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Subject: Re: gummed up Volvo

Date: 08/03/02 at 11:49 AM
Posted by: Jim
E-mail: jtjecmd@netzero.net
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In Reply to: Re: gummed up Volvo posted by BRETT MAYNARD on 08/02/02 at 4:23 PM:

Brett: I'll have to admit that after thinking about your explanation as to the cause of the problem, I find it extremely hard to believe. As I understand it, the Mobil-1 was drained from the crankcase and the crankcase was refilled using a petroleum based synthetic oil and then after only 10 miles of driving, the engine was gummed up because of the different chemistries involved. If I ran that by a chemist or a lubrication engineer, I think he or she would agree with me that that is not a plausible explanation for the cause of the problem.
Best regards,

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