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#4705912 - 03/24/18 10:51 PM Got the last of the Silver/WPP SuperTech
malibuguy79 Offline

Registered: 12/11/17
Posts: 86
Loc: Maryland

Lately the waltuckeys in my area have all gone to blue bottles. I saw the silver and grabbed it. And a new ST filter. It replaced an old style white ST filter which Ill try to cut open soon.

This went into my turbo tercel. If the motor stays in long enough I plan to run the filter right to the 10k mark. Oil I dunno as it consumes a little bit. Probably 5k OCI interval. May not even put on that much mileage.

Most likely its all coming out next fall for a motor swap to a 1nzfe
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#4706071 - 03/25/18 08:03 AM Re: Got the last of the Silver/WPP SuperTech [Re: malibuguy79]
bullwinkle Offline

Registered: 10/09/04
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Loc: Cincinnati, OH, USA
Dumb question-who is making the blue bottle ST? Mobil?
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#4706113 - 03/25/18 08:32 AM Re: Got the last of the Silver/WPP SuperTech [Re: bullwinkle]
car51 Offline

Registered: 03/12/15
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Loc: Southwest PA
Originally Posted By: bullwinkle
Dumb question-who is making the blue bottle ST? Mobil?

Bullwinkle: we dont know but im sending a sample of ST HM FULL SYN 5W30 in for VOA
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#4706246 - 03/25/18 10:48 AM Re: Got the last of the Silver/WPP SuperTech [Re: malibuguy79]
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Registered: 03/30/14
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Why the assumption that a change in bottle color means a change in what's in the bottle?
Without data you're just another person with an opinion. W. E. Deming

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#4707308 - 03/26/18 09:29 AM Re: Got the last of the Silver/WPP SuperTech [Re: malibuguy79]
arakele Offline

Registered: 02/13/17
Posts: 30
Loc: North Carolina
I have noticed the bottle shape is more indicative of the oil supplier. The generic looking bottles regardless of color seem to be WPP whereas the fancier more modern looking bottles I believe are Mobil.

Do we know who makes the redesigned blue SuperTech filters? I picked up a few of the older white Wix made ones on clearance this AM for 1.50 each.
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