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#2641789 - 06/01/12 12:05 AM Castrol
hr1940 Offline
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Registered: 02/13/07
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Loc: arkansas
Please welcome Castrol to our list of sponsors.

Helen

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#2641792 - 06/01/12 12:09 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
tenderloin Offline


Registered: 12/16/02
Posts: 5977
Loc: Huntington Beach, CA
Welcome!

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#2641796 - 06/01/12 12:12 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
JR Offline


Registered: 08/08/04
Posts: 920
Loc: Michigan born but my heart bel...
welcome!

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#2641799 - 06/01/12 12:17 AM Re: Castrol [Re: JR]
Billbert Offline


Registered: 10/09/09
Posts: 258
Loc: California
I have mostly been a Valvoline guy, but if they are gonna sponsor BITOG, I will try some castrol. WELCOME!!
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#2641821 - 06/01/12 01:12 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
JimPghPA Offline


Registered: 08/22/09
Posts: 2799
Loc: Pittsburgh,PA U.S.A.
As long as they still make GC even if it is called something else, their oil is welcome in my stash.
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#2641831 - 06/01/12 02:51 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
hardcore302 Offline


Registered: 11/23/09
Posts: 2396
Loc: Suffolk County, NY
I emjoyed my interval of Syntec black bottle and gold bottle.
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#2641839 - 06/01/12 03:53 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
tstep Offline


Registered: 08/06/11
Posts: 317
Loc: PA
Great to see Castrol here. Castrol Syntec 5w-40 in our 1.8t Jetta. Good stuff. Going to try 0w-30 next.

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#2641854 - 06/01/12 05:28 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
Hounds Offline


Registered: 03/19/09
Posts: 414
Loc: Hither & Yon
Welcome indeed! Castrol motor oil & I go back a long way -- well into the 1960s and and the days of air-cooled, four-cylinder, pushrod V-dubs and Porsches.

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#2641857 - 06/01/12 05:40 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
Boomer Offline


Registered: 09/19/08
Posts: 1618
Loc: Pennsylvania
Welcome and thanks for your support!!!
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#2641869 - 06/01/12 06:11 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 10976
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Thank you, Castrol. GTX was in my LTD when it got totalled off at over half a million kilometres. To be clear, I'm thanking Castrol for the quality product, and not blaming them for the collision. wink

Welcome!
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#2641874 - 06/01/12 06:19 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
PZR2874 Offline


Registered: 05/06/11
Posts: 499
Loc: San Antonio, TX
That mean we can now "encourage" them to start selling alot more German 5-30/5-40 ?




Welcome
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#2641904 - 06/01/12 07:10 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
chubbs1 Offline


Registered: 06/09/10
Posts: 4574
Loc: Merritt Island FL, USA
WELCOME!
Thank you for the footballs!! They are awesome!


I really look forward to hearing more about your technology and lubes. So far I have been very happy with your products.

PLEASE UPDATE YOUR PDS's
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#2641960 - 06/01/12 08:44 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
lexus114 Offline


Registered: 05/12/08
Posts: 6004
Loc: Easton, PA
Welcome aboard Castrol!! Glad to see you here, and thank you for sponsoring! grin2 p.s I like your GTX, good stuff.


Edited by lexus114 (06/01/12 08:49 AM)
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#2642599 - 06/01/12 08:54 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
aquariuscsm Offline


Registered: 12/30/06
Posts: 9393
Loc: South Texas,USA
Bring back Syntec 20W50. In Walmart 5 quart jugs would rock!
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#2642819 - 06/02/12 03:35 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
mongo161 Offline


Registered: 07/11/10
Posts: 3198
Loc: Coney Island, NY
Welcome Castrol!
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#2642910 - 06/02/12 08:31 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
MuzzleFlash40 Offline


Registered: 06/20/11
Posts: 761
Loc: Ohio
Welcome Castrol and thank you for making great products!
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#2642937 - 06/02/12 09:29 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
fdcg27 Online   content


Registered: 09/25/09
Posts: 8948
Loc: OH
I've got GTX HM in the old Subie right now, GTX 20W-50 in one of the mowers and have used some Syntec, Edge and Tection Extra over the past couple of years. I have some GC as well as some US Syntec (5W-30 and 5W-50) and some GTX in the stash at the moment.
Would Castrol be open to a Q&A thread?
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#2643003 - 06/02/12 11:07 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
jb2trbof150 Offline


Registered: 02/26/12
Posts: 64
Loc: oreana, illinois
Glad to see you here!!...I'm currently running Castrol Edge with titanium in my f150 ecoboost, I have about 1500 miles on the oil, I think the mpg has increased 1 to 2 mpg...and the engine seems to run more quiet...I'll be doing a Blackstone report at about 4500 miles.
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#2643724 - 06/03/12 08:59 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
CourierDriver Offline


Registered: 12/27/09
Posts: 2960
Loc: Tennessee
Welcome Castrol, now that said, if u have time, i need 5 qts of 5w30 dino please. see my lead sleds below
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#2644339 - 06/03/12 11:11 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
addyguy Offline


Registered: 09/08/05
Posts: 13425
Loc: Canada
Welcome Castrol!

I've gotten very good service out of GTX in my vehicles over the years.
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2003 Mazda Tribute LX V-6, 164k miles.
Oil: Edge SPT, PP, and Lucas syn; MPH2 filter.

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#2645168 - 06/04/12 08:23 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
dave1251 Offline


Registered: 07/15/05
Posts: 6370
Loc: Maricopa, AZ
Is this the second time that Castrol was a site sponsor? But no matter what THANK YOU!
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#2645813 - 06/05/12 02:13 PM Re: Castrol [Re: dave1251]
abycat Offline


Registered: 12/06/10
Posts: 978
Loc: grande prairie AB
Kinda expensive up here but im glad to see them as a sponsor!
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#2645947 - 06/05/12 04:45 PM Re: Castrol [Re: abycat]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 10976
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
You need to check with Walmarts, abycat. At least here, it's always on rollback. I haven't seen Castrol GTX at Walmart here for regular price since I started frequenting this board.
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2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Hastings LF113
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#2646270 - 06/05/12 10:57 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 24724
Loc: Illinoistan
So, Castrol Q&A time?
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#2646747 - 06/06/12 01:27 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
ltslimjim Offline


Registered: 08/06/10
Posts: 5143
Loc: PL&F
^This.

And Welcome to the Party!

getdown
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#2649915 - 06/09/12 11:36 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
daves87rs Offline


Registered: 02/23/09
Posts: 13257
Loc: Michigan
Welcome!
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#2650021 - 06/10/12 07:09 AM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
TDOHGL01 Offline


Registered: 03/06/12
Posts: 104
Loc: VT
Thanks for joining Castrol because you are all I will use is the edge with titanium.
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#2656323 - 06/16/12 08:47 PM Re: Castrol [Re: ltslimjim]
boosted Offline


Registered: 02/07/12
Posts: 252
Loc: WI
Originally Posted By: ltslimjim
^This.

And Welcome to the Party!

getdown
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#2701287 - 07/31/12 09:33 PM Re: Castrol [Re: hr1940]
boosted Offline


Registered: 02/07/12
Posts: 252
Loc: WI
Still no answers? Doesn't surprise me but its been long enough.
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