Maintenance

18Oct 2017
Handy tools for any garage - magnetic parts tray!

10 Tools That Should Be In Your Garage Andy Arendt|Jun 13, 2017 10:57 AM Due to a slow recovery from back surgery, my father’s garage was in serious need of organization. He had worked as a mechanic in his father’s shop, was a welder by trade and has become a solid handyman over the years, […]

17Oct 2017
synthetic brake fluid dot3 dot4 5.1

Ultimate Brake Fluid – Overbuilt AMSOIL Synthetic Brake Fluids surpass DOT requirements and provide auto enthusiasts and racers with superior high temperature performance. DOT 3 & 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV) Maximum ABS and tractioncontrol performance Covers a broad range of applications DOMINATOR® DOT 4 Synthetic Racing Brake Fluid (BFR) Ultra-high boiling point to help […]

19Sep 2017

The Superior Protection of AMSOIL Synthetic Firearm Lubricant Now Available as an Aerosol Now available in both a dripper bottle and an aerosol can, AMSOIL 100% Synthetic Firearm Lubricant and Protectant effectively lubricates and protects guns, helping extend life and prevent blockage, jams and wear. Outstanding protection and performance in both hot and cold climates […]

17Sep 2017
Oil analysis results

Oil Analysis – Making Sense of Used-Oil Reports Andy Arendt|Mar 24, 2017 9:09 AM Analysis of used oil provides insights into the health of the oil and filters as well as the equipment. While the benefits of analysis are clear, making sense of the report you receive can be a challenge. Unpacking the elements of a typical report is a great way to improve clarity. Each oil […]

10Sep 2017

Greasing not as simple as some think Follow these four guidelines when greasing to keep vehicles and equipment running strong. Mark Nyholm | TECHNICAL PRODUCT MANAGER, HEAVY DUTY The way in which technicians grease equipment hasn’t changed much since the 1920s. That’s when Arthur Gulborg and Oscar Zerk combined their efforts to introduce the lever-action […]

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 […]

10Jun 2017
New Rust Prevention Spray

HEAVY-DUTY CORROSION PROTECTION You gotta try this stuff!!!  AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Metal Protector (AMH) has been reformulated to provide improved performance as a corrosion inhibitor. Call 800579-0580 to get your can on order! MPHD is an easy-to-use, spray-on product that effectively protects metal surfaces that are exposed to the damaging effects of salt, moisture or chemical […]

19May 2017
Engine Flush

Is an Engine Flush Good or Bad? John Baker|Jan 30, 2017 8:54 AM   To flush or not to flush. It’s a question whose answer is obvious in the bathroom, but vigorously debated in the garage. Let’s get right to the point. Is it safe to use an engine flush in an engine with high […]

17Mar 2017
He wishes the VW had a Corvair engine.

8 Overlooked Maintenance Services that Can Help Extend Vehicle Life John Baker|Mar 06, 2017 9:13 AM Despite the hassle and cost of unplanned maintenance, too many of us neglect our vehicles until something fails. These eight often overlooked services can not only help avoid expensive repairs, they can boost vehicle performance, too. Change Transmission Fluid […]

17Mar 2017
Amsoil Commercial Account

Top 7 Reasons to Register as an AMSOIL Commercial Account Josh Kimmes|Feb 24, 2017 10:00 AM     Owning and operating your own business leaves little time or energy for thinking about lubricants. Growing up around my family’s construction business, my dad always brought me along on “Sunday Funday.” These trips were usually to pick […]

27Oct 2016
oil change

Why Do I Need To Change My Oil? Ed Newman|Sep 09, 2016 9:00 AM That’s a good question. The short answer is, “Because the owner’s manual says you’re supposed to.” But why do we have to change it so often? Whether you learned it through your parents’ instructions or by reading the owner’s manual, you know […]

08Oct 2016

How to Check Transmission Fluid (and What Type Do I Need)? John Baker|Aug 01, 2016 8:50 AM It’s a good idea to check your vehicle’s transmission fluid about once a month to monitor fluid level and condition. Check the fluid immediately if the transmission jerks, hesitates or shifts hard. 1. Obtaining a correct reading on […]

19Sep 2016
motorcycle chain needing lube

Outstanding Motorcycle Chain Protection New AMSOIL Chain Lube provides dedicated protection and performance for on- and off-road motorcycle chains.    Use the long developed chain spray that leaves a durable film that won’t fling off. No one likes to change out chains outside of normal maintenance so AMSOIL has developed the penetrating spray that works […]

07Jul 2016
AMSOIL Power Foam

AMSOIL’s Power Foam reaches and effectively dissolves problem causing carbon deposits in your car’s intake system with ease! Use on all gasoline engines. Large and small, two stroke and four stroke. Here’s a blog entry by AMSOIL’s own, Ed Newman: My first car was a 1961 Mercury Meteor, which I got for $125 and drove […]