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Author Topic: 8V92 Oil  (Read 26429 times)
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« Reply #45 on: September 13, 2013, 11:13:37 AM »

In case you have a 149 series in your bus, 50 weight is also recommended (LOL). Good Luck, TomC

Tom & Donna Christman. '77 AMGeneral 10240B; 8V-71TATAIC V730.
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« Reply #46 on: September 13, 2013, 12:17:01 PM »

You got it, I stayed clear of the 149 & 278A series, but had to get into the 110 series in case  you need any timing pins for a 110 ?.
Think can still find a few.
The reason for the 50 is better proven luck on the 8V-92 rear main, the 6V does not seem to have the issue.
As for the AT&T operation, my guess it was with the 12V-71 or 16V-71 as the71 series does not have the rear main issue like the 92, the part is a generator has a different duty cycle than a highway engine, like never being loaded under 1800 rpm etc, etc. when oil pressure is lower, off idle WOT.
Just another experienced view.
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« Reply #47 on: September 13, 2013, 12:53:19 PM »

Any Oreillys can order Delo 100 in straight 40.....that's where I get mine.   


Coming soon.....need of a bus-friendly RV park.....that values Liberty!

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« Reply #48 on: September 13, 2013, 07:41:15 PM »

Any O'Reillys can order Delo 100 in straight 40.....that's where I get mine.

Part Number:  100-40-1 CHV  (CHV goes in vendor box, if counterman's stumped.)

FWIW & HTH. . .


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« Reply #49 on: September 14, 2013, 07:01:06 PM »

Worked around the 12v71 generators at our hospitals.  they were tested once a week. 0 to 18oo rpm in a instance. if not special detroit men were sent to check.

Not a room to be in pulling telephone wire through during a lightning storm.

instance hearing problem.

uncle ned

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