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#2557272 - 03/04/12 09:55 PM Supertech oil under the valve cover
dslofti Offline


Registered: 02/21/12
Posts: 155
Loc: TN
I was wondering if anyone had any pics of the oil or has taken a motor apart where it has been used and how did the engine look? It seems to be great oil.

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#2557289 - 03/04/12 10:11 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
hardcore302 Offline


Registered: 11/23/09
Posts: 2487
Loc: Suffolk County, NY
I honestly think that it is a good oil for a great price. I wouldn't expect extra wear from an engine. I wouldn't go more than 5k on it, but it's a conventional!
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#2557309 - 03/04/12 10:27 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
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Registered: 01/18/08
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Loc: Virginia Bch. VA
I think its one of the absolute best bargains right now for a good quality house brand oil. I think Walmart has it currently for a little over $12.00 for a 5 quart jug. So thats about 2.50 a quart. No rebates to hassle with either. Grab the jug and out the door. Plus with them selling Puro classic filters for 3.28/ea in most sizes thats a great deal. $16 OCi and your set for 5k miles. Quick, easy, and easy on the wallet.


Edited by bustednutz (03/04/12 10:27 PM)
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#2557326 - 03/04/12 10:48 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
sw99 Offline


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Loc: Colorado
I'm planning on running my ST conventional 5w30 for 7K. I'll post the UOA when it's done.
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#2557330 - 03/04/12 10:50 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
Zaedock Offline


Registered: 09/10/05
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Most of our Maxx's life has been on Supertech conventional to the OLM. It's looks brand new in the fill hole. No staining, varnish, nothing.
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#2557750 - 03/05/12 11:57 AM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
84zmyfavorite Offline


Registered: 07/14/10
Posts: 712
Loc: Wenatchee, W.A.
I have 6 quarts of SuperTech 10w-40, that my 87 Cherokees 294,215 mile 4.0 is waiting for. I am having a hard time getting to even 3,000 miles on this last OCI of Havoline 10w-40, just itchin to change it out.

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#2557926 - 03/05/12 02:24 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
Robenstein Offline


Registered: 12/23/09
Posts: 4642
Loc: Central IA
Its a good oil. About comparable to Quaker State in quality. Here you can see how the SM flavor stacked up against the major brands.

http://www.pqiamerica.com/SupertechApril2010.htm

http://www.pqiamerica.com/testresults3a.html
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#2558592 - 03/06/12 07:01 AM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
blmlozz Offline


Registered: 01/18/08
Posts: 103
Loc: VA
I've been running the synthetic version in the 1.6 4A-FE on 7.5K OCI's for a while now(maybe 40K?). Last time I did the T-belt it had the usual tarnish but was otherwise super-clean. My use of it will likely end soon in favor of some M1 EP so I can run the OCI's out longer.


Edited by blmlozz (03/06/12 07:06 AM)

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#2558634 - 03/06/12 07:50 AM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
zeezee Offline


Registered: 02/28/12
Posts: 223
Loc: IL
I've noticed that my Walmart still stocks WPP-made Supertech dino. Some people claim to have the Exxon bottles in their stores (identical to Exxon Superflow), but I don't have it.

Either way, both are good oils.

What's everyone currently seeing on their Walmart shelf? I see only Warren. The tests from PQIA may not be the same for all bottles since they only apply to bottles from Exxon.

http://www.pqiamerica.com/AccelNov2010.htm

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#2558730 - 03/06/12 09:33 AM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: zeezee]
sw99 Offline


Registered: 03/22/06
Posts: 1553
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: zeezee

What's everyone currently seeing on their Walmart shelf? I see only Warren. The tests from PQIA may not be the same for all bottles since they only apply to bottles from Exxon.

http://www.pqiamerica.com/AccelNov2010.htm


I would imagine that the results are the same for PEAK dino. I have the 5qt jugs and they are WPP and identical to the WPP ST oil jugs from WM.
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#2558732 - 03/06/12 09:33 AM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
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#2558984 - 03/06/12 01:15 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
dslofti Offline


Registered: 02/21/12
Posts: 155
Loc: TN
I know a guy that used super tech Dino oil in all his drag cars and at the end of each yr when they tore them down they was very clean.

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#2559043 - 03/06/12 02:08 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: sw99]
zeezee Offline


Registered: 02/28/12
Posts: 223
Loc: IL
Originally Posted By: sw99
Originally Posted By: zeezee

What's everyone currently seeing on their Walmart shelf? I see only Warren. The tests from PQIA may not be the same for all bottles since they only apply to bottles from Exxon.

http://www.pqiamerica.com/AccelNov2010.htm


I would imagine that the results are the same for PEAK dino. I have the 5qt jugs and they are WPP and identical to the WPP ST oil jugs from WM.



I was thinking the same thing. No sense in changing it if it works. I guess it's possible that Peak has a different blend, but I doubt it. Bottles look the same as ST.

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#2559068 - 03/06/12 02:45 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: bustednutz]
mongo161 Offline


Registered: 07/11/10
Posts: 3567
Loc: Coney Island, NY
+1 Great Recommendation for a quality oil change with no rebate hassle. But if you can find Peak....for Cheap....grab it and run.

Originally Posted By: bustednutz
I think its one of the absolute best bargains right now for a good quality house brand oil. I think Walmart has it currently for a little over $12.00 for a 5 quart jug. So thats about 2.50 a quart. No rebates to hassle with either. Grab the jug and out the door. Plus with them selling Puro classic filters for 3.28/ea in most sizes thats a great deal. $16 OCi and your set for 5k miles. Quick, easy, and easy on the wallet.


Edited by mongo161 (03/06/12 02:50 PM)
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#2559092 - 03/06/12 03:12 PM Re: Supertech oil under the valve cover [Re: dslofti]
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O'Reilly's has Peak w/filter for $9.99 right now I believe.
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