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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: Loobed] #3588605
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Originally Posted By: Loobed


I am guessing that this stuff wouldn't be good for motorcycles with wet clutches.



It is not a friction modifier, it is an anti-wear additive.

So don't expect any mpg increases.

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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3588613
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They suggest a 12 oz. bottle per 4-5 quarts.

You really only need about 1 oz/quart with oils that have about 750ppm of phos and zinc.


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: MolaKule] #3588724
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Originally Posted By: MolaKule
Originally Posted By: dailydriver
I wonder what is the actual VI of this stuff??


It's about 229.

If Hyperlube ZRA is KL 135, then its VI is 139.

Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3589071
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You cannot assume Hyper is using KL135 or any other KLXXX alone.


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: MolaKule] #3589413
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Originally Posted By: MolaKule
Originally Posted By: dailydriver
I wonder what is the actual VI of this stuff??


It's about 229.


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: MolaKule] #3589416
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Originally Posted By: MolaKule
You cannot assume Hyper is using KL135 or any other KLXXX alone.



Yes, and they most certainly would not tell you IF you asked (the old 'proprietary' bull routine you know). frown


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3589470
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And one more thing.

For people who say you can't reduce NOAC volatility using a GroupI, II or III base oil, take a look at the above chart.

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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: Turk] #3589478
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Originally Posted By: Turk
Originally Posted By: Clevy
I just re-read this thread. I'm significantly more interested in this stuff.


Yes, I just re-read it myself. May use this or Lubegard next time.

When I put LubeGard BioTech in my new to me Saturn SC2 with 156,000 miles, I noticed a definitive "freeing up" of the engine. It's hard to explain, but it was almost like revving up the engine in Neutral vs revving it up in gear, if you know what I mean??



I know exactly what you mean.
And I can't find lubegard anywhere.
Are you trying to tease me or.........


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: Clevy] #3589863
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Originally Posted By: Clevy
Originally Posted By: Turk
Originally Posted By: Clevy
I just re-read this thread. I'm significantly more interested in this stuff.


Yes, I just re-read it myself. May use this or Lubegard next time.

When I put LubeGard BioTech in my new to me Saturn SC2 with 156,000 miles, I noticed a definitive "freeing up" of the engine. It's hard to explain, but it was almost like revving up the engine in Neutral vs revving it up in gear, if you know what I mean??



I know exactly what you mean.
And I can't find lubegard anywhere.
Are you trying to tease me or.........


Can't you order it online, from some business, like Amazon??


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: Clevy] #3589871
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Originally Posted By: Clevy
Originally Posted By: Turk
Originally Posted By: Clevy
I just re-read this thread. I'm significantly more interested in this stuff.


Yes, I just re-read it myself. May use this or Lubegard next time.

When I put LubeGard BioTech in my new to me Saturn SC2 with 156,000 miles, I noticed a definitive "freeing up" of the engine. It's hard to explain, but it was almost like revving up the engine in Neutral vs revving it up in gear, if you know what I mean??



I know exactly what you mean.
And I can't find lubegard anywhere.
Are you trying to tease me or.........


Clevy-Amazon my friend, order it from them. They have quarts and a HD version as well. If Amazon doesn't ship to Canada then I stand corrected.


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3589946
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greetings:

i have not checked to see if my local auto stores carry the hyper-lube zinc replacement addy, someday i will check and maybe give it a try.

However, I remember seeing the hyper lube oil supplement(linky below) at the wally world i usually go to and thought I would ask if anyone has any thoughts on it....
http://www.hyperlube.com/c3/Oil-Supplement-c6.html


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: John_Conrad] #3590058
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Originally Posted By: John_Conrad
greetings:

i have not checked to see if my local auto stores carry the hyper-lube zinc replacement addy, someday i will check and maybe give it a try.

However, I remember seeing the hyper lube oil supplement(linky below) at the wally world i usually go to and thought I would ask if anyone has any thoughts on it....
http://www.hyperlube.com/c3/Oil-Supplement-c6.html


That's not the same thing.

What you linked to is the goo, much like the old STP blue bottle oil thickener.

http://www.hyperlube.com/c3/Oil-Supplement-c6.html is only good for "smokers." oilburner

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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3590121
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ok, thanks.


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: DanMiller] #3590628
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I think this is what Mola is talking about.

http://www.hyperlube.com/c3/Zinc-Replacement-Additive-c7.html


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Re: hy-per lube zinc replacement additive [Re: spasm3] #3591171
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Pretty much all you need to know on this subject is here:

http://speedtalk.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=35836


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