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Old 25-01-2011, 12:05   #1
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Oil for Universal 5411

Engine was rebuilt two years ago and lkooking at Shell Rotella oil which is ither 5-40 or 15 w 40. Original manual suggest conventional 30 weight oil.

Anyone have an opinion of running synthetic? Brands?
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If you have an engine that the makers recommended a Rotela oil for it DO NOT use a Synthetic oil in it you could Seize it up the best oil to use is Shell Rimula X and add Molyslip 2000e at 5% by volume. Regards Pete
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