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Old 08-23-2010, 07:02 PM
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Compressor question

I have an Ingersoll-Rand 175 cfm model P175CWD, it has a Deutz F4L1011E oil cooled motor.
I'm getting ready to change fluids and filters and wondered if anyone knows what type/weight of motor oil I should use.
It has around 1,600 on the hour meter and holds 13 qts because of the oil cooler. I'm thinking 15-40 Rotella but not sure.
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Old 08-23-2010, 07:43 PM
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I have an Ingersoll-Rand 175 cfm model P175CWD, it has a Deutz F4L1011E oil cooled motor.
I'm getting ready to change fluids and filters and wondered if anyone knows what type/weight of motor oil I should use.
It has around 1,600 on the hour meter and holds 13 qts because of the oil cooler. I'm thinking 15-40 Rotella but not sure.
Given the temps you are operating in, I would think 15-40 would be fine, but I am far from a skilled mechanic.
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Old 08-23-2010, 08:36 PM
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Old 08-24-2010, 07:03 AM
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Old 08-24-2010, 09:24 PM
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Yes, maybe I should send it to Australia for service.
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Old 08-25-2010, 07:02 AM
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I didnt spend any real time at the sight , but didnt they have manuals to download?
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Old 08-25-2010, 07:04 AM
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Answered my own ? It appears the downloads are only for new stuff.
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Old 08-25-2010, 07:07 AM
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can try this and call and ask. They stock or can get parts for all older IR compressors. I got the # from calling IR .



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rotella is the best thing for diesels
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Old 08-25-2010, 08:16 AM
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rotella is the best thing for diesels
Mmmmm...... yes it is. Sounds tasty. Rotella
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