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Old 05-08-2017, 08:26 AM
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Default Re: Yanmar vio25 oil warning light/alarm

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man after my own heart ..... won't go far wrong with Shell's Rimula-X, as a good general detergent oil. Exceeds most spec.s known to man

Good enough for everything I've run for decades .... and them crane engines did not come cheap
But....but....but..... there was a can of Magnatec in the garage for 60 and the man said the molecules are intelligent and know where to go! And I'd only need to change my oil every 15,000 miles! Surely that's better than a decent basic oil changed regularly?

If people took a little time to understand SAE and API numbers, Halfrauds would be out of business.
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Old 21-08-2017, 02:20 PM
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Was the oil pressure switch. Easy change. Now working perfectly. Thanks all.
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Old 21-08-2017, 08:21 PM
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I'd get that bloody synthetic stuff out of it! It's too thin imo, find the correct spec, but a decent quality 15w/40 mineral oil will be just as well.
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Was the oil pressure switch. Easy change. Now working perfectly. Thanks all.
......And the oil situation is ???
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Old 06-09-2017, 11:11 AM
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Soon to be changed but dealing with more immediate problem - see other thread.
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