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#3210880 - 12/08/13 10:14 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
GSCJR Offline


Registered: 01/20/13
Posts: 671
Loc: Ontario, Canada
113*4L 5w20 ST
68 qts 5w30 FS
4.4L 5w30 MS1K
7*4L 5w30 ST
5L 5W20 QSGB
10gal 15w40 Castrol Tection Extra
9*5qt 5w30 VWB
2*5qt 5w20 VSP
4*5qt 5w30 VSP
4*5qt 10w30 VSP
6*4.4L 5w40 M1 TDT
6 qts 10w30 M1 HM
4 qts 5w50 M1
3.5L 10w30 STS

15 qts ATF+4 Havoline
5*4L 3309 MS

1L TWC-3 ST
3 pcs. SI-1 Redline
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#3211032 - 12/09/13 08:23 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: KD0AXS]
TiredTrucker Offline


Registered: 01/04/08
Posts: 955
Loc: Kellogg, IA
Originally Posted By: KD0AXS
6 quarts PU 5W-20
40 quarts PP 5W-20
49 quarts Maxlife Nextgen 10W-40
22 quarts Maxlife 5W-20
12 quarts Havoline 10W-40
9 quarts VWB 5W-30
4 quarts Castrol Edge 5W-50
1 Gallon Rotella T6
10 quarts Mystik Sea and Snow


Originally Posted By: Kuato
Originally Posted By: TiredTrucker
55 gallons Schaeffer 7000 15w40,
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You win! Cheers2


55 gallons isn't really all that much when your oil changes take 10 gallons each. thumbsup





How true that is! Yeah, it just looks impressive from a volume standpoint, but when you have the perspective of how it is used, the dynamics change. And that's right... at 10 gallons an oil change, 55 gallons is like someone else having a couple of cases of oil for their pickup.
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#3211188 - 12/09/13 12:13 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
TFB1 Offline


Registered: 09/03/10
Posts: 2622
Loc: VA
I have maybe eight quarts of SM M1 0W-40 that will be used for spring time oil changes(mixed with M1 EP 5W-20 I'm yet to buy)... Also around 10 quarts of 10W-40 QS Defy for the older stuff and I think four gal of Rotella 10W-30 for the ones I beat on...

There are no doubt a odd quart, or two, or three etc in the garage as well, I don't keep up with actual numbers...

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#3211594 - 12/09/13 06:42 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
zoombucky Offline


Registered: 08/15/13
Posts: 7
Loc: mn
Just for a few.

15 qts PU 5w-30
3 qts Rotella T6 5w-40, leftovers from my subie.

I have a few Toyota and P1 filters in the stash.
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#3211702 - 12/09/13 08:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: 2010_FX4]
JavierG Offline


Registered: 06/11/11
Posts: 1109
Loc: Fresno, CA
Originally Posted By: 2010_FX4

Speaking for myself, nearly all of the oil that I have cost less than 70% of the full retail price with some of it being FAR (the Spirax was not, but that is a different story). So in essence, I save money in the long run by buying oil when it is cheap or free. I have only started this in the past year or so but have built up my stash very quickly. The other thing that I do on a regular basis is "share" my good fortune with others so there are some donations that happen from my stash as well.

Well said 2010_FX4!! My thoughts exactly. Although I still currently have over 250 quarts of various brands, I have donated well over 100 quarts as well. And I too was bitten by the BITOG bug just a couple of years ago (2011)! I can only imagine what my garage would look like if I had caught it years earlier.
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#3212224 - 12/10/13 11:10 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 1838
Loc: sunny/rainy Mia, FL.

Originally Posted By: wemay

CORRECTION:
Exchanged all but the Edge (wifes car) for Valvoline Synpower 5W-30. So now I have 11 jugs of it on hand. For some reason I feel accomplished, lol.
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#3212477 - 12/10/13 02:59 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 1838
Loc: sunny/rainy Mia, FL.
Now after getting 4-jugs of VWB from a co-worker at our Holiday gift exchange.... my Valvoline stock is pretty stout. If it garners a good 5k mile UOA, i'll be exchanging the Synpower for the VWB at my local WM.


Edited by wemay (12/10/13 03:07 PM)
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13 Santa Fe S 2.0T - 5w30 Pnzl Syn Blnd / 4k mi oci+Techron (hers)



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#3213658 - 12/11/13 05:40 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Red91 Offline


Registered: 12/09/13
Posts: 481
Loc: Alabama, United States
14 qts. Quaker State Defy 10w-30
4 qts. Fred's(Warren) 10w-30
1 qt. Chevron Delo 400 15w-40
4 qts. mix(10w-30 and 10w-40)
1 qt. Quaker State AD 10w-30

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#3214220 - 12/12/13 08:08 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
kjbock Offline


Registered: 09/23/13
Posts: 87
Loc: NC
14 qts. German Castrol 0W-30
5 qts. M1 AFE 0W-20

1 Mobil 1 M-110 oil filter
2 Mann HU 816X oil filters

Just started building my stash about a month ago.
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2012 Honda Odyssey (Mobil 1 AFE 0W-20)

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#3222900 - 12/20/13 04:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
GutsyGecko Offline


Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 420
Loc: Youngstown, OH
Update of my stash. Pics included.


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#3223092 - 12/20/13 07:53 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: GutsyGecko]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 11182
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. 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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#3223146 - 12/20/13 08:34 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
oliveoil Offline


Registered: 12/12/06
Posts: 217
Loc: snow and sun
79 qts various 5-20, 5-10-30, Pennzoil, valvoline, syn and reg, all less than $2qt.

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#3223886 - 12/21/13 04:32 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 431
Loc: Florida
Just added from recent autozone sales:

10 quarts Synpower 0w20.
6 quarts Edge/Gold 5w20.
6 quarts Purple 5w30.
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95 Linconl Town Car 4.6 150k
04 E150 Cargo Van 4.6 181k
11 Camry LE, 2.5 35k Synpower 0w20.

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#3223891 - 12/21/13 04:38 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Garak]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 431
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: Garak
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. wink

I haven't given mobil oils a chance yet, pre BITOG I only used Castrol and supertech, since I joined I haven run across a MOBIL oil sale so my current stash of 120+ quarts contains 5 brands but no MOBIL yet, I'm sure that will change. Mobil 1 one of the more popular oils so you don't see it on sale often.
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96 Mustang GT 4.6, Maxlife 5w30.
95 Linconl Town Car 4.6 150k
04 E150 Cargo Van 4.6 181k
11 Camry LE, 2.5 35k Synpower 0w20.

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#3226365 - 12/24/13 10:30 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: laserred96gt]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 7102
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Originally Posted By: laserred96gt
Originally Posted By: Garak
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. wink

I haven't given mobil oils a chance yet, pre BITOG I only used Castrol and supertech, since I joined I haven run across a MOBIL oil sale so my current stash of 120+ quarts contains 5 brands but no MOBIL yet, I'm sure that will change. Mobil 1 one of the more popular oils so you don't see it on sale often.



At 25 a jug and you want a sale.
If I could get 0w-40 for 25 a jug like you guys can I'd spend a roll on the stuff.
I found PU for 28 a jugs(now its 70)and bought 14 of them. I found qsud for 21 a jug and bought 10 then pp for 22 so I grabbed 10 more.
Typically Canadian engine oil prices are double the American price.
Garak is right. For the best everyday price a distributor is the best way to go.
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