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Motul Adds Line of Motor Oil for High-Performance Vehicles

The 100% synthetic, ester-based oil replaces and expands upon the Motul Sport line and is available in four viscosities.

AMSOIL Adds 2 New Viscosities to Synthetic European Motor Oils

The additions are part of a formula designed for the unique demands of gasoline, diesel and hybrid European vehicles.

Common Causes of Oil Leaks

Generally speaking, there are only a few common causes for the majority of oil leaks on the road.

A Simple Solution to Prevent LSPI in Turbocharged Engines

LSPI is one of the most common problems found in today’s turbocharged GDI engines.

Diagnosing And Repairing Common Fluid Leaks In A Vehicle

Addressing the problem doesn’t always require an expensive trip to a repair shop.

VIDEO: High-Mileage Motor Oils

This subject used to be so simple.

High-Mileage Motor Oil
Quaker State Announces 3 Motor Oils Now Available At Retailers

The motor oils provide protection for high-mileage, European or new and old vehicles.

Motul Debuts Improved 300v Racing Oil At 24 Hours Of Le Mans

The new 300V range ensures maximal oil-film resistance and consistent oil viscosity.

Take 5 Announces Annual Fundraiser For Kids’ Hospitals

Each year, Take 5 raises funds to ensure that these hospitals can continue providing children with the necessary care without financial limitation.

VIDEO: Resetting The Oil-Life Monitor

It’s safe to assume that every 2007-and-newer vehicle has an oil-life-monitor reset procedure.

VIDEO: Domestic Engine-Oil Specifications

When an OEM writes the word “recommends” in the service information or owner’s manual, it should be read as “required.”

Idemitsu Lubricants Introduces New GF-6 Lineup

The new line of fully synthetic motor oils meets and exceeds the new SP/GF-6A industry standards.