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#3206062 - 12/04/13 12:55 PM What is your Oil stash: brands/how much
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
15qts - Havoline synthetic 5w30
10qts - Castrol Edge 5w30 (2 jugs)
15qts - PEAK synthetic 5w30 (5qts in use now, 10qts (2 jugs) will be Christmas gifts)

4 - Purolator P1 PL14459 oil filters
4 - K&N HP-1004 oil filters

2 - Techron bottles
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17 Sonata Sport 2.4L
Now: VFS 5w20 / Hyundai

13 Santa fe Sport 2.0T
Now: VFS 5w30 / XG9688

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#3206068 - 12/04/13 01:02 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
Posts: 34583
Loc: Great Lakes
1 qt of PU 5w-40, and 1 gal of Rotella T. I think that's about it at the moment. Not a big hoarder. smile
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'02 530i (Edge HM 10W-40)
'15 Q5 3.0T (Edge 5W-40)

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#3206081 - 12/04/13 01:11 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Quattro Pete]
Analyzer Offline


Registered: 09/11/13
Posts: 224
Loc: 805, Ca
5 Qts. Rotella 15W40
5 Qt. Jug Mobil 1 High Mileage 10W40
3 Qts. Valvoline Motorcycle Oil 20W50
6 Qts. Valvoline NextGen 5W20
8 Qts. Valvoline NextGen 5W30 (NextGen picked up at Walmart for $1.75 a Qt! smile

2 Wix Filters for Motorcycle
1 Napa Gold for Honda Accord

6 Bottles Shell Fuel System Cleaner

My stash is running low!! lol


Edited by Analyzer (12/04/13 01:12 PM)
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2007 Yamaha FZ1
1986 Yamaha FZX700 Fazer
1997 Suzuki RM250
2016 Mazda 3 Sport
1992 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4x4

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#3206088 - 12/04/13 01:20 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 19474
Loc: Upstate NY
Look on the Walmart shelf. Thats my stash. I want to use specific oil, not what I can find on closeout.
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2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT
2015 Ford F250 w/Powerstroke
2016 Subaru Crosstrek CVT (wife's)


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#3206090 - 12/04/13 01:21 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Phishin Offline


Registered: 05/01/12
Posts: 2300
Loc: Indiana
2-5 quart jugs of M1 0w40
3-5 quart jugs of M1 0w20
21 quarts GC
8-10 quarts Valvoline Synthetic 10w30 Racing (Going into Ruckus)

I'm outta oil for my truck. I'm using my stash of Napa 15w40 for my brother's Tiara this winter....that has twin 454's (4 gallons). But right now I'm just feeding her used oil out of my Honda and Nissan. LOL!!

I have 4-6 oil filters, 2 air filters, and 1 fuel filter for each of my vehicles. All of them are Napa Golds....expect for the Honda, it gets Platinum oil filters.

I think I have 3 bottles of Lubegard Biotech left, 3 bottles of Lubegard Red Tranny juice, 2 bottles of Torco MPZ (the crazy stuff!!), and 4-6 bottles of LM MOS2.
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2010 Accord-LX K24: VSP 0w20/MaxLife 10w30 + LG BioTech HD
2014 CR-V LX K24: M1 0w30
1990 Chevy K1500 350TBI: Frankenbrew
2008 Ruckus 50ccGET: M1R Mix

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#3206092 - 12/04/13 01:22 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
webfors Offline


Registered: 06/06/06
Posts: 4565
Loc: Great White North.. eh
40 Qts VWB 5w20 SN
10 Qts VWB 10w30 SN
5 Qts VWB 5w30 SN
16 Qts PYB 5w30 SM
5 Qts RT5 10w30 SM
5 Qts Castrol Edge 10w30 SM
5 Qts M1 0w30 SN

Loads of Puro filters.
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17 ATS 2.0T AWD, PP 5w30, XG10060 OF
17 Dodge GC, PP 5w30, Defense OF
15 DL650, RT6 5w40, OEM OF
Small engines; RT5 10w30

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#3206096 - 12/04/13 01:24 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
shDK Offline


Registered: 04/03/13
Posts: 738
Loc: Denmark
5 litre of ELF evolution SXR acea a5/b5. And one Mazda oem oilfilter . Both for next oilchange.

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#3206101 - 12/04/13 01:25 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
KCJeep Offline


Registered: 06/30/11
Posts: 6858
Loc: Mahzurrah!
I've been doing pretty good and I'm down to about 60 quarts.

Lots of Maxlife since we've got two cars on it, some FAR Nextgen left yet and a Wally's 5 buck off jug, misc clearance Nextgen quarts also in the mix.

6 Quarts Trop Artic 10w30 at $1.99
6 quarts PP 5w20 O'Reilly's smoking $2.57 a quart clearance
1 gallon jug of PYB 10w30 left from the Kmart clearance bonanza
12 quarts of Edge bought on AAP's BOGO from last winter, GC0w30 and some 5w40.

Not waiting till you have to have it means you can hold out for good deals. Learning not to overbuy when the deal comes is the trick that's hard to learn.
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04 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.0 145k - GTX 5w30/10w40
09 Lincoln MKZ AWD 84k - Magnatec 5w30
12 KIA Sedona 80k - Edge 0w40
09 Ford Focus 125k - QSUD 5w30

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#3206106 - 12/04/13 01:31 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
aquariuscsm Offline


Registered: 12/30/06
Posts: 16847
Loc: South Texas,USA
2 5 quart jugs of GTX 20W50,a quart of Syntec 5W50,a quart of Syntec 10W40,and a half quart of RP 20W50.
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1996 Nissan 300ZX 5-speed,Arctic Pearl(#175 of 300)
Pennzoil Platinum 10W30
2012 Honda Accord Coupe EX-L 2.4,auto,San Marino Red
Quaker State 0W20



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#3206119 - 12/04/13 01:43 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
IndyIan Offline


Registered: 09/23/08
Posts: 8432
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Right now.
3 dino changes for the Tracker
1 syn change for the Tracker
1 dino changes for the Focus
3 syn changes for the Focus

So a little under 40L of motor oil and ~15L of tractor fluid.
I need to find a good sale on RT6 to get 12L for the tractor and the ATV as then need to be done soon, and quit buying oil for the cars as I'm 2 years ahead.
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07 Focus ZXW, 5spd manual, 188km VWB 5W30
06 CRV, 5 spd auto AWD, 294km M1 EP 5W30

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#3206126 - 12/04/13 01:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
FutureDoc Offline


Registered: 10/30/13
Posts: 1620
Loc: North Carolina
2qt Havoline HM
2qt Supertech HM
1qt Mobile Super HM
1qt Supertech Syn
1qt Castrol Syn
1qt Mobile1
3qt Autozone Syn
1qt Mason Jar "Special" mix of left over jugs (mostly Havoline HM).

