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#3206467 - 12/04/13 06:34 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: GutsyGecko]
IndyIan Offline


Registered: 09/23/08
Posts: 6265
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: GutsyGecko
Around a 1000 quarts of just about anything imaginable that I've gotten for very cheap!

What is your plan to use all that up? 250 oil changes worth?
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#3206499 - 12/04/13 06:54 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 550
Loc: Florida
37 qts of PP
25 qts of Maxlife
10 qts of Havoline Synthetic
6 qts of Havoline Dino
7. Qts of Peak Dino
5 qts of Nextgen Synthetic.
90 qts total.

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#3206548 - 12/04/13 07:35 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
901Memphis Online   content


Registered: 08/14/10
Posts: 7685
Loc: Northern Kentucky
I'm out of stash. I hardly ever see clearance sales and I check a lot.

1 wix filter for Buick
2 x Fram XG 3980
4 quarts of Mobil 1 TDT 5w40 bought on clearance $2 each
1 new oem fuel filter for each car



I've got to see pics of the 1,000 quart stash.
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#3206603 - 12/04/13 08:12 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
JR Offline


Registered: 08/08/04
Posts: 976
Loc: Michigan born but my heart bel...
1qt of amsoil saber 100:1
8qts of shell 5w-20
5qts of nextgen maxlife 5w-20
4gal of quicksilver twc-3 for farmall 560 diesel fuel treatment
12.5gal of supertech tractor hydro/trans
1qt of qsgb 5w-20
2qts of dex/mercon

Ken

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#3206607 - 12/04/13 08:15 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
abdodge1500 Offline


Registered: 10/25/13
Posts: 33
Loc: Florida
1 quart of Valvoline Maxlife 10w-30
2 quarts of Mopar ATF+4
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4spd Auto, Mopar/Autozone Tranny Fluid
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#3206650 - 12/04/13 08:40 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: abdodge1500]
blackman777 Offline


Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 981
Loc: Santa Ana, California
Nothing really.

Just 1 gallon of Pentosin + 1 gallon of 5w-50 Schaeffer oil for diesel. Quality VW 505-compliant oil is hard to find so I pre-order it.

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#3206713 - 12/04/13 09:30 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
13Tacoma Offline


Registered: 11/14/13
Posts: 81
Loc: California
I think just 1/2 quart of valvoline next gen 10w30.

If nothing is on sale when you need it, is that a good reason to do longer ocis?


Edited by 13Tacoma (12/04/13 09:30 PM)
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#3206735 - 12/04/13 09:54 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
2010_FX4 Online   content


Registered: 09/26/10
Posts: 3899
Loc: USA
50 QTs - Mobil 1 AFE 0W-20 SN
25.5 QTs - Mobil 1 5W-20 SN
96 QTS - Mobil Super 5000 5W-20 SN
12 QTs - Formula Shell 5W-20 SN
12 QTs - Quaker State Defy 10W-40 SN
5 QTs - Quaker State Ultimate Durability 5W-20 SN
5 QTs - Shell Rotella T6 5W-40 SM
3 QTs - Amsoil Severe Gear SVT 75W-110 Gear Oil
3 QTs - Amsoil Severe Gear SVO 75W-140 Gear Oil
1 QT - Amsoil ISO 46, SAE 20 Compressor Oil
5 Gal - Shell Spirax S4 TXM 10W-30 Hydraulic Fluid
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232.5 QTs Total

16 - Motorcraft FL-820s Filters
5 - Motorcraft FL-500s Filters
2 - Fram Ultra XG2 Filters
1 - Purolator PureOne PL14459 Filter
5 - Kawasaki OEM KVF-750 Filters
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29 Filters Total
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2014 Explorer LTD......M1 AFE 0W-20 SN + FU......(Last OC @ 23.2K)

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#3206741 - 12/04/13 10:02 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: 2010_FX4]
xtell Offline


Registered: 12/13/06
Posts: 195
Loc: ohio
20 qts Valvoline WB 5w-30
8 qts Chevron Supreme 5w-30
16 qts Mobil 1 5w-30
12 qts Castrol Syntec 5w-30
1 qt Kendall semi-synthetic 5w-30

xtell

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#3206754 - 12/04/13 10:20 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
cheesepuffs Offline


Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 445
Loc: Connecticut
Can I ask you guys that have massive stashes what exactly the point is? I don't have a stash, although I do wish I had maybe one shelf with some variety at all times, but what on Earth do you do with *hundreds* of quarts of oil? How can you possibly even use all of it? I mean even if you could, the API rating would be like SY by the time you were that deep into your then old SN stock and the year would be 2076.
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#3206784 - 12/04/13 11:05 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
901Memphis Online   content


Registered: 08/14/10
Posts: 7685
Loc: Northern Kentucky
Some people have quite the car collection, and more cars = more oil changes.
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2002 Buick Century 108k - O'reilly HM 5w30/Fram Ultra XG 3980
Filter mag/Cooper CS5 GT/Wearever Platinum Ceramics
Triple Edge 4T65E/Maxlife Dex-Merc

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#3206803 - 12/04/13 11:41 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
Cristobal Offline


Registered: 01/02/11
Posts: 2196
Loc: Cal-Neva-Ari
A huge stash provides better satisfaction than any other human experience, bar none. There are BITOG guys who would rather stick to their stash than spend a thousand nights with the most beautiful women in the world.

I hope that answers your question.
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#3206851 - 12/05/13 01:21 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 12817
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
When doing fleet management, I had case upon case of Quaker State. Each car got an oil change (5 litres) per month, so you could tear through a lot of oil. Others (including myself these days) are simply nuts. wink
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2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Hastings LF113
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

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#3206890 - 12/05/13 05:14 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
MuzzleFlash40 Offline


Registered: 06/20/11
Posts: 831
Loc: Ohio
10 - 5 quart jugs of Maxlife 5w20
10 - 1 quart bottles of Maxlife
2 - 1 quart bottles supertech 5w20 (used for top-off)
3 - Bottles Mobil 1 75w90
6 - Quarts Castrol Mercon V

8 Motorcraft 820s
6 Napa Silvers
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Penzoil Plat 5w20 & Mopar
04 Grand Marquis GS - 165k
Mobil 1 HM 5w20 & Wix

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#3206918 - 12/05/13 06:05 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
gfh77665 Offline


Registered: 09/01/08
Posts: 2689
Loc: Southeast Texas
Originally Posted By: cheesepuffs
Can I ask you guys that have massive stashes what exactly the point is? ...what on Earth do you do with *hundreds* of quarts of oil?


I maintain 6 vehicles. 4 of my own (self, wife, teenage daughter + van we travel in), plus adult daughters car, plus Mother-in-laws car. Also two riding mowers and a chainsaw.

Going 5 qt. at a time, my 170 I got for $1 each will use up in just few years.

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