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Real cold flow test, pour #4615706
12/27/17 12:59 PM
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Thought this would be interesting even for our Canadian friends. Enjoy smile

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=dRaQWe8XZLE


09' Camry LE, 141,020 miles

PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615715
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Another good one lol.

https://youtu.be/1t-dOOnRwgU

Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615723
12/27/17 01:29 PM
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No 0w20??? The M1 0w30 seems good.


2007 Corolla Red Pearl 155k miles
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Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615734
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Originally Posted By: car51
Thought this would be interesting even for our Canadian friends. Enjoy smile

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=dRaQWe8XZLE


Thanks Car51.


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Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615747
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JC1; thought you might enjoy it. Cheers Canada Cheers1


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Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: JC1] #4615758
12/27/17 01:56 PM
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Oshawa, Ont. Canada
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Originally Posted By: JC1
Originally Posted By: car51
Thought this would be interesting even for our Canadian friends. Enjoy smile

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=dRaQWe8XZLE


Thanks Car51.


Yes, thank you. cheers

Watching that vid lead to many others as well. Imo, really shows the benefits of using a low first number and synthetic oil (depending on the brand)
Another Oshawa peep on here too. cheers


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Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615771
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So, who here would be interested in a Harvest King 0w20 vs Mobil Super 5w20 cold pour?


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PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615885
12/27/17 03:52 PM
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Originally Posted By: car51
So, who here would be interested in a Harvest King 0w20 vs Mobil Super 5w20 cold pour?


Absolutely!

It really should be a little more scientific... timed through a funnel at the same temp or something.


"The evidence demands a verdict".
(Re:VOA)"it's nearly impossible to actually know the particular additives that are in there at what concentrations."
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615907
12/27/17 04:03 PM
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Well, when I get home it should be around 20’ish F

The harvest king 0w20 will be there when I get home. smile

I have a funnel also and will have to research or someone can PM me on how to upload YouTube video

Thanks


Last edited by car51; 12/27/17 04:04 PM.

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PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615918
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Funnels make it a viscosity rather than pour point test...bit of a difference, but do the same thing every time, and you can compare.

My preference would be a steel ball bearing dropping through a cylinder of oil...could mount them side by side, and have magnetic release.

Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: Shannow] #4615922
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Originally Posted By: Shannow
Funnels make it a viscosity rather than pour point test...bit of a difference, but do the same thing every time, and you can compare.

My preference would be a steel ball bearing dropping through a cylinder of oil...could mount them side by side, and have magnetic release.


Thanks for the insight and help mate smile


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PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615925
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Merkova_24 would enjoy something like this. But it appears he was banned from here again.

Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 53' Stude] #4615933
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Yeah, I wonder why;)

LOL!


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PP 5w30 and TG 4967
Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: Shannow] #4615984
12/27/17 05:21 PM
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Originally Posted By: Shannow
Funnels make it a viscosity rather than pour point test...bit of a difference, but do the same thing every time, and you can compare.

My preference would be a steel ball bearing dropping through a cylinder of oil...could mount them side by side, and have magnetic release.


Ahh … that’s a bench race so we can place bets (until cheating sets in by day two) … wink

Re: Real cold flow test, pour [Re: 4WD] #4615992
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Hey, that's a good idea...

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