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5 quarts of G-Oil, free at Walmart

Discussion in 'Deals & Coupons' started by JDMcQ, Feb 18, 2012.

  1. TrdSurgie

    TrdSurgie revised

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    Rear leaf spring tsb 5000 miles, w ac fan 26k miles, windshield creaking 28k miles- not warranty. Bad upper idler pulleys 32k miles- not warranty, Toyota Quality!
    How's it taste?





































    Warning: DONT TASTE MOTOR OIL.
     
  2. JDMcQ

    JDMcQ [OP] Well-Known Member

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    At least I refrained from posting a "What wheels should I get?" Thread.
     
  3. JDMcQ

    JDMcQ [OP] Well-Known Member

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    *spits out oil*


    *mental note, read entire posts before honoring requests.
     
  4. TrdSurgie

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    Rear leaf spring tsb 5000 miles, w ac fan 26k miles, windshield creaking 28k miles- not warranty. Bad upper idler pulleys 32k miles- not warranty, Toyota Quality!
    Lulz.


    I might try this stuff after i burn through my cases of mobile 1
     
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    :tumbleweed::facepalm: very true.
     
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    LOL!

    Seriously though...

    When you send in the sample to Blackstone, send in a virgin sample too so you have a good comparison, especially of the viscosity over the 5k.
    I did that testing various oils in my motorcycle and the results were very interesting, including Royal Purple not performing any better than Castrol GTX.

    http://personal.linkline.com/rlockyer/oil/oil.xls
     
  7. JDMcQ

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    That is a great idea. I will have to get another sample kit.
     
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    Exactly.... ;)
     
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    It's a big desert out there, and there's a lot of problems buried in that desert.
     
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    I am not sold on the "green" oils or antifreeze. We have been using it the marine industry for a while and the test results are not as good as some claim. I will stick with something that has been proven myself.
     
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    i'm confused at the title? free 5 quarts after rebate? to me the coupon reads buy 1 quart get 1 free?
     
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    i'm assuming they changed the promotion?
     
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    Looks tat way. The original post is 3 months old now.
     
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    cool thanks, took me a few minutes to realize the link was to the promotions page, cause at first i thought it was straight to a static coupon
     
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    They did run the 5 quarts free 2 weeks ago. It pops up once in a while.
     
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    thanks, i'll check back periodically
     
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    Currently at 4 quarts for free/max $26. Interested to see the testing results as I will change mine here in a few weeks. Tks for the info thus far.
     
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    I'm still not at 5k yet on mine. I probably won't be getting a report, but at least I know that my money ($free.99) probably wasn't wasted :D I might make a mental note to take it easy on the last 1k miles or so that I have left since the viscosity they said wasn't holding.
     
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    I finally put 5000 miles on this oil and got the report back from Blackstone (attached). The results looks OK, not as good as Amsoil (the two previous reports listed). The additive package was almost gone, so not much chance of going past 5000 miles on it. It is probably just as good, maybe slight better than a good conventional oil. Given the promotional price, I think that it is a good choice.

    According to the oil whizzes over at Bobistheoilguy.com, The formulation of G-oil has changed slightly in the past few months. They have made some changes to strengthen the additive package. I have the new formulation in the truck now and will report back in 5000.
     

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