quote:I borrowed this from Terry in another thread. Do oils that contain more esters, such as RL, Delvac 1 etc, have better solvency then lower ester based oils? I also assume this is why running AutoRx with an oil helps the solvency. Am I on the right track?
The inherent lack of solvency of both fuels and lubricants in use today is allowing gelation to be the #1 issue is automotive engine failures at an alarming rate, in spite of the API's window dressing of standards". Sent TLT magazine for the Phipps report 11/03. Terry Dyson