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31Aug 2017
Every Day Pontiac

Give Your Everyday Driver the Same Love as your Weekend Fun Machine Parnell Thill|Apr 19, 2017 1:37 PM It’s dirt bike season. Motorcycle season. Boat season. ATV season. Weekend season. The giddy anticipation of Summer. Sunshine. Your favorite malted beverage. Blue skies and puffy clouds. From Friday afternoon at 5:00 until somber Sunday evening, when Monday […]

23Aug 2017
2-stroke oil ratio mix table

Simplifying Two-Stroke Oil Mix Ratios Andy Arendt|Dec 12, 2016 10:11 AM Depending on two-stroke equipment age, brand and owner preferences, keeping track of two-stroke oil mix ratios can be complicated. Professional lawn and landscape companies in particular face challenges when it comes to ensuring employees are using the correct mix ratio. One oil for all […]

23Aug 2017
Mopar in American Flag

Our Favorite Car(s) from Cruisin’ Ocean City Jamie Jarvi|May 26, 2017 1:44 PM   Look at all these nice cars!! I need a raise! Memorial Day weekend is upon us, signaling the unofficial launch of summer and drawing out the masses in search of ways to enjoy it. While camping and traveling are staples, car […]

23Aug 2017
Amsoil presidents Dean Alexander and Alan Amatuzio.

From The Presidents What can we say about Al Amatuzio that hasn’t already been said? We’ve received countless messages and phone calls from Dealers past and present since the passing of AMSOIL founder Al Amatuzio in April. We have personally read every single card and email, and we’ve seen your kind words on the Dealer […]

23Aug 2017
Piston blown by preignition due to low quality motor oil

The 3000 Miles Oil Change Interval Doesn’t Address Oil Quality When people say to me they change their oil at 3000 so not to take any chances that dirt could be causing damage or the oil could be getting “bad”, I say to them, why not change every 50 miles then?? I’m sure the oil […]

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 […]