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#3430274 - 07/20/14 02:24 PM Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current
wemay Online   sick


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 4281
Loc: West Kendall, Fl.
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Hyundai
14 Sonata 2.4 (VWB 5w20 + VO-106)
13 SFSport 2.0T (VWB 5w30 + OEM)
severe service OCi (both)

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#3430363 - 07/20/14 04:16 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
knerml Offline


Registered: 04/05/05
Posts: 165
Loc: NE Ohio
Big gaps in drop lists. None of my car listed.
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2011 Kia Sorento 2.4 Shell/QS/PZ 5W20 Syn OEM Filter
2015 Hyundai Elantra Sport 2.0 GDI Shell/QS/PZ 5W20 Syn OEM Filter

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#3430378 - 07/20/14 04:33 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
sicko Offline


Registered: 09/22/08
Posts: 1636
Loc: Virginia
And they need to correct their capacity list. Says my car has a 1.06 gallon capacity. But in reality it takes just shy of 5 quarts when changing the oil and filter, and a bit less if just changing the oil.

Now if they're using imperial gallons, that's close but becomes slightly more than what is needed.

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#3430389 - 07/20/14 04:58 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
C4Dave Offline


Registered: 04/25/04
Posts: 477
Loc: Tennessee
Doesn't list my 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis or 2000 Mazda Miata. My Taurus is back-speced for 5w20, but they list 5w30.

Fail.

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#3430397 - 07/20/14 05:03 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
Oil Changer Offline


Registered: 08/28/06
Posts: 2297
Loc: Michigan
My vehicle was not listed either. Ultra TDS has Noack listed as 11.5 (5W-30) so no one here will buy it anyway.


Edited by Oil Changer (07/20/14 05:05 PM)

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#3430407 - 07/20/14 05:16 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
wemay Online   sick


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 4281
Loc: West Kendall, Fl.
Oh, heck...
Sorry for getting excited fellas. I finally saw 2014 Hyundai's listed and assumed they upgraded their web experience... wrong!

'Carry on, nothing has changed here'


Edited by wemay (07/20/14 05:16 PM)
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Hyundai
14 Sonata 2.4 (VWB 5w20 + VO-106)
13 SFSport 2.0T (VWB 5w30 + OEM)
severe service OCi (both)

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#3430466 - 07/20/14 06:16 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
itguy08 Offline


Registered: 09/15/11
Posts: 1906
Loc: Central PA
I will say I am impressed. They got the Ecoboosts right...

Car 2010 5W20
Truck 2011 5W30.

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#3430481 - 07/20/14 06:37 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
klt1986 Offline


Registered: 04/08/09
Posts: 141
Loc: Southern VA
Still doesn't list my 2011 5.7 Tundra.
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00 Mercury Grand Marquis 4.6L, PYB 5w-30
08 Honda CR-V 2.4L 4WD, Edge 0w-20
11 Toyota Tundra DC 4WD 5.7L, TGMO 0W-20

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#3430619 - 07/20/14 08:47 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
ThirdeYe Offline


Registered: 02/23/07
Posts: 7880
Loc: Walker, MI
Worked fine for my two cars. I'm surprised it recommended synthetic in my Acura, when the manual never said that. It doesn't have my girlfriend's 2001 Civic on the site. They completely skipped that year of Honda.
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99 Pontiac Firebird - 89k - Q Horsepower 10W-30/Fram Extended Guard XG3980
08 Scion tC - 107k - QSUD 0W-20/Napa Gold 1394

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#3430677 - 07/20/14 09:16 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
wemay Online   sick


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 4281
Loc: West Kendall, Fl.
They always 'recommend' synthetic but below that they show the 'meets specs' variant. For my 2.4, that would be PYB.
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Hyundai
14 Sonata 2.4 (VWB 5w20 + VO-106)
13 SFSport 2.0T (VWB 5w30 + OEM)
severe service OCi (both)

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#3430729 - 07/20/14 09:59 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
Triton_330 Offline


Registered: 12/24/13
Posts: 424
Loc: Illinois, USA
It found my truck just fine. And, I wanted to have some fun, I wanted to see if they would specify the same oils for my generation of F-150, or if they'd go by the back-spec - and if so, when it changed.

So, my truck is a 2001 F-150 (5.4L V8). Its generation was 97-03.

Pennzoil recommendation/specification for these years:

1997 = 5w-30
1998 = 5w-30
1999 = 5w-30

2000 = 5w-20
2001 = 5w-20
2002 = 5w-20
2003 = 5w-20

Eeyup! Just what I figured.

I'm not at all part of the "thicker is better" crowd - but nor am I part of the "thinner is better" crowd... I just use what was originally specified rather than following the back spec.
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2001 Ford F-150 5.4L w/K&N CAI ~ 124k
-> Castrol Magnatec 5w-20 w/Fram Ulra filter
1989 Chevy Camaro RS 305 TBI ~ 47.5k
-> PYB 5w-30 w/AC Delco filter

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#3430921 - 07/21/14 08:31 AM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
ThirdeYe Offline


Registered: 02/23/07
Posts: 7880
Loc: Walker, MI
Originally Posted By: wemay
They always 'recommend' synthetic but below that they show the 'meets specs' variant. For my 2.4, that would be PYB.


Strangely, they didn't recommend it for my Firebird. Just the Integra. I would've thought it would be the other way around.
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99 Pontiac Firebird - 89k - Q Horsepower 10W-30/Fram Extended Guard XG3980
08 Scion tC - 107k - QSUD 0W-20/Napa Gold 1394

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#3430937 - 07/21/14 09:00 AM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
Stelth Offline


Registered: 02/24/11
Posts: 1733
Loc: California
No 2010 Nissan Sentra, no 2001 GMC Savana. I guess they don't have any oils for my cars.
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Experts are often wrong, but rarely in doubt.

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#3430953 - 07/21/14 09:25 AM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: C4Dave]
RF Overlord Offline


Registered: 11/08/03
Posts: 3442
Loc: Cape Cod, MA
Originally Posted By: C4Dave
Doesn't list my 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis or 2000 Mazda Miata. My Taurus is back-speced for 5w20, but they list 5w30.

Fail.
Doesn't list the 2000 MGM either, and it calls my 2003 Marauder an SUV.

Double fail.
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Supercharged '03 Mercury Marauder - Trilogy Motorsports #61
PP 5W-30 / MC FL820S

Y2K Grand Marquis GS - daily driver
MC 5W-20 / MC FL820S

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#3431650 - 07/21/14 09:11 PM Re: Pennzoil.com, Oil Selector section finally current [Re: wemay]
Bud_One Offline


Registered: 04/19/14
Posts: 779
Loc: Spring,Texas
Wow..it's totally jacked up... Closest Honda Accord listed is a 2000 with a 2.3 and it's stating it needs 10W-40 oil.
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2005 Chevy 2500HD-Amsoil OE 5w30,Fram XG3675 (2nd OCI)
2003 Vibe- M1 HM 5w20 , MC FL-910S
1997 Accord Wagon- PP 5w30, Mahle OC330

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