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Why Are Synthetics Better?
Synthetic lubricants are chemically engineered from pure chemicals rather than refined from crude oil. That gives them significant advantages over refined oils. Conventional oils - the oils most people are familiar with - are refined from crude oil. Refining is a process of physically separating light oil components from heavy ones. Synthetic lubricants are pure, their molecular structure is uniform, and they are designed to work in applications in which refined oils cannot. There ability in reducing friction, heat and wear for maximum power, performance and fuel efficiency, and resistant to high temperature burn-off, chemical breakdown and sludging makes them superior to all petroleum oil keeping engines cleaner. What
difference between synthetic and conventional oil?
Better Fuel Economy|
Fuel economy is becoming more important with each passing year. Gas and
diesel prices keep rising, putting a major strain on businesses that
rely on vehicles and heavy equipment in their daily operations. AMSOIL
synthetic lubricants improve fuel economy by allowing moving parts to
move more freely, using less energy and creating less friction than when
conventional lubricants are used. Industry tests demonstrate an average
conservative decrease in fuel consumption by two to five percent by
switching to synthetic lubricants. Many AMSOIL customers report even
larger gains in fuel economy.
Extends the Vehicle Life
AMSOIL synthetic motor oils are specially designed to protect engine
components, extending the life of the engine and reducing the need
for replacing engine parts. They are also thermally stable
with a strong resistance to high temperature volatility (burn-off),
preventing sludge deposits and keeping engines clean.
The Right Choice for the Environment
It is estimated that over 240 million gallons of oil are improperly
discarded annually. Dumping 240 million gallons of oil is nearly the
same as two Exxon Valdez spills each month. Just one quart of used
oil can produce a two-acre oil slick. One gallon of oil can make one
million gallons of water too foul to drink and 35 ppm of oil will
doesn't have to cost you a lot of money. In fact it will
save you money and prolong the life of your vehicle. If the 243
million cars (excluding trucks, buses and taxis) in the United
States were equipped with AMSOIL motor oil, only 3.5 billion to
16.2 billion quarts of oil would be consumed instead of 20.2
billion to 40.5 billion quarts, assuming an average service-life
of 100,000 miles. Find out more about
Going Green here.
AMSOIL Recognized for its Commitment to
AMSOIL products were promoting environmental sustainability long
before it became fashionable. Today, the company’s environmental
management system extends well beyond its products and has been
registered to the ISO 14001:2004
standard. Becoming registered to the
ISO 14001:2004 standard
provides assurance to AMSOIL Dealers, customers and accounts
that AMSOIL takes environmental stewardship seriously and has
implemented processes to ensure reduced environmental impact
Why Use AMSOIL?
AMSOIL has been the leader in synthetic lubrication for automotive service since 1972, hence its name "The
First In Synthetics®" Compared to conventional petroleum based lubricants, AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oils yield significant increases in fuel economy. Know the Facts, AMSOIL Saves You Money! AMSOIL extended drain intervals mean fewer oil changes, long term savings and convenience.
Because AMSOIL oil is the best! Extensive testing against 10 competing conventional, synthetic and synthetic blend motor oils proves AMSOIL oil outperforms all competitors and provides consumers with the following benefits:
Testing details AMSOIL Synthetics provides low temperature fluidity for fast, dependable winter starts and cold start protection. They exceed the most demanding world-wide performance standards and meet or exceed all warranty requirements for all domestic and imported vehicles, both turbo-charged and & non-turbo-charged. Check AMSOIL motor oil comparison tests against 10 conventional petroleum and synthetic oil brands.
The use of AMSOIL
synthetic motor oil, gear lubes and transmission fluids can have a profound
impact on fuel economy. Industry tests demonstrate an average conservative
decrease in fuel consumption by two to five percent by switching to
synthetic lubricants. Many AMSOIL customers report even larger gains in fuel
It does little good worrying about whether
fuel prices will go up or down. Very few people have control over the
price of fuel at the pump. What you should focus on, then, are things
you can control. Foremost among these are the lubricants you use in your
engine and drivetrain.
10 Reasons Synthetic Oil Is Superior To Conventional Petroleum Oil
1. Superior wear protection…. Engines last longer|
2. Improves fuel economy… More miles per gallon
3. Easier cold starts
4. Cooler running engines in high heat
5. Reduces engine deposits
6. Resists oxidation and thermal breakdown
7. Increases horsepower
8. Superior shear stability and film strength
9. Extended drain intervals produce environmental benefits
10. Reduces exhaust emissions
10 Myths About Synthetic Oil
AMSOIL Can Save you Money on Fuel
Fuel economy is
becoming more important with each passing year. Gas and diesel prices keep
rising, putting a major strain on businesses that rely on vehicles and heavy
equipment in their daily operations. AMSOIL synthetic lubricants improve
fuel economy by allowing moving parts to move more freely, using less energy
and creating less friction than when conventional lubricants are used.
Not everyone is able
to downsize their vehicle every time gas prizes go up, but whether
you downsize or not, you'll want to switch to AMSOIL synthetic
lubricants and fuel additives for more efficient, cleaner engine
AMSOIL P.i. Performance Improver increases fuel economy, reduces
emissions and restores vehicle power and performance by dissolving
and removing combustion chamber, intake valve and fuel injector
deposits. In fact, field testing shows AMSOIL P.i. provides an
average fuel economy improvement of 2.3 percent and up to 5.7
percent. Because of this substantiation, as well as the company’s
confidence in the performance benefits of P.i.,
View the AMSOIL Saving Money Brochure
Featured Products & News
FTC Enforces Magnuson-Moss Act Against BMW
In March, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
charged BMW with violating the “tie-in provision” of the Magnuson-Moss
Act by stating within Mini owner’s manuals that “only Mini dealers are
to perform oil changes” as a condition of the four-year, 50,000-mile
limited warranty. In a major victory for the aftermarket, BMW has agreed
to a pending settlement with the FTC and will discontinue the illegal
practice. Read the details
My AMSOIL Garage is Free to Use for Everyone
The ability to store
information for virtually any vehicle, including motorcycles,
lawn and garden equipment, heavy-duty trucks and more.
The ability to store
information for stationary equipment, including compressors,
chop saws, generators and more.
record-keeping capabilities, allowing users to track all
maintenance services, such as belt changes, brake work, tire
changes and more.
While My AMSOIL Garage still provides easy and fast product
lookups for passenger car/light truck applications, it now has also
become a complete vehicle and equipment maintenance software
Read More & Watch Video
Application and Cross Reference Guides
Order AMSOIL oil and lubricants today and start experiencing the benefits of the best motor oil.
The AMSOIL Online Product Application Guide gives
you fast, easy access to vehicle data.
Our Online Product Application Guide is an interactive tool that
provides you with comprehensive information for all your lubricant,
air and oil filtration, spark plug, wire set, and wiper blade needs.
No other company offers you this type of access to product
application information and ordering convenience! The
Filter Cross Reference guide
will return the corresponding AMSOIL, Donaldson, MANN, and WIX
filter(s) for any manufacturer filter number. AMSOIL provides
filters for both Car/Light truck, Motorcycles, Powersports, Small
Engine, Vintage, and Heavy Duty applications. Be sure to print
out your vehicle information and save in a convenient location for
future reference. Scan the code to go to the mobile version on the
Online Product Application Guide or go to mobile.syntheticoils.us
Products Should I Use In My Vehicle? Ask Us Now...
Contact Jeff Fisher
a Independent AMSOIL Dealer today at 866-292-4700 or by e-mail to find out more about wholesale pricing, and get a savings of 20%-25% off retail on your AMSOIL purchases.