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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Bingo. Before ICE's became mainstream we had external combustion engines (steam) and we had battery electric cars, I'm talking early...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Exactly! At one stage Mitsubishi in Australia were giving 10 year full warranty. You factor in the final runouts of a series/model and...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Our local engines didn't as we didn't get ULP until late in 1987. The imported engines did. The L48 (350 4BBL) changed from the 1969-70...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    All I hear is AVOID.
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    You got a few of them. The early-mid 2000's GTO was a Holden Monaro. The Pontiac G8 and Chevrolet SS were VE and VF Commodore. None of...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Power ratings changed from SAE Gross to SAE net in 1971, plus ULP engines were introduced for 1971 which dropped compression. The best...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Nope. A straight 6 with Hemi head. In E37, E38, E48 and E49 form they ran triple Webers. Pumped out in excess of 300hp in the high comp...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    You've obviously never heard an Australian Hemi 6cyl with factory triple Weber carbs!
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    Cool. Well done. So the wire change forced the indicators on the guards to work? Will have to look into it. My mirrors work but not the...
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    I'll look at mine when I get time and see what is done wiring wise.
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    I thought just the door harnesses changed, these all have MADE IN AUSTRALIA on them. My guess was so the door controllers could move...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Lot to be said for Toyota Burla. My wife's car is a 12 year old Lexus RX350, AWD 2GR Toyota V6 engine. Must be close to the most...
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    HK1837 replied to the thread Synthetic Oil.
    Burla, you experienced the future. Soon we'll all be getting blown away by EV's. Good old DC motor, won't beat it for power delivery...

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