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#1758092 - 01/27/10 05:59 PM what is the best oil for high RPM use
friendly_jacek Offline


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such as stuck throttle Toyota car?

Sorry, could not resist :-)

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#1758106 - 01/27/10 06:19 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
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#1758115 - 01/27/10 06:24 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: Turk]
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#1758123 - 01/27/10 06:27 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: bdcardinal]
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I'm glad you couldn't resist. I enjoyed it!

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#1758146 - 01/27/10 06:45 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: HawkeyeScott]
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Loc: Sarasota, FL
I like this topic... my car lives between 3000 and 6500rpm+ (been up to 8000rpm) everyday so I want something that will flow lots and resist the aggresive driving, autocrossing, and drag racing.

For now I use GC but I wanna try a 0w20 in my Spec
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#1758149 - 01/27/10 06:47 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
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Originally Posted By: friendly_jacek
such as stuck throttle Toyota car?

Sorry, could not resist :-)


LOL
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#1758174 - 01/27/10 07:03 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: webfors]
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Toyota is just copying another German auto development.
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#1758272 - 01/27/10 08:18 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: simple_gifts]
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10W40 HM Mobil 1... Redline 30 weight. Joe Gibbs Hot Rod 30 weight oil.
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#1758308 - 01/27/10 08:52 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
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Originally Posted By: friendly_jacek
such as stuck throttle Toyota car?

Sorry, could not resist :-)
LOL crackmeup
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#1758310 - 01/27/10 08:53 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: 2003f7]
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Something with relatively high HT/HS.... :)
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#1758312 - 01/27/10 08:55 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: Quattro Pete]
Nick R Offline


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ACtually for this application It think you might want a 75W-140 gear oil so the thick oil keeps the engine running nice and slow wink


Edited by rudolphna (01/27/10 08:56 PM)
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#1758322 - 01/27/10 08:59 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: Nick R]
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Rotella T6 5w40 synthetic would be a good option and easy to get.
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#1758376 - 01/27/10 09:38 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: coffee]
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Motul or Amsoil
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#1758382 - 01/27/10 09:42 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: ZGRider]
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What is considered high rpm? For 6k (most I will take my car) I am using PYB in signature.
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#1758446 - 01/27/10 10:22 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
sidney004 Offline


Registered: 05/25/04
Posts: 108
Loc: Castro Valley,CA
ELF HTX 3825
http://www.elfracing.com/lub/content/NT000FF8BA.pdf

This is the only stuff I use for high RPM applications, good to 19,000.

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#1758525 - 01/27/10 11:30 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
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Hi,
friendly_jacek - It would be preferasble to use a viscosity (for ambient) as recommended by the engine's Manufacturer. A lubricant with excellent anti-foaming abilities is desirable and most HDEOs are very good in this respect
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#1759519 - 01/28/10 06:18 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: sidney004]
dailydriver Offline


Registered: 03/14/06
Posts: 7836
Loc: Bucks County, Pa.
Originally Posted By: sidney004
ELF HTX 3825
http://www.elfracing.com/lub/content/NT000FF8BA.pdf

This is the only stuff I use for high RPM applications, good to 19,000.


I wonder what % of their basestock is POE (if any)??
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#1759559 - 01/28/10 07:01 PM Re: what is the best oil for high RPM use [Re: friendly_jacek]
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Registered: 04/14/09
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Loc: Michigan
Originally Posted By: friendly_jacek
such as stuck throttle Toyota car?

Sorry, could not resist :-)


I would say no oil, that way the engine will lock up.
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