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#3247450 - 01/13/14 08:05 PM whats the deal with mystic 15w50?
Chris142 Offline


Registered: 06/05/03
Posts: 14232
Loc: apple valley, ca
Oriley has it for $25 for a 2 gallon jug. It claims to pass all kinds of diesel specs but theres no api donut. Actully it says "recomended" for and lists several diesel specs. The lack of the donut scared me away.
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#3247478 - 01/13/14 08:35 PM Re: whats the deal with mystic 15w50? [Re: Chris142]
DB_Cooper Offline


Registered: 10/01/07
Posts: 359
Loc: Ga
Years ago I did a VOA on the Mystic 15w50..I thought I had posted it here on BITOG and will look for it. As I recall is was a pretty Plain Jane oil. Nothing special.

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#3247481 - 01/13/14 08:36 PM Re: whats the deal with mystic 15w50? [Re: Chris142]
Eddie Offline


Registered: 12/07/03
Posts: 8321
Loc: Florida, Cape Coral
Even the name mystic is scary for an engine oil.
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#3247521 - 01/13/14 09:05 PM Re: whats the deal with mystic 15w50? [Re: Chris142]
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Registered: 07/26/04
Posts: 10967
Loc: Middlesex County CT
It is Mystik, not Mystic and is a Citgo product

Local small box store has 10W-40 syn for $3.50/qt.


Edited by simple_gifts (01/13/14 09:08 PM)
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#3247619 - 01/13/14 10:27 PM Re: whats the deal with mystic 15w50? [Re: Chris142]
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#3250254 - 01/16/14 12:58 PM Re: whats the deal with mystic 15w50? [Re: Chris142]
Jim Allen Offline


Registered: 08/12/05
Posts: 4477
Loc: NW Ohio
One of our local farm stores (Rural King) carries it, as well the 10W30 and 15W40 HDEO. At a much lower price than $25 IIRC.. in the neighborhood of $18.50. Too thick for my taste but I did buy some 10W30 for a neighbor's small tractor a while back. Decent specs for the money.


Edited by Jim Allen (01/16/14 01:00 PM)
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