Haldimand Synthetic Oil Motor Oil Properties Guide
The primary function of the engine oil is to lubricate moving parts. The oil forms a hydrodynamic film between metal surfaces, preventing metal-to-metal contact and reducing friction.
There are Benefits in Understanding Kinematic viscosity and Dynamic or Absolute viscosity
Vehicle maintenance is an important part of preparing for winter months. Extreme winter weather can make breakdowns especially dangerous, and most people aren't aware of the effect cold weather has on conventional Lubricants.
A New Level of Protection and Performance on the Horizon. The new Signature Series, XL and OE formulations launching this fall place our passenger car motor oil (PCMO) line ahead of the game.
Is Synthetic Oil Better For My Car? It is generally accepted that synthetics outperform conventional oils, but many people don't understand why. The differences begin at a molecular level.
How does motor oil become contaminated? Commonly through abrasives, and combustion by-products.
Passenger car motor oils, the base oil makes up 70 to 80 percent of the final product; additives comprise the other 20 to 30 percent.