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Old 01-22-2020, 06:09 PM   #2276
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Default Rod Bearing Failure Nightmares/Stories (One thread to rule them all)

Originally Posted by BrandonDrums View Post
If there was a 5w-30 version of it I'm sure it would provide similar results in terms of protection.
There is and it does.

This is the new RT6 that is the mixed fleet oil (gas/diesel). It has a higher HTHS than Resource Conserving/GF5 oil in order to meet the diesel spec, and HTHS is what keeps the bearings happy providing a thicker oil film.
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