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Re: Synthetic tranny oil
> I recently heard that synthetic oil worked "too well" for a manual
> transmission, in that the oil does not "spin up" on the parts as
> well as standard oil. The gears and synchros then do not get adequate
> lubrication to work smoothly.
> Now, this makes no sense, and list members' experiences seem to prove
> it wrong, but I thought it would make for some interesting responses.
... when you read Redline's spiel on the MTL/MT-90 they state that their
MT lubes have modifiedrs to help syncros spin up, so there must be some
truth to what you have heard ...
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