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Engine Oil Specifications Explained - Simple and Easy Guide

Engine Oil Specifications Explained - Simple and Easy Guide

If you're a car owner, it's important to understand engine oil specifications. Why? Because it directly impacts your vehicle's health and efficiency, it also helps you choose the right one for your vehicle. But don't worry, it's not as complicated as it sounds! Let us help you understand it better.   Understanding Viscosity & Oil Viscosity Grades Viscosity refers to the thickness of the oil and its ability to flow. It's a crucial property, as the right viscosity ensures adequate lubrication across a range of temperatures, reducing wear and tear on engine components. Viscosity grades, represented by numbers such as 5W-30, indicate the oil's flow capability in cold and hot temperatures. The first number, followed by a 'W' (for winter), shows the oil's flow at cold temperatures, while the second number i ... read more

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