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Old 04-18-2010, 02:28 PM
Patr1ck Patr1ck is offline
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Default Re: Does installing an extended exhaust keep our clothes from smelling?

Originally Posted by BarelyAWake View Post
Well said silver

I would jus' like to add that ANY oil, synthetic or otherwise will be prone to undue carbon build up and deposits if used far in excess of the manufacturer's recommendation.

85-90:1 with a 100:1 synthetic or 40:1 w/a 50:1 synthetic is about as much as I'd push it and even then only during break in and/or you notice excessive heat. Something crazed like 32:1 with a 100 or even 50:1 synthetic is jus' beggin' for goo gummin' up the works

Followin' the (oil) manufacturer's recommendation is yer best bet and remember - yer spark plug tells no lies
With that said, would you run a 100:1 oil in 115 degree summer heat. Im curious if the lesser amount of oil will run the engine too hot in the summer heat here. Thanks guys.

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