Gumout GDI Q&A Answers

click here for the Gumout GDI Q&A answers

Recent Topics
Moderate Oil Seepage from Strut - Normal?
by The Critic
07/05/15 02:54 AM
oil pressure and oil temp gage aftermarket
by alcyon
07/04/15 11:21 PM
Amazon has some specials on Mobil 1 oils in 5quart
by mongo161
07/04/15 10:55 PM
Super S High Mileage engine oil - Anyone use it?
by crazyoildude
07/04/15 10:55 PM
Kroil fail?
by Oldtom
07/04/15 10:30 PM
tire wear rwd
by anylettuce
07/04/15 09:43 PM
Chevy Small-Block Rebuild Time-lapse
by Ed_Flecko
07/04/15 09:21 PM
Just Got Cooked...
by sleddriver
07/04/15 08:49 PM
[Cut Open] Motorcraft FL-910S
by Bud_One
07/04/15 08:25 PM
Delo is the magic oil.
by MinamiKotaro
07/04/15 08:14 PM
Tonneau Cover care
by buck91
07/04/15 07:24 PM
Spark plug pic and question
by buck91
07/04/15 07:22 PM
Newest Members
Lube_Tech, MJAttic, anylettuce, bjb1273, KillYourTV
54585 Registered Users
Who's Online
15 registered (bruno, eadam, Garak, earlyre, bbhero, gathermewool, 1 invisible), 430 Guests and 82 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
54585 Members
66 Forums
233837 Topics
3756122 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 ... 12 13 >
Topic Options
#1234989 - 09/12/08 08:02 PM Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1234996 - 09/12/08 08:11 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
MGregoir Offline


Registered: 08/30/07
Posts: 1784
Loc: Bonnyville, AB
...not enough ZDDP.

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


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
no need plenty of moly
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1235018 - 09/12/08 08:45 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
hopefully zddp is already in your oil
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1235021 - 09/12/08 08:50 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
~130ppm/qt depending on what your target is, shouldnt hurt zddp too bad


Edited by Taylor (09/12/08 08:50 PM)
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1235030 - 09/12/08 09:10 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
salesrep Offline


Registered: 08/22/03
Posts: 3362
Loc: lllinois
What grade of moly ya reckon?
_________________________
"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government."

Edward Abbey


Top
#1235066 - 09/12/08 10:31 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: salesrep]
MolaKule Offline


Registered: 06/05/02
Posts: 15551
Loc: Iowegia - USA
Most PCMO lubricants today already contain specified amounts of moly calculated to benefit the overall formulation, for example, Schaeffers, Redline, PP, MObil 1, etc.
_________________________
It is better to age with a sense of humor than to have no sense at all! smile

Top
#1235186 - 09/13/08 05:36 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: MolaKule]
pickled Offline


Registered: 02/14/08
Posts: 2098
Loc: The Rocky Mountains
I'd dose this stuff into my oil with an eye dropper...that's just crazy! Did you notice any visible insolubles?
_________________________
Used gear lube and burnt ATF is all the cologne a real man will ever need!
Too many toys and automotive parts to list...

Top
#1235280 - 09/13/08 10:07 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: pickled]
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
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?
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1235457 - 09/13/08 05:06 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
vxcalais Offline


Registered: 07/14/07
Posts: 775
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
Your oil will even stay this gray colour for the next 5000k's. Mine did that when i drained it, still charcoal grey.
_________________________
Ride - Holden Calais VX GMV6 3.8litre 01

Top
#1235494 - 09/13/08 07:06 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: vxcalais]
MolaKule Offline


Registered: 06/05/02
Posts: 15551
Loc: Iowegia - USA
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.
_________________________
It is better to age with a sense of humor than to have no sense at all! smile

Top
#1235792 - 09/14/08 12:49 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: MolaKule]
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
would powder be bad since it prob falls out of suspension
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1235795 - 09/14/08 12:50 PM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
Taylor Offline


Registered: 03/26/08
Posts: 477
Loc: VA
do you know of any soluble moly adds? :) thanx
_________________________
Standard Produce Co.
Serving Central VA Since 1910

Top
#1236161 - 09/15/08 06:26 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: Taylor]
vxcalais Offline


Registered: 07/14/07
Posts: 775
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
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.
_________________________
Ride - Holden Calais VX GMV6 3.8litre 01

Top
#1256899 - 10/14/08 12:53 AM Re: Lubro-Moly Mos2 Antifriction Treatment [Re: vxcalais]
Tornado Red Offline


Registered: 06/01/05
Posts: 1742
Loc: Saint Paul (ex-San Diego)
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.

_________________________
'03 Golf TDI, 544k miles: Bosio DLC764, GT1749VB, Malone Tuning, PP 2.5" DP, G60/VR6, Koni Reds, Recaros, Akebonos, DG Panzer

Top
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 ... 12 13 >