AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-40 Mid-SAPS Synthetic Motor Oil
is specially formulated for the lubrication needs of modern European
gasoline and diesel cars and light trucks. Advanced AMSOIL synthetic
base stocks, premium additives and a 5W-40 viscosity rating make
AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-40 Synthetic Motor Oil highly
versatile. Its Mid-SAPS (sulfated ash, phosphorus and sulfur) formulation
provides excellent protection for emissions systems.
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 your engine.
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 viscosity.
It provides outstanding protection in high-rpm, hot-running engines and delivers
dependable long-term performance for the extended drain intervals set by European
Superior Engine Cleanliness
AMSOIL European Car Formula Synthetic Motor Oil delivers excellent oxidation stability,
heat resistance and detergency to help keep engines clean. It is specially designed
to prevent sludge and varnish deposits for reduced oil consumption, extended engine
life and maximum overall performance.
Minimizes Exhaust Emissions
The mid-SAPS formulation is designed to protect newer vehicle emissions control
systems. It meets current industry and vehicle manufacturer requirements for long-life
protection of catalytic converters and diesel particulate filters (DPF).
The broad 5W-40 viscosity rating, low volatility (burn-off) and wax-free formulation
make AMSOIL European Car Formula Synthetic Motor Oil excellent for extreme hot and
cold temperatures. It helps control oil thickening for easier starts and maximum startup
protection, while resisting elevated heat for long-lasting performance.
AMSOIL European Car Formula Mid-SAPS Synthetic Motor
Oil is formulated to meet or exceed the most demanding
European specifications. It is engineered for European gasoline
or diesel vehicles requiring any of the following performance
- BMW Longlife-04
- MB-Approval 229.51
- Porsche A40
- ACEA C3
- API SN/SM/CF...
- Chrysler MS-10850 (supersedes MS-10896)
- Ford WSS-M2C917-A
- GM dexos2™ (supersedes LL-A-025
- Renault RN0700/RN0710
- Volkswagen 502.00/505.01
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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.
AMSOIL PRODUCT WARRANTY
AMSOIL products are backed by a Limited Liability Warranty. For AMSOIL warranty information, visit www.amsoil.com/warranty.aspx.
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.
TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
European Car Formula 5W-40 Mid-SAPS Synthetic Motor Oil (AFL)
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D445)
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D445)
Viscosity Index (ASTM D2270)
Viscosity CCS, cP @ °C (ASTM D5293)
Flash Point °C (°F) (ASTM D92)
Fire Point °C (°F)
Pour Point °C (°F)
NOACK Volatility, % weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D5800)
Four-Ball Wear Test (ASTM D4172B @ 40 kg, 75°C, 1200 rpm, 1hr), Scar, mm.
Total Base Number
HT/HS (cP) (ASTM D5481)