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pao in pp synthetic #4590864
12/01/17 10:52 AM
12/01/17 10:52 AM
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Corunna, Ontario, Canada
old farmer Offline OP
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Does Pennzoil Pureplus synthetic contain polyalphaolefins in the 5w20 and 5w30 grades?
I know it's made from natural gas.
Thanks.

Re: pao in pp synthetic [Re: old farmer] #4590887
12/01/17 11:11 AM
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2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Synthetic base oil and additives.
Highly refined mineral oil. The highly refined mineral oil contains <3% (w/w) DMSO-extract, according to IP346.

The highly refined mineral oil is only present as additive diluent.


2014 Nissan Rogue S CVT, OC#10 47272mi-QSUD10W30+5w20 Toughguard Filter; '17 Subaru Crosstrek CVT OC#2 ?? mi-SOA/Idemitsu 0w20 + SOA Filter
Re: pao in pp synthetic [Re: old farmer] #4590971
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Likely A Type of paraffin.

Liquid wax is a good lubricant.

Look up: Qatar GTL process.


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Re: pao in pp synthetic [Re: old farmer] #4591017
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Originally Posted By: old farmer
Does Pennzoil Pureplus synthetic contain polyalphaolefins in the 5w20 and 5w30 grades?
I know it's made from natural gas.
Thanks.


Is this the same oil marketed as "Pennzoil Ultra Platinum" (PUP) in the United Sates?


"The evidence demands a verdict".
(Re:VOA)"it's nearly impossible to actually know the particular additives that are in there at what concentrations."
Re: pao in pp synthetic [Re: old farmer] #4591070
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Pennzoil Pureplus Synthetic aka PP is "Pennzoil Platinum.


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