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Asked by Aug 21, 2008 at 09:42 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

what is a dry sump oil system

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One where the pump is not submerged in the oil.

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Its a system that uses a tank to collect all the oil and circulate it around the engine constantly with out it running low around corners etc. Its requirement for track racing and drifting especially if you are running a turbo charger.

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