[Biturbos4] Synthetic oil and coking?
gfl1 at optonline.net
Tue Aug 30 20:11:30 EDT 2005
Hmm. I wont answer your question exactly, but I believe it will coke.
As to "totally impervious" - no.
It has a listed flash point, and if it does turn to coke, which I
believe it will (its still carbon based oil), then it is just a delayed
reaction, at a temp you are far less likely to ever reach. Read ed
hackett's article. Its ancient, btu still the best.
On Aug 30, 2005, at 8:23 AM, Single Malt wrote:
> Just for my own clarification, can anyone confirm that
> synthetic oil is impervious to coking? My
> understanding (totally unfounded) is that synthetic
> oil will turn to ash when the temp reaches critical
> levels, not coke - thereby avoiding the entire clogged
> oil lines issue.
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