Recent Topics
Are the RED WINGS "dead wings"?
by car51
20 minutes 1 second ago
Any of 0w40 oils superior to compitition.
by LILGUY
45 minutes 45 seconds ago
Got a great deal on XG3600 at AAP
by Xrs2zz
51 minutes 23 seconds ago
Pennzoil oil stash for sale Indianapolis area
by MattPersman
Today at 02:02 PM
Battery date code
by otis24
Today at 01:49 PM
New member and PureOne cut open
by Formula413
Today at 01:32 PM
Longest shot?
by Whitewolf
Today at 01:31 PM
2016 Kia Soul what oil
by mailman74
Today at 12:54 PM
Mom's Car Advice - Jeep Patriot
by Nick1994
Today at 12:12 PM
Educate Me on Royal Purple
by CrackyWainwright
Today at 11:45 AM
Castrol Edge (Belgium) 0W-40 @ Walmart $25.97
by Ed_Flecko
Today at 11:27 AM
Old house questions (part 2)
by Nick R
Today at 10:58 AM
Newest Members
Lemioux, Tsr71, SubaFool, dookchoppa, Formula413
56911 Registered Users
Who's Online
99 registered (2000ltdken, aquariuscsm, 901Memphis, anonobomber, BigBuck, andyd, 9 invisible), 1774 Guests and 120 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
56911 Members
66 Forums
244691 Topics
3986056 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#1216088 - 08/14/08 03:35 PM Re: Reserve Alkalinity Loss Popular CJ-4 [Re: JAG]
TeeDub Offline


Registered: 12/11/06
Posts: 752
Loc: NY
The fleet data I saw when Amsoil was field testing their DEO/5w-40 was that wear rates were comparable to AME/15w-40, but OCI's were reduced by 15%-20% with 500 ppm sulfur fuel.
_________________________
NYSOFMIND

Top
#1278087 - 11/09/08 01:46 AM Re: Reserve Alkalinity Loss Popular CJ-4 [Re: TeeDub]
Extreme-Duty Offline


Registered: 10/14/05
Posts: 300
Loc: Schafflund, Germany
It's sad that this thread has died.

OK, TBN appears to reach its allowable minimum a little faster with the CJ-4 formular. But can anyone provide data on TAN build up and corrosive wear?
_________________________
Been using EVER-SEEZ and Neverseal on all my stuff - I got it for free!

Top
#1278553 - 11/09/08 05:28 PM Re: Reserve Alkalinity Loss Popular CJ-4 [Re: pickled]
D-Roc Offline


Registered: 11/23/05
Posts: 1526
Loc: quelque part
 Originally Posted By: pickled
Not to any significant detail yet Jag...just one off stuff here and there. A lot of folks in fleets I work with are staying the course with dino cj-4 for a while because they don't have the cashflow to buy the even more expensive synthetic formulations. I did here of one operator of mine who is ready to try some Delo 5W40 vs. some of the Amsoil formulations. I need to get my data vampire into that project for sure. Will let you know if I see anything soon...if diesel prices continue to decline then there will be some folks back in the lubrication hunt. After talking with a few of my fleet guys they are saying that if diesel hits $3.65/gallon they are locking in a full year's supply that day!! We'll see if this price point ever materializes this year, but I thought that was pretty wild.


Any feedback on that Delo 5W40 yet?

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2