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#2214019 - 03/27/11 06:38 PM Exxon Superflo
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Hello again, and do any of you folks here know if the Exxon Superflo is still a good oil for 4-5k with a good filter like Purolator P-1 or WIX? I still see this oil at advance auto parts. Friend of mine with a older cavalier was wondering; I dont see many reason why not.



thank you in advance,

adam v

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#2214025 - 03/27/11 06:42 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10458
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
My goodness yes,very good oil.
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#2214034 - 03/27/11 06:46 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks, just wasnt sure. LETS GO WOLVERINES HOCKEY!!

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#2214039 - 03/27/11 06:48 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
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Registered: 12/04/10
Posts: 3192
Loc: TEXAS
im liking it
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#2214040 - 03/27/11 06:48 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10458
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
That oil would probably go 7-8k, application depending.
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#2214046 - 03/27/11 06:53 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
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Registered: 05/17/09
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Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!
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#2214069 - 03/27/11 07:11 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks guys and I will let him know bout it. His 98' cavalier has like 103k on it, no problems and he generally uses a pure one filter or napa gold on it with whatever is on sale; says he wants to try Formula Shell or Superflo.



thanks again, and heck I may use it on my civic also!

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#2214073 - 03/27/11 07:14 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


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Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: Silver_civic
His 98' cavalier has like 103k on it

Easly 6,7,8k in that 2.2,there easy on oil,great little motors.
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#2214084 - 03/27/11 07:24 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks and you watching the hockey playoffs? Michigan is still in it.



thanks again,


adam

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#2214115 - 03/27/11 07:51 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ARCOgraphite]
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Registered: 06/21/09
Posts: 2040
Loc: new york
Must be not having any moly any more, no boron any more, lots of sodium and a whopping 36 ppm of titanium. What a deal at $11.50 cry
Originally Posted By: ARCOgraphite
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!

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#2214161 - 03/27/11 08:31 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
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Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: Silver_civic
Thanks and you watching the hockey playoffs? Michigan is still in it.



thanks again,


adam

Oh sorry no i'm not kids got command(again) mad
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#2214169 - 03/27/11 08:42 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
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Registered: 02/23/09
Posts: 13404
Loc: Michigan
I'm missing it too...


Those 2.2s will run on anything...so it will be just fine...
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#2214212 - 03/27/11 09:32 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
JHZR2 Offline



Registered: 12/14/02
Posts: 33552
Loc: New Jersey
Only UOA will tell you if the oil has any significant issues for YOUR use and YOUR driving profile. You could see things like shear out of grade, high oxidation, fuel dilution, etc. which would help decide.

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#2214707 - 03/28/11 11:44 AM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ottotheclown]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 8445
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Originally Posted By: ottotheclown
Must be not having any moly any more, no boron any more, lots of sodium and a whopping 36 ppm of titanium. What a deal at $11.50 cry
Originally Posted By: ARCOgraphite
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!
And it fully meets the strict API SM and GF-5 specs. So what dont YOU know about lubricant additisation by looking at a VOA?! Molys' dissappearing everywhere with the advent of GF-5 Could it possibly increase piston deposits and cause ring sticking? Not compatible with E85? Formula Shell SMwas moly loaded - smooth stuff.


Edited by ARCOgraphite (03/28/11 11:46 AM)
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#2215279 - 03/28/11 09:13 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ARCOgraphite]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
So does the current Exxon Superflo still have a decent additive package? Talked to a older man that I work with and he uses it and it alone in his old 91' toyota 2wd truck and no complaints; he said he would try it if I was inclined. Might look at advance and autozone this thursday or friday and get some.

thanks

adam

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