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AMSOIL BEATS MOBIL 1® AND ROYAL PURPLE® IN INDUSTRY-STANDARD TESTING

AMSOIL BEATS MOBIL 1® AND ROYAL PURPLE® IN INDUSTRY-STANDARD TESTING

  AMSOIL Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil protects against harmful deposits on turbochargers 4X better than Mobil 1 Extended Performance and 3.6X better than Royal Purple in industry-standard testing.*   AMSOIL Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil was tested against two competing brands to determine its level of protection against deposit formation in high-heat turbocharger applications. THE TEST The TEOST 33C test (ASTM D6335) is an industry standard bench test that simulates turbocharger operating conditions. According to the American … Read entire article »

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How Does Extreme Cold Affect Lubricants

How Does Extreme Cold Affect Lubricants

Watch the video to see what happens when AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil and a conventional oil are cooled to -40cº. While the conventional oil fails to flow from the beaker, Signature Series remains fluid and delivers 36% easier and faster cold starts*. This means it can reach vital components faster, providing more immediate engine protection and reduced wear. As the video shows, extreme cold can cause conventional lubricants to thicken, starving vital moving parts of … Read entire article »

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Amsoil motorcycle oil demonstrated outstanding protection in extreme heat test

Amsoil motorcycle oil demonstrated outstanding protection in extreme heat test

To demonstrate its extreme-heat protection qualities, AMSOIL 20W-50 Synthetic Motorcycle Oil (MCV) was subjected to a dynamometer test designed to simulate conditions even more extreme than the demanding stop-and-go driving conditions of a motorcycle rally or parade route. A 2012 Harley-Davidson FXDB Dyna Street Bob motorcycle equipped with AMSOIL 20W-50 Synthetic Motorcycle Oil was operated for 68.5 minutes at low speeds, with significant idle time broken by engine revving and little to no air moving across … Read entire article »

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AMSOIL gear lubes tested to be the best on the market

AMSOIL gear lubes tested to be the best on the market

AMSOIL Gear lube testing know the facts The requirements for automotive gear lubrication have changed over the years, yet vehicle owner awareness has not. Gear lubrication has been commonly considered elementary, but, in fact, it is a dynamic process that requires sophisticated technology.  The differentials that house the gears are out of sight, out of mind. They are neglected. But differentials are just as important to the operation of a vehicle as the engine. An engine … Read entire article »

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