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Lucas Oil Stabilizer #890132 04/30/07 02:52 AM
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Has anyone performed a Blackstone analysis on Lucas oil stabilizer? I will get one done with UOA if anyone is interested?

Also what id the makeup of LOS??? I know what it does, just no clue what it is.


2006 Dodge 2500 CTD / 2007 Chrysler 300 / 2009 Mailbu / 93 F-150 (185k miles and no synthetic oil, bypass filter and it still runs)
Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890133 04/30/07 06:05 AM
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It's not worth putting in an engine let alone paying for a UOA.

Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890134 04/30/07 06:59 AM
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From what I've always heard it is unadditized group I brightstock petroleum.


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Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: BrianWC] #890135 04/30/07 09:09 AM
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Definitely UOA it w/tbn to see if this stuff is worth anything.

Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: unDummy] #890136 05/06/07 01:04 AM
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I have sent in 2 samples w/TBN request

1 - straight Lucas
1 - My blend 5 to 1 Rotella T / LOS

Hope to have results by Thursday


2006 Dodge 2500 CTD / 2007 Chrysler 300 / 2009 Mailbu / 93 F-150 (185k miles and no synthetic oil, bypass filter and it still runs)
Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890137 05/08/07 03:52 AM
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Here is the skinny on LOS

Unless listed all are 'Zero'

Lucas Virgin
TBN - 0.1
Visc - 615.3
FP - 435
Calcium - 3
Magnesium - 1
Phosphorus - 4
Zinc - 2

Rotella T / LOS 5 to 1 blend
TBN - 8.5
Visc - 115.4
FP - 420
Boron - 17
Silicon - 2
Calcium - 1442
Magnesium - 7
Phosphorus - 604
Zinc - 817

Does anyone have any feedback on Rotella blend, have I diluted it since it is a 5 to 1 mix??? or 83.33% Rotella / 16.67% Lucas


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Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890138 05/08/07 05:46 AM
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So, the point of adding this to your oil would be...


Yeah, whatever..at least for now.
Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Dad2leia] #890139 05/08/07 07:39 AM
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To feel good because it says to on the bottle? Looks like a worthless additive to me, wonder what it really does that isn't showing up on the OA

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Nothing but an oil thickener. You are better off just stepping up a weight if you want thicker.

Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890141 05/08/07 10:26 AM
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Quote:

Here is the skinny on LOS

Unless listed all are 'Zero'

Lucas Virgin
TBN - 0.1
Visc - 615.3
FP - 435
Calcium - 3
Magnesium - 1
Phosphorus - 4
Zinc - 2

Rotella T / LOS 5 to 1 blend
TBN - 8.5
Visc - 115.4
FP - 420
Boron - 17
Silicon - 2
Calcium - 1442
Magnesium - 7
Phosphorus - 604
Zinc - 817

Does anyone have any feedback on Rotella blend, have I diluted it since it is a 5 to 1 mix??? or 83.33% Rotella / 16.67% Lucas




Is the VIS in Cst and at 100C??
if so Lucas is a OCP polymer VII and your rotella mix is now thicker than a 250 gear oil

bruce

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looks more like a subtractive than an additive.

Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: Shup1] #890143 05/08/07 03:15 PM
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This is not the synthetic version correct?

Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: johnbottilaw] #890144 05/08/07 05:46 PM
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this stuff is #@$%! there's nothing to it, you couldn't pay me to use that junk..


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Re: Lucas Oil Stabilizer [Re: daman] #890145 05/08/07 06:16 PM
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Much better off with a bottle of SLOB or VSOT.

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Much better off with a bottle of SLOB or VSOT.



I agree....


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