Recent Topics
Are Magnatec and QSUD good for 10k?
by slacktide_bitog
08/02/15 03:21 PM
DTM
by Whitewolf
08/02/15 02:51 PM
would you worry about the aeroshield?
by ram_man
08/02/15 02:51 PM
Cut Open Bosch D+ D3330 in use ~20K miles
by 99Saturn
08/02/15 02:26 PM
Win 10 boot time
by redbone3
08/02/15 12:54 PM
wiper blade prices
by ram_man
08/02/15 12:51 PM
Pat Goss is an Idiot
by user52165
08/02/15 12:32 PM
For the Jet Ski enthusiast. RXP-X vs FX-SVHO
by Anthony
08/02/15 12:02 PM
New car pricing
by oilboy123
08/02/15 12:00 PM
Menards: Formula Shell $1.99/quart
by Kruse
08/02/15 11:34 AM
VOA Of QSUD 5W-30?
by Red91
08/02/15 11:27 AM
Question About QSUD
by Red91
08/02/15 11:22 AM
Newest Members
bobmadison, CaryHsieh, sip_99, 4wheelnwld, RobertJM
54904 Registered Users
Who's Online
87 registered (andrewlg, 901Memphis, Al, anl0109, Atesz792, 7 invisible), 1887 Guests and 84 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
54904 Members
66 Forums
235298 Topics
3785556 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#3376897 - 05/20/14 08:57 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: GSCJR]
OVERKILL Offline


Registered: 04/28/08
Posts: 29397
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: GSCJR
Our supplier is charging $13.95/L for the M1 0w-40. We are paying $7.00/L regardless of grade for the eni. The eni just went up in price, we were paying $6.00/L.

FYI, eni is formerly AGIP and I have been using their engine oil for years without any issues to report at this time.



That's revolting. You can walk into Canadian Tire or Walmart and buy it for less than that!

I was paying around $8/L, so a whopping buck more than you are paying for Eni/AGIP. With that kind of difference, I'd go M1.

You should be able to get it for a lot less than you are being quoted. When your "supplier" is charging you more than retail at CT, you've got issues, LOL! That'd be like one of my wholesalers trying to sell me a Cisco switch at MSRP, LMAO! grin
_________________________
Network Engineer
02 Expedition
06 Charger R/T
14 Charger SRT-8

Top
#3376907 - 05/20/14 09:02 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: lim]
GSCJR Offline


Registered: 01/20/13
Posts: 862
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Garak, they have done so already. If you click on the link in my OP you will see the specs once you scroll down the page. There are a couple of Fiat specs just to name a few.


Edited by GSCJR (05/20/14 09:13 PM)
_________________________
03 3.0L 1MZ-FE GTX 5w-20-Defense DL3600-202 KM
10 3.5L 2GR-FE M1 AFE 0w-20-NAPA Gold 7047-120 KM

Top
#3376917 - 05/20/14 09:11 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: OVERKILL]
GSCJR Offline


Registered: 01/20/13
Posts: 862
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: OVERKILL
Originally Posted By: GSCJR
Our supplier is charging $13.95/L for the M1 0w-40. We are paying $7.00/L regardless of grade for the eni. The eni just went up in price, we were paying $6.00/L.

FYI, eni is formerly AGIP and I have been using their engine oil for years without any issues to report at this time.



That's revolting. You can walk into Canadian Tire or Walmart and buy it for less than that!

I was paying around $8/L, so a whopping buck more than you are paying for Eni/AGIP. With that kind of difference, I'd go M1.

You should be able to get it for a lot less than you are being quoted. When your "supplier" is charging you more than retail at CT, you've got issues, LOL! That'd be like one of my wholesalers trying to sell me a Cisco switch at MSRP, LMAO! grin


I agree with you however, I do not have the authority to switch suppliers. Also, I don't have to be out of pocket by shopping at CT or WW.

