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#3210224 - 12/08/13 10:23 AM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
ericsiewkk Offline


Registered: 08/20/13
Posts: 8
Loc: Malaysia
after 5 days running the delo 400. i notice the hot oil pressure is not as good as liqui moly mos2 10w-40.

i used to get 65psi hot with the LM. delo 400 15w-40 im only getting 55psi hot. both measure at 3krpm.

is there any problem?


Edited by ericsiewkk (12/08/13 10:23 AM)

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#3211778 - 12/09/13 10:13 PM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
KenO Offline


Registered: 10/29/07
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At how many RPM's? Whats your hot oil pressure at idle??
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#3212245 - 12/10/13 11:30 AM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
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Registered: 08/20/13
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Loc: Malaysia
hot idle is 20psi.

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#3212397 - 12/10/13 02:06 PM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
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That sounds like plenty of oil pressure to me.
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#3212890 - 12/10/13 09:42 PM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
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then it is nothing to worry i guess.

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#3213541 - 12/11/13 02:50 PM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
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Changing to a diffrent brand of oil filter will change the pressures as well so keep that in mind.
I also see no problem with the oil pressures you have now.
Oil pressures you should be looking at are the max and the min you are seeing on the gauge.
Do you have an oil temp gauge?
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#3218092 - 12/16/13 05:36 AM Re: delo 400 for race use? [Re: ericsiewkk]
ericsiewkk Offline


Registered: 08/20/13
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at its lowest idle pressure is 10psi after a few 1/4mile run.

its got 50psi by 3krpm and 70psi at 4krpm.

motor is doing great on this oil.

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