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Posted: Sun Jan 02, 2005 11:57 pm 
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from el cheapo super market s**t 2 helix or nulon & vavoline whats the best for V8's?
I have used all of the above & helix is the best so far so whats the best oil?

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 12:19 am 
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I only use penrite in my cars.

cant remember the viscosity though.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 2:24 am 
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currently running valvoline max-life in both of mine.... 20W50 i think..... usually use pennzoil, but i got this stuff for the right price, so *meh*

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 2:48 am 
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Right now Penrite HPR15 however its now a bit too thin for my worn engine. Going to HPR30 in the next thousands kms or so.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 2:59 am 
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so thats your excuse for not beating an FBT???? :lol:

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 1:38 pm 
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Only use Mobil 1 fully synthetic.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 2:05 pm 
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In the 460 we run HPR50.

Even that is probably a bit too thin for us. :roll: :roll:

 

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 Post subject: Re: what oil do you use? Brand/viscosity
Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 3:35 pm 
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Ben_Daui wrote:
from el cheapo super market s**t 2 helix or nulon & vavoline whats the best for V8's?
I have used all of the above & helix is the best so far so whats the best oil?


i dont wanna have a go at u, but how do u decide which oil is the "best"?
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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 11:31 pm 
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the more you spend the better the quality/name/flashy branding I want what peoples experiance with oil as some can be s**t :twisted:

 

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