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Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart #4451305
07/06/17 12:19 PM
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SHOZ Offline OP
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$10 egift card good until 9/8/2017

https://mobiloil.com/en/promotion/mobil-promotions/walmart-mobil-1-annual-protection-gift-card

must not be flying off the shelves......


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4451318
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That could be the beginning of the end, a step or two before closeout pricing to blow it out of the stores.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4451330
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It was mentioned a while ago. I saw a entire endcap with it. There were a few missing though. There wasn't a price sign on it so maybe people are grabbing it and not realizing it's $50 instead of the normal $25.

Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: demarpaint] #4451338
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Originally Posted By: demarpaint
That could be the beginning of the end, a step or two before closeout pricing to blow it out of the stores.


I hope one day we are all just stocked up on M1 AP jugs that were had for $10/ea.

Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4451340
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Doesn't seem like a very good deal when they run rebates for $12 on the $25 jugs.

Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: Reddy45] #4451351
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Originally Posted By: Reddy45
Originally Posted By: demarpaint
That could be the beginning of the end, a step or two before closeout pricing to blow it out of the stores.


I hope one day we are all just stocked up on M1 AP jugs that were had for $10/ea.


$10 a jug, I'm in.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: DBMaster] #4451369
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Originally Posted By: DBMaster
Doesn't seem like a very good deal when they run rebates for $12 on the $25 jugs.
Tht's how I found this offer, I was looking for the next rebate as I need to get a jug of 0w40.. Probably be out after September though. But WalMart has their 5 qt jugs rolled back to under $23 for a month now.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: DBMaster] #4451406
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Originally Posted By: DBMaster
Doesn't seem like a very good deal when they run rebates for $12 on the $25 jugs.


No kidding... well, at least on the Pennz Ultra Platinum I just got.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4451450
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We a posted UOA.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4451618
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My local Walmart closed a couple weeks ago.
I went there on the 50% off everything sale.
I went to the oil section and got the last 5 quart jug of Pennzoil platinum syn for like $12.00.
The shelf was loaded with jugs of Mobil advanced protection.
Even at 50 % off ,about $25.00 nobody wanted them.
Makes you wonder about this marketing blunder.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4452322
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$39.84 at Walmart now.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: mooferz] #4452335
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Figured they need quarterly sales figures and expected this amount ...


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4452337
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Aside from the goofy price I just don't get the marketing on this oil. The advertising promotes the fact that it can go one year between oil changes but then so can EP at a much lower price. The mileage limit is 20,000 vs. 15,000 for EP, so unless I am in the sweet spot of 15,001 to 20,000 miles of driving in one year, why do I want this product?


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: kschachn] #4452706
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Originally Posted By: kschachn
Aside from the goofy price I just don't get the marketing on this oil. The advertising promotes the fact that it can go one year between oil changes but then so can EP at a much lower price. The mileage limit is 20,000 vs. 15,000 for EP, so unless I am in the sweet spot of 15,001 to 20,000 miles of driving in one year, why do I want this product?


Exactly. Also, for twice the cost. A bit ambitious.


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Re: Mobil Advanced Protection gift card from WalMart [Re: SHOZ] #4453486
07/08/17 01:26 PM
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What about factoring in oil burn off? I've worked on many cars that simply would burn some oil in between changes. At 20,000 miles you'll have to buy 2 jugs just to keep the engine topped off.


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