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View Poll Results: what engine oil do you use?
mobil 1 V twin 218 19.62%
mobil 1 20/50 gold cap 104 9.36%
red line 32 2.88%
royal purple 52 4.68%
syn 3 222 19.98%
amsoil 246 22.14%
bel ray 15 1.35%
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I like the chit that 'can be used in either hole', as stated at the local dealer.
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Not me. I like gear oil for gears and engine oil for engines but that's just me.
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I want some of that Penguin oil!!!!
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Don't tell anyone about those cams
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When cams are involved Extra Virgin Penguin Oil is prefered...
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