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#2125198 - 01/02/11 10:02 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
deven Offline


Registered: 06/28/05
Posts: 2084
Loc: Massachusetts
I would have never for the life of me thought that Pennzoil would win out in this forum. shocked hide

Thanks Troy for taking the time to put it together!!! Says a lot about you and your passion for motor oil!
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#2125212 - 01/02/11 10:19 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: deven]
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Registered: 07/22/08
Posts: 768
Loc: Iowa
"Pennzoil" would have included both dino and synthetic oil sales? Not surprising at all if that is the case......
Pennzoil sells lots of both!!

It would be interesting to know the breakdown of Pennzoil sales.... but our scribe is probably exhausted!

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#2125344 - 01/03/11 05:23 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
Andrew MKZ Offline


Registered: 10/04/09
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All, yes Shell is included in Pennzoil, but I listed Rotella seperate because it is supposed to be used for a different application.

I was suprised to see SuperTech up as high as it was shrug

I do not have the data, but I can tell you ALOT of the oils WERE synthetics, and a P1 filter was common, along with a Napa.
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#2125346 - 01/03/11 05:33 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: daman]
Andrew MKZ Offline


Registered: 10/04/09
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Originally Posted By: Doug Hillary
Hi,
DT466E - Great effort - thanks

Keep the DT466 going - great power plant series!

Thanks! Sadly, it has to go after this year(age limit, who knew shrug), no telling what I will get next. frown
Originally Posted By: daman
Not accurate unless all 33,000+ members posted,but still nice job.

i didn't vote..

Do you know how glad I am all 30,000 didn't post? LOL
There was no voting.......all this came from Jan 1, 2010 to the end of the year on the Post your latest oil change thread.


Edited by DT466E_bus (01/03/11 05:34 AM)
Edit Reason: my bus has to go :(
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#2125362 - 01/03/11 06:39 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Nice work!
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#2125365 - 01/03/11 06:46 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 07/03/05
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We should make this a yearly thing, it will tell if the favorites change from year to year and probably the effectiveness of the oil bigger oil companies advertising budgets. If we included grades of oil dino or synthetic we could see if there is a swing toward "thicker or thinner" oil. If dino or synthetic is gaining popluarity. Lots of info.

The only thing that surprised me was I would have thought Castrol and Valvoline would have switched positions on the list. I would have though Castrol sold more oil that Valvoline. Oh well,

Nice job! Thanks!
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#2125409 - 01/03/11 07:57 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 12/12/08
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thanks, wow Sopus products all together = 35.5%
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#2125465 - 01/03/11 09:22 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: bradepb]
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Registered: 11/12/09
Posts: 609
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i, too, would like to see it go another year. i'd post this time.

like others have said, thank-you for doing this. there is so much data on this site. it is nice to see some of it distilled here. Great job!
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#2125511 - 01/03/11 10:24 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 10/04/09
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Loc: USA
Yall make me feel good blush

As for the Castrol/vavoline, after all the BP stuff went on I am not suprised.
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#2125526 - 01/03/11 10:35 AM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 09/23/06
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Originally Posted By: DT466E_bus
Originally Posted By: Doug Hillary
Hi,
DT466E - Great effort - thanks

Keep the DT466 going - great power plant series!

Thanks! Sadly, it has to go after this year(age limit, who knew shrug), no telling what I will get next. frown
Originally Posted By: daman
Not accurate unless all 33,000+ members posted,but still nice job.

i didn't vote..

Do you know how glad I am all 30,000 didn't post? LOL
There was no voting.......all this came from Jan 1, 2010 to the end of the year on the Post your latest oil change thread.

I bet lol
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#2125889 - 01/03/11 03:50 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 10/04/09
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Definatly.
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#2126009 - 01/03/11 05:31 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 01/04/10
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Loc: Oklahoma
You mean definitely, unless of course you meant defiantly. smile

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#2126169 - 01/03/11 07:38 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
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Registered: 04/13/09
Posts: 3735
Loc: Miami-Dade County
I am surprised Quaker State did better then Motorcraft...But it's all good.
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#2126179 - 01/03/11 07:47 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: Andrew MKZ]
Happy Birthday Pablo Offline


Registered: 10/28/02
Posts: 46546
Loc: Duvall WA - Pacific NW USA
Man that was a lot of work. Thanks!!

I was a bit confused (easy to do) - so the data is only from the "latest change" thread? Somehow I was thinking the whole site....YIKES!!

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#2127663 - 01/04/11 09:47 PM Re: ****BITOG's FAVORITE OIL 2010 RESULTS**** [Re: CROWNVIC4LIFE]
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Loc: new jersey
me too i like motorcraft

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