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Old 01-30-2005, 04:22 PM   #13
quazimoto
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Originally Posted by Alan
Did you see the prize winning letter to the editors in the latest Car & Driver? The mechanic who tells how folks change their 7 dollar a quart synthetic at 3 months or 3000 miles, and he drains it, and then puts it into his cars since it's got 70% of it's life left!
Little bit different when your oil is also being used to cool a turbocharger that can see temps of up to1200- 1500 degrees.I mean if the exhaust is that hot,so is the unit its coming out of.Most engines don't see over 220 degrees.
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