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#1234989 - 09/12/08 08:02 PM Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment
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#1234996 - 09/12/08 08:11 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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...not enough ZDDP.

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#1235017 - 09/12/08 08:44 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: MGregoir]
Taylor Offline


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no need plenty of moly
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#1235018 - 09/12/08 08:45 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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hopefully zddp is already in your oil
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#1235021 - 09/12/08 08:50 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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~130ppm/qt depending on what your target is, shouldnt hurt zddp too bad


Edited by Taylor (09/12/08 08:50 PM)
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#1235030 - 09/12/08 09:10 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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What grade of moly ya reckon?
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#1235066 - 09/12/08 10:31 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: salesrep]
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Most PCMO lubricants today already contain specified amounts of moly calculated to benefit the overall formulation, for example, Schaeffers, Redline, PP, MObil 1, etc.
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#1235186 - 09/13/08 05:36 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: MolaKule]
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I'd dose this stuff into my oil with an eye dropper...that's just crazy! Did you notice any visible insolubles?
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#1235280 - 09/13/08 10:07 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: pickled]
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its in a can, so you cant really see it. When pouring it was grey, no noticeable insolubles. On the other have the guard dog moly treatment I had a voa on a while back had noticeable insolubles (18,000 ppm). Mos2 is insoluble correct?
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#1235457 - 09/13/08 05:06 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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Your oil will even stay this gray colour for the next 5000k's. Mine did that when i drained it, still charcoal grey.
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#1235494 - 09/13/08 07:06 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: vxcalais]
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Most soluble moly's are dark amber, dark brown or greenish.

The appearance you describe sounds as if this is colloidal or an MOS2 suspended powder.
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#1235792 - 09/14/08 12:49 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: MolaKule]
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would powder be bad since it prob falls out of suspension
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#1235795 - 09/14/08 12:50 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
Taylor Offline


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do you know of any soluble moly adds? :) thanx
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#1236161 - 09/15/08 06:26 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
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Lubro Moly, which i believe is now Liqui Moly, in a silver tin with the blue, white and red label i am sure is colloidal moly from its details. Yes it is gray in colour and changes the oil as well.
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#1256899 - 10/14/08 12:53 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: vxcalais]
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When I added a 300 ml can of this to 4.5 quarts of M1 5w40, the resulting UOA showed a concentration of approx 330 ppm of moly.

I observed a reduction in wear metals, but those numbers were trending down before I tried the LM MoS2. I can't say that it helped, but it didn't hurt a thing.

M1 0w40 already contains moly, adding a little to M1 5w40 seemed like an okay thing to do.

Later I decided to add 150 ml at each of two consecutive oil changes. No UOA from those fills.

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