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Old 09-10-2012, 08:52 PM
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Kendall Oil

anyone use Kendall oil (blended)
I was looking at tires today and the salesman was telling me about it
said he sold it by the quart for 3.25 and if I brought him my used oil for his heater he would sell it for 3.00 a quart

I have never used Kendall and just wanted to get some thoughts
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Is that's what's sold at O'Reilly Auto Parts? If so, I used some 2-cycle oil of theirs in my weedeater...it was so corrosive or acidic that it ate through my fuel lines.

If this is for your diesel...stick with Shell Rotella T or Chevron Delo. If you buy it at Sam's or on sale somewhere like Wal-Mart by the gallon, it will be the same price as that Kendall stuff.
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no havent seen it at O'riellys it was at a shop that does diesel repair and sells tires.
I am presently using rotella, just wanted to get some feedback on Kendall
I know Kendall has been around for a long time but I wasnt sure about the desiel blend just wanted to see if anyone else was using and feedback

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I used to use the regular stuff in my car forever ago. Kind of hard to find around my part of the country. I guess there really wasn't anything wrong with it car ran to well over 200K before trans issues killed it. As for their truck oil never used it. Always used Delvac here.
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anyone use Kendall oil (blended)
I was looking at tires today and the salesman was telling me about it
said he sold it by the quart for 3.25 and if I brought him my used oil for his heater he would sell it for 3.00 a quart

I have never used Kendall and just wanted to get some thoughts
What kendall oil?

This stuff?

http://www.conocophillipslubricants....Ti)%20TDSw.pdf

If so go for it, it is as good as any other CJ-4 oil IMHO. The oil company formerly known as ConocoPhillips made the motorcraft diesel oil. If it is not CJ-4 rated just walk away.
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I didn't even now they still sold Kendall. I used it in the late 80's and haven't seen it since. Nowhere to be found around here (that I know of).
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There are only so many oil companies & a lot of oil gets renamed. Kendall made Harley-Davidson oil since before WW2 & they still might make it.
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The old Kendall green oil is now Brad Penn. Our History
Damn good stuff. Used to use it in the race car. Never tried it in the truck as I am satified with Rotella.
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What kendall oil?

This stuff?

http://www.conocophillipslubricants....Ti)%20TDSw.pdf

If so go for it, it is as good as any other CJ-4 oil IMHO. The oil company formerly known as ConocoPhillips made the motorcraft diesel oil. If it is not CJ-4 rated just walk away.
yes it is the same oil, Super-Dxa
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took a picture of an empty quart, but I dont think I have enough posts to attach

anyways, its the same oil cj-4 and the price is right so i think its going in. I will let you know if something drastic happens, but I dought it
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Kendall is good stuff, i am sure it will treat you fine.
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