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    Thx Croc, I like that they have it in my size....

    Thx Croc, I like that they have it in my size....
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    Per a thread on a Camaro forum, Chevrolet...

    Per a thread on a Camaro forum, Chevrolet recommends 15w50 for track use of ZL1 Camaros because the thicker oil doesn't slosh around as easily and the engine will, therefore, be less likely to...
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    That is interesting and seems counter to...

    That is interesting and seems counter to conventional wisdom. Although my highly stressed, 4.0 BMW V8 used 10 quarts of 10w60. Maybe they knew something? The hp differences here are pretty minuscule,...
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    Thx Blaine. I suspect your mpg theory is correct,...

    Thx Blaine. I suspect your mpg theory is correct, tho thin oils also add a bit of hp. In the super competitive C stock Auto-X category, where I ran my Miata 25 years ago, thin oil AND low oil were hp...
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    My Accusump has an off/on switch. So when the 2...

    My Accusump has an off/on switch. So when the 2 qt Accusump tank is full, I can shut it off and the oil stays put. If I switch it on, the psi valve releases the extra oil when psi is below 30 (like...
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    Thx Ferdl. My Accusump kicks on when oil pressure...

    Thx Ferdl. My Accusump kicks on when oil pressure drops below 30. I tried using a 50 psi valve and since pressure was frequently below 50, all that did was flood the engine with oil, which then...
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    Ferdl: What spec(size/mfg) oil cooler? In...

    Ferdl:

    What spec(size/mfg) oil cooler? In front or behind the radiator? As you note, we have same engine and Accusump. But I am getting much lower oil pressures than you, once warmed up.

    My...
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    Zetec engine: oil weight question

    Those who attended the NJMP event last weekend know that I was able to measure my Zetec's oil level by looking at the amount of oil deposited on my pant legs and pedal box(:. Fortunately, it got...
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