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Forum: Oil Tech 10-16-2017, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Oil Scout,

What a coincidence that you are in Ft Worth and can see our office from your window! You are in an area (as you know) that is rich in history with the Stockyards close by with cattle,...
Forum: Oil Tech 10-15-2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Oil Scout,

Yes, Southwestern Petroleum Corp (brand name SWEPCO) corporate office and manufacturing facility is located in Ft. Worth, TX. They have been in business since 1933.

SWEPCO products...
Forum: Oil Tech 10-12-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Hi again Greg,

I post new topics when I feel that the current one has about run it's course. The previous "Keeping up with ATF" drew a lot of attention, and that is what in my mind putting out...
Forum: Oil Tech 10-12-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Hi Greg,

Nice to hear from you and see the results you are getting.

Thanks for the post and the good comments.

Dick
Forum: Oil Tech 10-11-2017, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Robert,

Thanks for your consideration, I am sure you will be pleased with the performance that the 306 gives you.

Dick
Forum: Oil Tech 10-10-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

Hi Robert,

zinc 1700ppm
phos 1200ppm

Yes, the 306 is available in gallons - 6 gallons per case

Best regards
Forum: Oil Tech 10-10-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Old Cars and New Oils – What to Use

First, a little background to make sure everyone is on the same page.

Most motor oils produced through the early 1930s had little or no additives. In the early 1950s, the so-called “MS”...
Forum: Oil Tech 08-06-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,159
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Keeping up with ATF (Automatic Transmission Fluids)

Misleading labels are one of several factors interfering with the proper use of adequately performing automatic transmission fluids, according to the results of a survey released by the Petroleum...
Forum: Oil Tech 07-16-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 941
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Oil choice for 1200C pickup.

Our recommendation for your area & climate would also be the SWEPCO 306-10W30 Engine Oil
Forum: Oil Tech 02-28-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,502
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
SPECIAL HIGH PERFORMANCE ISSUE

This issue of the newsletter will concentrate on a subject which is not covered often enough.

It might not be a subject which everyone has an interest in, but the main purpose of even...
Forum: Oil Tech 11-20-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,313
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
New API Diesel Oil Specs / IMPORTANT Info

The new api (American petroleum institute) specification for diesel oil changes December 1st, 2016. There will be 2 different classes, fa-4 and ck-4. It is confusing to most and Ford is dissing...
Forum: Oil Tech 08-13-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,661
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Gear Oil: A Commonly Overlooked Lubricant

Steve,

the swepco 711 50wt synthetic transmission fluid is rated as a gl-4 fluid. It would be closer in fluidity of a 50 wt crankcase oil.

The swepco 202 - 75wt90 synthetic gear oil is rated...
Forum: Oil Tech 08-12-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,661
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Gear Oil: A Commonly Overlooked Lubricant

There seems to be a little confusion about how "viscosity" equivalents are different with gear oil and engine oil.

50wt engine oil has the same viscosity equivalent as 90wt gear oil...period!

...
Forum: Engine Cooling & Mobile HVAC Tech 07-25-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,059
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: busted up binder cooling

Diggum:

if you have read the previous postings about a similar situation, I think that would be the best way for you to handle your contaminated cooling system.

Flush the system with plain...
Forum: Oil Tech 07-14-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,661
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Gear Oil: A Commonly Overlooked Lubricant

Steve,

thanks for giving out a recommendation for using swepco 210 gear oil. You are correct when you told them it does not contain zinc. But you might be confused as to what causes problems...
Forum: Oil Tech 07-14-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,661
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Gear Oil: A Commonly Overlooked Lubricant

Steve,

I tried to reply and everything I entered was lost somehow. I don't have time to respond now, but will get back to you later in the day.

Dick
Forum: Engine Cooling & Mobile HVAC Tech 07-09-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,704
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: 73 Scout ii Coolant Flush

It is not necessary to use 2 bottles of rmi-25 for cleaning out the system, however it might be wise to do the following:

1) after you flush the system with plain water to get the loose stuff...
Forum: Engine Cooling & Mobile HVAC Tech 07-08-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,704
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: 73 Scout ii Coolant Flush

Cornbinder:

after you use plain water to flush out the system there will still be a lot of gunk left which can cause some problems. I suggest you consider adding a bottle of rmi-25 cooling...
Forum: Oil Tech 03-21-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 907
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
SWEPCO 502 has been improved

The swepco 502 oil improver has gone through a change in formula, it has been improved and the treatment ratio has changed from 16 ounces to 12 ounces for every 5 quarts of oil.

Swepco 502...
Forum: IH Parts America News 12-17-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,046
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Forums are Back!

This is working fine now!
Forum: IH Parts America News 12-17-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,046
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Forums are Back!

I noticed today that when you click on "today's posts" you get a new screen with the following message: "sorry - no matches. Please try some different terms." this happens whether you are...
Forum: Oil Tech 11-25-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,597
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Combatting Ethanol Problems

swepco 503 premium gasoline improver now replaces the “503 gas & diesel improver” which has been a stellar performance improving item for decades.

why the change?
Gasoline formulas have changed...
Forum: Oil Tech 11-09-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,479
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: REVIEWING HIGH ZINC ENGINE OIL HISTORY

Regarding the "purple sludge" issue:

first of all, for clarification, not all of the people who read the posts are familiar enough to know that swepco engine oil is colored purple. With that...
Forum: Oil Tech 11-02-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,479
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: REVIEWING HIGH ZINC ENGINE OIL HISTORY

F.y.I.

Yes, we did have a long vacation, in fact we returned and back to work on Monday, October 12th. It is unfortunate that something would come up while we were gone and it took so long to...
Forum: Oil Tech 09-01-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,019
Posted By DF Sales&Marketing
Re: Proper oil for 1961 scout 152 cu in with oil bath filter.

Sorry for the confusion, I thought you were looking strictly for an oil for the oil bath air cleaner.

Please go back and read some of the previous entries regarding engine oil and note that even...
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