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by Packard V12
Sat Oct 08, 2016 6:08 pm
Forum: Lubricants & Fluids
Topic: Lubricant Recommendations
Replies: 28
Views: 10530

Re: Lubricant Recommendations

For Adam - English fellow: Thank you for your post of yesterday ( 10-07) . Yes, I agree with you on some points you made. But definitely disagree on others. First of all - you English are not our cousins - we are BLOOD BROTHERS ! Sorry we got into that squabble about the tea tax......just think..it ...
by Packard V12
Thu Oct 06, 2016 3:05 pm
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Max revolutions for a 1939 320 engine?
Replies: 13
Views: 2198

Re: Max revolutions for a 1939 320 engine?

[quote="DrMorbius"]My mechanic informs me that this engine redlines at 4500 to 5000 rpm,..... ===================================================================================== I strongly recommend your mechanic go back and re-take that basic engineering course he obviously got nothing out of. Yo...
by Packard V12
Thu Oct 06, 2016 9:08 am
Forum: Lubricants & Fluids
Topic: Lubricant Recommendations
Replies: 28
Views: 10530

Re: Lubricant Recommendations

[quote=" it is undesirable to use a high detergent oil that holds fine particles in suspension in stead of allowing them to sink to the bottom of the sump."...quote] ============================================================================================ cant imagine more dangerous, destructive ...
by Packard V12
Thu Oct 06, 2016 8:55 am
Forum: Lubricants & Fluids
Topic: Lubricant Recommendations
Replies: 28
Views: 10530

Re: Lubricant Recommendations

[quote The oil pan on the straight eight Packard appears to be massive, I suspect taking it off and cleaning the inside is not an easy task.[/quote] ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ I am not picking on this particular ...