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Old 11-06-2017, 11:17 PM
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Hello folks. Sorry for my foolish question . I came up with 3 5 gallon buckets of turbo 400 SAE oil . I was reading the label and it says its for deisel engine and as well for gasoline engine .. has anybody done this .and what' the prom and cons ..
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I wouldn't use straight 40w in modern automotive gasoline engines. Too thick for startup protection and flow in cold environments.

Save it for use in yard equipment and old 2 stroke Detroit Diesels.
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40 wt. oil not the best idea for use with cam phasers and close tolerances of modern engines.
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Are you sure turbo 400 oil is not hydraulic oil used to power hydraulic power equipment?
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Originally Posted by Edwin Mejia View Post
Hello folks. Sorry for my foolish question .
No your not.
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Originally Posted by bubbabud View Post
Are you sure turbo 400 oil is not hydraulic oil used to power hydraulic power equipment?
That's what I thought
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