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Old 08-27-2012, 03:12 PM   #103
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Originally Posted by SiR View Post
curious how you chose your "break in" method.
Originally Posted by DANIMAL View Post
That's what Champion Motors suggested. Everyone I have asked has recommended non-synthetic for the first few changes. The only new thing to my ears was diesel oil for the first 500kms. I believe it has to do with the zinc content which helps tremendously with metal to metal contact during the break in period.
I have a feeling the part SiR is wondering about is the "...Kept it blow 2.5k RPM... for the first 500km" part. It's the hard vs soft break in debate.
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