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#2185813 - 03/01/11 03:52 PM POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline
Iowa_F150 Offline


Registered: 02/28/11
Posts: 30
Loc: Iowa
Wasn't sure if there is a way to put polls on here, so this was the best I can do. QS VS Valvoline. Have fun smile
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#2185815 - 03/01/11 03:53 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
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Registered: 10/01/10
Posts: 6549
Loc: Michigan
Valvoline.
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#2185823 - 03/01/11 04:00 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
electrolover Offline


Registered: 12/04/10
Posts: 3192
Loc: TEXAS
valvoline!!!
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#2185825 - 03/01/11 04:02 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Mark72 Offline


Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 1042
Loc: Illinois
valvoline

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#2185826 - 03/01/11 04:02 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
PaleRider Offline


Registered: 03/01/11
Posts: 112
Loc: NC
Valvoline!
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#2185829 - 03/01/11 04:03 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
xxch4osxx Offline


Registered: 03/11/09
Posts: 2317
Loc: Cedarbrae, Ontario
Was always a dedicated Valvoline user before I started using Amsoil, so I vote for Valvoline.
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#2185830 - 03/01/11 04:03 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Spazdog Offline


Registered: 09/06/10
Posts: 5941
Loc: Arlington
Valvoline...


but my reason is stupid.

It comes out of the bottle a lighter color than Quaker State so it "looks cleaner"
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Yeah yeah yeah....I know. That has no bearing on how well it works, but it's something I started doing a LOOOOONNNGGG time ago and I have just stuck with the brand. If QS was considerably cheaper, I would (and have in the past) purchase it and wouldn't fret a bit about the protection level it provides. but when they are the same price, I pick Valvoline.
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#2185831 - 03/01/11 04:04 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Mark72 Offline


Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 1042
Loc: Illinois
Valvoline smells better than all the others

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#2185834 - 03/01/11 04:06 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Mark72]
Spazdog Offline


Registered: 09/06/10
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Loc: Arlington
Originally Posted By: Mark72
Valvoline smells better than all the others


It does. I hate to admit that I know that but it does!


Except for Valvoline MaxLife ATF. Smells like gear oil.
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#2185837 - 03/01/11 04:10 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Mark72 Offline


Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 1042
Loc: Illinois
Mobil 5000 smells like paint solvent..and all the others (not Valvoline) smell like what you said...gear oil.
Valvoline has a sweet smell to it smile It is funny but true. I always take a good sniff before I pour that beautiful golden oil into my car...when I use to use it all the time.


Edited by Mark72 (03/01/11 04:13 PM)

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#2185859 - 03/01/11 04:25 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Oregoonian Offline


Registered: 02/06/10
Posts: 2738
Loc: Bend, Oregon
Valvoline.....for sure.....and it does smell better


Edited by Oregoonian (03/01/11 04:26 PM)
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#2185866 - 03/01/11 04:29 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Oregoonian]
Autobahn88 Offline


Registered: 08/21/03
Posts: 675
Loc: Kingston On, Canada
QS
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#2185870 - 03/01/11 04:33 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
nfs480 Offline


Registered: 04/10/09
Posts: 549
Loc: Minnesota
Valvoline
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#2185873 - 03/01/11 04:37 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
Mark72 Offline


Registered: 09/10/09
Posts: 1042
Loc: Illinois
Wow..it's a revolution!!! Sopus getting outvoted???

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#2185875 - 03/01/11 04:39 PM Re: POLL!!! Quaker State VS Valvoline [Re: Iowa_F150]
unDummy Offline


Registered: 02/01/03
Posts: 8756
Loc: RI
The one on sale!
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