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a dreaded oil thread not type vis

ok i know it is the worst topic but i need your opinions. going to ccr pulling my bushtec
it is hot out there this summer i ushaly run a semi-synthethic 15-40 diesel oil for normal day to day use.
it,s going to be long rides every day with the trailer & bike 2 up and loaded to the (a##)
thinking i better go to 20/50 for the trip.

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ok i know it is the worst topic but i need your opinions. going to ccr pulling my bushtec
it is hot out there this summer i ushaly run a semi-synthethic 15-40 diesel oil for normal day to day use.
it,s going to be long rides every day with the trailer & bike 2 up and loaded to the (a##)
thinking i better go to 20/50 for the trip.

intelligent opnions requested
Yes, use a high Zink, 20/50 is your best bet, I also would use synthetic if you have over 15,000 miles on her.

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