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#2998576 - 05/10/13 07:05 PM Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics
kaminski54 Offline


Registered: 04/11/13
Posts: 40
Loc: TN


So I was on a business trip about 2 hours from home today... stopped by local WM and found a stash of Ultra 5w-30! All were SN with dates from 10-12 to 2-13. Funny thing is, they were on the clearance rack but had no price on them. I inquired with a worker... he couldn't help... got manager... manager didn't seem to care. Asked how 99 cents for the quarts and 3.99 for the jugs sounded. He said they were not stocking Ultra anymore and he was sick of seeing them... had a really apathetic attitude.

Anyway... he asked how many I wanted and I said all of them. He looked at me like I had a mental disorder... I just smiled and thanked him. It was a little embarrassing walking out with that many in a cart, but I could care less.

15 x $3.99 = $59.85
10 x $0.99 = $9.90
Paying $69.75 for 17 Ultra oil changes = priceless

P.S. I'm still pi$$3d at Pennzoil for their shenanigans with Ultra!

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#2998580 - 05/10/13 07:08 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
Barkleymut Offline


Registered: 01/27/04
Posts: 2656
Loc: Richmond, VA
holy canoli. Nice score, I would have done the exact same thing.
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#2998581 - 05/10/13 07:08 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
SuperDave456 Offline


Registered: 10/29/08
Posts: 2414
Loc: Dallas, Texas
That's like 150,000 miles worth of changes if you go 10,000 mile per OCI !

Ultra should be able to go even farther, with a UOA to check it out.
So there is a possibility that is 200,000 miles worth of oil!

HOLY TOLEDO!

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#2998582 - 05/10/13 07:09 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
dave123 Offline


Registered: 01/13/09
Posts: 1483
Loc: wi
Might be the score of all time.

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#2998584 - 05/10/13 07:09 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
Warstud Offline


Registered: 09/02/05
Posts: 3818
Loc: MIchigan
OMG! No Way..

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#2998590 - 05/10/13 07:11 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
NHGUY Offline


Registered: 10/09/11
Posts: 4429
Loc: USA
Actually,it was Wal Mart that took a bath on that one,not Pennzoil.WM paid Pennzoil what they asked (full wholesale price).

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#2998591 - 05/10/13 07:13 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
crinkles Offline


Registered: 05/28/07
Posts: 5536
Loc: Australia
This must be the best BITOG Score ever.
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#2998592 - 05/10/13 07:13 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
david_ES2 Offline


Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 595
Loc: Fresno, CA
Im a little jealous
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#2998593 - 05/10/13 07:15 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
trooper001 Offline


Registered: 04/14/11
Posts: 130
Loc: California
Holy [censored]. Nicely done.

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#2998594 - 05/10/13 07:15 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
Umibozu Offline


Registered: 10/11/10
Posts: 269
Loc: CO, USA
Wow, I'm ultra jealous.

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#2998595 - 05/10/13 07:16 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
901Memphis Offline


Registered: 08/14/10
Posts: 9733
Loc: Northern Kentucky
Best score ever.
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#2998596 - 05/10/13 07:16 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
daves87rs Offline


Registered: 02/23/09
Posts: 15243
Loc: Michigan
Wow!
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#2998598 - 05/10/13 07:17 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
Pablo Offline


Registered: 10/28/02
Posts: 46915
Loc: Duvall WA - Pacific NW USA
At that price I would have bought it all.

Pennz is losing money..........wait, WM is losing money at that price!

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#2998601 - 05/10/13 07:19 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
Lead Shoes Offline


Registered: 03/03/10
Posts: 2433
Loc: Mn
Super jelly over here ....

Score of a lifetime right there... cherish this moment.
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#2998602 - 05/10/13 07:20 PM Re: Ultra... Take THAT Pennzoil - w/pics [Re: kaminski54]
SLCraig Offline


Registered: 12/21/08
Posts: 5461
Loc: London, ON, Canada
I am going to hit WM tomorrow... laugh
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