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What Type of Oil filter are you using on the 2.8? by 2000RagTop
Started on: 03-13-2004 04:55 PM
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Last post by: Zoom88 on 03-16-2004 01:36 PM
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Report this Post03-16-2004 12:19 PM Click Here to See the Profile for ditchSend a Private Message to ditchDirect Link to This Post
 
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Originally posted by pft_217:

"Crane Cams does not recommend the use of synthetic oils during the initial break-in period for a new camshaft. Use a good quality grade of naturally formulated motor oil during this period."

anyone here knows why?

my guess would be that a synthetic lubricates too well and won't allow the camshaft to break in

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Report this Post03-16-2004 01:27 PM Click Here to See the Profile for $Rich$Click Here to Email $Rich$Send a Private Message to $Rich$Direct Link to This Post
but yet BMW (and others im sure.. )cars now come from the factory with full synthetic oil

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Napa Gold (which is Wixs) and Mobil One.
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