Can you tell I get the five 1qt bottles for the same price as a jug and keep the spare on hand as the Fit and MR2 only use 4qts (or less). Subbie has a capacity of 4.8 so that is why I have a mason jar with "new oil" written on it.

I also have a small stash of ATF and brake fluid too wink
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'15 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 - Havoline 5w-30 & OEM
'14 Subaru Outback 2.5 - NAPA 0w-20 & Wix
'01 Toyota MR2 Spyder - Havoline 5w-30 & Wix
'82 Chevy C10

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#3206139 - 12/04/13 01:59 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Rolla07 Online   content


Registered: 11/05/11
Posts: 4103
Loc: MTL, CANADA
I dont have much of a collection.. lol.. 1 jug of Pennzoil Ultra 5w20 and a fram extra guard filter..
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2007 Corolla Red Pearl 146k miles
Castrol Edge (Gold) 5w20 & Napa Gold


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#3206145 - 12/04/13 02:05 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
AlienBug Offline


Registered: 07/19/08
Posts: 536
Loc: Connecticut
Motorcraft 5w20: About 2/3 quart

G-Oil 10w30 4Cycle mower oil: 1/2 quart

Pennzoil Synblend 5w30: unknown remnant left in 5-quart jug. Probably about 2/3 quart.

Total: about 2 quarts spread among three bottles.
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Don

2005 Ford Freestyle SEL, 158k, Motorcraft 5w20 synblend, Motorcraft filter

2007 Ford Fusion SE 2.3l, 125k, Mobil 1 EP 0w20, Motorcraft filter

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#3206148 - 12/04/13 02:09 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
redhat Offline


Registered: 12/07/12
Posts: 1634
Loc: Anywhere, USA
5QTS Peak 5W-20 Conventional
10QTS PYB 5W-20
11QTS TGMO 0W-20
3QTS M1 0W-30
4.5QTS Mix of TGMO 0W-20, MCSB 5W-20, M1 0W-20, M1 0W-40, Castrol Syntec 10W-40, AMSOIL SS 0W-20, PU 5W-30 <--- This is all going into the '99 Grand Prix today with an L10111.

Bosch Distance+ D3423, WIX 51522, WIX 57356, (2) Purolator L10111


Edited by redhat (12/04/13 02:13 PM)
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09 Accord Sedan 5MT - ProLine Conv. 5W-20, NG 7356, 136k
14 Civic EX Coupe - NAPA Syn. 0W-20, L14610, 42k

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#3206158 - 12/04/13 02:18 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: KCJeep]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
Originally Posted By: KCJeep
Not waiting till you have to have it means you can hold out for good deals. Learning not to overbuy when the deal comes is the trick that's hard to learn.


I'm learning...lol
_________________________
17 Sonata Sport 2.4L
Now: VFS 5w20 / Hyundai

13 Santa fe Sport 2.0T
Now: VFS 5w30 / XG9688

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#3206159 - 12/04/13 02:19 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Eddie Offline


Registered: 12/07/03
Posts: 9105
Loc: Florida, Cape Coral
3 5qt jugs of PP in 5w30 and oil filters to match. No sense in stocking up as new standards are coming soon.
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CX5 Touring 2.5L :-)

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#3206161 - 12/04/13 02:20 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Roob Offline


Registered: 02/19/13
Posts: 441
Loc: Ontario,Canada
10QMazda with moly 0w20
10L Honda SM GF4 0w20
15L TGMO SN 0w20
6L Mazda 0w20 (low VI)

2 M1 110
4 M1 102
2 P1 14610
1 PSL 14610
2 HG A02
1 KN HP 1010
2 Bosch 3323
1 Fram Ultra XG7317
2 Fram TG7317
2 Napa Gold 7356
1 Napa Platinum 47356
1 WixXP 57356
1 LM M0S2
3 Lubegard Biotech
2 Lubegard Engine flush
2 Lubegard Red
2 HG Dot3 Brake fluid.
2 GH cabin filters
1 GH air filter.

thumbsup
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2007 Accord Coupe 2.4 Vtec.
M1 ep 0W20 Fram TG
VMaxlife+ LG Platinum
Continental winter Si and steelies.

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#3206162 - 12/04/13 02:21 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 9783
Loc: Saskatoon canada
I get scared when I go into my garage.
K. Here goes.
13 jugs SN ultra
10 jugs SN qsud
About 200 random quarts mc oils,redline and RP euro oils
5 gallon pail of devlac 0w-30 elite 222

In my defence I got a little side project doing mobile oil changes
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2006 Charger RT
Miles x 2 per oil filter

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#3206190 - 12/04/13 02:47 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
NMBurb02 Offline


Registered: 09/12/12
Posts: 1981
Loc: Greatest Earth on Show, UT
43 qt (yes, 43) G-Oil Ultimate Biodegradable 5W-30 SM
7 qt Valvoline MaxLife NextGen 5W-30 SN
5 qt Valvoline MaxLife NextGen 10W-30 SN
5 qt Castrol Syntec Blend 5W-30 SM

3/4 qt Pennzoil Marine Premium Plus TC-W3

1 container (8 fl oz) Gumout Regane Complete FSC

1 qt Mag1 Multi-Vehicle Low-Vis ATF
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2002 Chevy Suburban 1500, Rotella T6 5W-40, Fram TG3675
2006 Pontiac Grand Prix GT, G-Oil Syn 5W-30, Fram TG3387A

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#3206194 - 12/04/13 02:53 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
GutsyGecko Offline


Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 426
Loc: Youngstown, OH
Around a 1000 quarts of just about anything imaginable that I've gotten for very cheap!

