Oil Changes WAS: Fumoto Oil Drain Plug

SuffolkD at aol.com SuffolkD at aol.com
Wed Apr 7 03:12:52 EDT 2004

No way Bernie:
20K a filter? Once a year MAYBE....it you drive 5-10,000 miles.
I did that in a 4000Q:  10K between changes was Black oil....even a FRAM 
filter! YIKES
NEVER in a turbo........bearings LOVE dirty oil from infrequent 
-Scott by BOSTON

> From: Bernie Benz <b.benz at charter.net>
> Subject: Re: Fumoto Oil Drain Plug
> You guys are changing oil and filters far to often, IMO!  Once a year in
> nice weather, or oil at 10K and filter at 20K are an easy to remember
> milestones.  The other philosophy to which I subscribe and recommend to my
> non wrenching son is to never change oil, just change cars every 200K.

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