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Doug Siegel
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Bloomington, IN
Posts: 314
Thanks Mike. After running the car yesterday for a spirited 30 minutes , the oil level was at a little below center on the dipstick. Approx 200 degrees. I assumed the oil level would be a little above the bottom mark on the dipstick after starting'er up today, but oil wasn't touching the stick.

Dave, if I added 3 quarts, there would be oil spewing out top breather hose off the oil fill. Ask me how I know....(a mistake I made a year ago.)

The amount of oil expansion is shocking. I run mobil 1 15/50 w/ added Zinc and Phosphorus. When I ran racing valvoline 20/50 prior to the rebuild, the expansion was far less....I think.
88' blk/blk 930: Haltech EFI, Twin Plug, Pauter Rods, Nascar Bearings, custom crank work, dowel pinned case, ported manifold and heads, Kokeln I/C, SC Cams, Turbonetics ball bearing 62-1, BB headers, RARLYL8 Zork, additional 993 oil filter, plx/inyourface gage, RS style coilover, Fikse FM10-17 wheels, TIAL 46mm 1 bar. (where the heck did all my money go?)
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