1. Welcome to Elio Owners! Join today, registration is easy!

    You can register using your Google, Facebook, or Twitter account, just click here.
  2. Hate the new look? Click Here to learn how to go back to the old one!

What Kind Of Motor Oil For Elio?

Discussion in 'Elio Drivetrain' started by MNElio, Nov 22, 2016.

  1. Muzhik

    Muzhik Elio Addict

    Messages:
    751
    Likes Received:
    1,162
    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2015
    Location:
    Iowa
    Personally, I'd welcome an engine that would let me use Crisco. Maybe Canola.
     
  2. MNElio

    MNElio Elio Fan

    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    3
    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2016
    Location:
    MN
    Some customers and investors will not wait that long.

    The investors will want to see a return on the money that they invested .
     
  3. Coss

    Coss Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Messages:
    10,577
    Likes Received:
    15,858
    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2014
    Location:
    Battle Ground WA
    Since the financial side of EM is not and has not ever been opened to the public, we'll just have to believe that it's being handled in a professional way.
     
  4. floydv

    floydv Elio Addict

    Messages:
    1,195
    Likes Received:
    2,678
    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2015
    Location:
    California
    Reservation #:
    16489
    wizard of ahs likes this.
  5. wizard of ahs

    wizard of ahs Elio Addict

    Messages:
    2,187
    Likes Received:
    3,445
    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Location:
    Terre Haute, Indiana
    Reservation #:
    SIL 18112
  6. Muzhik

    Muzhik Elio Addict

    Messages:
    751
    Likes Received:
    1,162
    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2015
    Location:
    Iowa
    Interesting read. I wish they had done some tests on the "high-mileage" oils for cars of over 100,000 miles. My car is 15 years old, with an unknown number of miles since the odometer is broken and doesn't click over the mile consistently, but it's over 100,000 miles.
     
  7. outsydthebox

    outsydthebox Elio Addict

    Messages:
    1,751
    Likes Received:
    5,020
    Joined:
    May 6, 2014
    So, I have to ask you...why are you "wasting your time" on a forum dedicated to a vehicle that doesn't exist? :fencing:
     
    Sam likes this.
  8. electroken

    electroken Elio Addict

    Messages:
    336
    Likes Received:
    794
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2014
    Location:
    Shelton, Connecticut
    Reservation #:
    11346
    Please see post #10.
     
  9. DikiJ

    DikiJ Elio Addict

    Messages:
    115
    Likes Received:
    159
    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2014
    Location:
    Lake Charles, LA
    Reservation #:
    8510
    Me, too. I'll be 79 in July,2017.
     
  10. Coss

    Coss Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Messages:
    10,577
    Likes Received:
    15,858
    Joined:
    Sep 5, 2014
    Location:
    Battle Ground WA
    I believe that you both may have been in the incorrect thread with your posts.
    This thread is about oil type for the Elio, not production schedule.
    You might want to repost your statements over there, and delete these.
    I cannot move individual posts.
     

Share This Page