Magna-Guard Oil Filter Magnets are SAE “Tested Engine Safe.”
ILSAC GF-6 is the next-generation of standards set by the International Lubricants Standardization and Approval Committee.
Andrew Markel discusses oil specifications on European vehicles, and how international committees often work together to improve oil standards.
Oil specifications are not about the ingredients in the oil, but how the oil reacts to standardized conditions.
Andrew Markel discusses proper oil consumption levels for modern vehicles, and the issues that high oil consumption can cause in the engine.
Andrew Markel discusses the importance of factory fill, and why fluid specifications change after a car rolls off the line.
Since there are varying levels of education around motor oil, the company has released the next round of its educational “Know Your Oil” series.
Andrew Markel stresses the importance of using 0W-20 oil in Toyota vehicles and how it improves startup time and fuel efficiency.
Take a stroll down the motor oil aisle in any parts store and you’ll see row after row of different brands, viscosities and formulations.