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Old 01-14-2014, 02:34 PM
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Royal purple?

Hey guys. It's time for me to change the oil in my 2.5 yj. I was considering running royal purple in it so I figured I would get some input on it first. I know it will be more costly, in just tryin to protect my investment.

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I used amsoil and it seems to be working fine. I have 155, 000 on the original engine, so a buddy of mine said i should probably use synthetic. I don't know anything about royal, but amsoil has a pretty good rep.

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Old 01-16-2014, 02:58 AM   #3
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I have Royal Purple in everything in my 87. motor oil, trans, t-case, rears, power steering. I have nothing but good to say about it. Lasts longer than conventional oil, makes the trans and rears run cooler.
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I ran royal purple in my mustang. It had about 450 hp and I ran the gut out of it and it seemed to do great.
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As long as it doesn't have an oil leak. I want to put it in mine but with every drop I see $$$. I've jumped on the synthetic band wagon a long time ago but not in the jeep until I get the leak fixed.
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Just curious as to why its called Royal Purple. Is the oil purple?
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Old 01-16-2014, 01:35 PM   #7
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I dont know why its called "Royal Purple" but the oil is kind of a purple/blue color.
Used it in my drag cars with good results.

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