Recent Topics
angled/rearward facing seats in airliners
by CincyDavid
10/17/17 11:55 AM
Lubegard - How long did it take for you to notice.
by MoneyJohn
10/17/17 11:50 AM
How oil protects from LSPI - Make me a Sticky
by StevieC
10/17/17 11:42 AM
Transfer Pics from Photo Bucket
by tig1
10/17/17 11:07 AM
Low Tire Pressure Sensors For Motorcycles
by LoneRanger
10/17/17 10:48 AM
Rust Proof Brake Rotors?
by SubLGT
10/17/17 10:44 AM
Contents of Motorcycle Tire Repair Kit
by LoneRanger
10/17/17 10:37 AM
Factory fill on 2017 Camaro v6?
by Ttown
10/17/17 10:28 AM
Removable Storage System from Ford
by user52165
10/17/17 10:25 AM
The Baggage computer,,will not fit in your pocket
by CourierDriver
10/17/17 09:54 AM
Diagnosing 2008 GM 5.3 startup noise
by HawkeyeScott
10/17/17 09:50 AM
Jacking/ramping a car on a gravel driveway?
by Klutch9
10/17/17 09:20 AM
Morning philosophy...
by Alex_V
10/17/17 09:06 AM
Taking It Easy on a Cold Engine - Why?
by Virtus_Probi
10/17/17 08:32 AM
Briggs 190cc engine starting problems.
by lawnguy
10/17/17 07:42 AM
'97 Fiat punto 176 1.6 5w40
by Calcal
10/17/17 07:14 AM
Apparently, Fram doesn't make an Ultra to fit my
by Speak2Mountain
10/17/17 06:02 AM
Paper on various alcohols with potential fuel use.
by Shannow
10/17/17 04:40 AM
Harbor Freight drills....
by daves87rs
10/16/17 11:38 PM
Toyo vs General tire vs Cooper
by dan_erickson
10/16/17 10:29 PM
Newest Members
myobb, Calcal, Eagleatic1, FriedRicer, Austin_Catlin
63137 Registered Users
Who's Online
89 registered (09_GXP, Alex_V, Alfred_B, 2015_PSD, 28oz, 7 invisible), 2147 Guests and 14 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
63137 Members
66 Forums
272377 Topics
4521214 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#2214019 - 03/27/11 06:38 PM Exxon Superflo
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Hello again, and do any of you folks here know if the Exxon Superflo is still a good oil for 4-5k with a good filter like Purolator P-1 or WIX? I still see this oil at advance auto parts. Friend of mine with a older cavalier was wondering; I dont see many reason why not.



thank you in advance,

adam v

Top
#2214025 - 03/27/11 06:42 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 11101
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
My goodness yes,very good oil.
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#2214034 - 03/27/11 06:46 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks, just wasnt sure. LETS GO WOLVERINES HOCKEY!!

Top
#2214039 - 03/27/11 06:48 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
electrolover Offline


Registered: 12/04/10
Posts: 3192
Loc: TEXAS
im liking it
_________________________
2004 F150 5.4 160k-Castrol TXT 5/40, Distance+ 3410-KREEN
2004 Explorer 4.0 130k-PU 5w30, Distance+ 3410

Top
#2214040 - 03/27/11 06:48 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 11101
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
That oil would probably go 7-8k, application depending.
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#2214046 - 03/27/11 06:53 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
ARCOgraphite Online   content


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 11258
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!
_________________________
2014 Nissan Rogue S CVT, OC#8 36109mi-MAGNATEC 5W30 + FRAM TG7317 Filter; 2017 Subaru Crosstrek CVT 4762mi-SOA 0w20 + SOA Filter

Top
#2214069 - 03/27/11 07:11 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks guys and I will let him know bout it. His 98' cavalier has like 103k on it, no problems and he generally uses a pure one filter or napa gold on it with whatever is on sale; says he wants to try Formula Shell or Superflo.



thanks again, and heck I may use it on my civic also!

Top
#2214073 - 03/27/11 07:14 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 11101
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: Silver_civic
His 98' cavalier has like 103k on it

Easly 6,7,8k in that 2.2,there easy on oil,great little motors.
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#2214084 - 03/27/11 07:24 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Thanks and you watching the hockey playoffs? Michigan is still in it.



thanks again,


adam

Top
#2214115 - 03/27/11 07:51 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ARCOgraphite]
ottotheclown Offline


Registered: 06/21/09
Posts: 2115
Loc: new york
Must be not having any moly any more, no boron any more, lots of sodium and a whopping 36 ppm of titanium. What a deal at $11.50 cry
Originally Posted By: ARCOgraphite
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!
_________________________
ottotheclown

Top
#2214161 - 03/27/11 08:31 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daman Offline


Registered: 09/23/06
Posts: 11101
Loc: Bad Axe, MI
Originally Posted By: Silver_civic
Thanks and you watching the hockey playoffs? Michigan is still in it.



thanks again,


adam

Oh sorry no i'm not kids got command(again) mad
_________________________
"Always"....Mobil 1

Current fill: AFE 0w30

Top
#2214169 - 03/27/11 08:42 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
daves87rs Offline


Registered: 02/23/09
Posts: 16539
Loc: Michigan
I'm missing it too...


Those 2.2s will run on anything...so it will be just fine...
_________________________
Whatever you are, be a good one.

Top
#2214212 - 03/27/11 09:32 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: Silver_civic]
JHZR2 Offline



Registered: 12/14/02
Posts: 40389
Loc: New Jersey
Only UOA will tell you if the oil has any significant issues for YOUR use and YOUR driving profile. You could see things like shear out of grade, high oxidation, fuel dilution, etc. which would help decide.

Top
#2214707 - 03/28/11 11:44 AM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ottotheclown]
ARCOgraphite Online   content


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 11258
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Originally Posted By: ottotheclown
Must be not having any moly any more, no boron any more, lots of sodium and a whopping 36 ppm of titanium. What a deal at $11.50 cry
Originally Posted By: ARCOgraphite
Try the new SN GF-5 Mobil Super 5000 with titanium - easy 5K and $11.50 at wallys for 5q jug - It killed the new PYB in our forester. It also has a sinister looking Jug!
And it fully meets the strict API SM and GF-5 specs. So what dont YOU know about lubricant additisation by looking at a VOA?! Molys' dissappearing everywhere with the advent of GF-5 Could it possibly increase piston deposits and cause ring sticking? Not compatible with E85? Formula Shell SMwas moly loaded - smooth stuff.


Edited by ARCOgraphite (03/28/11 11:46 AM)
_________________________
2014 Nissan Rogue S CVT, OC#8 36109mi-MAGNATEC 5W30 + FRAM TG7317 Filter; 2017 Subaru Crosstrek CVT 4762mi-SOA 0w20 + SOA Filter

Top
#2215279 - 03/28/11 09:13 PM Re: Exxon Superflo [Re: ARCOgraphite]
Silver_civic Offline


Registered: 01/06/11
Posts: 930
Loc: Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
So does the current Exxon Superflo still have a decent additive package? Talked to a older man that I work with and he uses it and it alone in his old 91' toyota 2wd truck and no complaints; he said he would try it if I was inclined. Might look at advance and autozone this thursday or friday and get some.

thanks

adam

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >