View Full Version : What oil for a camm'd motor


chevyrunner
07-24-2012, 03:30 AM
Can i run 10w-40 for a ls1 with a ms3 cam???

Any one think there is a better choice, i dont want any oil pressure issues

thanks in advance

hotrodth
07-24-2012, 05:29 AM
I run mobile 1 5w30 with zinc additive

chevyrunner
07-24-2012, 05:33 AM
appreciate the info, would 10-40 be a bad choice though?

senicalj4579
07-24-2012, 05:40 AM
The builder/sponsor I use uses mobile1 0w40. He swears by it. Thats whats in my head cam car now.

GMtechmatt
07-24-2012, 02:41 PM
i dont see a problem running 10w-40 just make sure its mobil1

chevyrunner
07-24-2012, 02:59 PM
^^^ lol i bought royal purple......

whytryz28
07-24-2012, 03:11 PM
I threw 40w Mobil 1 down my engines throat, oil pressure is perfect. Had some qts left over from doing my dads viper so decided to use it after my swap.