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#3468835 - 08/29/14 09:09 PM $15 gallons of redline
eljefino Offline


Registered: 06/15/03
Posts: 23915
Loc: ME
Only catch is it's 5 weight racing oil!

http://www.amazon.com/Red-Line-10004-Race-Oil/dp/B003TQ2UM8

Do note that amazon themselves is the seller, and this is prime eligible.

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#3468839 - 08/29/14 09:15 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 8914
Loc: Middlesex County CT
Ya, they don't know what they are doing. Probably a qt price, since another size is "1 gallon case of 12" which is what?
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#3468841 - 08/29/14 09:16 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
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You'll notice the other sizes aren't 5 weight though.

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#3468845 - 08/29/14 09:19 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
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If I could use it...
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#3468847 - 08/29/14 09:22 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
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Registered: 08/14/10
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Loc: Northern Kentucky
It's got a visc of 4.6 cSt @ 100C, which would make it somewhere near (but below) the new SAE 16 grade 0w16. You could make some interesting blends with that an M1 0w40.
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#3468848 - 08/29/14 09:23 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
901Memphis Offline


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Just checked item weight... 1.2 lbs, not a gallon by weight!
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#3468853 - 08/29/14 09:28 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: 901Memphis]
anonobomber Offline


Registered: 03/04/10
Posts: 75
Loc: WA
Originally Posted By: 901Memphis
Just checked item weight... 1.2 lbs, not a gallon by weight!


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#3468963 - 08/30/14 12:38 AM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
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Registered: 07/11/10
Posts: 3207
Loc: Coney Island, NY
This oil would be a perfect match for me. I need some HQ oil to help thin out a stash of, 15W-50 Mobil 1, that I picked up a couple of years ago, on clearance, at K-Mart for $2 a quart.

Thanks to the OP for the POST!
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#3469026 - 08/30/14 07:01 AM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
stockrex Offline


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Posts: 1286
Loc: Michigan
look at the item weight it is NOT a gallon, you will wasting your time.
it is a quart.
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#3469035 - 08/30/14 07:16 AM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
Newreet Offline


Registered: 09/06/11
Posts: 113
Loc: North of Washington, DC
Redline #10004 is defined as 1 single quart on this webpage:

http://www.redlineoil.com/product.aspx?pid=11&pcid=1

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#3469044 - 08/30/14 07:37 AM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: stockrex]
simple_gifts Offline


Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 8914
Loc: Middlesex County CT
Most Amazon oil threads on BITOG are just indications of how Amazon clearly doesn't know what they are selling, rather than a valid link to a great deal. Not saying there are no deals, but the amount of chaff to wade thru to get to the wheat is more bother than just ordering from a different place. My time is not $0/hr.


Edited by simple_gifts (08/30/14 07:38 AM)
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#3470065 - 08/31/14 12:56 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
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Registered: 08/08/06
Posts: 304
Loc: Bay Area, CA
Every single time that Amazon has posted a deal such as this, wither knowingly or in complete ignorance, they have made it right (in my experience). If they themselves are selling or fulfilling the order, they have refunded my money in many instances, and I have got to keep the product.


Edited by e55amgbenz007 (08/31/14 12:56 PM)
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#3473135 - 09/03/14 06:22 PM Re: $15 gallons of redline [Re: eljefino]
mongo161 Offline


Registered: 07/11/10
Posts: 3207
Loc: Coney Island, NY
Well, you guys were right. I received my shipment from amazon and received 16 litres instead of 16 gallons of Red Line 5wt Racing Oil. Tomorrow, I'll contact amazon and let them know that I only received a total of 4 Gallons of oil. Still, 4 Gallons of Red line at $15 a gallon is not a bad deal. Hope that Amazon will refund me for the missing 12 Gallons of Red Line. Cheers!
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