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Old 12-06-2012, 07:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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opti lube xpd

Was thinking of running opti lube xpd in the fuel for my 6.2L diesel. Was wondering if anyone else was using it in a 6.2L. Typically run power service diesel kleen, but due to the results fo the study that came out in the newsletter a few months back I have been thinking of switching. Just wanted to poll the members and see what the general opinion was and if there was a specific product that is better for a 6.2L and it fuel system.
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:40 AM   #2 (permalink)
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There something wrong with just straight diesel? It's all my truck see's.
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Old 12-07-2012, 10:37 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Typically run power service diesel kleen, but due to the results fo the study that came out in the newsletter a few months back I have been thinking of switching.
I want to know more about this.

I don't run any additive myself.
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Old 12-08-2012, 06:40 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I used to run diesel kleen, i use optilube xpd too now. make it quieter and for peace of mind about lubrication.
I think with newer ip diesel additive are not needed? i can be totally wrong there.
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Old 12-08-2012, 06:48 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Waste motor oil works nicely for lube
same with veggie oil
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Waste motor oil works nicely for lube
same with veggie oil
Waste motor oil has so many metallic contaminants that I cannot imagine it would be good for injectors! To run it in motors designed for WMO you need to centrifuge it.....
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Opti-Lube just became a vendor here so we may see them more info from them here in the 6.5 forum.
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