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AutoZone score! #4744378
05/01/18 11:15 AM
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rooflessVW Online content OP
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Right now AutoZone is clearing out Pentosin antifreeze. 1.5L bottles are $5 and gallons are $10.

Scored 12x bottles of SF and 12x bottles of E.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744394
05/01/18 11:24 AM
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What brand or brands of cars use this type / brand of antifreeze ?


Wyr
God bless
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744405
05/01/18 11:32 AM
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Well done. Grab it all laugh


Formerly in marine engineering. In an earlier life I owned my own petroleum tank truck, and hauled for the majors and independent's.
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: WyrTwister] #4744411
05/01/18 11:42 AM
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Originally Posted By: WyrTwister
What brand or brands of cars use this type / brand of antifreeze ?

All Asian - those coolants come in gallons.

The 1.5L bottles are for European cars.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: BrocLuno] #4744412
05/01/18 11:43 AM
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Originally Posted By: BrocLuno
Well done. Grab it all laugh

I grabbed all of their G12 and G13.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744482
05/01/18 01:17 PM
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Wethersfield Connecticut
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My 2006 Volvo XC90 5 cyl turbo uses the Pentafrost N.Y. type
TOMB


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Re: AutoZone score! [Re: WyrTwister] #4744494
05/01/18 01:34 PM
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Originally Posted By: WyrTwister
What brand or brands of cars use this type / brand of antifreeze ?


I have never heard of them either. But then again, I only use the regular old fashioned green stuff or DexCool.

Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744500
05/01/18 01:50 PM
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Originally Posted By: rooflessVW
Originally Posted By: BrocLuno
Well done. Grab it all laugh

I grabbed all of their G12 and G13.


Nice.

I'm gonna check my local AZ too, good to have around for the GTI

Thanks for the heads up.


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Those in high places be daunted
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Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744688
05/01/18 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted By: rooflessVW
Originally Posted By: WyrTwister
What brand or brands of cars use this type / brand of antifreeze ?

All Asian - those coolants come in gallons.

The 1.5L bottles are for European cars.


I own 3 GM cars , but the only one partially Asian is the 2015 Chevy Sonic & it calls for Dexcool .

Thanks , :-)


Wyr
God bless
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744692
05/01/18 04:41 PM
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This has been on clearance for a while. The bottles are caked with dust.

Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744714
05/01/18 05:13 PM
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Originally Posted By: rooflessVW
Right now AutoZone is clearing out Pentosin antifreeze. 1.5L bottles are $5 and gallons are $10.

Scored 12x bottles of SF and 12x bottles of E.


To do what with? You have a fleet of vehicles?

Re: AutoZone score! [Re: thastinger] #4744752
05/01/18 05:58 PM
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Originally Posted By: thastinger
To do what with? You have a fleet of vehicles?

The Porsche takes 6 gallons. The Audi takes 3.5 gallons.


"Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead."
Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4744950
05/01/18 08:35 PM
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I went on the Pentosin website and it seems that the 1.5 liter bottles are for European vehicles (mainly VW) while the gallon jugs are for Asian vehicles...The EL Green and Red are concentrates while the Super EL Pink and Blue are 50/50 pre-mixed...all of these Asian formula's are HOAT's that contain phosphates and appear to be the exact same except for the dye color. The only thing I don't understand is why the concentrate is only 'Extended life' while the 50/50 pre-mix is 'Super Extended Life'??? What are opinions on how long the concentrate EL can be run in a Hyundai or Mazda or Toyota?


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Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4745142
05/02/18 02:24 AM
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Isn't AutoZone going to push Peak's OEM line instead of Pentosin now?

Re: AutoZone score! [Re: rooflessVW] #4745184
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Originally Posted By: rooflessVW
Originally Posted By: BrocLuno
Well done. Grab it all laugh

I grabbed all of their G12 and G13.

Now you got enough for 50+ years. I hope your cars make it.


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