posted 24 January 2018 - 11:32 PM

This is the first of a series of oil testing of virgin oil samples to show the additives in the oils before the oil is used. In some cases used oil samples will be compared to the virgin samples of the same brand and viscosity.

 

The sample presentations will be compared two at a time with approximately twenty brands from house brands to the high end brands. 

 

Lube oil for the PTU will also be tested to show the additives in the lube oils. 

 

Most of the oil testing will cover oils used in the Duratec and Ecoboost the oils tested will be 5W20 synthetics.  Viscosity does not play much of a part as the brands do in the testing. Viscosity will have little affect on the additives in the oils.

 

No conventional or blended oils will be tested.

 

Most used samples will be from a 3.5 Duratec and under severe driving conditions (high idle times and short trips)  The other oil testing on a 3.5 will be mostly highway/interstate driving and some idle time. 

 

all filters were either AMSOIL high efficiency filters .25 micron or Purolator Boss high efficiency

 

All vehicle used oil testing were Ford Edge Limited 3.5 FWD

 

Most testing is measured in engine hours and not miles.


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Posted 24 January 2018 - 11:32 PM


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Posted 25 January 2018 - 07:37 AM

For some reason I have no audio.


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Posted 25 January 2018 - 07:40 AM

For some reason I have no audio.

Blackstone labs.  A well recognized testing lab.



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Posted 25 January 2018 - 08:21 AM

Reboot of computer corrected my audio.  Thanks for the report.

 

Would like to see the SuperTech oils tested when possible.  Have saved a lot of money using their products over the years and have used the Schaeffer Oil analysis showing good performance and have given me good results in my 1996 Toyota truck at 299,967 miles.

 

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Posted 03 February 2018 - 08:48 AM

This is the motor oil cocktail video.  The oil tested after 191 hours of use.  


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Posted 23 February 2018 - 10:53 PM

The oil testing series is nearing the start date!!   More later on the exact date.  The series will be at least 12 videos involving about 16 engine oils and 4 gear lubes for the PTU.   I have found some great oils, some so so oils, one surprising oil and some outstanding oils.   The gear lube results will knock your socks off and you will want this gear lube in your PTU!!!   Excited about the series!!!!


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Posted 25 February 2018 - 07:19 AM

Thanks for making the videos.  



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Posted 01 March 2018 - 07:06 AM

The series will begin soon!!  The intro will be posted in about a week then new video's posted every 4th day.


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Posted 06 March 2018 - 08:42 PM

This is it folks. The MACT Garage oil testing series kick off.


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Posted 09 March 2018 - 08:47 PM

The first in the series.  Mobil 1 vs Walmart Supertech


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Posted 12 March 2018 - 06:25 PM

Episode #2


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Posted 15 March 2018 - 08:12 AM

Oil testing series Episode #3


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Posted 18 March 2018 - 07:20 AM

Episode #4


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Posted 21 March 2018 - 04:13 PM

Episode #5 of the oil testing series.


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Posted 24 March 2018 - 08:14 AM

Episode #6


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Posted 01 April 2018 - 07:38 AM

Episode #7


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Posted 01 April 2018 - 07:39 AM

Episode #8  last of the testing series.  Summary videos will follow.


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Posted 22 April 2018 - 05:02 PM

Top 3 summary for 5W20 oils tested.


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Posted 22 April 2018 - 05:03 PM

Top 3 off the shelf oils you can use in your engine.


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