DasWolfen at DasWolfen at
Wed May 29 19:48:17 EDT 2002

In a message dated 05/29/2002 6:41:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
Djdawson2 at writes:

<< n a message dated 5/29/2002 2:41:27 PM Mountain Daylight Time,
 thequattroking at writes:

 > I live next to a truck stop.  I am frequently there for food and gas.  I
 > have overheard truckers say they change their oil between 20-30K miles on
 > dino oil.

 And that interval works quite well... for diesel truck engines.  Keep in
 mind, a redline of 1800 - 2200 rpm, an engine that uses a fuel with high
 lubricity, lower operating temps, and constant highway use.

 Dave >>

 And dont forget that Heavy-Duty diesels measure oil capacity in gallons.
Even my Power Stroke powered wrecker gets more oil in one change than the
most anal 200 owner uses in a year!


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