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15Aug 2017
Vegetable oil for diesel fuel?

McDonalds or KFC: Should I Run Vegetable Oil in my Diesel? Mark Nyholm|Apr 14, 2017 3:45 PM Ever drive down the road in the middle of nowhere and run across the scent of French fries? Maybe it made you think some punk threw his garbage from his car into the ditch and the wind was […]

14Aug 2017
The Antifreeze solutions

Use High-Quality Antifreeze to Guard Against Cooling-System Problems Antifreeze/coolant is critical to proper engine operation, but it’s often overlooked when performing preventative maintenance. One reason is many motorists simply don’t understand the importance of a properly functioning cooling system to maximum engine performance. Another reason is the confusion surrounding the different “colors” of coolants on […]

14Aug 2017
Amsoil ATF

Shift to AMSOIL Protection  If Everyone used AMSOIL’s ATF Over Other Brands the Nation Would Reduce Transmission Failures By At Least 10% – Think of the Money Saved AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid has been proven in the field to deliver reserve protection against heat and wear. The demands on today’s automatic transmissions […]

14Aug 2017
Old Evinrude still going strong around the nation

Synthetic 2-Stroke Oil Keeps 1974 Evinrude Outboard Running Strong So many variables determine the life expectancy of an outboard motor that it’s hard to predict with any accuracy how long an outboard motor will run. But almost anyone would agree that a 1974 Evinrude that is still performing well in 2017 is unusual. If you’re […]

10Aug 2017
Clean Turbocharger

Solving Next Generation Turbo/GDI Problems These increasingly common features of modern engines heighten power and efficiency, but also present serious challenges to motor oil. The push toward smaller, fuel-efficient, yet powerful engines has driven the development of several key technologies. Gasoline direct injection (GDI) and turbochargers are now common features of passenger cars and light […]

10Aug 2017
automatic transmission issues

Common Fixes for a Transmission that Jerks or Hesitates John Baker|Jun 05, 2017 8:52 AM Here are a few common reasons why your transmission may shift erratically, jerk or hesitate. • Low fluid level • Depleted fluid frictional properties • Poor cold-temperature fluidity Start with the easiest fix There’s an old adage when troubleshooting: start […]

10Aug 2017
European 0W-40 Synthetic Oil

A Premium Choice for European Vehicles   AMSOIL European Car Formula Synthetic Motor Oil is engineered to meet the specifications required by European manufacturers. Many installers lack a European line that provides the depth of coverage provided by European Car Formula. Make sure your accounts are aware of the broad coverage you provide. EUROPEAN CAR […]

10Aug 2017
Echo String Trimmer Oil is Crap

Just the Facts: The ECHO String Trimmer Technical Study Ed Newman|Dec 07, 2016 3:03 PM As my friends and family will attest, I have a wide range of interests, but small-engine repair has never been a hobby of mine. Nevertheless, because I own a little property, I’ve had to own all the basic equipment necessary […]

08Aug 2017
Amsoil Dealer Training Manager Steve LePage

AMSOIL Quickshots on Finding New Dealers By Steve LePage: Transcript from video: Hi, everyone. AMSOIL Dealer Training Manager Steve LePage here with another edition of Quickshots. Back in 1973, AMSOIL founder Al Amatuzio developed and implemented an independent Dealer business opportunity as a means of marketing and selling AMSOIL synthetic oil. A very important and […]

07Aug 2017
Truck full of AMSOIL products for delivery to lube center

AMSOIL BUSINESS IS ‘PERFECT’ FIT                                                                                  Direct Jobber Vic Sorlie of Colleyville, Texas enjoyed his career as an airline pilot. He’s enjoying his career as an AMSOIL Dealer, too. It’s his second favorite part-time job, he said. “In 1998 I was a pilot for American Airlines and was near 49 years old,” Sorlie said. “At […]

07Aug 2017
Road Trip

5 People Who Need to Become AMSOIL Preferred Customers Daisy Quaker|2017 Feature So you love to rave about how AMSOIL synthetic lubricants boost your mpg, or how many miles you’ve gone with your 1992 Taurus, but if you’re not an AMSOIL Preferred Customer (P.C.) and you regularly buy AMSOIL products, you ain’t doing it right. […]

16Jul 2017
Understanding Viscosity - Many mis-understandings

Lubricant Viscosity Explained Ed Newman|May 24, 2017 8:30 AM A lubricant’s viscosity and how it changes under different temperatures and operating conditions is one of the most important properties that determines lubricant performance and protection. Viscosity can be viewed in two ways: • Kinematic viscosity • Dynamic (or absolute) viscosity Kinematic viscosity is defined by […]