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    Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6 GDI oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: omegaspeedy</div><div class="ubbcode-body">... I don't think they tried enough RPM variations.</div></div> They varied between 6 tests until they found "The lower engine load, the more deposit formed" <div...
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    Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6 GDI oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Olas</div><div class="ubbcode-body">It's not the DI that's causing deposits, and it's not the lack of a good air filter either. Those IVDs are 100% attributable to dry soot from EGR mixing with oily vapour from PCV...
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    Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6 GDI oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Bailey28</div><div class="ubbcode-body">BitterShard, I haven't found Shell Helix ACEA A5 here in Florida. Do you think they filled the engines with oil in South Korea then shipped them over here? Also, what weight of...
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    Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6 GDI oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Miller88</div><div class="ubbcode-body">How does calcium in the oil cause detonation?</div></div> From a post by Wemay on another forum this link: <a href="http://papers.sae.org/2014-32-0092/" target="_blank">A...
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    Hyundai Veloster Turbo 1.6 GDI oil

    I started the thread <a href="http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/3743367/2015_Hyundia_Veloster_Turbo,_O#Post3743367" target="_blank">2015 Hyundia Veloster Turbo, OEM requirements</a> on this subject. Either the Valvoline Synpower 5w30 or the Castrol Edge 5w30 will...
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    Ram 3.6l with canister filter

    I like the extra space removing the cover gives. I like Wix for this, make sure that there is a replacement o-ring in the box. Also Dodge changed the design in 2013?, make sure you get the newer design or no oil pressure <img src="/forums/graemlins/frown.gif" alt="frown" title="frown"...
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    Oil catch can

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: CurtisB</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> The Ford 5.0L TI-VCT has port injection... with port injection where I have the solvency of gasoline to help clean them...</div></div> The report first demonstrated that gasoline...
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    Oil catch can

    It is possible that adding a oil catch can to your engine will not help prevent intake valve deposits (IVD) and could actually increase them. <a href="http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/3687558/GDI_deposits_-_a_very_differen#Post3687558" target="_blank">wemay posted...
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    2014 diesel chevy cruze - what oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Michael_P</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Why isn't General Motors called; General Engines? Why does an engine lathe have an electric motor?</div></div> And why are we discussing this on the Passenger Car <span...
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    Best oil for a modern GDI motor?

    Hyundai likes that vague spec. My Hyundai Veloster Turbo had the same oil spec. It is also rumored to have a factory fill of Shell Helix A5. We discussed US oils that meet that spec <a...
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    Ebay China sellers are getting annoying

    For cables: Monoprice.com
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    Factory Fill Magic Elixir?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ExMachina</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Hyundai uses a huge amount of moly in their FF !' See <a href="http://www.veloster.org/forum/69-hyundai-veloster-oil/7298-laboratory-analysis-factory-fill-oil.html"...
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    Motors hard on oil

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: JFK</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Compared to cam gears chains are pussycats. I would not worry about it. Their is a reason their is not a timing chain test used to test shearing of PCMP's. </div></div> So GF6 is...
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    Best synthetic oil for air cooled small engines?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: JohnnyMerrill</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Grade A <span style="font-weight: bold">Light</span> Amber Maple Syrup</div></div> I see you are not of the "heavier is better school".
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    530 VS 520?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Merkava_4</div><div class="ubbcode-body">You're in California ... </div></div> I am confused. NONE of the prior posters are from california. So who are you referring to?
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    Oil for Reman 3.5L Ecoboost - Timing Chain Stretch

    GF-6 will have a new test for Timing Chain Wear. "Also like the LSPI test, a <span style="font-weight: bold">Ford 2.0 liter EcoBoost engine</span> will be used to run the chain-wear test."
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    Why is Mobil 1 0w40 so cheap and good?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: wemay</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Again.... <span style="font-weight: bold">This is why it's so good:</span> Mobil 1 0W-40 synthetic motor oil meets or exceeds the requirements of: ... </div></div> I have no...
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    Mag 1 conventional

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: donnyj08</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> My favorite Farm store oil that goes on sale is Trop Artic. Orsheln farm stores have a sale a few times a year where they sell it for $1.99 a qt. </div></div> Like right now...
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    My non scientific fuel mileage results.

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: raytseng</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> The standards for certification from weights and measures though is like .5% to pass inspection and certification. Not sure what you guys are doing up north, but I assume...
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    Hyundai owners: help me with something I don't get

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: IndyIan</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Some of the badge swaps look kind of neat, and I'm not a logo guy. I think the veloster is an interesting enough car, but not pretentious, so people don't feel bad about modding...
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