Date: Sat, 21 Aug 1999 18:28:30 +0100
From: roypattenceng <>
Subject: Re: Synthetics Lubricants and Saab Turbos

This is a multi-part message in MIME format. --------------5AEB0692F770D2F180867280 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit My son ,Malcolm, has been using Mobil 1 since 1989, in a 9000 2 litre SAAB. I have bought this car, stripped it down, only to find no measurable ovality of the bores after 239,000 miles. I have no connection with Mobil Oil Co., but I can understand the use made of their oil, by Formula 1. Robert2011 wrote: > I have a 1983 900 Turbo with 150,000 miles. I bought the car at 30,000 miles > and by 40,000 miles started using Moble-1 10w-30. > > The engine and turbo are original and untouched to this day. > > Most of the oil/filter changes were at 3,000 mile intervals (overkill I know, > but I loved the car!) but have been doing 5,000 recently. > > I used Fram most of the miles but the last few years could not find them in > stores and used whatever brand was availible. I just found them at K-mart so > will return to them next oil change. > > Mechanically I am very happy, but I wish Saab could make the driver seats last > longer! --------------5AEB0692F770D2F180867280 Content-Type: text/x-vcard; charset=us-ascii; name="roypattenceng.vcf" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit Content-Description: Card for roypattenceng Content-Disposition: attachment; filename="roypattenceng.vcf" begin:vcard n:Patten;Roy tel;fax:+44 (0) 151 608 4483 tel;home:+44 (0) 151 608 4483 x-mozilla-html:TRUE adr:;;;;;; version:2.1 email; x-mozilla-cpt:;0 fn:Roy Patten end:vcard --------------5AEB0692F770D2F180867280--

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