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 FORMULA FAMILY

European Car Formula 0W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFO):

API SN, SM…; ACEA A3/ B3, A3/B4; BMW LL-01; Mercedes-Benz 229.1, 229.3, 229.5; Porsche A40; Renault 0700, 0710; Volkswagen 502.00, 505.00

European Car Formula 5W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFM):

API SN, SM…; ACEA A3/B3, A3/B4; BMW LL-01; GM LLB-025; Renault 0700, 0710

Manufacturer Approvals:* MB-Approval 229.5; Porsche A40; Volkswagen 502.00, 505.00

European Car Formula  5W-30 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (AEL):

API SN; SM…; ACEA C3; BMW LL-04; Mercedes-Benz 229.51; Porsche C30; GM dexos 2™; Chrysler MS-11106

Manufacturer Approvals:* Volkswagen 504.00, 507.00

European Car Formula 5W-40 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (AFL):

API SN, SM, CF…; ACEA C3; Chrysler MS-10850;GM dexos 2™; Volkswagen 502.00, 505.01; Ford WSS-2C917-A; Renault 0700, 0710

Manufacturer Approvals:* BMW Longlife-04; MBApproval 229.51; Porsche A40

10May 2018
Cows and methanol

What Motor Oil Should I Use in a Methanol Engine? John Baker|Sep 15, 2017 8:49 AM Frank wants to know, via our Facebook page, the pros and cons of using mineral oil versus synthetic oil in a methanol-fueled engine. Thanks for the question, Frank. What is methanol? For those who already know, bear with me. Methanol […]

07Mar 2018
Making synthetic oil

Are all Synthetic Oil Groups the Same? Group III vs IV vs V John Baker|Feb 06, 2018 11:27 AM The simple answer No. In fact, there are wide performance differences between base oil categories. Generally speaking, Group IV base oils offer the best performance, Group III second best, and so on in reverse order. But […]

07Mar 2018
Oil Life Monitor

Oil Life Monitors – Everything You Need To Know Josh Kimmes|Jan 22, 2018 3:31 PM For the past couple months, every time I start my truck I hear an annoying “ding” followed by an equaling annoying message saying “Change Engine Oil Soon.” I know what you’re thinking – you’d better change your oil! My oil […]

06Mar 2018
Warranty Secure

Your Polaris, Ski-Doo and Arctic Cat Dealer Can’t Void Your Warranty for Using Aftermarket Parts or Lubricants Andy Arendt|Jan 18, 2018 8:47 AM As in the automotive market, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have introduced new snowmobiles, UTVs and other powersports equipment with advanced materials and new technologies. Prices have risen considerably the past 10 years, […]

06Mar 2018
Dobie Gillis Statue thinking w/ Amsoil cap

Your Most Common Motor Oil Questions Answered Ed Newman|Sep 29, 2017 11:14 AM One thing the Internet has done is create a lot more “experts.” In the old days when you had a car maintenance question, you knew whom to ask – ‘ol Mike up the street with grease under his fingernails and a rag […]

06Mar 2018
Sema car on Ford

On the Road to SEMA with Chris Mangum of MAD Industries Ed Newman|Oct 30, 2017 9:40 AM It’s been a lot of fun going to SEMA these past 21 years. SEMA seemed big even back then when the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center didn’t exist yet. Today it’s massive and still bursting […]