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New Internet filter catalog system marks a first for the oil industry

Houston, TX - anagement for Quaker State® products announced that auto technicians and consumers can gain instant access to oil and air filter application information thanks to the company's 2000 automotive filter catalog-now online at This marks the first time that a major oil company has provided an Internet filter information service for its customers. Quaker State's online filter catalog system is menu-driven to provide customers with quick access to filter information. Users simply enter a vehicle's make, model and year to obtain the oil and air filter part numbers. Application information will be updated monthly to continually add new vehicle filter data to the online catalog. The Quaker State web site will also include filter manufacturers' replacement recommendations. "We are proud to be the first in the oil industry to provide an online oil and air filter catalog system designed for customer use," said Scott Harvey, marketing manager for Quaker State® brand filters. "The web site system is a value-added service offered to assist lube technicians and consumers with oil and air filter product information and vehicle application specifications." Quaker State® filters are tested according to the Society of Automotive Engineers' (SAE) laboratory testing procedures and are warranted to meet or exceed OEM requirements. Quaker State® filter products provide peak engine protection and performance, and are fully warranted against defects in materials and workmanship.

If Internet access is not available at a customer's location, technical assistance or filter application guidance may be acquired by phoning Quaker State's toll-free technical filter hotline at 1-800-526-4250. This service is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. and Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Eastern Time. Quaker State® brand products include Quaker State® conventional motor oil, Ultra Premium full synthetic, High Performance synthetic blend and 4x4® motor oil, as well as air and oil filters, transmission fluids, greases, chemicals and gear lubricants. Quaker State® brand products are manufactured by Pennzoil-Quaker State Company, a leading automotive consumer products company. Pennzoil-Quaker State Company markets premium quality lubricants and some 1,300 other car care products, and is the parent company of Jiffy Lube International, Inc., the world's largest franchiser of fast oil change centers.


For further information, contact:
Pennzoil-Quaker State
700 Milam
Houston, TX 77002

Phone: (800) 526-4250



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