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#3206220 - 12/04/13 03:08 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Hollow Offline


Registered: 02/29/08
Posts: 1311
Loc: the South
25 quarts QSAD 5w30
11 quarts QSUD 5w30

Half dozen assorted oil filters.

Bottle of MMO
Bottle of Redline Sl-1
Bottle of MOS2


Anyone wanna buy some QSAD? I need some closet space freed up.

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#3206228 - 12/04/13 03:19 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Ayrton Offline


Registered: 09/28/10
Posts: 669
Loc: Washington State, U.S.
19 quarts (mostly in jugs) of Mobil 1 0w40.

4 quarts Chevron High Mileage 10w-40.

I don't have much of a stash right now.

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#3206236 - 12/04/13 03:26 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
earlyre Offline


Registered: 11/22/11
Posts: 3644
Loc: Lima, Ohio, USA
after updating my paper inventory list...
OIL:
~4.5Qts Frankenbrew (Breakdown &VOA here)
05Qts Meijer Syn 5w20 (SN)
05Qts PP 5w30(SN)
10Qts GC (SL)
05Qts CasrolGTX 5w30 (SN)
05Qts PYB 5w30 (SN)

FILTERS:
(7) Wix 51348
(3) Bosch 3330
(1) Mopar MO-409
(1) PureOne PL10241
(2) PureOne PL14476
(1) Quaker State QS3600
(1) Quaker State QS173
(1) Motorcraft FL400s
(1) Motorcraft FL500s

MISC:
(1)Qt Meijer Dot 3 BrakeFluid
(16) Autolite 3293 Sparkplugs
(4) Champion RC9YC Sparkplugs
(1) Mopar 05066076AA "Makeup filter", aka PCV Breather element
(1) Ea. of the Following 2nd Gen neon Parts:
Upper Dash
Center Console
Left Half of Cowl Cover
Air Filter Box
Front Passenger Seatbelt Buckle Receiver (Female end)


Edited by earlyre (12/04/13 03:34 PM)
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Mine:
09 Mercury Sable : 6qts VSP 0w20, WIX 51516
Mine to Maintain:
03 Pontiac Vibe : 4.5qts VWB 5w30,WIX 51394

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#3206250 - 12/04/13 03:37 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: GutsyGecko]
threeputtpar Offline


Registered: 08/04/11
Posts: 2062
Loc: Appleton, WI
Originally Posted By: GutsyGecko
Around a 1000 quarts of just about anything imaginable that I've gotten for very cheap!


Did I see that correctly? 1000 quarts of oil?

Even if you paid $1 for each one, that's $1,000 of cash tied up in inventory. Do you have an expected ROI on that stash?

If they were all FAR, then I'd see no problem in that size of a stash. Personally, my limit would be <= $0.25 a quart to have any amount of cash tied up in oil.
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2013 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite - Citgo Syngard 0W-20 / M1-101 45k miles
2005 Audi allroad - Unknown oil and Mann W930/21 183k miles

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#3206305 - 12/04/13 04:25 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: threeputtpar]
John_K Offline


Registered: 12/08/06
Posts: 2625
Loc: Columbus, Ohio
Originally Posted By: threeputtpar
Originally Posted By: GutsyGecko
Around a 1000 quarts of just about anything imaginable that I've gotten for very cheap!


Did I see that correctly? 1000 quarts of oil?

Even if you paid $1 for each one, that's $1,000 of cash tied up in inventory. Do you have an expected ROI on that stash?

If they were all FAR, then I'd see no problem in that size of a stash. Personally, my limit would be <= $0.25 a quart to have any amount of cash tied up in oil.


Wow, I thought mine was mindblowing (see sig file.)

His ROI is that he won't have to run out and pay 30 bucks for 5 quarts of oil these days "on sale". shoot UFO

John
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2009 Mercury Grand Marquis, 8 cyl auto, 77xxx miles, PU
2005 Hyundai Sonata, 4 cyl auto, 93xxx miles, Maxlife
Current oil stash: 527 qts.



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#3206349 - 12/04/13 04:57 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
SLATRON Offline


Registered: 10/20/13
Posts: 407
Loc: upstate NY
QSUD 15qt & P1 $21.99/change
QSGB 15qt & puro-classic $11.99/change
GC 10qt & Bosch $30.49/change
Napa Syn 15qt & 2 silver, 1proselect $19.99/change
Maxlife SM 10w40 10qt $0.50 each
Maxlife full syn 6qt $6 each
M1 0w40 & M1-ep $31.99
Peak dino DG BOGO 10qt $18
Rotella 10w30 $13.99
Dello Syn 5w40 $16.99
Castrol Ti 4qt $5 each
3 20oz techron, 2 MsO2 cans, 1 motor oil saver, bunch of Heet somewhere think


Edited by SLATRON (12/04/13 05:07 PM)

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#3206360 - 12/04/13 05:05 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
gfh77665 Offline


Registered: 09/01/08
Posts: 3567
Loc: Southeast Texas
I cleaned out three convenience stores changing ownership. I got over 170 qts. total, for $1 each. Mostly Mobil 5000 and PYB, with the occasional Gilco and Castrol mixed in. BTW, I got 30 or so Regane PEA gas additives and 5 brake fluids for 0.25c each!

Ironically, before I was the most non-hoarder ever, LOL.

