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#2319010 - 07/17/11 08:55 PM Re: NAPA oil [Re: austinlunsford]
sm00thpapa Offline


Registered: 07/09/11
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Loc: Spring Hill, FL
Originally Posted By: austinlunsford
Originally Posted By: sm00thpapa
Originally Posted By: austinlunsford
Originally Posted By: pbm
The NAPA full synthetic is on sale for $3.39 this month.
While I know it isn't licensed for dexos 1

i bought napa syn 5w20 yesterday and sure enough it says dexos 1 on the bottle...


Must be on the 5W-20 because I have the 5W-30 and can't find it anywhere on the bottle.

you're right. all of the 5w30 i have seen is still old stock from like 2008...all i saw in the 5w30 was sm, gf-4


I got 14 quarts, 8 are SN and 6 are SM. The SN doesn't even have Dexros 1 on the 5W-30 bottle.
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#2319198 - 07/18/11 12:42 AM Re: NAPA oil [Re: sm00thpapa]
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ah. thank you for the clarification
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#2320221 - 07/18/11 10:02 PM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
pbm Offline


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It's strange to hear that the 5w20 says dexos when dexos1 is a 5w30 oil...Well...do you guys think this Napa syn would do well in a Cruze turbo?

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#2321151 - 07/19/11 06:33 PM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
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Registered: 01/06/11
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Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
The price I said is what the NAPA sold me a case for as they gave me a "workplace discount".

adam

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#2321232 - 07/19/11 07:56 PM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
electrolover Offline


Registered: 12/04/10
Posts: 3192
Loc: TEXAS
Originally Posted By: Silver_civic
Hello gentlemen and does anyone here still use or has anyone used NAPA brand motor oil? Thinking of using some next oil change in bout 4500 miles. Can get a case of 5w20 conventional at my work cheap. Thanks in advance,




yep its a good oil! i really like the syn!! the tbn is a little lower than VWB or synpower but its good oil anyway
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#2330254 - 07/28/11 10:29 AM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
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Anyone gonna due a VOA on this oil?
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#2332370 - 07/30/11 11:56 AM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
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Registered: 01/06/11
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Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
I sure hope someone does a voa on napa conventional 5w20 and synthetic oil soon.

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#2332634 - 07/30/11 05:34 PM Re: NAPA oil [Re: Silver_civic]
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Loc: Auburn, GA
I have tech papers from Valvoline on the Napa syns, as well as some of the other Valvoline oils. Does anybody know how to post the .pdf's, I can put them in the VOA sections.
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