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#2417048 - 10/26/11 03:33 PM Lubro moly
Mirra456 Offline


Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 9
Loc: Mass USA
Hey everybody I bought lubro moly engine friction I wanna use it on my 96 toyota corolla has anyone used this oil treatment my car runs good. But miles are going up I have 185000 miles my car engine makes lot vibration noise I wonde if this will work and can I mix this lubro moly with convetional oil thank u

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#2417053 - 10/26/11 03:40 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
dparm Offline


Registered: 04/19/10
Posts: 12612
Loc: Chicago, IL
I doubt it will fix any vibrations, but it's definitely safe to use. I assume you're talking about the MoS2 additive?
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#2417082 - 10/26/11 04:10 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
Mirra456 Offline


Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 9
Loc: Mass USA
Yes that's the one am talking about I had all motor mount replace sometimes it's quiet but it idle loud thanks

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#2417101 - 10/26/11 04:27 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
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Registered: 07/03/05
Posts: 22907
Loc: NY
Give it a try and report your observations.
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#2417107 - 10/26/11 04:34 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
AccordV6MN Offline


Registered: 09/07/11
Posts: 155
Loc: MN
I'm using it right now and can't tell the difference. Tip: Make sure you shake the bottle well and rinse it with new engine oil. I took me about a quart of new oil (about 15 rinses) before I can see the metal bottom of the can.

With MMO and TC-w3, I can tell the engine goes very smooth.

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#2417114 - 10/26/11 04:53 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
tdpark Offline


Registered: 07/25/05
Posts: 472
Loc: New York
I am using it as well and the engine does seem to run smoother and queiter.

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#2417120 - 10/26/11 05:04 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
NHGUY Offline


Registered: 10/09/11
Posts: 3957
Loc: USA
Sure you dont have a harmonic balancer going away???

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#2417168 - 10/26/11 05:44 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
Mirra456 Offline


Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 9
Loc: Mass USA
I just had harmonic balancer replace change oil every 3000 miles change plugs. Every two years am gonna give lubro moly shot I will let everyone how it goes

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#2417575 - 10/27/11 08:09 AM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
Klutch9 Offline


Registered: 01/07/09
Posts: 2032
Loc: Rochester, MI, US, World
I'm running a ~5% dose of MoS2 in my Focus right now. I've had it in for 2 weeks, and for the past few days the engine does seem to be slightly quieter and smoother. Of course, this could also be my imagination. Who knows. I'm also using M1 right now, and on this motor and on every car I've had, the engines have been a tiny bit noisier on M1, FWIW. Still a great oil though.
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#2430351 - 11/09/11 09:01 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
Mirra456 Offline


Registered: 10/25/11
Posts: 9
Loc: Mass USA
hello everyone i changed my oil and added lubro moly engine friciton the car still sound the same but they say give 500 miles or more to see result now has anyone used it before next time i do an oil change do i add whole bottle or half anyone knows more info would be great thanks

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#2430374 - 11/09/11 09:29 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
zyxelenator Offline


Registered: 01/24/11
Posts: 1340
Loc: Louisville,KY
full bottle.
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#2430378 - 11/09/11 09:30 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
Highline9 Offline


Registered: 08/24/11
Posts: 516
Loc: ca.
Im running it in both my hemis seems smoother and maybee a bump in mpg.
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#2430663 - 11/10/11 09:32 AM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
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Registered: 11/07/09
Posts: 2152
Loc: Oconomowoc Wi
Full bottle for 5 quarts... Most then use only a half bottle on following OCI's...
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#2431479 - 11/10/11 11:32 PM Re: Lubro moly [Re: Mirra456]
uart Offline


Registered: 06/09/10
Posts: 723
Loc: Australia
I've used the Lubromoly and other MoS2 additives and in my experience :

- It wont fix any major rough running problems.

- It can increase MPG's a little bit.

- In the case of some loss of oil/pressure calamity it definitely will increase the amount of time you have to react before you trash the engine. I had first hand experience of this and the effect of MoS2 in the oil was almost unbelievable in this regard.


Edited by uart (11/10/11 11:34 PM)

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