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Havoline 30wt #4455297
07/10/17 12:32 PM
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Alabama, United States
Red91 Offline OP
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'89 Chevy 1500
Supertech 20/50
'15 Chevy Cruze
AcDelco syn dexos 5/30
Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Red91] #4455303
07/10/17 12:41 PM
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Cool. That from the 80's?


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Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Red91] #4455310
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Very cool, I say it's mid 70's


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Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Red91] #4455353
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Linctex Online content
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After 1979 for sure


SE, SF and CC

http://www.api.org/products-and-services/engine-oil/eolcs-categories-and-documents/oil-categories

SF: Not suitable for use in most gasoline-powered automotive engines built after 1988.

SE was Not suitable for use in most engines built after 1979


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(Re:VOA)"it's nearly impossible to actually know the particular additives that are in there at what concentrations."
Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Red91] #4455363
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Thanks for the link linctex smile


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Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Red91] #4455383
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Colorado
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Good for a 3k OCI....


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Re: Havoline 30wt [Re: Linctex] #4455462
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Originally Posted By: Linctex

After 1979 for sure


SE, SF and CC

http://www.api.org/products-and-services/engine-oil/eolcs-categories-and-documents/oil-categories

SF: Not suitable for use in most gasoline-powered automotive engines built after 1988.

SE was Not suitable for use in most engines built after 1979



I'm guessing at least 1981, given the Texaco star on the front of the can.
1981 was the first year for that star.


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