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Old July 15th, 2012, 09:17 PM   #8
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no common american oils have enough zinc/phos. for flat tappet cams.
this includes todays diesel oils like rotella.

try mobil one 5w40 tdt, or valvoline vr1 race oil.

or use your favorite oil with a zddp addative.
always use a molly cam/assembly lube for a new cam.
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