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Old 03-23-2010, 11:55 PM   #1
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Removed the plug on the sc to check the oil and noticed that it smells like @ss. Is it supposed to smell that bad? What was the other oil approved for use in the sc besides oem?

I noticed that my oil pressure normally falls in the middle of the guage (40ish?) but then spikes up to almost the maximum when I accellerate from a stop. Is that large fluctuation ok or is the pressure sensor bad?
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Yes, the SC oil smells really bad. You can use Mobil1 5w30 synthetic

You oil pressure should be just fine, but the oil pressure sender may be reading wrong.
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