...not sure of the whole conversaation hereas I wasn't following it at the
But I do know the EPA required reduction of zinc dithiophosphate (ZDDP) in
todays oils (those with full API approval) do NOT afford the protection that
oils just 3-5 years ago did. The push these days seems to be going to
cheaper $$ (store shelf generic brands) that still have it like oils
designed for diesel engines and etc.
...a side note.... Redline (and a few others), do still make non-API
approved oils (and plan to continue) that DO still have the original amounts
of ZDDP as they always have.
Do a google search for ZDDP reduction and read about it for
----- Original Message -----
From: "Barney Gaylord" <email@example.com>
To: "Dan DiBiase" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; "Pat Harris - sammler"
Sent: Wednesday, December 13, 2006 11:56 AM
Subject: Re: oils and flat tappet cams- - info in current issue of MGA!
> At 04:28 AM 12/13/2006 -0800, Dan DiBiase wrote:
>>I don't know of anyone that puts more mileage on his MG(A) than Barney
>>Gaylord. Here is what he says -
> I appreciate the referal, and I still stand by the information content in
> that article. But as written it has not much to do with recent
> developements under the current topic of discussion.