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Old July 11th, 2002, 10:59 AM   #1
Clayton in Walnut Creek
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where to buy Euro version of Mobile 1

Stead Porsched suggested I use 0-40 Mobile 1. They sell six packs of it...can we get this on the street?

What is the difference between Euro version and what we can source at Pep boys or other stores?

Thanks...

from the mobile 1 web site...
Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40 is engineered to provide outstanding protection in high-tech European engines. It provides excellent wear protection in high-temperature/hot-running engines.

Benefits of Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40:

Is recommended for European vehicles (especially newer models).
Offers outstanding protection for high-tech, multi-valve engines.
Protects engines in situations where conventional motor oils may break down.
Meets the engine performance specifications of European automakers, including Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and BMW.
Exceeds API SL/CF
Exceeds ACEA A3/B3/B4-02.
Exceeds Mercedes-Benz 229.3 specification.

Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40 is factory fill in all Porsche, Mercedes-Benz AMG and Aston Martin vehicles. In addition, Mercedes-Benz approves Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40 for all its 1998 and newer cars.

Applications:
Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40 is designed for normally aspirated and turbocharged gasoline engines and light-duty diesel engines. Mobil 1 with SuperSyn™ 0W-40 provides maximum protection, even during extended-use driving. This formulation is specifically designed for European vehicles that recommend this viscosity grade.

* Follow the viscosity grade and API service category
recommendations in your vehicle owner's manual




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Old July 11th, 2002, 11:50 AM   #2
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Re: where to buy Euro version of Mobile 1

It is supposed to be available from Valley Oil in Sunnyvale. I'm sticking with 15W-50.

Jeff
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Old July 14th, 2002, 11:42 AM   #3
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Pep Boys had 0W-30 but no 0W-40... *NM*

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Old July 15th, 2002, 10:48 AM   #4
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Claridge's parts dept has it. *NM*

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