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Compressor oil

Posted by JohnP-390097 - Created: 3 years ago
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Posted by JohnP-390097 - 3 years ago

Thank you, I have 15w-40 multifunctional for my tractor, I will use that.

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Posted by Fitter - 3 years ago

John-the main difference between compressor oil and ordinary engine oil is that compressor oil does not contain detergents, because compressors don't mess up their oil with products of combustion like an engine. The 10W - 40 diesel spec oil you have should be fine, it's just a bit over specified for a compressor that's all.