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USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles #5142180 06/23/19 08:12 PM
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Cutting for a friend. He is possibly the biggest oil thicky fan out there. 2 quarts Lucas and 5 quarts M1-HM 10w-30. Ran for 7-8K miles.
Vehicle: 2002 Chevy 2500 8.1L 251K miles.
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Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #5142185 06/23/19 08:21 PM
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Just a observation , isn't that filter on the small side for such a large engine ?

Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: Kjmack] #5142189 06/23/19 08:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Kjmack
Just a observation , isn't that filter on the small side for such a large engine ?
It has to be because its in such a tight and awkward spot.


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Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #5142201 06/23/19 08:41 PM
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Filter looks good but I sure don't understand that oil choice. Why not just run a 15-40 HDEO if he likes thicker oil?

Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: stoan] #5142203 06/23/19 08:43 PM
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Originally Posted by stoan
Filter looks good but I sure don't understand that oil choice. Why not just run a 15-40 HDEO if he likes thicker oil?

I've told that to him a few times. Apparently he likes gear oil viscosity in his engine.


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Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #5142343 06/23/19 11:09 PM
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The residual oil looks good imo,no gritty pieces sitting in the filter like we see sometimes here.


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Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #5142346 06/23/19 11:10 PM
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He could probably do a good 20W50,like GTX or Maxlife.


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Re: USED Mobil 1 M1-111 C&P 7K miles [Re: stoan] #5142376 06/24/19 12:18 AM
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Originally Posted by stoan
Filter looks good but I sure don't understand that oil choice. Why not just run a 15-40 HDEO if he likes thicker oil?


This blend has a KV100 of about 40 cst, a good distance north of the 70wt nitro draggers use... I don't think anyone makes stuff this thick.


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Originally Posted by Dyusik
Originally Posted by stoan
Filter looks good but I sure don't understand that oil choice. Why not just run a 15-40 HDEO if he likes thicker oil?


This blend has a KV100 of about 40 cst, a good distance north of the 70wt nitro draggers use... I don't think anyone makes stuff this thick.


Using the widman calculator, M1 HM 10w-30 (KV100 = 12.0 cSt) x 5 quarts and Lucas Oil Stabilizer (KV100 = 124 cSt) x 2 quarts (71% M1 blend) comes out to 20.98 cSt.

It's still double the viscosity that engine needs. It also dilutes the additives heavily. The zinc and phosphorus levels in that mixture would be <600 ppm. Pretty much take all of the additives in M1 HM 10w-30 and slash them by 30%.

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