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Old 01-26-2021, 10:11 PM   #1
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Getting Fluids Analyzed

I have seen many posts about getting Engine Oil, Transmission, and Generator fluids analyzed. Where do you get this work done?

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Many cat equipment dealers can do it for you. Cost is about $20 and usually a 24hr turn around time.
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Old 01-27-2021, 12:10 AM   #3
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Blackstone Labs is one that I see referenced quite often and where I've had the oil from the 6.2L in my F-250 analyzed at about 20K miles. The standard analysis runs $30 and they will send you a free collection kit that includes a pre-paid mailer to send your sample in via USPS.

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Old 01-27-2021, 12:31 AM   #4
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Blackstone Labs X2

I have used Blackstone Labs for several vehicles. Normal price gives a result in a couple of weeks. They have an rush service if you are buying a vehicle. It costs more. ( not sure how much )

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I use JG Lubricant Services. JG Lubricant Services is an IRV2 sponsor. The owner, Tom Johnson, is a former engineer with Allison and was instrumental in the development of Allison Transyd fluid. Have a question, call and sometimes Tom Johnson answers the phone. Very knowledgeable and will help with the sample submission process.

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SpeedCo can do it while you’re there. Not sure they would unless you are changing the fluids... worth a call if one in your area.
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I've been using Blackstone for engine and trans fluids. I'm pleased with them. There are others as well.
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