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#3206376 - 12/04/13 05:18 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
fdcg27 Online   content


Registered: 09/25/09
Posts: 14655
Loc: OH
From memory:

12 qts Maxlife, various weights
4 jugs and 5 qts Maxlife Nextgen, vaious weights
1 jug and five quarts Nextgen, various weights
6 qts Durablend 10W-40
2 jugs Durablend 10W-30
12 qts Meijer HM 10W-30
6 qts Syntec 5W-50
9 qts Syntec 5W-30
4 gals Delvac 1300
1 qt M1 15W-50
5 jugs + 5qts G-Oil 5W-30
2 jugs + five qts PP 5W-30
25 qts QSUD 5W-30
1 jug QSUD 0W-20
4 qts QSGB 10W-40
1 jug Defy 10W-40
4 jugs QTP 10W-30
3 jugs Ultra 5W-30
2 gals Synpower 5W-30
40 qts HGMO SM 0W-20
16 qts Amsoil 0W-20
There are probably a few I've missed.
All bought dirt cheap on clearance, BOGO, or after MIR, many FAR.
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17 Forester 6K M1 AFE 0W20
12 Accord LX 69K SS 0W20
09 Forester 95K M1HM 10W30
01 Focus ZX3 118K PP 5W20
96 Accord LX 104K T5 10W30
95 BMW 318 163K

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#3206384 - 12/04/13 05:25 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
cp3 Offline


Registered: 07/26/06
Posts: 2645
Loc: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Let's see....
1/2 4L jug of Petro-Canada Duron Synthetic 0w30 & 5L jug of PP 5w20, minus the 0.7L I put in for the last OCI. An oil & air filter for the G6.

Not in fear of being labeled an oil hoarder here!
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Dodge Charger|Pennzoil Platinum 5w20|Mopar MO-744
Pontiac G6 GT|Mobil 1 0w40|Mobil 1 M1-101

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#3206390 - 12/04/13 05:29 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: gfh77665]
gfh77665 Offline


Registered: 09/01/08
Posts: 3567
Loc: Southeast Texas
Originally Posted By: gfh77665
I cleaned out three convenience stores changing ownership. I got over 170 qts. total, for $1 each. Mostly Mobil 5000 and PYB, with the occasional Gilco and Castrol mixed in. BTW, I got 30 or so Regane PEA gas additives and 5 brake fluids for 0.25c each!

Ironically, before I was the most non-hoarder ever, LOL.


Best thing this was accomplished in about 3 hours, total. No mail in rebates to mess with, no time consuming multiple shopping trips, etc.

3 transactions, less than 3 hours total, DONE.

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#3206467 - 12/04/13 06:34 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: GutsyGecko]
IndyIan Offline


Registered: 09/23/08
Posts: 8432
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: GutsyGecko
Around a 1000 quarts of just about anything imaginable that I've gotten for very cheap!

What is your plan to use all that up? 250 oil changes worth?
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07 Focus ZXW, 5spd manual, 188km VWB 5W30
06 CRV, 5 spd auto AWD, 294km M1 EP 5W30

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#3206499 - 12/04/13 06:54 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 825
Loc: Florida
37 qts of PP
25 qts of Maxlife
10 qts of Havoline Synthetic
6 qts of Havoline Dino
7. Qts of Peak Dino
5 qts of Nextgen Synthetic.
90 qts total.
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96 Mustang GT: Maxlife 5W30
04 E-150, 4.6, 214K, NextGen Synthetic 5W30.
11 Camry 2.5, 46K, Castrol Edge 0W20.

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#3206548 - 12/04/13 07:35 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
901Memphis Offline


Registered: 08/14/10
Posts: 12699
Loc: Northern Kentucky
I'm out of stash. I hardly ever see clearance sales and I check a lot.

1 wix filter for Buick
2 x Fram XG 3980
4 quarts of Mobil 1 TDT 5w40 bought on clearance $2 each
1 new oem fuel filter for each car



I've got to see pics of the 1,000 quart stash.
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2002 Buick Century 130k - Built 4T65e(Maxlife) - Edge 0w40 + Fram XG3980
1998 Nissan Altima 337k - 5MT - M1 HM 5w30/Fram Ultra XG7317+MOS+ATP 205

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#3206603 - 12/04/13 08:12 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
JR Offline


Registered: 08/08/04
Posts: 1312
Loc: Michigan born but my heart bel...
1qt of amsoil saber 100:1
8qts of shell 5w-20
5qts of nextgen maxlife 5w-20
4gal of quicksilver twc-3 for farmall 560 diesel fuel treatment
12.5gal of supertech tractor hydro/trans
1qt of qsgb 5w-20
2qts of dex/mercon

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#3206607 - 12/04/13 08:15 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
abdodge1500 Offline


Registered: 10/25/13
Posts: 33
Loc: Florida
1 quart of Valvoline Maxlife 10w-30
2 quarts of Mopar ATF+4
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#3206650 - 12/04/13 08:40 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: abdodge1500]
blackman777 Offline


Registered: 01/08/13
Posts: 981
Loc: Santa Ana, California
Nothing really.

Just 1 gallon of Pentosin + 1 gallon of 5w-50 Schaeffer oil for diesel. Quality VW 505-compliant oil is hard to find so I pre-order it.

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#3206713 - 12/04/13 09:30 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
13Tacoma Offline


Registered: 11/14/13
Posts: 83
Loc: California
I think just 1/2 quart of valvoline next gen 10w30.

If nothing is on sale when you need it, is that a good reason to do longer ocis?


Edited by 13Tacoma (12/04/13 09:30 PM)
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#3206735 - 12/04/13 09:54 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
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Registered: 09/26/10
Posts: 6757
Loc: SE Texas
50 QTs - Mobil 1 AFE 0W-20 SN
25.5 QTs - Mobil 1 5W-20 SN
96 QTS - Mobil Super 5000 5W-20 SN
12 QTs - Formula Shell 5W-20 SN
12 QTs - Quaker State Defy 10W-40 SN
5 QTs - Quaker State Ultimate Durability 5W-20 SN
5 QTs - Shell Rotella T6 5W-40 SM
3 QTs - Amsoil Severe Gear SVT 75W-110 Gear Oil
3 QTs - Amsoil Severe Gear SVO 75W-140 Gear Oil
1 QT - Amsoil ISO 46, SAE 20 Compressor Oil
5 Gal - Shell Spirax S4 TXM 10W-30 Hydraulic Fluid
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232.5 QTs Total

16 - Motorcraft FL-820s Filters
5 - Motorcraft FL-500s Filters
2 - Fram Ultra XG2 Filters
1 - Purolator PureOne PL14459 Filter
5 - Kawasaki OEM KVF-750 Filters
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29 Filters Total
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#3206741 - 12/04/13 10:02 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: 2015_PSD]
xtell Offline


Registered: 12/13/06
Posts: 427
Loc: ohio
20 qts Valvoline WB 5w-30
8 qts Chevron Supreme 5w-30
16 qts Mobil 1 5w-30
12 qts Castrol Syntec 5w-30
1 qt Kendall semi-synthetic 5w-30

