Solve ethanol issues before they arise

The fuel some love to hate isn’t the problem – letting gasoline sit too long is the real problem. How did an alternative fuel made mostly from corn grown in the Midwest become a political lightning rod? Whatever the reason, […]

The Effects of Turbocharges and Gasoline Direct Injection

These increasingly common features of modern engines heighten power and efficiency, but also present serious The push toward smaller, fuel efficient, yet powerful engines has driven the development of several key technologies. Gasoline direct injection (GDI) and turbochargers are now […]

UPGRADE PROTECTION FOR INDIAN SCOUT AND VICTORY MOTORCYCLES

AMSOIL 15W-60 Synthetic V-Twin Motorcycle Oil (MSV) expands the V-twin motorcycle oil product line. It is recommended for the popular Indian* Scout* and all Victory* motorcycles, providing opportunities for sales where none existed before. Like the rest of the V-twin […]

Engine Airflow Equals Engine Power

Maximizing two-stroke equipment power and operability Requires an oil that fights deposits. An internal-combustion engine needs three things to run: fuel, spark and air. Most people realize the importance of fuel and spark, but air is often overlooked. Maybe it’s […]

The industry has low-speed pre-ignition in its sights

Today’s smaller, hotter-running engines pose significant challenges to lubricants. The latest is a phenomenon called low-speed pre-ignition (LSPI), which can destroy pistons and connecting rods. What is LSPI? As its name implies, LSPI is the spontaneous ignition of the fuel/air […]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT DIESEL OILS

Signature Series 5W-30 (DHD) Newer Over-the-Road Trucks Mixed Fleets Signature Series 5W-30 is a versatile oil aimed at mixed fleets of diesel and gasoline vehicles, simplifying maintenance and lubricant inventory. Its extended-drain capability further maximizes convenience and minimizes downtime for […]

AMSOIL SABER 2-STROKE OIL CUTS COSTS 50 % OR MORE

Using a leaner mix ratio than the 50:1 ratio typically recommended by manufacturers can translate into significant savings. For this strategy to work, however, the oil must protect modern, hot-running two-stroke equipment from the negative effects of heat, including wear and […]

PERFECT PAIRING:

SIGNATURE SERIES MOTOR OIL AND EA® OIL FILTERS Combining premium motor oils with a premium oil filter is necessary for total engine protection Complete engine protection is a team sport. The long-term effectiveness of the quality motor oil is often […]
NEXT GENERATION DIESEL PROTECTION

NEXT GENERATION DIESEL PROTECTION

6X More than What? The Detroit Diesel DD13 Scuffing test evaluates a lubricant’s ability to protect against wear between an uncoated piston ring and cylinder liner. What does that mean for diesel customers? Better protection against scuffing better protection against […]

Fuel Dilution Can Wreck Havoc On An Engine

Gasoline and diesel fuel are great solvents. Their solvency isn’t so great when gas or diesel fuels infiltrates your engine’s crankcase and contaminates the motor oil, a condition known as fuel dilution. Of course, vehicle owners prefer no fuel mixes […]