AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-40 Full-SAPS Synthetic Motor Oil is
specially formulated for the lubrication needs of European gasoline and
diesel cars and light trucks. Its full sulfated ash, phosphorus and sulfur
(SAPS) formulation provides excellent protection and performance for a
wide range of vehicles.
AMSOIL, the leader in automotive synthetic lubrication,
produced the world's first API qualified synthetic motor
oil in 1972. Trust the extensive experience of AMSOIL The First in Synthetics® to do the best job protecting
Full-SAPS Formulation for Maximum Engine Protection
AMSOIL European Car Formula contains high-quality anti-wear additives and
surpasses the tough ACEA oil specifications for high-temperature/high-shear
(HT/HS) viscosity. It provides outstanding protection in high-rpm, hot-running engines
and delivers dependable long-term performance for the extended drain intervals
recommended by European vehicle manufacturers.
Superior Engine Cleanliness
The excellent oxidation stability, heat resistance and detergency properties of AMSOIL
European Car Formula help keep engines clean. It is specially designed to prevent
sludge and varnish deposits, reduce oil consumption, extend engine life and provide
maximum overall performance.
The broad 5W-40 viscosity rating, low volatility (burn-off) and wax-free nature of
AMSOIL European Car Formula make it excellent for hot and cold temperatures.
It helps reduce engine wear, control oil thickening and provide easier cold starts.
Excellent For Turbochargers
AMSOIL European Car Formula’s robust formulation delivers outstanding protection
against the extremely high temperatures produced by turbochargers.
AMSOIL European Car Formula Synthetic Motor Oil is
formulated to meet or exceed the most demanding European
specifications. It is recommended for European gasoline and
diesel vehicles requiring any of the following performance
- API SN/SM
- ACEA A3/B3, A3/B4
- BMW LL-01
- Mercedes-Benz 229.3, 229.5
- Porsche A40
- Renault 0710, 0700
- Volkswagen 502.00, 505.00
Recommended for the extended drain intervals established by
the vehicle manufacturer. Change oil filter at time of oil change.
AMSOIL European Car Formula is compatible with conventional
and synthetic motor oils. Mixing AMSOIL motor oils with other
oils, however, will reduce the performance benefits.
Aftermarket oil additives
are not recommended for
use with AMSOIL motor oils.
HEALTH & SAFETY
This product is not expected to cause health concerns when used for the intended
application and according to the recommendations in the Material
Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). An MSDS is available via the Internet at www.amsoil.com
or upon request at (715) 392-7101. Keep Out of Reach of Children. Don’t pollute.
Return used oil to collection centers.
For warranty information, visit www.amsoil.com/warranty.aspx.
European Car Formula 5W-40 Synthetic Motor Oil (EFM)
Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D 445)||13.6|
Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D 445)||83.3|
Index (ASTM D 2270)||168|
|CCS Viscosity, cP @ °C (ASTM D 5293)||5433
|Pour Point °C (°F) (ASTM
°C (°F) (ASTM D 92)||220
°C (°F) (ASTM D 92)||238
% weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D 5800)||8.7|
Wear Test (ASTM D 4172B @ 40 kg, 75°C,
1200 rpm, 1 hr), Scar, mm||0.47|
|Total Base Number||10.1|
150°C, 1.4 x 1.0 x 106 s-1, cP (ASTM D 5481)