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Video: Understanding a Direct Injection Engine & How it Affects Your Motor Oil

In the name of fuel efficiency, many auto manufacturers have gone to a direct injection engine design. That means the fuel injector nozzle is inside the combustion chamber, spraying fuel […]

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Beware of Premature Camshaft Failure From Using the Wrong Diesel Oil for Breaking in Gas Engines

Some engine builders like to use API CJ-4 diesel motor oil as a break-in lubricant for new engines. That’s because it contains plenty of zinc (ZDDP) to protect flat-tappet camshafts. […]

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Video: 5 Things You Need to Know About Motor Oil

Opinions vary on many facets of motor oil. On what is good, bad, true, or false. Lost in all those opinions, are scientific data-backed facts, says tribologist and Driven Racing Oil’s […]

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Video: Understanding the New CK-4 Diesel Oil Specification

The new CK-4 diesel oil specification prompted Ford Motor Co. to issue a technical service bulletin warning Ford owners not to use it in their 6.7-liter diesel engines. The CK-4 diesel […]

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Video: Frequently Asked Questions About Motor Oil

If you’re interested in learning more about how motor oil really works and how to maximize the performance and longevity of your engine parts, then this video is probably for […]

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The Ethanol Effect: Understanding Ethanol & What You Can Do to Protect Your Ride During Storage

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency seems to love its ethanol. Farmers love it, too. But if you’re a hot rodder–particularly a hot rodder with a carbureted or older-style fuel system–ethanol isn’t […]

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4 Common Motor Oil Myths and Why They’re False

The guys on Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters have exposed some pretty incredible myths. But when it comes to debunking some of the most common motor oil myths, you’d be hard pressed […]

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Video: Motor Oil Viscosity Explained

What’s the most-important property of a lubricant? Viscosity. Learn the difference between viscosity grade and viscosity index. Learn what all of those viscosity numbers and letters mean by listening to […]