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Old 01-13-2008, 09:21 AM   #16
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5w30 is rather thin for the m20

im runnin' 10w40 in the winter
Syn or reg 10W 40?
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Old 01-13-2008, 12:17 PM   #17
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regular, you don't need synthetic in these motors. Its not even worth it.
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Old 01-13-2008, 08:37 PM   #18
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regular, you don't need synthetic in these motors. Its not even worth it.
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I tryed 5w50 synthetic in my old stock motor back in '06. That bastard sucked oil like crazy and sometimes was even pretty smokey (but that coulda been the engine as it started to smoke regardless towards the 'end' lol)

I use a oil additive called Molyslip. In my mind, it makes up for the 'synthetic' bit of those expensive oils, and its added insurance (to me) if anything may go wrong (ie. blows up) Good Stuff!

http://www.molyslip.com/Products/MolySlipE.html
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