Recent Topics
What fram ultra for 2005 ford expedition 5.4 trito
by waltywalt
Yesterday at 11:18 PM
Citgo Synthetic $1.99 after rebate.
by RamFan
Yesterday at 10:32 PM
Dirty rifles
by bsmithwins
Yesterday at 09:55 PM
Mobil 1 and Dodge
by dslofti
Yesterday at 09:46 PM
I Am Liking The Fram Ultra More Than The Napa Gold
by crazyoildude
Yesterday at 09:45 PM
Rotella T6 in my Volvo 2.5t?
by gr8gatzby
Yesterday at 09:28 PM
Weasel **[censored]**
by mjk
Yesterday at 08:58 PM
The who cares question of the day
by skyactiv
Yesterday at 08:45 PM
Is this for real? Haha!
by aquariuscsm
Yesterday at 08:36 PM
Jeep Patriot Weird Tire Size
by Nick1994
Yesterday at 08:07 PM
The little red straws that come with carb cleaner
by Merkava_4
Yesterday at 07:52 PM
1.8 Toyota reliability(2016 Corolla)
by mike7139
Yesterday at 07:51 PM
Newest Members
Ozchemist, Imad, LockportHenry, guitahero, o3a
55170 Registered Users
Who's Online
44 registered (Bill_G, 901Memphis, 209paulc, Bandito440, Andy636, AZjeff, 3 invisible), 905 Guests and 162 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
55170 Members
66 Forums
236581 Topics
3811760 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#1363719 - 02/05/09 02:56 PM Re: Need suggestions for Northstar Motor [Re: mag176]
CBOYLE15 Offline


Registered: 12/10/06
Posts: 22
Loc: PA USA
A couple more things.
Do not use ANY additive in the motor.
Use exactly 7.5 quarts with a filter. Do not just pour in 8 quarts.
Run it up in 2 gear to about 70 MPH and let off the gas as it slows down the Northstars like the sucking on deceleration that helps with the carbon. Do it 2 or 3 times in a row.
Enjoy your Ride!
Charlie

Top
#1363740 - 02/05/09 03:18 PM Re: Need suggestions for Northstar Motor [Re: CBOYLE15]
lexus114 Offline


Registered: 05/12/08
Posts: 6077
Loc: Easton, PA
Just curious,why don`t you recommend synthetic oil in this application?
_________________________
2012 Mercedes-Benz C300 4matic
2015 Lexus RX350 AWD

Top
#1363817 - 02/05/09 04:27 PM Re: Need suggestions for Northstar Motor [Re: lexus114]
CBOYLE15 Offline


Registered: 12/10/06
Posts: 22
Loc: PA USA
My 1999 SLS never leaked a drop until I changed it over to Mobil 1. Just my experience. We recently took delivery of a 2008 STS with a 3.6 Direct injection. Mobil 1 is required.

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2