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Old 16th September 2016, 15:22   #31
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After seeing the pictures of the QA QC department , I think one should avoid this brand if there is another option. At least they should have labelled the devices properly than using "Muffle Furnance" , "Carbon Rasidue" etc. The factory is not clean or all the oil lubricant companies work this way ?
Going by spelling or typographical errors being the golden standard for quality, there aren't any authorized service centres in this country that one ought to take one's car in for servicing. Thankfully, I depend on the technical knowledge and expertise of the person(s) concerned rather than their prowess in the English language, grammar and spelling.

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Not brightly lit, not well-organised, but seemed clean and dust-free. I suppose the haphazard state of things was due to it being a Saturday, with skeleton staff present.
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unocal seems to be available on amazon now - seems they are trying out new ideas to develop business, but their pricing is merely competitive, so i wonder if the product is that much better - has anyone tried out their oils?

also, they seem to have the same brand, same rating oil but seperate packages for cars, buses & trucks (but similar pack sizes). Wonder what's the difference
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Going by spelling or typographical errors being the golden standard for quality, there aren't any authorized service centres in this country that one ought to take one's car in for servicing. Thankfully, I depend on the technical knowledge and expertise of the person(s) concerned rather than their prowess in the English language, grammar and spelling.

As to the cleanliness, I had already clarified earlier:
Any industrial environment is messy by default. It won't be shiny new like an IT major's office.

Any industrial environment that deals with oil and lubes will definitely have a stained and weather beaten appearance, can't help that either.

The factory is in quite good shape and you saw it as it normally appears, not as it is when it is dressed up to receive media / VIP guests.

That spelling is typical north indian and spelt as it is spoken. Funny but as you say, technical parameters are the same regardless of whether in hindi, perfect english or broken english.
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