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#3244423 - 01/10/14 09:23 PM PQIA Tests 5w20 oils surprising results!
Callies_Kustoms Offline

Registered: 07/14/07
Posts: 18
Loc: Portland OR
Hey everyone,

Not sure if this has been posted before but here goes.
Looks like The Valvoline Nextgen failed miserably with a NOVAC of 18.4!

Pennsoil on the other hand looks amazing! NOVAV 6.5 and Moly at 272 ppm and a TBN of 9.46

#3244424 - 01/10/14 09:23 PM Re: PQIA Tests 5w20 oils surprising results! [Re: Callies_Kustoms]
OVERKILL Online   content

Registered: 04/28/08
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Yes, there have been TWO threads on it in the PCMO section already.
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#3244432 - 01/10/14 09:36 PM Re: PQIA Tests 5w20 oils surprising results! [Re: OVERKILL]
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Originally Posted By: OVERKILL
Yes, there have been TWO threads on it in the PCMO section already.

Yeah, not many people using 5w-20 in diesel cars, let's shut this one down.
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#3244436 - 01/10/14 09:47 PM Re: PQIA Tests 5w20 oils surprising results! [Re: Callies_Kustoms]
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Interesting NOAK value on the nexgen 5w20 though...
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