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#3206754 - 12/04/13 10:20 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
cheesepuffs Offline


Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 478
Loc: Connecticut
Can I ask you guys that have massive stashes what exactly the point is? I don't have a stash, although I do wish I had maybe one shelf with some variety at all times, but what on Earth do you do with *hundreds* of quarts of oil? How can you possibly even use all of it? I mean even if you could, the API rating would be like SY by the time you were that deep into your then old SN stock and the year would be 2076.
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#3206784 - 12/04/13 11:05 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
901Memphis Offline


Registered: 08/14/10
Posts: 12699
Loc: Northern Kentucky
Some people have quite the car collection, and more cars = more oil changes.
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#3206803 - 12/04/13 11:41 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
Cristobal Offline


Registered: 01/02/11
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A huge stash provides better satisfaction than any other human experience, bar none. There are BITOG guys who would rather stick to their stash than spend a thousand nights with the most beautiful women in the world.

I hope that answers your question.
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#3206851 - 12/05/13 01:21 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 22502
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
When doing fleet management, I had case upon case of Quaker State. Each car got an oil change (5 litres) per month, so you could tear through a lot of oil. Others (including myself these days) are simply nuts. wink
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#3206890 - 12/05/13 05:14 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
MuzzleFlash40 Offline


Registered: 06/20/11
Posts: 1098
Loc: SE Ohio
10 - 5 quart jugs of Maxlife 5w20
10 - 1 quart bottles of Maxlife
2 - 1 quart bottles supertech 5w20 (used for top-off)
3 - Bottles Mobil 1 75w90
6 - Quarts Castrol Mercon V

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6 Napa Silvers
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#3206918 - 12/05/13 06:05 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
gfh77665 Offline


Registered: 09/01/08
Posts: 3567
Loc: Southeast Texas
Originally Posted By: cheesepuffs
Can I ask you guys that have massive stashes what exactly the point is? ...what on Earth do you do with *hundreds* of quarts of oil?


I maintain 6 vehicles. 4 of my own (self, wife, teenage daughter + van we travel in), plus adult daughters car, plus Mother-in-laws car. Also two riding mowers and a chainsaw.

Going 5 qt. at a time, my 170 I got for $1 each will use up in just few years.

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#3206922 - 12/05/13 06:20 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Pop_Rivit Offline


Registered: 02/09/08
Posts: 6367
Loc: Midwest
I have about a gallon of Rotella 15W-40 left over from changing the oil on 4 tractors-I'll keep it for top off oil in the event that I need it over the next year or so. I also have about 1/2 gallon of combined leftover oil from the oil changes on 4 vehicles. Again, just in case I need to top something off I'll keep it around until the next oil change.

At the next oil changes I'll dump these leftovers in with the used oil and toss it on the fire the next time I burn yard waste.

I don't keep a large "stash" of oil or fluids. If I want to invest in oil, I'll do so through an energy related mutual fund where I'll get a far better return on my money.

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#3206959 - 12/05/13 07:19 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Char Baby Offline


Registered: 05/25/05
Posts: 9207
Loc: ROCHESTER, NY
~ 70 qts

Peak 5W30 dino 5qts
Peak 5W20 syn 2qts
VWB 3-5 qts Jugs
ValvNextGenSyn 5W30 1-5qt Jug
ValvMaxLife 5W30 1-5qt Jug
HavolineDS 5W20/30 12 qts
Havoline Syn 5W20 5qts
QSGB 5W30 10 qts
QSTB 5W30 2 qts
PP 5W20/30 6 qts
Various 5&10W30 4qts
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#3207140 - 12/05/13 10:29 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cheesepuffs]
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Registered: 09/26/10
Posts: 6757
Loc: SE Texas
Originally Posted By: cheesepuffs
Can I ask you guys that have massive stashes what exactly the point is? I don't have a stash, although I do wish I had maybe one shelf with some variety at all times, but what on Earth do you do with *hundreds* of quarts of oil? How can you possibly even use all of it? I mean even if you could, the API rating would be like SY by the time you were that deep into your then old SN stock and the year would be 2076.

First of all it is important to note that oil really has no shelf life. Blackstone has tested oils from the 1960s that still retained the additive packs and so if SN oil remains on the shelf for 10 years I personally do not see this as an issue (in my case it would not be there that long though). Speaking for myself, nearly all of the oil that I have cost less than 70% of the full retail price with some of it being FAR (the Spirax was not, but that is a different story). So in essence, I save money in the long run by buying oil when it is cheap or free. I have only started this in the past year or so but have built up my stash very quickly. The other thing that I do on a regular basis is "share" my good fortune with others so there are some donations that happen from my stash as well.
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#3207145 - 12/05/13 10:34 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Cristobal]
cp3 Offline


Registered: 07/26/06
Posts: 2645
Loc: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Originally Posted By: Cristobal
A huge stash provides better satisfaction than any other human experience, bar none. There are BITOG guys who would rather stick to their stash than spend a thousand nights with the most beautiful women in the world.

I hope that answers your question.


crzy

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#3207148 - 12/05/13 10:39 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
cp3 Offline


Registered: 07/26/06
Posts: 2645
Loc: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
If we got the deep discounts and FAR deals that can be had south of the border, I would likely have to reconsider my stash stance. As it is right now it's not difficult for me to plan in advance and purchase sales for the next OCIs.
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#3207167 - 12/05/13 10:55 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: cp3]
FutureDoc Offline


Registered: 10/30/13
Posts: 1620
Loc: North Carolina
Keep in mind the most beautiful women are a lot more maintenance over the course of 1000 nights which even an unlimited oil stash can't solve.


