Oil System question from a newbie

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Re: Oil System question from a newbie

Post by windmill » Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:32 am

BinDerSmokDat wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:15 pm
I'm with you on the spin-on filter, high flow oil pump and deep sump. At worst they do nothing, at best I'm getting a little more oil into the works with better filtration and more time before oil breakdown becomes an issue.
That's exactly the reason they increased the oil capacity, improved the oil pump, and put larger diameter pushrod tubes on the 2019s. To reduce thermal break down of the oil.
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Re: Oil System question from a newbie

Post by RC20 » Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:07 am

Yep, more oil, more heat dissipation, less oil breakdown, synthetic also a boost at high temps and nice start at low. All good.
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