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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 07-29-2007, 11:06 PM Thread Starter
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Oil to use in the 7.3, what do you all use??

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Either Rotella or if you wanna go synthetic run amsoil code DEO
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I run Rotella synthetic in both of my truck. That oil has been working great for me for a lot of years... Way cheaper than Amsoil.
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Amsoil HDD5W30 in the Excursion and Rotella 10W40 in the IDI.

2K3 EXCURSION 7.3L 4x4 EDDIE BAUER 107K miles as of 06-13-07
AFE Stage II / 4" MBRP exhaust / DP-Tuner F5 (Stock, 60hp Tow, 80hp Econo, 120hp race & High Idle) / Quadzilla Commander/ATS Housing
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my dads been running rotella 15w40 sence 96 with no problems
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I'm running rotella 15w40 too

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I run Amsoil in my truck.
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I run rotella 15w40

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'96 f350 cc dually, 5 speed w/ short throw shifter, stage 1 injectors, '03 sd intercooler, d66 turbo, DP Tuner F5 chip (stock, high idle, tow, econo, extreme) modified IDM, CCV mod, gutted EBPV

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royal purple 15w40 synthetic

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I run Delo 400. Over 193,000 miles. Have excellent Blackstone oil analysis reports.

99.5 white F250 7.3L Super Cab S/B 4x4(Built 3/31/99): 6" Superlift, Donahoe Racing shocks, 35x12.50 17 TOYO M/T, 17x9 Centerline Kodiaks, AIS intake, BTS valve body, 4" turbo back BullyDog exhaust, Edge Juice w/ Attitude, SNUGTOP bed lid, 05/06 front end conversion, 201,000 miles and counting!
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