View Single Post
Old 02-06-2008, 10:38 AM   #1267
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 110304
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Crestline, CA
2004 Volvo S60R
No more Subie


Originally Posted by fengrr View Post
Ringe, are you saying that this cocktail doesn't work as well as a stock fluid.
I think he's saying that the manufacturer recommends using a particular fluid and advises against mixing fluids. The cocktail goes against both recommendations, possibly at the cost of increased wear... especially if the large differences in viscosity/type of ingrediants could even be causing seperation which may result in uneven and limited lubrication.

So yes. In effect, at least in regards to wear, I think he is saying the cocktail is likely not as good as the stock fluid... How dare he do such a thing
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
jhargis is offline   Reply With Quote