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Author Topic: Oil Grade  (Read 1409 times)

louis 911

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Re: Oil Grade
« Reply #15 on: May 30, 2010, 09:36:09 AM »
 hello  :)

 only 15W50 in the UCE because hydraulic tappet (roller hydraulic valve lifter)

  

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Re: Oil Grade
« Reply #16 on: May 31, 2010, 04:48:25 AM »
hello  :)

only 15W50 in the UCE because hydraulic tappet (roller hydraulic valve lifter)

Do you mean to say that hydraulic tappets are adversely affected with other grades of oil ? 
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louis 911

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Re: Oil Grade
« Reply #17 on: May 31, 2010, 05:31:35 AM »
   Yes, I tried 10W50 and the hydraulic tappet are noisy, they slam(click).