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whats up guys. might be asking some begginer questions but please help out. just got done with my build. its a y7 block notched with eagle h-beams and vitara low compression pistons. have a brand new godspeed gt30 .86ar turbo.what oil should i use? this machinest told me 20w50. what you think i should do? im gonna run it only regular oil to break it in then switch to synthetic. a lil helpp heree
 

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thank you sir. i honestly think it should be stickied, but so far its a no go :(
 

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thanks alot guys,reallly helps alot,shes almost done just need to do clutch kit and flywheel and sheell be ready for tune! now after doing the 20w50 for 2 oil changes what rate synthetic should i use after?
 

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actually another quick question lol. there is no oil in her at all,just got back from machineshop what oil should i use to break in the motor the 20w50? orrrr? im most likly gonna be using synthetic or royal purple as my final oil...but which break in oil?
 

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well thats what the machinest told me to use who notched my block and put the forged internals in. and im aiming for hopefully at least 350-400hp range, have the hondata s300 boost package as well.im just a lil sketched out,dont wanna cut corners but im always getting different mixed answers someone just please help LOL
 

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First of all 20w50 is two thick two big of turbo for d
now theres yer problem

sure feels like summer :dots:
 

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soooo.....what are you all saying? haha your kinda not helping me at all. someone just give me a straight answer?
 

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you
will
be
perfectly
fine
running
20
w
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50
oil

texas
heat
have
had
no
problems
in
years

it
will
not
hurt
you
one
bit
 

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