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Old 03-25-2011, 9:18 PM   #1
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Canucks! Petro Canada 5w30 Meets HTO-06

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most of the synthetic oils meet HTO-6 standard, but unfortunately testing process and certification cost a lot of money, and most of the manufactures do not want to spend a lot of money to capture very small market of RDX. On top of that, they know that even if they get HTO-6 certification, most of RDX owners will still continue using Mobil1.. so its a bad business decision for them...
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i never used mobile 1 in my entire life since i have always read bad things about them online from engineers. same for castrol syntec which i have heard is not really synthetic and it is petroleum based. i did not even know petro canada maakes motor oil. whats your experience with it?
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I would love to buy Canadian, and not wanting to sound unpatriotic, but if I can go to the US Walmart and get 4.78L for $20.00, why would I pay the $8 per Litre for a Canadian brand oil.

Also, just 4 weeks ago, Canadian Tire was selling Pennzoil Synthetic for $25.00 for 4.78L.

No place sells PetroCan Synthetic oil, except the gas kiosks and also at PetroCan sales office itself.

I am not sure why you are so excited about seeing our Canadian brand being HT-06 compliant.
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