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#1450124 - 04/30/09 06:43 PM Napa full synthetic?
joel95ex Offline


Registered: 02/05/08
Posts: 576
Loc: texas
Who makes the Napa full synthetic/ Any good? I heard an ad on the radio saying it was 3 bucks/qt
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#1450141 - 04/30/09 07:00 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: joel95ex]
RISUPERCREWMAN Offline


Registered: 07/29/08
Posts: 1041
Loc: RHODE ISLAND
Valvoline makes it!
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#1450176 - 04/30/09 07:24 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: joel95ex]
oilchangeguy Offline


Registered: 02/22/09
Posts: 416
Loc: North Carolina
Valvoline makes it. I contacted Valvoline and they sent me the specs. It is virtually the same oil as Synpower. I use Napa Syn in my F150 and love it. Runs very smooth.
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#1450182 - 04/30/09 07:30 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: oilchangeguy]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10999
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
 Originally Posted By: breeves
Valvoline makes it. I contacted Valvoline and they sent me the specs. It is virtually the same oil as Synpower. I use Napa Syn in my F150 and love it. Runs very smooth.

with slightly lower add pack right?? this oil will be on sale in may.
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#1450200 - 04/30/09 07:46 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: daman]
oilchangeguy Offline


Registered: 02/22/09
Posts: 416
Loc: North Carolina
may be but the specs looked really close. Very, very high viscosity. index, 170! Makes all my vehicles run smooth with great mileage.
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#1450203 - 04/30/09 07:52 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: oilchangeguy]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10999
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Happen to still have the specs?
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#1450206 - 04/30/09 07:55 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: daman]
pickled Offline


Registered: 02/14/08
Posts: 2098
Loc: The Rocky Mountains
Sounds like a screaming deal to me...back up the truck if it's Synpowerish!
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#1450229 - 04/30/09 08:12 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: daman]
oilchangeguy Offline


Registered: 02/22/09
Posts: 416
Loc: North Carolina
PRODUCT INFORMATION
Napa Full Synthetic Motor Oil
Description
Napa Full Synthetic Motor Oils are formulated for premium protection and superior performance. They are formulated with advanced additive technology and synthetic basestocks that protect engines against undesirable deposits, oxidation, and viscosity and thermal breakdown under severe service conditions.
Advantages

Provides superior sludge and varnish protection.

Provides superior high and low temperature protection
Typical Properties

Provides superior high and low temperature protection
Typical Properties
5W-20
5W-30
10W-30
15W-50
Specific Gravity @60F
0.853
0.849
0.852
0.857
Flash Point, COC, C
220
240
248
248
Pour Point. C(max)
-45
-42
-39
-33
CCS, cP, max
6600(-30C)
6600(-30C)
7000(-25C)
7000(-20C)
Viscosity @ 40C, cSt
46
60
63
137
Viscosity @ 100C, cSt
8.7
10.7
10.7
19.4
Viscosity Index
171
171
160
162
MRV, cP, max
60,000(-35C)
60,000(-35C)
60,000(-30C)
60,000(-25C)
NOACK, wt.% loss
<15
<15
<15
<15
Zinc/Phosphorus, wt.%
0.085/0.076
0.080/0.076
0.080/0.076
0.080/0.076
Calcium/Sodium, wt.%
0.252/0.0
0.162/0.047
0.162/0.047
0.162/0.047
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#1450591 - 05/01/09 07:06 AM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: oilchangeguy]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 10999
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Thanks Breeves, FP seems low,Hmm.
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#1450624 - 05/01/09 07:55 AM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: daman]
tenderloin Offline


Registered: 12/16/02
Posts: 6341
Loc: Huntington Beach, CA
Flash Point NAPA/VALVOLINE SYNPOWER

5W-20 220/221 C
5W-30 240/223 C
10W-30 248/223 C
15W-50 248/20W-30 230 C

M1 5W-30 FP is 230 C

BTW 240C is 478 F

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#1450640 - 05/01/09 08:10 AM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: tenderloin]
tenderloin Offline


Registered: 12/16/02
Posts: 6341
Loc: Huntington Beach, CA
Actually 248C is 478F 240C is 464F Sorry.........Just waking up LOL

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#1451006 - 05/01/09 02:25 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: tenderloin]
kkreit01 Offline


Registered: 01/25/06
Posts: 3929
Loc: Olathe, KS
Deja vu!?
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#1451043 - 05/01/09 03:05 PM Re: Napa full synthetic? [Re: kkreit01]
PT1 Offline


Registered: 02/06/07
Posts: 5746
Loc: near the mistake
Is there any limit?
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