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Old 09-26-2017, 11:49 PM   #1
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Gemini Oil Change

Hello,Just had the oil changed on my 2017 Gemini 23tr ford transit 3.2 Diesel Motor Home @7674 miles.Ford dealer used 5w40 synthetic oil & ford oil filter
out the door with all fees & taxes $136.99
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Old 09-27-2017, 04:17 AM   #2
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I just had the Ford dealer change our V10 about a month ago. 6qts synthetic & filter $75! I think you got the cork screw!
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Old 09-27-2017, 04:49 AM   #3
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I just had the Ford dealer change our V10 about a month ago. 6qts synthetic & filter $75! I think you got the cork screw!
But....He got 13 and a third quarts of synthetic oil...
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Old 09-27-2017, 12:18 PM   #4
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I just had the Ford dealer change our V10 about a month ago. 6qts synthetic & filter $75! I think you got the cork screw!
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But....He got 13 and a third quarts of synthetic oil...
and its a Diesel--always costs more for a Diesel.
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Old 09-27-2017, 01:39 PM   #5
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Congratulations!
Oil changes for my Can Am Spyder are usually about $250.
Anything less than that, and I'm a happy camper!
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Old 09-27-2017, 02:42 PM   #6
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But....He got 13 and a third quarts of synthetic oil...
I didn't realize a small turbo diesel took 13qts! My bad! I drove truck for 20 yrs and knew they took a bunch. When the dipstick shows add on them it takes a gallon, instead of a quart. I should have researched before opening my mouth... LOL
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I don't think that the charge for the oil change will even cover the cost of all of that oil!
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Old 10-04-2017, 01:27 AM   #8
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Our Gemini on the Mercedes Sprinter chassis takes 14 quarts of 100% synthetic oil, and its only a 3.0L diesel. It does, however get between 16 and 17MPG.
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