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Old 12-12-2006, 08:54 AM   #1
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I am just curious. Why do S1 & S2 Oil Gauges go up to 120 PSI and an LG3 and LN3'* oil gauges only go up to 80 PSI. Whats up with that?
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Just the over the top pressure range an engineer decided upon.

S2'* do tend to run higher pressure into the higher mileage. For example my 97 runs an easy 60lbs cruising down the highway. The S1 I owned would run around 45-50lbs
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I think that the newer engines have tighter tollerances...

But for reference on a cold day when I start up, I get 70psi.... when I take off and go I am at 80 Psi untill things warm up...

On my LN3'* you will seldom ever see much more than 60 psi, and if you do it may be 65 psi..

Generally all 3800'* should do 60 Psi at roadspeed..

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Mine does 420 while cruising. 280 at idle. :P
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OMG you're cars gonna blow up. j/k
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Mine does 420 while cruising. 280 at idle. :P
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must be a Canadian thing
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Mine does 420 while cruising. 280 at idle. :P
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must be a Canadian thing
Yeah, all you silly Americans, divide those numbers by 7
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Mine does 420 while cruising. 280 at idle. :P
yours to?...

must be a Canadian thing
Yeah, all you silly Americans, divide those numbers by 7
silly canadian dont multiply it by 7 in the first place
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feets, do you suppose you could make an effort to stay on topic? In EVERY topic you post in?
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