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Old 01-22-2013, 01:27 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by CDNFocusFan View Post
I'm from Toronto but working on a contract up in northern Ontario.
At temperatures that low, it sounds like your car would need a 60%/40% or 70%/30% (which I don't even think is recommended) coolant to water ratio. And I'd say screw Ford and get some Mobil1 full synthetic 0W-20.

Also, what temperature does 5W-20 oil freeze at...?

EDIT: Apparently it's called a "pour point" in oil. As it turns to peanut butter and is basically useless.

And I don't even know how well that number relates to "rapid cold starts" - whatever those are... Where are those users that praise AMSOIL when you need them?
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