So tell me what you see here:


^ Now I bet a few members were thinking of UOA

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#3207297 - 12/05/13 12:36 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Redpatches Offline


Registered: 02/28/11
Posts: 178
Loc: New Jersey
5 Quarts PP 0W-20
5 Quarts PP 5W-20
5 Quarts Mobil1 0W-20
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#3207336 - 12/05/13 01:29 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
Originally Posted By: wemay
15qts - Havoline synthetic 5w30
10qts - Castrol Edge 5w30 (2 jugs)
15qts - PEAK synthetic 5w30 (5qts in use now, 10qts (2 jugs) will be Christmas gifts)

4 - Purolator P1 PL14459 oil filters
4 - K&N HP-1004 oil filters

2 - Techron bottles


Left out:
15qts (3 jugs) - Mobil1 5w30
10qts - QSGB 5w30
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#3208458 - 12/06/13 11:57 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
Originally Posted By: wemay
Originally Posted By: wemay
15qts - Havoline synthetic 5w30
10qts - Castrol Edge 5w30 (2 jugs)
15qts - PEAK synthetic 5w30 (5qts in use now, 10qts (2 jugs) will be Christmas gifts)

4 - Purolator P1 PL14459 oil filters
4 - K&N HP-1004 oil filters

2 - Techron bottles


Left out:
15qts (3 jugs) - Mobil1 5w30
10qts - QSGB 5w30


...today I bought 3 jugs of my all time favorite, Synpower. I think this is a sickness. I will probably exchange the remaining stash for all Synpower. Its what I used most before I joined BITOG.
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#3208615 - 12/06/13 02:12 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
R2d2 Offline


Registered: 12/08/08
Posts: 567
Loc: New York, L.I
2-5 quart jugs M1 0w-20
1-5 quart jug PP 0w-20

probably 10 oil filters.
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#3208620 - 12/06/13 02:15 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Zaedock Offline


Registered: 09/10/05
Posts: 3936
Loc: Massachusetts
Guys, 15-20 quarts of oil is "extra", not really a stash.
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#3208694 - 12/06/13 03:22 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Zaedock]
R2d2 Offline


Registered: 12/08/08
Posts: 567
Loc: New York, L.I
Originally Posted By: Zaedock
Guys, 15-20 quarts of oil is "extra", not really a stash.


My wife would beg to differ.
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#3208798 - 12/06/13 05:17 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Zaedock]
cheesepuffs Offline


Registered: 09/24/13
Posts: 478
Loc: Connecticut
Originally Posted By: Zaedock
Guys, 15-20 quarts of oil is "extra", not really a stash.


Really? I have exactly one spare quart of GTX, which is what I call my "extra oil". If I had three or four jugs on-hand I would definitely consider that to be my stash. A mere pittance compared to some of you guys, but still a stash if you ask me.
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#3208808 - 12/06/13 05:25 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
bionictony Offline


Registered: 11/13/12
Posts: 31
Loc: Corona, CA
i bought 30 quarts of oil on black friday weekend and 40 quarts for my dad. i had a stash of probably more than 40 quarts already. i've got quaker state, castrol gtx, pennzoil, peak synthetic, and shell. i'll probably stop buying next year because the price/rebate goes up $1-2 every year.
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#3208862 - 12/06/13 06:19 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
MuzzleFlash40 Offline


Registered: 06/20/11
Posts: 1098
Loc: SE Ohio
I have enough oil to last both of our cars for over a year. Between my wifes car being driven 35-40k and mine 17-20k, I'd say I have a stash. Not as much as some of you, but it's a stash nonetheless.
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#3208867 - 12/06/13 06:25 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
DirtyMoe21 Offline


Registered: 11/29/13
Posts: 182
Loc: Fort Worth,Texas
10 qts PP 5w30
1 qt PP 0w20
3 qts PYB 10w30
3 qts GTX 5w20
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#3208912 - 12/06/13 07:08 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
stchman Offline


Registered: 09/25/13
Posts: 1502
Loc: St. Louis, MO
12 quarts of Mobil 1 5W-30
6 quarts of Pennzoil Platinum 5W-30
5 quarts of Pennzoil Platinum 5W-20

I am running low.
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#3208930 - 12/06/13 07:24 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Bud Offline


Registered: 06/04/02
Posts: 1324
Loc: Texas
7 Quarts of Synpower 5w20
7 Quarts of Castrol Edge Gold Bottle 5w20
2 Quarts of Texas Tea 5w20
2 Quarts of MotorCraft 5w20
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#3209404 - 12/07/13 11:44 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Kuato Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 7094
Loc: Colorado
After the most recent changes, all we have is 5qts M1 0w30 for the Wrangler and 4 qts of old PP 5w30 in a 5qt jug left over from long ago.


Edited by Kuato (12/07/13 11:44 AM)
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#3209445 - 12/07/13 12:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
DGarner211 Offline


Registered: 11/05/13
Posts: 28
Loc: Georgia
I bet anyone stumbling on this site will be flabbergasted to find anyone has an "oil stash," LOL.

But yeah, I am stocking up on Pennzoil Ultra 5W30 while I still can. I currently have 3 5QT jugs and 1 QT jug, but I'll be getting 2 more of the former and a 6 QT case of the latter within the next few weeks. It's a few years' worth of oil changes, but it's worth it to me because it's getting harder to find and I am going to be starting my own business at the first of the year, and I won't have as much disposable income to pay premium prices for it if folks don't start stocking it. This way, I get oil changes to roughly 40,000 miles for $21 per (price for the dealership to do the work and provide the filter). That should last me 3-4 years or so.

The 6 QT case will give me some extra to top off with in addition to rounding out the extra 3/4 quart above 5 quarts for each oil change.

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#3209457 - 12/07/13 01:06 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
TiredTrucker Offline


Registered: 01/04/08
Posts: 3174
Loc: Central Iowa
55 gallons Schaeffer 7000 15w40,
2 cases (12 tubes each) grease,
5 gallons Schaeffer ULSW diesel fuel additive,
2 cases (12 qts each) Schaeffer 9003D 5w30.
15 qts Amsoil ATF,
6 qts Amsoil Severe Gear 75w90,
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#3209539 - 12/07/13 02:33 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: TiredTrucker]
Kuato Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 7094
Loc: Colorado
Originally Posted By: TiredTrucker
55 gallons Schaeffer 7000 15w40,
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.
.