FYI, I have definitely never seen 0w-40 at WW. CT maybe?
_________________________
03 3.0L 1MZ-FE GTX 5w-20-Defense DL3600-202 KM
10 3.5L 2GR-FE M1 AFE 0w-20-NAPA Gold 7047-120 KM

Top
#3376948 - 05/20/14 09:57 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: GSCJR]
OVERKILL Offline


Registered: 04/28/08
Posts: 29397
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: GSCJR
Originally Posted By: OVERKILL
Originally Posted By: GSCJR
Our supplier is charging $13.95/L for the M1 0w-40. We are paying $7.00/L regardless of grade for the eni. The eni just went up in price, we were paying $6.00/L.

FYI, eni is formerly AGIP and I have been using their engine oil for years without any issues to report at this time.



That's revolting. You can walk into Canadian Tire or Walmart and buy it for less than that!

I was paying around $8/L, so a whopping buck more than you are paying for Eni/AGIP. With that kind of difference, I'd go M1.

You should be able to get it for a lot less than you are being quoted. When your "supplier" is charging you more than retail at CT, you've got issues, LOL! That'd be like one of my wholesalers trying to sell me a Cisco switch at MSRP, LMAO! grin


I agree with you however, I do not have the authority to switch suppliers. Also, I don't have to be out of pocket by shopping at CT or WW.

FYI, I have definitely never seen 0w-40 at WW. CT maybe?


Only some WM's carry it.
_________________________
Network Engineer
02 Expedition
06 Charger R/T
14 Charger SRT-8

Top
#3377557 - 05/21/14 04:48 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: GSCJR]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 13605
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Originally Posted By: GSCJR
Garak, they have done so already.

Nice. A few extra options are always helpful.
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3399744 - 06/17/14 12:16 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: GSCJR]
tommygunn Offline


Registered: 01/27/11
Posts: 3061
Loc: usa
You have a catch-22 here.

BMW says: "LL-04 for the N51 engine only in Europe".
But eni only makes a 5W40 in LL-01, and two different 5W-30 in LL04, as i-Sint is their European lineup and there both can go into the N51 engine.

If you digg deeper, eni even recommends i-Sint Tech 0W30 in the N52 USA in another Finder, which is high-SAPS and would correspond to LL-01 FE, but the oil is not certified by BMW.


(If the Chrysler oil happens to be FIAT 9.55535-G1: That would be eni i-Sint Tech F 5W30, despite the Ford certification. Also missing on this list: Agip Racing 10W60 and Agip Tecsint SX 0W40, both PAO-based)

Nothing wrong with sticking with the i-Sint 5W40 (I use it myself in one of my cars and it's great. 4K now and still golden in color, going for an OCI of 10K), but if you know that you're using high-quality fuel, I'd go for the i-Sint 5W30, as (according to this list) it's PAO-based, while the i-Sint 5W40 is a Group III oil.


Edited by tommygunn (06/17/14 12:19 PM)
_________________________
i am a [censored] who hides behind bugmenot.
i also like applying negative pressure to a certain male appendage.

Top
#3400103 - 06/17/14 08:40 PM Re: eni i-Sint MS 5W-40 (001022) [Re: GSCJR]
tommygunn Offline


Registered: 01/27/11
Posts: 3061
Loc: usa
Update:

eni i-Sint MS 5W40 works for the 1.4L Turbo Dodge Dart.
eni Tecsint 0W40 for the Dodge V12.
American Agip PC 0W20 or 5W20 in all other Chryslers, RAMs and Dodges (Fiat calls the 5W20 for the 3.6 Pentastar 9.55535-CR3).

And as far as the RAM 1500 Ecodiesel is concerned: ""The manufacturer recommends engine oils that meet the requirements of Chrysler Material Standard MS-11106, and that are approved to Fiat 9.55535-S1 or Fiat 9.55535-S3 and ACEA C3."

Which is a bit wishy-washy as S1 is an ACEA C2 oil. But my guess is that eni i-Sint MS 5W30 (which is ACEA C3) will get the S3 certification when the 2014 generation of Multijet diesels hits Europe.


Edited by tommygunn (06/17/14 08:42 PM)
_________________________
i am a [censored] who hides behind bugmenot.
i also like applying negative pressure to a certain male appendage.

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2