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#1760786 - 01/29/10 04:04 PM WHAT IS PYB?
traversed Offline


Registered: 01/29/10
Posts: 7
Loc: iowa
New hear so go easy on me, what does PYB mean? thx...

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#1760788 - 01/29/10 04:05 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: traversed]
SuperDave456 Offline


Registered: 10/29/08
Posts: 2459
Loc: Dallas, Texas
Pennzoil Yellow Bottle

And welcome!

BTW, there is a thread here somewhere with Oil acronyms. Maybe one of the Mods will find it.


Edited by SuperDave456 (01/29/10 04:06 PM)

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#1760790 - 01/29/10 04:05 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: traversed]
Jason2007 Offline


Registered: 04/05/07
Posts: 591
Loc: virginia
Pennzoil Yellow Bottle= Regular Pennzoil Oil




Originally Posted By: traversed
New hear so go easy on me, what does PYB mean? thx...

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#1760792 - 01/29/10 04:06 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Jason2007]
Jim 5 Offline


Registered: 05/25/05
Posts: 4009
Loc: Calgary Canada
It's also sometimes called PZYB, and it's good stuff.

welcome
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#1760798 - 01/29/10 04:11 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Jason2007]
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Registered: 11/08/03
Posts: 3654
Loc: Cape Cod, MA
You'll also see the following:

M1 - should be obvious
PP - Pennzoil Platinum
MC - Motorcraft
RP - Royal Purple
OCOD - Orange Can of Doom aka FRAM ExtraGuard oil filter
ST - SuperTech (Walmart house brand)
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#1760805 - 01/29/10 04:16 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: RF Overlord]
Nick R Offline


Registered: 07/14/09
Posts: 11098
Loc: Albany, NY
P1= Purolator PureONE
RL: Redline Oils
CP: ConocoPhilips
RDS: Royal Dutch Shell
SOPUS: Shell Oil Products US
AZ: Autozone
AAP/AA: Advance Autoparts
AL: Ashland PetroChemical
GTX: Castrol GTX
[censored]: Blackstone Laboratories
UOA: Used Oil Analysis
VOA Virgin Oil Analysis
Syn: Synthetic
Semi-Syn: Sythetic Blend
ARC: American Refinery Company
ATF: Automatic Transmission fluid
MTF: Manual Transmission Fluid
Moly: Molybdenum
ZDDP: Zinc/Phosphorous additives in oil.


Edited by rudolphna (01/29/10 04:20 PM)
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#1760806 - 01/29/10 04:16 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: RF Overlord]
Jim 5 Offline


Registered: 05/25/05
Posts: 4009
Loc: Calgary Canada
GC - Castrol Syntec 0w-30 (German Castrol)
RTS - Rotella T Synthetic (5w-40)
ARX - AutoRX in the additives section
MMO - Marvel Mystery Oil in the additives section
VSOT - Valvoline Synthetic Oil Treatment in the additives section
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#1760807 - 01/29/10 04:16 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Jim 5]
Nick R Offline


Registered: 07/14/09
Posts: 11098
Loc: Albany, NY
Ya know I just thought of it, there should be a sticky explaining all these.
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#1760824 - 01/29/10 04:36 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Nick R]
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Registered: 03/27/09
Posts: 358
Loc: GA
DJ - Dipstick Jimmy
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#1760825 - 01/29/10 04:36 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Nick R]
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Registered: 04/17/06
Posts: 19528
Loc: Lake Forest, CA
PGL: Peak Global Lifetime
PPL: Peak Professional Lifetime
PLL: Peak Long Life
PAM: Prestone All Make
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#1760835 - 01/29/10 04:47 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: HTSS_TR]
coffee Offline


Registered: 03/11/07
Posts: 1116
Loc: Chandler, Arizona, USA
Welcome to the forum and glad you are getting the assistance you desired.
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#1760859 - 01/29/10 05:07 PM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: Nick R]
Andrew MKZ Offline


Registered: 10/04/09
Posts: 2811
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: rudolphna
P1= Purolator PureONE
RL: Redline Oils
CP: ConocoPhilips
RDS: Royal Dutch Shell
SOPUS: Shell Oil Products US
AZ: Autozone
AAP/AA: Advance Autoparts
AL: Ashland PetroChemical
GTX: Castrol GTX
[censored]: Blackstone Laboratories
UOA: Used Oil Analysis
VOA Virgin Oil Analysis
Syn: Synthetic
Semi-Syn: Sythetic Blend
ARC: American Refinery Company
ATF: Automatic Transmission fluid
MTF: Manual Transmission Fluid
Moly: Molybdenum
ZDDP: Zinc/Phosphorous additives in oil.



The fourm censores "B...S"
Although it does stand for Blackstome labs.....
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#3890096 - 10/19/15 11:22 AM Re: WHAT IS PYB? [Re: traversed]
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Registered: 03/09/15
Posts: 8
Loc: Seoul, Korea
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