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Post by philhoward » Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:04 am

I would have thought 20W50 too thick for the hydraulic tappets personally?


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Post by GTC Ian » Fri Sep 22, 2017 10:37 am

PeteScim wrote:
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:58 am
Ian, Roger at that price I assume its classic oils own brand ?
yes it is.


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Post by SJM » Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:41 pm

The important thing is not to use an oil with an API classification above SL in these engines, otherwise there is a risk of cam & follower wear. For good quality reasonably priced oils, try Smith & Allan - www.smithandallan.com. Order on line for home delivery. No connection but as satisfied customer.



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