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#181334 - 03/12/06 07:58 PM SuperTech 20W50
BrianWC Offline


Registered: 02/09/06
Posts: 6873
Loc: Louisiana
So I went to Wally World to stock up on cheap oil as I normally do. Well, it seems the word has spread about Supertech or people have just gotten tired of paying for expensive oil (GTX is up to $2.18 here). That and the fact that we had warm weather this weekend led to the fact that the only grade of Supertech dino left was 20W50. Well, I bought some to maybe thin and use w/ other oils. What I noticed was the bottles aren't the same as the other WPP oils. When I looked thru my stash, it appears the jug is the same as the 5 quart jug that my Havoline is in. Does this mean anything???

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#181335 - 03/13/06 08:13 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
MADMIKE Offline


Registered: 02/14/05
Posts: 645
Loc: RHODE ISLAND
It's Exxon/Mobil--bottles and jugs are identical to Exxon bottles/jugs. In some areas ST dino is supplied by Exxon/Mobil.

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#181336 - 03/13/06 01:16 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
BrianWC Offline


Registered: 02/09/06
Posts: 6873
Loc: Louisiana
Well, uh, no, it's not. Not here. It doesn't resemble anything from Exxon/Mobil, that's why I asked. Unless there's a 5 quart superflow variation that I haven't seen. It's pretty much dead on for a 5 quart Havoline bottle, though.

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#181337 - 03/13/06 01:39 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
warrior pilot Offline


Registered: 01/12/06
Posts: 80
Loc: Tx
Well here in New Braunfels Tx the bottles are identical . Even has the shape of rhe bottle embossed at the top near the handle.

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#181338 - 03/13/06 01:58 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
the_oil_dealer Offline


Registered: 09/25/04
Posts: 435
Loc: Toronto
Havoline 20w-50 sounds like some good stuff!

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#181339 - 03/13/06 04:35 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
BrianWC Offline


Registered: 02/09/06
Posts: 6873
Loc: Louisiana
I'll have to snap some pics.

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#181340 - 03/13/06 04:58 AM Re: SuperTech 20W50
rshaw125 Offline


Registered: 08/18/04
Posts: 2561
Loc: Raleigh ,NC CSA
Why don't you get some Exxon superflo from Pepboys? Under a dollar a quart after rebate. I think it works out to 79 cents.While you're there pick up some Purolator filters for 1 cent after rebate.

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