Addressing Low Speed Pre-Ignition in Direct Injection Engines

SN Plus: Addressing LSPI in Direct Injection Engines.  November 6th, 2017  The implementation of the next ILSAC engine oil service category for passenger cars, ILSAC GF-6, has been delayed. This delay has pushed Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) that produce vehicles powered by gasoline direct injection engines (GDI), to look for

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THE POWER OF TWO

FEWER BRANDS… AN EXPANDED PROMISE In 2016, Phillips 66 will  consolidate it’s brand portfolio to Phillips 66® and Kendall Motor Oil®. This move will allow us to maintain our high-quality products and technology while making a shift toward simplicity and reliability. We have received a lot of feedback from our

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SAE ENGINE OIL VISCOSITY GRADES

So, what do those numbers on the bottle actually mean? Viscosity is defined as a fluids resistance to flow, the unit of measurements that we are concerned with in classifying engine oils are cSt (centistokes) and cP (centipoise). The numbers you see on the bottle are from the SAE J

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How much do you know about oil?

Are you convinced that thinner oils are only recommended for better fuel economy ratings? Do you believe thicker oils are better than thinner oils? Or, oil is just oil? Actually there’s much to learn about today’s engines and the oils that protect them; for instance, thicker is not better and

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