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1924 Star Engine Info

I've got a couple of questions for the 24 Star motor.
- What's the oil capacity and what oil weight do people normally run. Any issues with running full synthetic?
- I'm trying to figure out what the wire with loop is. Any ideas?

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Where Are You From? New England

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1924 Star Speedster

Re: 1924 Star Engine Info

Shawn,
The engine holds 4 quarts of 10 W 30. The wire on the side is the oil level indicator.
Synthetic oil would be a waste of money in these ancient design engines but would work nicely otherwise.

Where Are You From? Texarkana, TX

Do You own a car built by Durant? 23 Star, 27 Star, 29 Durant

 

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