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    Life after free oil changes.

    My daughter has a 2018 (and a half, if that makes a difference) Rogue Sport. Wants me to pick an oil and she mentioned Mobil 1. I narrowed to Mobil 1 Extended and Mobil 1 AFE, both in 0w20. I know Extended is a couple bucks more but the rebate is a couple bucks more. Anybody have pros and cons...
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    Tomato and Onion sandwich

    Brown mustard or yellow?
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    What Year Did you Start Using Synthetic Motor Oil?

    1979 or '80 in a 1978 Olds Cutlass. It had a small V8, I believe 260 cu in. I didn't use Mobil 1 consistently until I bought my first house in 1985. I did read about Mobil 1 in either Popular Science or Popular Mechanics in the 70's.
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    Oil stashes

    3 jugs RGT, 1 Kirkland syn, 1 Mobil1 EP. 6 jugs are the most I ever stocked.
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    Post your latest oil change

    2006 Pontiac Torrent Out: RGT 5w30 and AC Delco Classic In: Pennzoil Ultra 5w30 and Napa Platinum
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    Post your latest beer consumption

    Bell's Oberon Ale
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    Post your latest oil change

    2006 Pontiac Torrent 83,000 miles Out Penn Platinum 5w30 and AC Delco Classic In Rotella Gas Truck SUV 5w30 and Wix
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    Napa Platinum date code

    Ya, or a Gremlin. Surprisingly their the Wix made Napa 41040, match for the AC Delco PF47.
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    Napa Platinum date code

    You're probably right. But I will feel better bringing them back, they won't be on my mind.
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    Napa Platinum date code

    Did a search and the Platinum was out in 2011-12. I have an antique. I'm going to bring them back and maybe pick up a couple (if they have more current dates) at the end of the month They are on on sale all April.
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    Napa Platinum date code

    Thanks for the reply. Ya, it looked like regular dates on them. But I didn't think the Platinum was around in 2011.
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    Napa Platinum date code

    Picked up 2 Platinum filters at Napa. If someone could decode the mfg. dates, it would be appreciated. Filter #1- 041515E2 19 34 Filter #2- 072811E2 or EZ (this one is hard to read) Thanks
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    How do you pronounce the word Vehicle?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by madRiver</div><div class="ubbcode-body">cah</div></div> Great! <img src="/forums/graemlins/LOL.gif" alt="LOL" title="LOL" height="19" width="15" />
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    Last time you purchased new vehicle.

    June 2006, Pontiac Torrent
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    Printing a PDF

    I don't know if this will help. I use CutePDF Writer. I can make most docs into PDF. Here is a link: <a href="http://www.cutepdf.com/" target="_blank">http://www.cutepdf.com/</a> You have to download CutePDF and also Ghostscript.
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