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Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone #4672371
02/20/18 08:43 PM
02/20/18 08:43 PM
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GA, USA
AnonOIl Offline OP
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Hello all! Just wanted to ask around for some recommendations and opinions on oils and filters at Autozone. Previously I had just gone to Walmart for oil and filters but with the rewards card at Autozone and looking for deals closely it is slightly cheaper to go to Autozone instead in the long run so I am planning to do that. I am always looking for deals. I have a friend that has a ford ranger with over 300,000 miles and he keeps telling me he swears by Castrol GTX High Mileage and STP extended life oil filters. Thoughts? This would be for a 2004 Toyota Highlander 4 cylinder with now around 200,000 miles on her. Would this be a good combo? Thank you all for the help and recommendations, have a good day.

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4672383
02/20/18 08:51 PM
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Two deals I'd hit.

PP + STP XL or STP FS + STP XL filter. They're both on sale.

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: Matagonka] #4672390
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AnonOIl Offline OP
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Sweet, thank you for the info!

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4672406
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Not a huge fan of their filter offerings. You could do better at Walmart or Oreilly in that regard.


03 Jeep WJ 4.0 200k Castrol Edge 10w40 HM Fram XG16
02 Volvo S60 2.4T 177k M1 0w40 Mahle OX149D
97 Chevy Blazer 4.3 149k Rotella T5 10w30 Supertech ST3980

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4672408
02/20/18 09:10 PM
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I have been to AZ on many occasions and have never seen an oil filter deal I couldn't beat at Walmart.


2004 Corolla 124686
Out: VML 5w-30 TG4967 OCI 5007 Miles
In: EDGE EP 5W-30 Bosch 3311 122537 7-18-18
2006 Duramax 74277
Out: T6 5W-40 M1-303
In: T6 5W-40 XG9100 74705 4-22-18
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: dlundblad] #4672419
02/20/18 09:15 PM
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If Pennzoil Platinum and a stp oil filter for $29.99. Wally world $22 when PP on sale and a TG oil filter for $7 obviously is $29. At least it is the same price. Mobil AP and a Mobil 1 oil filter for $45 on sale at AZ. Wally world has that same thing for $50.


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Quaker State High Mileage 5w30 Purolator Boss 14610
"Treat your family like your friends and treat your friends like your family."
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: bbhero] #4672430
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Originally Posted By: bbhero
If Pennzoil Platinum and a stp oil filter for $29.99. Wally world $22 when PP on sale and a TG oil filter for $7 obviously is $29. At least it is the same price. Mobil AP and a Mobil 1 oil filter for $45 on sale at AZ. Wally world has that same thing for $50.


I don't know what Walmart your shopping at. But my Walmart has a Fram Tough Guard for 6.64 or a Mobil 1 filter for 9.97 and Mobil 1 for $25.47 those are the everyday prices not sale price.


2004 Corolla 124686
Out: VML 5w-30 TG4967 OCI 5007 Miles
In: EDGE EP 5W-30 Bosch 3311 122537 7-18-18
2006 Duramax 74277
Out: T6 5W-40 M1-303
In: T6 5W-40 XG9100 74705 4-22-18
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: JohnnyJohnson] #4672548
02/20/18 11:05 PM
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Well at my lovely Wally World... That TG filter is now right at $7.... Like I said.
Again... Like it or not... There are deals to be had at AZ that are very comparable to Wally World. Question is whether or not someone would want to run a filter that's an Purolator clone. Which I don't mind because I can run the very small one.


Nissan Altima 3.5 Coupe
Quaker State High Mileage 5w30 Purolator Boss 14610
"Treat your family like your friends and treat your friends like your family."
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4672555
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stp filter and oil.


1994 Ford F150 302 4R70
Chevron Delo SAE 30 CF/SL Fram XG8A

1978 Chevy Nova 250 I6 Borg Warner T5
Rotella 10W40 Fram XG5

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: jakewells] #4672724
02/21/18 07:52 AM
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Your friend has 300,000 and you have 200,000.....What are we supposed to conclude?

We know nothing about your driving be it trip makeup, climate, speed, load etc.

We do know you'll make the effort to save pennies at the retail level.

Why don't you go online and get some supplies on sale and enjoy real savings?

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: Matagonka] #4673432
02/21/18 04:31 PM
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Originally Posted By: Matagonka
Two deals I'd hit.

PP + STP XL or STP FS + STP XL filter. They're both on sale.



+1


'18 KIA Sportage 2.4L LX AWD: GTX Magnatec 5w20
'13 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T: EDGE 5w30
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4673495
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If they have STP oil and filter on sale or special, get that.

Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4673504
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Their $30 synthetic oil change specials with a top-tier filter are usually better deals than WalMart. Lesser oils, not so much.


1996 Dodge Ram 1500
Valvoline MaxLife
2002 Honda Accord
Valvoline SynPower
2011 Chevrolet Equinox
Mobil1
1964 Pontiac GTO
Pennzoil 10W-40
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: vwalburn] #4673751
02/21/18 08:33 PM
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bbhero Offline
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^^^^^^^^^

Great point vwalburn. It's funny but their conventional oil deals with their filters are not really a deal at all at $23-$24.


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Quaker State High Mileage 5w30 Purolator Boss 14610
"Treat your family like your friends and treat your friends like your family."
Re: Pick an Oil and Filter for me from Autozone [Re: AnonOIl] #4674035
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My Autozone currently has the PP + STP filter for 29.99. Use the $2/qt rebate from Pennzoil + the Autozone rewards, and the whole package will be < $20.

However, depending on which viscosity you need, Valvoline Synthetic + Maxlife 0W20 and 5W20 are currently on sale for $21.95, and PUP 5W20 is currently on sale for $24.95 at my walmart.

Last edited by RyanY; 02/22/18 06:26 AM.

2007 Cadillac CTS 3.6L (Pennzoil Platinum HM 5W-30) >116k

2012 Honda Odyssey EX-L (Pennzoil Platinum 0W-20) >89k

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