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post #31 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-20-2012, 02:40 PM
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how much money is that amsoil a qt compaired to the gn4 ....the only reason i ask is i get the shell rotella t 15w40 at wally world for $15.38 a gallon . i was running the valvoline atv oil from autozone at $399 a qt. i like the rotella t now

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post #32 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-20-2012, 02:59 PM
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I'm switching to Mobil 1 4t when my rebuilt motor hits 100 miles. Motor was knocking when I bought it. I'm breaking it in with Honda GN4. I've run Mobil 1 in everything from my drag cars to my trucks to my Harley for many years, and never had an engine problem out of any of them.

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post #33 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-20-2012, 05:53 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by mission View Post
honda contracts-out their oil to the lowest bidder, whoever meets hondas standards. it can be quaker state, valvoline, mobil etc. it can/could change yearly. its not crap by any means. is there less/more expensive oil that does equal to/less than or better......yes

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post #34 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-20-2012, 06:51 PM
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haha, run what you trust and it meets hondas specs, thats all. ill keep running what i have been, proven a great oil for me 15+ yrs racing. rotella 15/40

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post #35 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-22-2012, 09:52 AM
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I'm on the Rotella T 15w40 bandwagon. We've run it in everything from over-the-road trucks to lawnmowers and farm tractors. It's always held up remarkably well to the redneck eye (no analysis done). My 450ES will get rotella when it's put back together, unless......

Has anyone on here tried or used Cen-Pe-Co lubricant products in our ATV world? I know they are huge in the competition pulling world. I have a friend who just switched his excavating machinery over to their stuff and the oil analysis results have been astoundingly good. I believe they are pricey however.

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