Should I use running in oil?
FOR NEW OR REBUILT ENGINES The use of Golden Film running-in oil during the running in period helps to remove the machining glaze from cylinder bores, assists the formation of essential oil retaining surfaces, and therefore prevents the possibility of bore polishing.
How long should I use running in oil?
NOTE: when changing oil, Penrite recommend using Penrite Engine Flush, a fast acting, solvent free, engine cleaning formulation that removes engine deposits, sludge and contaminants with the oil service drain. It contains added zinc for engine wear protection and its fast acting formulation works in 10 minutes.
Is Repco oil made by Penrite?
Penrite manufactures Repco-branded oil to Repco specifications using the same feedstock. The additives are significantly different. The specifications differ. Repco is not Penrite-branded oil in a different bottle.
Is Penrite oil any good?
An Excellent Performing Engine Oil I’ve used this engine oil in my car many times, and it has always performed to an excellent standard. It is of excellent quality, and will last easily for up to 10,000 kms as it is fully synthetic. You can actually feel the power and the performance this adds to your cars engine.
What is different about running in oil?
Running In Oil has a High Zinc formulation to protect the valve train including camshafts, followers, rockers and pushrods. It allows the piston rings to bed in correctly with the cylinder walls, preventing glazing of the bores and it can be used for both dynamometer and normal road run in procedures.
Who owns Penrite oils?
Today, Penrite continues to be 100% Australian owned and managed by Toby and Nigel Dymond from Melbourne, continuing on the core values and philosophy of the business.
Is Penrite oil made in Australia?
From our humble beginnings in Melbourne nearly 100 years ago, Penrite Oil is still proudly Australian Made and committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products made RITE here in Australia.
How long does Penrite oil last?
We give our oils a shelf life of 5 years if unopened and stored correctly.
What is running in oil?
Running In Oil is a premium mineral, SAE 15W-40, non friction modified, low detergent & dispersant engine oil, designed for the critical running in period for both new, re-built and crate engines. Running In Oil has a High Zinc formulation to protect the valve train including camshafts, followers, rockers and pushrods.