You win! Cheers2
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#3209669 - 12/07/13 04:59 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
JPP Offline


Registered: 01/08/05
Posts: 280
Loc: Central Kansas
Gotta admit...... been a M1 guy, but been taking advantage of all the Valvoline $4/$5 coupons + Walmart prices. Starting to build a new stash of Maxlife n Synpower 5W30 jugs.
thumbsup

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#3209682 - 12/07/13 05:12 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Zaedock Offline


Registered: 09/10/05
Posts: 3936
Loc: Massachusetts
In my hayday, I had about 600+ quarts in my "stash".
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#3210164 - 12/08/13 09:10 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
Exchanged all but the Edge (wifes car) for Valvoline MAXlife 5W-30. So now I have 11 jugs of it on hand. For some reason I feel accomplished, lol.
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#3210197 - 12/08/13 09:52 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
KD0AXS Offline


Registered: 11/13/12
Posts: 2337
Loc: Nowthen, MN
6 quarts PU 5W-20
40 quarts PP 5W-20
49 quarts Maxlife Nextgen 10W-40
22 quarts Maxlife 5W-20
12 quarts Havoline 10W-40
9 quarts VWB 5W-30
4 quarts Castrol Edge 5W-50
1 Gallon Rotella T6
10 quarts Mystik Sea and Snow


Originally Posted By: Kuato
Originally Posted By: TiredTrucker
55 gallons Schaeffer 7000 15w40,
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.
.


You win! Cheers2


55 gallons isn't really all that much when your oil changes take 10 gallons each. thumbsup



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#3210421 - 12/08/13 01:21 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
zerosoma Offline


Registered: 08/12/11
Posts: 2307
Loc: Omaha, NE
Most of what I've seen is pretty conservative so far.

Just going by what's off the top of my head, my garage includes :

31 quarts of Valvoline Next Gen Max Life (all 5w30)
4 quarts of Valvoline VR1 Racing Synthetic (all 10w30)
6 quarts of Valvoilne Max Life Synthetic 10w30
10 quarts of Valvoline Max Life Synthetic 5w30
2 quarts of Valvoline Next Gen 10w40
5 quarts of Valvoline SynPower 5w30
3 quarts of Napa Synthetic 5w30
2 quarts of Mobil 1 0w40
2 quarts of Pennzoil Platinum 5w30
2 quarts of Castrol Edge with Titanium 5w20
10 quarts of Formula Shell 5w30
2 quarts of Formula Shell 5w20
1 quart of Castrol Syntec 5w50
1 quart of Mobil Super 5w30
3 quarts of Quaker State Ultimate Durability

22 filters - Pure One, Napa Gold, and Quaker State.
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#3210439 - 12/08/13 01:37 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
SlipperyPete Offline


Registered: 09/20/12
Posts: 582
Loc: Missouri (MO)
20 L Peak Conv 5w30
12 Qt Pennzoil Synblend 5w30

Total cost was $21.75 before tax.

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#3210658 - 12/08/13 05:48 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: SlipperyPete]
asharris7 Offline


Registered: 08/24/12
Posts: 511
Loc: Greensboro NC, USA
13 qts German Castrol
5 qts Amsoil ASM 0-20
8 qts TGMO 0-20
6 qts Mazda /w Moly 0-20
6 qts Mitsubishi 0-20

4- Napa Platinum oil filters
8- Puro syn oil filter
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2011 Honda Odyssey
Right now: PP 0W-20(Fram Ultra)
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#3210673 - 12/08/13 06:09 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
RGR Offline


Registered: 05/20/07
Posts: 224
Loc: Denver
80 qts Mobil 7500 semi-synth 5w-30
24 qts Mobil 7500 semi-synth 10w-30

10 qts QSUD in 5w-30

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#3210880 - 12/08/13 10:14 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
GSCJR Online   sad


Registered: 01/20/13
Posts: 1019
Loc: Ontario, Canada
113*4L 5w20 ST
68 qts 5w30 FS
4.4L 5w30 MS1K
7*4L 5w30 ST
5L 5W20 QSGB
10gal 15w40 Castrol Tection Extra
9*5qt 5w30 VWB
2*5qt 5w20 VSP
4*5qt 5w30 VSP
4*5qt 10w30 VSP
6*4.4L 5w40 M1 TDT
6 qts 10w30 M1 HM
4 qts 5w50 M1
3.5L 10w30 STS

15 qts ATF+4 Havoline
5*4L 3309 MS

1L TWC-3 ST
3 pcs. SI-1 Redline
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03 3.0L 1MZ-FE NAPA SYN 5w-20 ProSelect 21348 242 KM
10 3.5L 2GR-FE CEB 0w-20 ProSelect 27047 152 KM

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#3211032 - 12/09/13 08:23 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: KD0AXS]
TiredTrucker Offline


Registered: 01/04/08
Posts: 3174
Loc: Central Iowa
Originally Posted By: KD0AXS
6 quarts PU 5W-20
40 quarts PP 5W-20
49 quarts Maxlife Nextgen 10W-40
22 quarts Maxlife 5W-20
12 quarts Havoline 10W-40
9 quarts VWB 5W-30
4 quarts Castrol Edge 5W-50
1 Gallon Rotella T6
10 quarts Mystik Sea and Snow


Originally Posted By: Kuato
Originally Posted By: TiredTrucker
55 gallons Schaeffer 7000 15w40,
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You win! Cheers2


55 gallons isn't really all that much when your oil changes take 10 gallons each. thumbsup





How true that is! Yeah, it just looks impressive from a volume standpoint, but when you have the perspective of how it is used, the dynamics change. And that's right... at 10 gallons an oil change, 55 gallons is like someone else having a couple of cases of oil for their pickup.
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#3211188 - 12/09/13 12:13 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
TFB1 Offline


Registered: 09/03/10
Posts: 3496
Loc: VA
I have maybe eight quarts of SM M1 0W-40 that will be used for spring time oil changes(mixed with M1 EP 5W-20 I'm yet to buy)... Also around 10 quarts of 10W-40 QS Defy for the older stuff and I think four gal of Rotella 10W-30 for the ones I beat on...

There are no doubt a odd quart, or two, or three etc in the garage as well, I don't keep up with actual numbers...

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#3211594 - 12/09/13 06:42 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
zoombucky Offline


Registered: 08/15/13
Posts: 16
Loc: mn
Just for a few.

15 qts PU 5w-30
3 qts Rotella T6 5w-40, leftovers from my subie.

