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#3434008 - 07/24/14 02:29 AM G-Oil back at Walmart?
zanzabar Offline


Registered: 06/21/09
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Loc: NorCal
Or maybe they're liquidating old stock?

http://www.walmart.com/ip/16928047

Pretty sweet deal at $5/qt. I considered hoarding a bunch of it but instead only grabbed 12 qts.
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#3434113 - 07/24/14 07:49 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
Vikas Offline


Registered: 07/22/05
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Is there *any* oil at Walmart which is more than $5/qt?

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#3434116 - 07/24/14 07:51 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
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Registered: 01/20/11
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Loc: Melbourne, Florida
Yes, the majority of major name brand synthetics.

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#3434175 - 07/24/14 08:42 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
NMBurb02 Offline


Registered: 09/12/12
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I believe it is only available online and for site-to-store. If you find any in stores, it is probably on clearance for $2.50 per quart or $10 per 5 qt jug. There is none left in stores anywhere near me.
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#3434184 - 07/24/14 08:54 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: Vikas]
ronbo Offline


Registered: 04/04/07
Posts: 571
Loc: western ny, usa
Originally Posted By: Vikas
Is there *any* oil at Walmart which is more than $5/qt?


At my Walmart on Walden Ave in Cheektowaga they have Royal Purple in quarts at more than $5 a quart. I believe they are others like Castrol Edge.


Edited by ronbo (07/24/14 08:56 AM)

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#3434214 - 07/24/14 09:43 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
sayjac Offline


Registered: 10/13/08
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Loc: The Old North State
Considering I only used this stuff when it was free after rebate 5qt jug, $5 a qt is high. And even without that consideration $5 a qt for this oil is really steep imo.

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#3434373 - 07/24/14 12:48 PM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
zanzabar Offline


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I know people are down on this because of TBN, but I just don't think TBN means what you think it means with regard to ester base oils (same for Redline, etc). You just cannot argue with the UOA results on this oil. I really like it since it seems to punch above its weight class if you believe the HTHS numbers. And if you look at the 100cSt numbers it's a thin 30wt so I feel ok using it in engines calling for 20wt oils as well, my wife's Honda for example - though typically I will blend it with something thinner.

I really wish this company would catch on so we can get more oil weights and so they cann start using up some of the the excess tallow from the beef industry. Not sure I can call that a 'sustainable' or 'renewable' resource, but [censored] it's better than dino oil.
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#3434374 - 07/24/14 12:49 PM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: NMBurb02]
zanzabar Offline


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Originally Posted By: NMBurb02
I believe it is only available online and for site-to-store. If you find any in stores, it is probably on clearance for $2.50 per quart or $10 per 5 qt jug. There is none left in stores anywhere near me.


I think you're probably right, I had mine shipped to my home. Free shipping!
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#3434417 - 07/24/14 01:40 PM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
Vikas Offline


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Loc: NorthEast
Mobil 1 0W-20 Advanced Fuel Economy Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5 qt. In stores only $22.66

Pennzoil Ultra 5W-20 Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5 qt. Online 25.17

Why in the world would you purchase that G-Oil for more money?


Edited by Vikas (07/24/14 01:43 PM)

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#3434499 - 07/24/14 03:44 PM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: Vikas]
zanzabar Offline


Registered: 06/21/09
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Loc: NorCal
Originally Posted By: Vikas
Why in the world would you purchase that G-Oil for more money?


Esters, basically. Along with whatever environmental buzz words you want to insert here because of this stuff not being made from petroleum. And also insert whatever USA slogan because it's made here in 'Murrica!

I've got M1 AFE vs G-Oil UOA in my wife's Honda Fit, the G-oil blended with some random dino oil did better (if I recall correctly).
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#3434651 - 07/24/14 06:38 PM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
earlyre Offline


Registered: 11/22/11
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Loc: Lima, Ohio, USA
My Local Wallyworld has had the same 5qt jug on "clearance" for $21 for well over a year now. and i mean physically the same jug. it hasn't moved since i was in there a year ago.
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#3434897 - 07/25/14 01:02 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: zanzabar]
MrQuackers Offline


Registered: 08/17/12
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Loc: Oregon
I'd buy that for a dollar!
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#3439378 - 07/29/14 10:22 AM Re: G-Oil back at Walmart? [Re: Vikas]
itguy08 Offline


Registered: 09/15/11
Posts: 1598
Loc: Central PA
Originally Posted By: Vikas
Is there *any* oil at Walmart which is more than $5/qt?


Pennzoil Platinum is ~ $7/qt when purchased in the 1qt containers. I know because unforunately I need 6QT for an oil change.
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