ServicePro SAE15W-40 Heavy Duty Engine Oil API CJ-4/SM
Manufactured for AIOD, Montrose, CO
Purchased in: Shell, Monaca, PA
Date of purchase: 3-17-2012
The results of the tests conducted on this sample meet the requirements of an API CJ-4/SM Engine oil.
PETROLEUM QUALITY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
|TBN, mg KOH/g, (ASTM D2896)||9.7|
|Viscosity @ 100ºC, cSt, (ASTM D445)||12.5 to 16.3||15.61|
|Viscosity @ 40ºC, cSt, ASTM D445||120.67|
|Viscosity Index (ASTM D2270)||136|
|Viscosity @ -20ºC mPa s (cP) (ASTM D5293)||7,000 Max||5,902|
|Volatility, mass % loss, 1 hr, @ 250ºC (ASTM D5800)||13 Max||11.6|
|Nitrogen μg/g (ASTM D-5762)||908.8|
|Phosphorus, ppm||600 to 1200||1,067|
|Sulfur, ppm||4,000 max||3,443|
b- Standards, shown in yellow are established by API, SAE and others. Ranges, shown in teal, represent the high and low data for the 13 major brands of API SN ILSAC GF-5 tested in September 2011.
c-Test Method for metal analysis is ASTM ASTM D5185.
d- Although silicon is used as an antifoam additive in lubricants, concentrations above 7ppm have been linked to contamination from abrasive material,
e- Average of the 13 major brands of API SN ILSAC GF-5 tested in September 2011.
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The following is a comparison of the test results for the sample of ServicePro tested with the API SM requirements.
The viscometrics meet the required targets for a 15W-40.
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