I have a few Toyota and P1 filters in the stash.
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#3211702 - 12/09/13 08:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: 2015_PSD]
JavierG Offline


Registered: 06/11/11
Posts: 1158
Loc: Fresno, CA
Originally Posted By: 2010_FX4

Speaking for myself, nearly all of the oil that I have cost less than 70% of the full retail price with some of it being FAR (the Spirax was not, but that is a different story). So in essence, I save money in the long run by buying oil when it is cheap or free. I have only started this in the past year or so but have built up my stash very quickly. The other thing that I do on a regular basis is "share" my good fortune with others so there are some donations that happen from my stash as well.

Well said 2010_FX4!! My thoughts exactly. Although I still currently have over 250 quarts of various brands, I have donated well over 100 quarts as well. And I too was bitten by the BITOG bug just a couple of years ago (2011)! I can only imagine what my garage would look like if I had caught it years earlier.
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2016 Honda Civic EX-T Coupe - 7k mi - Napa Syn 0W20, Bosch Premium

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#3212224 - 12/10/13 11:10 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL

Originally Posted By: wemay

CORRECTION:
Exchanged all but the Edge (wifes car) for Valvoline Synpower 5W-30. So now I have 11 jugs of it on hand. For some reason I feel accomplished, lol.
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#3212477 - 12/10/13 02:59 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
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Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
Now after getting 4-jugs of VWB from a co-worker at our Holiday gift exchange.... my Valvoline stock is pretty stout. If it garners a good 5k mile UOA, i'll be exchanging the Synpower for the VWB at my local WM.


Edited by wemay (12/10/13 03:07 PM)
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#3213658 - 12/11/13 05:40 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
Red91 Offline


Registered: 12/09/13
Posts: 1974
Loc: Alabama, United States
14 qts. Quaker State Defy 10w-30
4 qts. Fred's(Warren) 10w-30
1 qt. Chevron Delo 400 15w-40
4 qts. mix(10w-30 and 10w-40)
1 qt. Quaker State AD 10w-30
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#3214220 - 12/12/13 08:08 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
kjbock Offline


Registered: 09/23/13
Posts: 220
Loc: NC
14 qts. German Castrol 0W-30
5 qts. M1 AFE 0W-20

1 Mobil 1 M-110 oil filter
2 Mann HU 816X oil filters

Just started building my stash about a month ago.
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2015 Acura MDX - M-1 0W-20 AFE, M-1 M-110
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#3222900 - 12/20/13 04:49 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
GutsyGecko Offline


Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 426
Loc: Youngstown, OH
Update of my stash. Pics included.


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#3223092 - 12/20/13 07:53 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: GutsyGecko]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 22502
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. wink
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2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 57356
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

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#3223146 - 12/20/13 08:34 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
oliveoil Offline


Registered: 12/12/06
Posts: 388
Loc: snow and sun
79 qts various 5-20, 5-10-30, Pennzoil, valvoline, syn and reg, all less than $2qt.

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#3223886 - 12/21/13 04:32 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 825
Loc: Florida
Just added from recent autozone sales:

10 quarts Synpower 0w20.
6 quarts Edge/Gold 5w20.
6 quarts Purple 5w30.
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04 E-150, 4.6, 214K, NextGen Synthetic 5W30.
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#3223891 - 12/21/13 04:38 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Garak]
laserred96gt Offline


Registered: 03/03/13
Posts: 825
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: Garak
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. wink

I haven't given mobil oils a chance yet, pre BITOG I only used Castrol and supertech, since I joined I haven run across a MOBIL oil sale so my current stash of 120+ quarts contains 5 brands but no MOBIL yet, I'm sure that will change. Mobil 1 one of the more popular oils so you don't see it on sale often.
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#3226365 - 12/24/13 10:30 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: laserred96gt]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 9783
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Originally Posted By: laserred96gt
Originally Posted By: Garak
No one can say you don't give every brand a chance. wink

I haven't given mobil oils a chance yet, pre BITOG I only used Castrol and supertech, since I joined I haven run across a MOBIL oil sale so my current stash of 120+ quarts contains 5 brands but no MOBIL yet, I'm sure that will change. Mobil 1 one of the more popular oils so you don't see it on sale often.



At 25 a jug and you want a sale.
If I could get 0w-40 for 25 a jug like you guys can I'd spend a roll on the stuff.
I found PU for 28 a jugs(now its 70)and bought 14 of them. I found qsud for 21 a jug and bought 10 then pp for 22 so I grabbed 10 more.
Typically Canadian engine oil prices are double the American price.
Garak is right. For the best everyday price a distributor is the best way to go.
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#3228877 - 12/27/13 05:05 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: Clevy]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 22502
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
I have to give Canadian Tire a backhanded compliment, though, with their latest QSGB special. The did have enough stock scattered throughout the store that there was plenty to buy, if I were so inclined. Their main QS shelf was an absolute joke, though. I have a picture I'll have to download and post. There was one column of oil for 5w-30, and about four or so for 5w-20, and about five or so for 10w-30. Of course, the 5w-30 was cleaned out, because that's a commonly used grade. 5w-20 is used, but they had plenty of shelf space for it. They had enough 10w-30 to choke a horse, though. 10w-30 isn't on the top of my shopping list for Saskatchewan winters (or summers, for that matter), and no one specifies the stuff anyway.
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2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 57356
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

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#3228898 - 12/27/13 06:01 AM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
wemay Offline


Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 7623
Loc: Miami, FL
After the AutoZone clearance, I have more $3/qt 5w20 Edge GOLD than I have storage to place it in. Um, gotta run, I hear the wifes car... lol.
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13 Santa fe Sport 2.0T
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#3231217 - 12/29/13 06:05 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
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Registered: 07/14/10
Posts: 712
Loc: Wenatchee, W.A.
Clevy, You dont Know. Not even close.

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#3231255 - 12/29/13 06:44 PM Re: What is your Oil stash: brands/how much [Re: wemay]
nepadriver Offline


Registered: 07/20/11
Posts: 215
Loc: Northeast PA
23 quarts Valvoline Nextgen 5w-30 (AZ clearance)
5 quarts PU 5w-30
5 quarts PP 0w-20

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