Motor Oil | Fine Print and Misconceptions





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Published on Jan 12, 2017

After years of hearing the same questions and problems about motor oils, we look at the fundamentals that are often overlooked from enthusiasts and normal car people. Are owners using the correct oil for their application?

Whether you drive a Mazda3, Porsche, BMW or Toyota hopefully there is some information here that will spark some thought. This video is not about promoting a specific oil or brand. Whether you use Mobil1, Royal Purple, Amsoil, Redline or Walmart oil, it means nothing if you don't understand the basics of why and when to use certain oils.

00:00 - 1:00 Intro
1:00 - 2:28 Prologue - History Lesson
2:28 - 3:13 Section 1: Usage Cases, Understanding Conditions
3:13 - 10:01 Section 2: Oil Temperatures and Pressures
10:02 - 11:21 Cold Oil Viscosity Demo
11:21 - 13:06 Section 3: Choosing the Right Oil


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