Recent Topics
Need a Good 2stroke oil
by Samf333
Today at 01:37 AM
Hawaiian Airlines Flight 45
by Merkava_4
Today at 12:07 AM
Check those filters when buying!
by Pat in Speedway
Yesterday at 11:42 PM
Straight Weight Oil
by outoforder
Yesterday at 11:19 PM
The High Mile Club
by Nick1994
Yesterday at 10:43 PM
Ordered Archoil
by domer10
Yesterday at 10:29 PM
Mobil 1 0W30 AFE 6020 Miles 06 Toyota Tacoma V6
by qnyla
Yesterday at 10:14 PM
Trip to NAPA today - new oil buying paradigm?
by SilverC6
Yesterday at 10:06 PM
PWC ramp/dock
by Barkleymut
Yesterday at 09:56 PM
15w40 Supertech
by Mackelroy
Yesterday at 09:45 PM
Rebuilt engine warranty
by Stelth
Yesterday at 08:50 PM
1997 Honda Civic EX 1.6L VTEC help
by Truck25Engine
Yesterday at 08:43 PM
Newest Members
Defrazie, greenglower, rboone, Williema, mrpowderkeg
49669 Registered Users
Who's Online
20 registered (147_Grain, chrome, AndrewD, edhackett, 2 invisible), 665 Guests and 195 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
49669 Members
64 Forums
212306 Topics
3327899 Posts

Max Online: 2651 @ 04/21/14 04:38 PM
Donate to BITOG

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#1736264 - 01/09/10 04:51 AM Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1778
Loc: USA
Here is a VOA for Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive. I bought 8 bottles of this off of eBay awhile back.

_________________________
If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

Top
#1736319 - 01/09/10 08:26 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: postjeeprcr]
Nick R Offline


Registered: 07/14/09
Posts: 10275
Loc: Saratoga, NY
Wow I like that a LOT. I might look for some of it myself now.
_________________________
13 Ford Focus SE 2.0L/27,000miles/Valvoline Synpower 0W-20/MC FL-910S
13 Chevy Traverse 3.6L/12,000mi/QSUD 5W-30/FRAM Ultra
11 Chevy Cruze 1.4T/26k

Top
#1736355 - 01/09/10 09:04 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Nick R]
Nitrox Offline


Registered: 07/14/03
Posts: 147
Loc: Ft Lauderdale, FL
subscribing
_________________________
Support our troops, www.anysoldier.com (not affiliated)

Top
#1736409 - 01/09/10 09:50 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Nitrox]
JAG Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 4473
Loc: Fredericksburg, VA
Looks promising. Even the viscosity is SAE 30 at 100C, instead of being syrup like many additives.

Top
#1736541 - 01/09/10 11:57 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: JAG]
Jax_RX8 Offline


Registered: 12/13/06
Posts: 344
Loc: Northern VA, USA
I wonder what kind of Moly it has - I am cautious about MOS2, but would like soluble moly.

Top
#1736750 - 01/09/10 03:28 PM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Jax_RX8]
JAG Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 4473
Loc: Fredericksburg, VA
VSOT used soluble moly (I could tell by the color) so I expect this product does too.

Top
#1736893 - 01/09/10 06:05 PM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Nick R]
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1778
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: rudolphna
Wow I like that a LOT. I might look for some of it myself now.


I haven't been able to find anymore. I emailed Valvoline though and asked if it was still produced and sold I can let you know the answer if they write back.
_________________________
If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

Top
#1736982 - 01/09/10 07:06 PM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: postjeeprcr]
Nick R Offline


Registered: 07/14/09
Posts: 10275
Loc: Saratoga, NY
Please do
_________________________
13 Ford Focus SE 2.0L/27,000miles/Valvoline Synpower 0W-20/MC FL-910S
13 Chevy Traverse 3.6L/12,000mi/QSUD 5W-30/FRAM Ultra
11 Chevy Cruze 1.4T/26k

Top
#1749177 - 01/20/10 09:40 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Nick R]
addyguy Offline


Registered: 09/08/05
Posts: 13419
Loc: Canada
Wow, thanks for that. Love the moly number on that!

Wish it had a bit more Zn/Ph, but hey, everyone's scared of the API limits......LOL!

Interesting that Ashland has realy 'gotten into' Na additives - all their oils use Na detergents, and now thier oil treatments do, too!
_________________________
2003 Mazda Tribute LX V-6, 162K miles.
Oil: Edge SPT, PP, and Lucas syn; MPH2 filter.

Top
#1750060 - 01/21/10 12:41 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Nick R]
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1778
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: rudolphna
Please do


Still waiting, I will email them again.
_________________________
If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

Top
#1753100 - 01/23/10 06:45 PM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: postjeeprcr]
Michael_P Offline


Registered: 08/20/07
Posts: 928
Loc: Ohio
Zinc is 691. If someone were to use lets say RTS 5W40 which has about 1100 PPM zinc (correct me if I'm wrong), wouldn't that decrease the overall Zinc. I have several 32oz bottles of this stuff.

Top
#1753405 - 01/24/10 01:06 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: Michael_P]
gib Offline


Registered: 10/11/09
Posts: 160
Loc: A Tropical Isle
Correct, the overall PPM of zinc would decrease for the oil/additive mix. To get the final PPM, use:

(%oil x zinc PPM of oil) + (%additive x zinc PPM of additive)

So, if RTS is ~1100 PPM zinc and you mix 4 quarts of it with 1 quart of this additive (~700 PPM zinc) you'd get:

(.8 x 1100) + (.2 x 700) = 1020 PPM

Top
#1753547 - 01/24/10 08:40 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: gib]
JAG Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 4473
Loc: Fredericksburg, VA
Nice, gib. Likewise, if the oil had no moly and 4 quarts were mixed with 1 qt. of this additive, the moly concentration would be: (.8 x 0) + (.2 x 1900) = 380 PPM.

Top
#1759956 - 01/29/10 01:49 AM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: JAG]
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1778
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: JAG
Nice, gib. Likewise, if the oil had no moly and 4 quarts were mixed with 1 qt. of this additive, the moly concentration would be: (.8 x 0) + (.2 x 1900) = 380 PPM.


From what I have been told and read Moly is anti wear also so it would seem that an increase in that would offset the little drop in ZDDP. That is of course not talking about oil chemistry.
_________________________
If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

Top
#1782035 - 02/14/10 09:55 PM Re: Valvoline Professional Series Oil Additive [Re: postjeeprcr]
Texan4Life Offline


Registered: 01/28/10
Posts: 2009
Loc: Texas
bump.. any news? where to buy?
_________________________
2005 Dodge Ram 1500, 5.7L
[Current Fill: PP 0w-20][Fram Ultra]

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >