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by sashN12
Thu Jan 12, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Introductions
Topic: EXAMADNESS's project exa 2 - Got the engine!!!
Replies: 82
Views: 22672

EXAMADNESS's project exa 2 - Got the engine!!!

by fucked i mean it started rapidly dropping in oil pressure after x amount of K's. ie it loses its viscosity rating.
by sashN12
Tue Jan 10, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Introductions
Topic: EXAMADNESS's project exa 2 - Got the engine!!!
Replies: 82
Views: 22672

EXAMADNESS's project exa 2 - Got the engine!!!

:wink: It does. 80,000ks without an oil change, thats just stupid :roll: I change my exa's every 5000ks :) ACTUALLY its ... in a single day! It aint so stupid afterall!!! L8r E yes and no. oil loses its viscosity after a certain amount of kms. i had a mate with a mazda familia with 250hp ...
by Dinwoodie
Tue Nov 09, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: Help! What oil to use!
Replies: 3
Views: 655

Help! What oil to use!

... through it. so i added it in about 4,000km's ago along with nulon 20w50 Oil. The car has been running awesome, it idle's smoother runs harder but ... 1) Is there something seriously wrong with my car and 2) What viscosity oil should i put in my car? Thanks in advance Jordz
by TurboZ.Dude
Wed Jun 16, 2010 7:35 pm
Forum: Members Rides & Introductions
Topic: Jan's N/A Pulsar [pix + vidz 2013-03-23]
Replies: 428
Views: 95265

Jan's N/A Pulsar [pix + vidz 2013-03-23]

... as you suggested. Or every 5000 km, whichever comes first. Not changing oil often enough is a definite no-no, as you know. The old engine used to have very black oil with no viscosity left after 3000 kilometers, I guess I got used to changing oil often. This ...
by tassuperkart
Wed Apr 02, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: Gearbox Oil
Replies: 15
Views: 1470

Gearbox Oil

80-90w gear oil is the same viscosity as straight 40w motor oil. (different way of designating gear and engine oils) its formulated to compliment ...
by psiboy
Tue Apr 01, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: Gearbox Oil
Replies: 15
Views: 1470

Gearbox Oil

... over 100k's home with my 180B!!!!not lauging.hot tip ....use up to spec oil, bananas just dont have the same viscosity.lol
by SashET
Sun Jan 27, 2008 4:16 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: oil lamp
Replies: 37
Views: 3534

oil lamp

... At least you get the instructions with it! BTW, what grade engine oil is in there now? Sounds like its viscosity is really dependant on your engine temp..... well, more than usual anyway. When engine ...
by shanec86
Fri Jun 22, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: Which Is The Best Oil To Use
Replies: 23
Views: 3176

Which Is The Best Oil To Use

25w is the viscosity of the oil. W meaning Winter
oil cant change thickness itself, so it uses these little polymer thingys to change thickness

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Engine_oil

have a read of that under Multi-grade oils
by ETT
Fri Feb 09, 2007 9:30 pm
Forum: General Tech & Modifications
Topic: Oil Discussion
Replies: 23
Views: 3207

Oil Discussion

... about the effectiveness (or lack of effectiveness) of the ET water to oil cooler and some surprisingly thoughtless comments ranged upon them in ... also designed to lubricate when at a very cold temp, using the right viscosity oil is very important! Warming the engine on initial startup or ...