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Author Topic: Woodland Pro or Efco mix oils any good?  (Read 1963 times)

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Woodland Pro or Efco mix oils any good?
« on: November 14, 2010, 09:38:55 PM »
I know I read some comments on here in the past about Woodland Pro synthetic or Efco 2-cycle mix oils, but I can't seem to find them with the search function.

Are these oils any good? I've been using either the Husky "XP" oil or the Stihl premium stuff (both gray bottles, if I recall correctly). Just wondering if WP or Efco are worth trying.

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Re: Woodland Pro or Efco mix oils any good?
« Reply #1 on: November 14, 2010, 10:47:37 PM »
John, It would not surprise me if both oils did not come from the same distillery.I personally use Amsoil at 40/1 and am pleased with the results.If this brand is not available in your area why not use Husky or Stihl oil? All three brands mentioned have a good track record. I am unable to answer your original question but their are several options. Ken
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Re: Woodland Pro or Efco mix oils any good?
« Reply #2 on: November 14, 2010, 11:21:53 PM »
I use woodland pro and haven't had any trouble.
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Re: Woodland Pro or Efco mix oils any good?
« Reply #3 on: November 15, 2010, 07:01:09 PM »
I have just finished a case of efco oil. No ill effects.


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